ASV Farms staff category winners in the Orange River Farm Worker of the Year contest

The staff on ASV Farms production units also achieved good results in the Orange River Farm Worker of the year contest. This is hosted annualy by ORPA (Orange River Producer Alliance) and, with 76 entrants, the 2016 competition was the biggest one yet. We are proud to say that entrants from ASV Farms won first place in three of the seven categories as well as second place in two of the categories!

October 27th, 2016|

ASV Farms staff category winners in the Hex River Farm Worker of the Year contest

Employees on the ASV Viljoen production farms have again achieved well in this year’s Farmworker of the Year competitions. For the many hard working and dedicated people that work on farms in the grape production areas, this competition is the highlight of the year and it is an opportunity for recognition of commitment to excellence and personal empowerment for winners and entrants in the competition’s various categories.

October 23rd, 2016|

Visit to Fruit Attraction trade show, Madrid

During the first week of October the ASV marketing team - Anton Viljoen jr., Gabriel Viljoen, Abie Loubser and George Erasmus - attended the Fruit Attraction trade show in Madrid. “This was a good show with a strong Spanish focus. Although the language barrier was a bit of a challenge, the exhibition was truly top

October 23rd, 2016|

Appointment of Export Manager George Erasmus

  ASV Farms has appointed George Erasmus as the company’s Export Manager. George has been in this newly created post since the start of September 2016 and is assisting the market team to prepare for the forthcoming harvest. Prior to joining ASV Farms George had worked in the retail sector and was based in Dubai

October 23rd, 2016|

Global Fruit Point from Germany sponsors housing improvements as ASV Farms Prosper Fair Farm

Above: Willie and Maggie Pietersen (centre) with ASV Production Director Anton Viljoen (right) and Prosper Fair Manager Leon Nel (left) in front of the Pietersen’s renovated and enlarged home. Housing improvements at ASV Farms Prosper Fair Farm in South Africa’s Hex River Valley have been sponsored by Global Fruit Point, Germany and have brought smiles

March 10th, 2016|