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Benefit Sharing

Our raw materials are sourced through a well-established network of rural harvesting programs that fortify our commitment to the promotion of sustainable harvesting of Southern Africa’s precious botanical resources. As a licensed collaborator on a bio-prospecting license with our joint venture partner, Afrigetics Botanicals sales help to create a royalty payment to the national bio-prospecting fund


steve hurt george businessman of the year 2012

Winner! Businessman of the Year

George Business Person of the Year 2012 Winner Steve Hurt (Afrigetics), Alan Winde (Minister of Finance, Economic Development and Tourism Western Cape), Entrepreneur of the Year 2012 Winner Jonel Ackerman (Farm Fresh Direct). Business and Businessman of the Year 2012 Winner 2012 – Steve Hurt (Afrigetics), voted by George Business Chamber. Steve Hurt is a


Vision, Mission and Company Values

“We believe that the botanical resources of Africa may hold the key to the treatment of major medical and health ailments and, we want to be at the forefront of these discoveries…” Our Vision Afrigetics Botanicals aim to introduce the world to the vast botanical resources of Southern Africa. Our focus is on the promotion of


Company Profile

Description of Business Established in 2008 by Director, Steve Hurt, Afrigetics Botanicals is currently one of the leading exporters of Southern African medicinal herbs, teas, oils and foods to the international wellness and pharmaceutical industries. Our areas of expertise include; horticulture, African enthnopharmacology, agri-processing and sustainable wild harvesting – which we diligently combine with a



Sustainability is a concept that has remained close to our hearts from the very beginning – it means doing business in a way that allows future generations to prosper, it means having compassion for the earth and its people and – we radiate these values throughout our business. Sustainability means monitoring and controlling harvesting to


SEDA Accredited

Afrigetics Botanicals (Afrigetics cc) is an accredited business with SEDA, a member of the DTI group. In order to ensure that we remain at the forefront of our industry as a thriving and growing  business, Afrigetics Botanicals maintain a strong relationship with SEDA who provide us with ongoing training and mentorship. SEDA has provided us