19 June, 2018
joins forces with AGFO Expo 2018
Southern African Macadamia Growers Association (SAMAC) has
joined forces with the third annual Agriculture and Forestry
Expo (AGFO Expo), which will take place at the Casterbridge
Lifestyle Centre in White River, Mpumalanga, from 8 to 10
the past two years the AGFO Expo has become renowned as a
successful trade platform for the agriculture and forestry
industries," says Joey Lascelles, AGFO Expo Chairperson.
year we are proud to join forces with SAMAC, which will host
its annual Macadamia Industry Day at the expo on Friday 9
November," she adds. World renowned plant pathologist from
Australia, Dr André Drenth, will be the keynote speaker at
VIP networking event - for SAMAC Industry Day attendees and
AGFO Expo exhibitors and sponsors only - will take place on
highlight of AGFO 2018 is the Fire-Tech day, on Thursday 8
November, which will include demonstrations of and
discussions around various fire equipment and products and
year's expo will also include equipment demonstrations and a
chainsaw competition, and members of the public can enjoy
various competitions, including tug of war, axe chopping,
pit saw and boeresport. Bring the family and relax in our
‘Chill Zone' beer tent and enjoy a traditional South African
braai and entertainment from local bands on Saturday.
main objective of the expo is to provide a reliable and
proven trade platform for the agriculture and forestry
sectors to reach their target audiences, but the event will
be fun for the whole family," says Lascelles.
are a variety of open air and indoor stands available to
suit each exhibitor's needs and they are encouraged to
secure their space early to unlock maximum exposure leading
up to the expo.
comprehensive range of sponsorship opportunities, geared to
driving sales and showcasing products and brands before and
during the event, are also available.
already onboard for AGFO 2018 include Agricolleges International
(prestige sponsor); Ezigro Seedlings (diamond sponsor);
Novon Retail Company (gold sponsor) and Adama, Silvix
Forestry, United Forest Products and Agrimotion (silver
more information about AGFO 2018 and bookings for the SAMAC
Industry Day and Fire-Tech Day, visit www.agfo.co.za or
Facebook: @AgfoExpo; email firstname.lastname@example.org
or contact 082 854 6155.
Source: AGFO Expo