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Seed & Feed Drive

 

Ezigro Seedlings recently contributed as a sponsor in the Seed & Feed drive by Earth’s Call Foundation. We always try to make a positive difference in our communities when ever we can.

Our company ethos is in the importance of giving back and many of our staff offer their services and expertise to local charities.

Below Letter of Thanks from Earth’s Call Foundation and a video link. 

 

ECF Seed & Feed Letter of Thanks Ezigro Seedlings 15-9-2020

Makandi Farming, Avo Dispatch!

Some footage of Ezigro’s 1st load avocado’s for Makandi Farming. Heading all the way to Nothern Zimbabwe! These are our superior Hass avo’s and were grown in 80mm Ellepots. In total 80 000 to be delivered. Footage taken by Beila Cook from Ezigro Avocado Nursery. Enjoy!!

Weekly VEG Packs now available !!

We are excited to announce our new weekly veg packs. Available every week from Monday to Saturday at Ezigro White-River.

Our veg pack list will be made available on this site every week. Come say Hello! Be there early to avoid disappointment!

VEG PACK  18-23 May

VEG PACK 1

COVID 19 UPDATE

EZIGRO SEEDLINGS ADVISORY STATEMENT

For the continued supply of products for the critical food sector, our Ezigro owned and operated Nurseries will remain OPEN in multiple provinces around the country.

Vegetable and Forestry seedling supply will continue as normal to all our customers. Ezigro Nurseries  are open based on guidance from health and government authorities and according to the regulations issued by Minister for Enviroment,Forestry and Fisheries, Barbara Creecy

We are taking  steps , including the option to work from home, staggered work schedules, social distancing and additional safety and cleaning steps to help protect and support our customers and staff.

Our philosophy as a business is to approach this situation with empathy and urgency; Ezigro’s top priority is the health and safety of our employees and of the communities we serve, including our customers and partners. We wish you and your families all the best through this period.

 

 

Please click on below link for further information regarding COVID 19

tps://sacoronavirus.co.za/

Ellepot Machine Arrives!

CEO Ant Baird and Operations Director Jordan Green proudly standing in front of the newly aquired Ellepot Machine

In keeping up with the latest advances in the Nursery industry, Ezigro is excited to have recently purchased a state of the art Ellepot machine. Being the only one of it’s kind in the country this has sent Ezigro Seedlings soaring even further above the rest!

The Ellepot is made of all natural eco friendly & degradable paper filled with your choice of growing media. The Ellepot System is a unique propagation system suitable for propagation of cuttings and seeds for young plants, potted plants, cut flowers, nursery stock, forest plants, and vegetables. The machine will be able to produce 7000 bio degradable Ellepot units per day in either 80mm or 120mm Ellepot grow bags.

GOING GREEN!

Ellepot is an eco-friendly growing system, which helps to grow larger and healthier roots, creating high-quality plants and eliminating the need for plastic.Ellepots are root, air, and water permeable and made from all natural and environmental friendly paper which degrades naturally and will not harm the environment. This ensures natural and fast root development resulting in the highest quality plants. Finally, the Ellepot system helps reducing logistics and labor costs through easier and faster transplanting, eliminates transplant shock, and increases plant quality, health and structure.

BENEFITS:

Ezigro Avocado nursery completed!

Ezigro seedlings is proud to announce the successful completion of our Avocado Nursery! With an annual production of 110 000 clonal avocado trees and state-of-the-art growing facilities we aim to supply the avocado industry with the highest quality trees available on the market today!

The Grafting team hard at work
The man in charge Nursery Manager Brenden Van der Westhuizen and his team.