The VKB Group

is a modern, dynamic and leading agricultural enterprise that has for the past 100 years, constantly focused on progressively managing solutions for the changing and various needs of agricultural producers and related stakeholders. Its head office is in Reitz, approximately 200km south of Johannesburg.

The VKB Group as a top agricultural company, proudly boasts an extended network of industries that manages as many as possible of the commodities that are produced within its service region.

Today the VKB Group can be esteemed to be a “house of brands” with a unique composition of brands of companies and products that makes the group one of the leaders in the agricultural environment.

The group is also one of the prominent job suppliers in the Eastern Free State and Limpopo that employs approximately 5 500 people. The group forms the cornerstone of the rural economy in the Free State and as part of good social citizenship it increasingly invests in initiatives and infrastructure to the benefit of the communities in which it trades. 

At the VKB Group we are constantly seeking fresh thinking, people empathy, integrity, self-confidence and a great business head employee with a positive attitude as the most essential characteristic. Then we mix these qualities with passion and care to produce the best calibre employees for the VKB Group.

Core values are what support our vision, shape our culture and reflect what the VKB Group values. They are the essence of the Group’s identity.


Perks & Benefits

Employee Discount
Employee Wellness Program
Work Life Balance
Learning and Growth Options
Market Related Compensation
Performance Based Incentive
Employee Workers Trust
Employee Recognition
Employee Embracing Environment

What Our People Say

Rob Farley
Sales and Marketing Director
"VKB has an amazing talent to build, groom and teach its people. This culture is why VKB has managed to build a company that is strategically sustainable and set for growth."
Masenate Hlalele
Assistant Accountant
"VKB environment is conducive to learning and evolving. I'm supported in diversifying my role, enhancing my skills through teamwork so I'm proud to be part of this dynamic group."
Lizzy Makichini
Shift 2 Production Manager
"Joined GFC in 2013 as Quality Inspector and year later was promoted as Production Supervisor. In 2015 I became Senior Supervisor and later in 2018 was promoted to Production Manager. GFC work environment is Amazing"