Streamlining your agri-business operations


In today’s dynamic and competitive agri-business landscape, the effective management of resources, data and operations is paramount for the success and sustainability of an agri-business. Implementing a Business Management Solution has become increasingly crucial in streamlining processes, enhancing productivity and maintaining competitiveness. From managing inventory and sales to ensuring compliance with regulatory standards, credit control and optimising supply chain operations, a business management system serves as the backbone of efficient and agile agricultural enterprises. In this digital age, harnessing the power of technology through a business management system is not just advantageous but essential for agri-businesses aiming to thrive in a rapidly evolving industry landscape.


How Herbst Software can elevate your agri-business

For over four decades, Herbst Software have been at the forefront of designing, developing, installing and supporting integrated business management solutions tailored specifically for the agri business industry in Ireland. Our comprehensive suite of tools empower agri merchants to automate, streamline and optimise critical business operations, providing them with the essential tools to manage everything from stock and traceability to grain sales and more.


Here are some key benefits of using Herbst Software:

Account Management and Credit Control: Herbst solutions offer robust account management and credit control tools, enabling users to effectively navigate the challenging environment where farmers serve not only as customers but also as suppliers. With Herbst, merchants can efficiently manage credit terms and ensure timely payments.

Stock Management: Herbst stock tools are designed to handle both seasonal and perishable products, with built-in procedures to meet legal requirements when dealing with pesticides, insecticides, herbicides, and fertilisers. With real-time visibility into stock levels and movements, agri merchants can optimize inventory management and minimise wastage.

Special Pricing Tools: Herbst provides specialised pricing tools to help agri merchants control and manage contracts, including harvest intake, repricing and special pricing agreements. This ensures accuracy in pricing and maximises profitability for merchants.

National Fertiliser Database Integration: Herbst seamlessly integrates with the government’s National Fertiliser Database, facilitating agri-merchants in complying with regulatory requirements effortlessly. This integration ensures accurate reporting and traceability of fertiliser sales, enhancing transparency and efficiency in agricultural operations.

Weighbridge Integration: Our fully integrated weighbridge module ensures accuracy and efficiency in weighing operations, while also automating credit control processes. This streamlines operations and reduces manual errors associated with weighing and invoicing.

Integrated Feedmills: For merchants with feedmill operations, our solutions offer seamless integration for accurate stock adjustments, real-time traceability, and bill of materials management. This ensures efficiency and compliance with regulatory requirements.

Touch Screen Point of Sale (POS): Herbst’s advanced trade counter touch screen POS module provides a user-friendly interface for quick and efficient transactions, enhancing the customer experience and improving service delivery.

Co-op Management: With our co-op module, agri merchants can efficiently manage milk purchasing operations, streamlining processes and ensuring accuracy in transactions.

Financial Accounting: Herbst offers a complete financial accounting solution that provides real-time management of accounts, including VAT, interest, VAT RTD, and live profit and loss tracking. This enables merchants to make informed financial decisions and maintain compliance with regulatory requirements.


A Final note

In summary, Herbst Software’s business management solutions are tailored to meet the unique needs of agri merchants, offering unparalleled automation, efficiency, and control across all aspects of their operations. With Herbst, agri merchants can drive growth, optimise profitability, and stay ahead in today’s competitive market landscape.

For more info on Herbst’s agri business solutions, give us a call:  (01) 450 9329


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