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Creating sustainable growth through agriculture

You Reap What You Sow is a successful agricultural co-operative located in the Mohlakeng township, west of Johannesburg. Launched in 2011, the initiative is 90% black-women owned and employs 12 people and creates a further 36 job opportunities through learnerships as well as seasonal and casual employment. The initiative is a partnership between the West …

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An Award for a new deciduous farmer or enterprise who has performed exceptionally

Vergelegen Boerdery in the Breederivier Valley have proven what can be done when beneficiaries of land reform are serious about business and are linked to the right partners.  There are seven trusts with shares in the company.  They plan to have 100 ha of table grapes by 2020 and to extend the pack house to …

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Rooftop hydroponic farming comes to Joburg’s inner-city CBD

SAB and AB InBev Africa has introduced its first group of ‘urban farmers’ in Johannesburg’s inner-city and surrounds with the installation of three 200m2 rooftop farms, facilitated by its youth entrepreneurship programme, SAB KickStart, in partnership with the City of Joburg, the Department of Small Business Development (DSBD) and the Small Enterprise Development Agency (SEDA). …

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