Verhoest has been constructing machines for agro industry for more than 140 years. The company has an excellent reputation with the surrounding farmers and has much evolved with the demand. The production has been extended with leek harvesters, wash and peeling machines, planting machines, trailers and hydraulic spraying machines. The purpose is always to simplify the work on the field. The advice of the surrounding farmers results in good working machines for many years all over Europe. Construction in its own house together with continually looking for new methods guarantee a high quality that is praised everywhere. A permanent service solves quickly any problem.
- Business Type:
- Industry Type:
- Agriculture - Crop Cultivation
- Market Focus:
- Internationally (various countries)
1869 : Pieter Verhoest, smith in Rumbeke, started the construction of agricultural machines. Later on his son Henry also worked together with him.
1937 : Paul and Gustaaf, sons of Henry, took over the company.
1986 : Marc Verhoest, son of Gustaaf, took over the company and still is general director.