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Abagold receives a visit from a VIP

On Wednesday, 11th June, Abagold had the privilege of hosting from Mr. Alan Winde, Western Cape Minister of Finance, Economic Development and Tourism.   The purpose of Min. Winde’s visit was to familiarise himself with the commercial aquaculture industry which is an important growth industry in the Western Cape Province. The second reason for his […]

Abagold wins Exporter of the year!

On Wednesday night, 20 March, Abagold Ltd won the inaugural annual South African Premier Business award for Exporter of the year, hosted at the Sandton Convention Centre by the Department of Trade and Industry (the DTI) in conjunction with Proudly South African and Brand South Africa, and attended by 2000 guests. Abagold’s award was received […]

Our new Abagold Head Office!

A new office has become necessary due to the continued growth in staff numbers and operations. We have outgrown our facilities on the Sea View site and were in urgent need of more training, meeting and tearoom space for employees on the farm. The solution was to build a new office and convert the old offices. The […]

Fun, Sun and Broken Eggs!

Abagold recently held their annual year end event, yet this year with a difference. The HR Manager, Lou-Anne, together with management, decided that they would have one event with all employees from all areas of business involved, be it the farms, technical, the factory or Head Office – one event for all staff. This event […]

A hive of activity!

ABAGOLD Newsletter November 2012 Since our last newsletter, Abagold has been a hive of activity! Below are glimpses of the progress made since July 2011. The first two of 15 planned units on Sulamanzi have been completed, and already houses 14 tons of abalone. The farms are managed by Jackie Stewart. The third unit’s construction is underway, and ahead of schedule. The first tanks installed […]