Kverneland - The world's leading plough manufacturer
The development and manufacture of high quality agricultural implements have been the Kverneland brand's core competencies for more than 100 years. The Kverneland Group philosophy is to contribute to more efficient operations for the farmers with respect to both costs and yield. This is achieved through a leading edge in technology development, which is the basis for Kverneland's competitive advantage.
The brand Kverneland is recognised all over the world for its new concepts and solutions to the challenges facing farming. User friendly ploughs and soil preparation combinations are designed to meet and fulfil the needs and requirements of farmers all over the world. The Kverneland brand means a perfect result every time.
Unique heat treatment technology
The unique process of heat treatment and steel hardening makes it possible to manufacture light yet strong, durable and reliable implements as well as long lasting wearing parts.
Over 100 years of experience
Thanks to over 100 years of experience, Kverneland products are able to meet the needs of farmers both today and in the future. Unique heat treatment, active product development and effective production processes are the reasons why Kverneland is recognised as the best in the business.
Unique quality products
Kverneland offers a wide selection of high quality cultivation equipment concentrated around conventional and reversible ploughs, soil packers, disc and power harrows, rotary tillers and all-purpose forks.
In Australia Kverneland products are distributed by PFG Australia, a leading supplier of tractors and specialist agricultural farm machinery.
PFG Australia is a fully independent and privately-owned group of companies, who have a three-generation history of serving the New Zealand and Australian tractor and machinery markets. In 2017, PFG expanded its international footprint by securing the exclusive distribution rights to Deutz-Fahr tractors in the USA.
PFG now operates as three main trading groups:
- Power Farming New Zealand – wholesale and retail distribution
- PFG Australia – wholesale distribution
- PFG America - wholesale distribution
Collectively, these operations generate an annual turnover of approximately $350m and employ 380 people.
PFG sources leading tractor and agricultural machinery brands from around the world and distributes them through extensive dealer networks in all three countries. Without exception, the brands concerned are best-in-class products incorporating the latest in technology and design.
The various local markets are served from strategically located distribution hubs in Yatala (Queensland), Melbourne (Victoria), Christchurch (NZ), Morrinsville (NZ), Fresno (California) and Atlanta (Georgia).
In New Zealand, the company owns, either in whole or in partnership with a local operator, an extensive nationwide network of eighteen dealerships.