ZZ2 is a South African farming enterprise operating mainly in the Limpopo Province, as well as in the Western Cape, Eastern Cape, Gauteng, North-West Province and Namibia. We produce tomatoes, avocadoes, mangoes, onions, dates, cherries, apples, pears, stone fruit, stud cattle and weaners. The ZZ2 brand is a well-known icon in South Africa with a proud history stretching  over more than a century..

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Latest News

  • ‘What I learnt from the greatest tomato farmer in the southern hemisphere’

    June 20, 2018
    Michael Cordes, marketing specialist from South Africa, talks about important lessons he learnt from the late Bertie van Zyl of ZZ2 farming, probably the biggest field-grown tomato operation in the southern hemisphere.
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  • Rehabilitated owls find a new home in ZZ2’s eco-friendly farmlands

    June 15, 2018
    Natuurboerdery®, ZZ2’s environmentally-friendly approach to farming, contributed to the release of rehabilitated owls in their eco-friendly tomato fields and avocado orchards. Not only are the owls a natural way to control rodents, but the farmlands are a food rich environment for these top predators. The landscape is populated with small game which is a direct result ...
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  • Smoothing tomatoes bumpy ride to Market

    June 13, 2018
    Getting tomatoes to the market can be a bumpy ride. Studies done at the University of KwaZulu-Natal’s (UKZN) Post Harvest Innovation Centre and financed by the Departement of Science and Technology, have showed that transport on South African rural roads is the main contributor to damage. Read more
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Supplies 40% of SA's Tomatoes
8000+ werknemers
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100+ jaar geskiedenis
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