Plastic tanks in agriculture

Farming operations of all types can use plastic or polyethylene tanks for various uses.  Tanks made from other materials are also used but poly tanks offer many advantages such as ease of transport, ease of installation, corrosion & chemical resistance, longevity, low maintenance and affordability.

Plastic water tanks for irrigation

Larger poly water tanks, in the 10000 litre, 15000 litre and 20000 litre tank capacity range, can be used as temporary holding reservoirs for irrigation purposes.  plastic vertical tankThe relative ease of installation and transport makes plastic vertical water tanks ideal for farming operations where the tanks may need to be moved to different fields or orchards.

Plastic chemical tanks for liquid fertiliser

High quality, medium and heavy duty chemical tanks can be used for storing and mixing liquid fertilisers.  Polyethylene has a high resistance to most agricultural fertilisers and chemicals allowing for low maintenance and long service life.

Plastic silo tanks

Polyethylene silo tanks offer many advantages over steel silo tanks and are comparatively less expensive.  Plastic silo tanks can be used for storing animal feeds and products such as molasses as well as some chemicals.
plastic silo tank
The design of the silo tank also allows for easy access to the contents and a trailer or container can be placed under the cone-shaped outlet for easy transfer.

Plastic horizontal tanks

Horizhorizontal tanksontal tanks or transporter tanks have many uses of farms.  Horizontal water tanks (standard duty construction) can be used for transporting water for irrigation, fire-fighting and for re-filling livestock water troughs.
Medium and heavy duty plastic horizontal tanks can be used for transporting liquid fertiliser, chemicals for pesticide spraying and for other liquid chemical applications that may be required on a farm.  Horizontal tanks can also be used as mobile fuel tanks – petrol an diesel can be transported from a fuel depot to where it is required on a farm.

Smaller plastic tanks & drums

plastic storage drumsSmaller plastic tanks and plastic drums have a multitude of uses in a farming operation from storing chemicals, oil, fuel, fertiliser, animal feeds and for containing toxic waste/chemicals for later responsible disposal.

Water tanks in aquaculture

Plastic water tanks are ideal for aquaculture operations with some plastic water tanks purpose-made for fish breeding.  Often polyethylene water tanks are made converted to fish breeding tanks and fish growing tanks by cutting the tops off to create a open water reservoir.

Plastic water tanks and other types of plastic tanks are indispensible for many farming operations.  In South Africa, a well-known and popular choice are tanks and other products made by JoJo Tanks.  JoJo Tanks make a huge range of water tanks, chemical tanks, tank stands and other products, including aquaculture tanks and a range of agricultural products.

JoJo Tanks South Africa offer a wide range of products such as plastic water tanks and chemical tanks to suit every household, business or agricultural need, including silo tanks and silo tank stands as well as other high quality JoJo Tanks products.  See JoJo Tanks’ VERTICAL TANKS, HORIZONTAL TANKS (transporter tanks), STEEL TANK STANDS and OTHER JOJO PRODUCTS and see JoJo Tanks’ NEW 6000 LITRE UNDERGROUND TANKS. Also see our FAQ and WATER TANK PRICES.

JoJo’s superior polyethylene plastic water tanks and steel water tank stands make JoJo Tanks the leaders in plastic water tank technology and the quality, affordability and 5-year guarantee on these water tanks make JoJo products one of the best choices in South Africa.  JoJo’s water tanks and chemical tanks come standard with a number of features that are often lacking on cheaper/inferior plastic tanks made by other companies in South Africa.

We are authorised JoJo Tanks dealers in South Africa and dispatch orders directly from JoJo Tank depots to save on transport costs. Full range of JoJo Tanks products and JoJo water tanks for sale.  CONTACT US for a quote on the right JoJo water tank or other JoJo product for you.  Special discounts are available on multiple orders of chemical tanks and water tanks and to our commercial and government customers. We can usually delivery tanks and tank stands free of charge to business/commercial addresses in South Africa.


(15000 litre and 20000 litre JoJo vertical water tanks & chemical tanks are available on order directly from JoJo Tanks’ main factory)

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