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Analytical laboratory

The Hortec Laboratorium is situated in Somerset West, our state-of-the-art technology platform enables us to provide various analytical solutions with fast turnaround times.

Big Projects

Live Weather Data - forecasting for the Kruger National Park, In Partnership with iLeaf & Hortec.

pesticide analysis and more

Client Portal

Log in or register on our Client Portal for access to a report archive and other useful tools.

Welcome to Hortec

What we do

The iLeaf weather station is a risk management tool that measures meteorological parameters in your microclimate. The iLeaf portal is accessible on your phone, tablet or computer. Various weather models are available and integrates with your CRI-Phytrisk to meet the decision-making requirements of modern day farming. The Hortec analytical laboratory provides food safety testing, including agrochemical residue analysis as well as microbiology and Water Analysis. Our intuitive online portal makes your decision around compliance easier with our national Logistics infrastructure. We ensure that your samples reach our laboratory fast, so that you get your results in time. Contact us to discuss your needs and see how we can provide you with a solution.

News

Some news and highlights from social media.

long-term forecast for 2024

Weervoorspelling 2024
Kliek asb op een van die skakels hieronder om die langtermynweervoorspelling vir die 2023 somerseisoen te sien.

Langtermynvoorspelling 2024

Hortec (Pty) Ltd joins the Mérieux NutriSciences group


Hortec is excited to announce that we have joined the Mérieux NutriSciences group through their acquisition of 100% shareholding in Hortec. Mérieux NutriSciences - South Africa

Cirrus 50
Full Weather Station 

Take control of your microclimate
This brand new High Quality affordable weather station includes:
- 4G Logger
- Solar Panel
- APN Simcard

for R11 995

Made in South Africa

Contact:
Contact: Gerhard de Kock
+27 (0)71 181 9882
gerhard@hortec.co.za

Cirrus 50 Weather Station

11th citrus research symposium

stall E8

Hortec attended the 11th citrus research symposium - Thank you for visiting us at stall E8 to talk about your needs for MRL testing, water testing and weather stations. Citrus Research International

stall E8

Micro Services

Hortec Micro Services - a complete Accredited range of Chemical and Microbiological Services.

Micro services

Our own stations in Kruger National Park

View LIVE weather data from our own stations in Kruger National Park! Look out for the QR codes next to sighting boards in the park.
iLeaf stations are available at the following camps: Letaba, Lower Sabi, Mopani, Nwanetsi, Orpen, Pafuri, Pretoriuskop, Punda Maria, Berg-en-dal, Satara, Shingwedzi, Skukuza and Crocodile bridge.

Click here > Get the App

QR Codes in Kruger NP

Click here for more information on the crops and models covered by iLeaf.

Innovative Technology

New feature: import IrriCheck Irrigation data into the late blight model.

iLeaf

Contact Us



Somerset West

Ou Paardevlei Rd Unit D45, Olive Grove Industrial Estate, Firgrove Rural, Somerset West, 7130

Ceres

Hortec Office:
Tel.: +27 23 316 1530
P.O. Box 386, Ceres, 6835,
South Africa

Elgin

Hortec Office:
Telephone: 021 859 4242
P.O. Box 108, Elgin, 7180, South Africa

Hoedspruit

Hortec Office:
Tel.: +27 82 779 5886 | 
Postnet Suite 294, Hoedspruit, 1380 | 
366 Kierieklapper Street, Hoedspruit Wildlife Estate, Hoedspruit, 1380
http://www.hortec.co.za 

Jeffreys Bay

Hortec Office:
Tel.: +27 64 813 2532
37 Wonderboom Crescent, Wavecrest, Jeffreys Bay, 6330

Groblersdal

Hortec Office:
Tel.: +27 082 779 5886
12 Villas, Groblersdal, 0470

Augrabies

Hortec Office:
Tel.: +27 082 779 5886
Perseel 695, Augrabies, 8874

Ask us about: Hortec, analytical laboratory, fruit research, pesticide testing, Pesticide Residue Analysis, agrochemicals, food safety, patulin, fruit quality management, maturity indexing, harvest windows, weather stations south africa, weather data, weather stations, forecasting, disease models and iLeaf.

Contact Info

Unit D45, Olive Grove
Industrial Estate, 
5 Old Paardevlei Rd

Somerset West, 7130

+27 218511044

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Downloads & Useful links

Download: Pesticide Residue Request Form, Food Safety Analysis Request Form, and find useful links.

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