New TB Hospital photo

Article 22/04/2011

New TB Hospital

Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe officially unveiled dedicated wards for tuberculosis (TB) patients constructed at the Catherine Booth Hospital in the Mandeni Municipalilty of the Uthungulu District, KwaZulu-Natal province. Read More


Lefuno Managa photo

Article 20/04/2011

Lefuno Managa

Lefuno Managa is young farmer in Vembhe district in Limpopo Province. He started his farming operation in 1993 on communal land, because of his passion about in farming he ended up leasing a 20 ha piece of land from the Limpopo Department of Agriculture and Rural Development. Read More


Restitution photo

Article 20/04/2011

Restitution

The purpose of the restitution programme is to provide equitable redress to victims of racially motivated land dispossession, in line with the provisions of the Restitution of Land Rights Act, 1994 (Act No. 22 of 1994). Read More


Irrigation Series: Flood Irrigation photo

Article 19/04/2011

Irrigation Series: Flood Irrigation

Flood irrigation is still the most widely used irrigation system in South Africa. It is the only irrigation system that has proved itself to be sustainable in small-scale irrigation farming. Read More


New Conservation Documentary photo

Article 19/04/2011

New Conservation Documentary

A game census conducted in 1964 indicated that there were only half a million wild animals left in South Africa at that time. Since then the Hunting and Game Industries in the country is working together to preserve our natural heritage. Read More


Senzangakhona Co-operative photo

Article 18/04/2011

Senzangakhona Co-operative

Senzangakhona Co-operative are said to be successful farmers since they started the business on their own with no assistance from any institution. They approached the office with operational legal entity called Senzangakhona Cooperative which means “are we doing it right”. Read More


Wandering Star Project photo

Article 18/04/2011

Wandering Star Project

In total, the project involves 46 beneficiaries combined with the farm workers. The farm workers have been organized to register a Co-orporative called Sihlekasodwa and have entered into a joint venture agreement with Lakhanya Community Services cc. Both legal entities have established and registered a farming business entity called Wandering Star Trading 38. Read More