Coen Bezuidenhout-saadtoetssentrum (Edms) Bpk
This company of the Dry Bean Producers’ Organisation (DPO) previously offered a laboratory service (the testing of, inter alia, dry bean seed and seed potatoes). The functions of the company were, however, unbundled in 2012 and the company is now merely a property company of the DPO owning three plots at Zeekoegat north of Pretoria.
The improvements to the properties include an office block, housing the offices of the DPO Group, a laboratory complex utilised by the seed testing company Plantovita and a seed processing plant and storage facilities leased to the seed company Dry Bean Seed which purchases, processes and packs the seed of various agricultural products including dry beans and maize. Storage and cleaning facilities was added in 2014 which is leased to Seed Pro Processors. Seed Pro Processors cleans grain of various types, including red speckled beans, small white beans, mung beans, popcorn, jugo beans, chickpeas, cow peas, etc.