Agriculture plays a significant role in the South African economy. When combined with linked sectors, it contributes 25% of the GDP and provides jobs to more than 850 000 permanent workers.

Farmers have relied on Absa for strategic planning and the empowerment of farming communities for over a century. Our unique range of agricultural services and solutions provide financial support and peace of mind, no matter the size of your business.


Keep your farm working hard with short-term finance products or an overdraft to cover your production costs.

Working capital

Find out how buying a repossessed or distressed property could be a great investment.

Risk and insurance

Farming is an unpredictable business. Get the cover you need to take care of the risks with our suite of insurance products.


Just because you’re not in town doesn’t mean you can’t do your banking. Explore solutions such as internet, telephone and cellphone banking.

Workplace banking

We offer your employees competitively priced products, preferential service, and convenient access to industry leading transactional and lending products.

Agricultural Outlook 2016

In this edition of the Agricultural Outlook, South Africa’s most respected economists give their advice and opinions on agricultural trends in 2016.

OECD-FAO Agri Outlook

The Agricultural Outlook provides prospects of national, regional and global agricultural commodity markets for the coming decade.

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