The Mayor of Stellenbosch, Conrad Sidego is proud to announce the launch of a special Bee Farming initiative at the Timberlea Farm which attracted investment to the region while also creating much needed jobs.
22 Mar 2014
COMMUNITY Addressing urban ills
The Municipality, Provincial Government, private entities, police and NGOs have committed to being a part of the Qalakabusha Albert Park Intervention Programme to address social ills in the area.
22 Mar 2014
Food security Government sets aside R2 billion
The South African Government has made R2 billion available to support its Fetsa Tlala (End Hunger) Integrated Food Production Initiative aimed at producing enough food to meet the population’s needs.
28 Oct 2013
Saving grace New Land Bank scheme to provide emerging farmers with affordable loans
The Land Bank has secured a funding arrangement with the African Development Bank (AfDB), allowing South African farmers to access a R1-billion fund.
25 Sep 2012
Development boost Gauteng gets inter-governmental protocol
A new inter-governmental protocol, introduced in conjunction with all the municipalities in Gauteng, is set to see more integrated service delivery in agriculture, rural and social development.
17 Aug 2012

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