Mr Mokutule Kgobokoe chats to Mr Steve Galane during the communicators forum held at Imbizo Hall, Harvest House
Minister Senzeni Zokwana handing over peach trees to Cllr Thabo Mohoto during Arbor Week launch in Cedarville
Overall Winner of DAFF Female Entreprenuer Awards 2017 Ms Kedidimetse Rakgoale from North West Province with Minister Senzeni Zokwana
Winner of category Best Female Worker in the Sector Ms Zona Nzimande from Eastern Cape Province
Minister Senzeni Zokwana chats to wine specialist at Elsenburg Agricultural Institute
Minister Senzeni Zokwana having a conversation with top officials during his visit to Elsenburg on women's day.
ATI Graduate Entrepreneur Award - Sonwabile Fadana
Young Entrepreneur with Disability Nyiko Macheke
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Meat Inspection Scheme National Government gazette notice number 40965 7-7

I, Senzeni Zokwana, Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, in terms of section 12(1) of the Meat Safety Act, 2000 (Act No. 40 of 2000), hereby publish the Meat Inspection Scheme for implementation in the Republic of South Africa.The application closing date for prospective assignees is on the 4th of August. Please read in invitation letter published with the Scheme ...read more

3rd AFAAS Africa-Wide Agricultural Extension Week  

AFAAS and SASAE together with DAFF will be holding a joint conference on the theme of “Scaling up climate smart agriculture (CSA): integrating youth, women, and the digital revolution”. The theme was selected in recognition of the fact that climate change is having grave impacts on resource-poor African farmers and increasingly contributing to food losses along the whole value chain. According to the World Bank Group, FAO and IFAD (2015)...read more | Media Alert | Speech delivered by The Honourable Senzeni Zokwana

South Africa to host the 3rd Agricultural Extension Week Conference in Durban

The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) in partnership with the African Forum for Agricultural Advisory Services (AFAAS) and the South African Society for Agricultural Extension (SASAE) will host an international conference that will bring together extension and advisory services practitioners, farmers, researchers, institutions of higher learning from across Africa under one roof.... read more

The Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries General Bheki Cele, together with the MEC of Kwa-Zulu Natal Department of Agriculture and Rural Development Mr Themba Mthembu will visit the first 100% black-owned ,managed and operated strawberry farm under the theme “Together we move South Africa forward: Our Future – Make it work.” Cappeny Estates is farming strawberries of the highest quality by employing breakthrough technology in the field of hydroponic production methods..read more

I, Senzeni Zokwana, Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, in terms of section 12(1) of the Meat Safety Act, 2000 (Act No. 40 of 2000), hereby publish the Meat Inspection Scheme for implementation in the Republic of South Africa.The application closing date for prospective assignees is on the 4th of August. Please read in invitation letter published with the Scheme ...read more | Media Statement

The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries hereby invites all role players in manufacturing, treating, exporting of wood packing material (WPM) using Methyl bromide and Heat Treatment, as well as importers of Methyl Bromide fumigant ,Freight Forwarders and Agents...read more

Purpose of the Delmas imbizo is to steer the focus towards agriculture, forestry and fisheries objectives which directly talk to priorities of Food Security, Job Creation and Contribution to the country’s GDP, while increasing the participation of stakeholders and communities by having meaningful interactions and unpacking the Nine-Point Plan aimed at igniting economic growth and job creation as announced by the President in his State of the Nation Address...read more

The Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, General Bheki Cele has dedicated 2017 as the year for youth in agriculture, forestry and fisheries. As part of his ongoing interactions with young people in these sectors, the Deputy Minister will interact with young farmers and learners studying agriculture at an imbizo to be held in Ulundi, Kwa- Zulu Natal...read more.

The Western Cape High Court on 4 July 2017 handed down judgment in favour of the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) in the matter involving Viking Inshore Fishing (Pty) Ltd...read more.

The Department alerted poultry owners about the eminent threat of Avian Influenza when Zimbabwe reported their first case at the end of May. The disease, which at that time had been reported in 14 countries, 2 of which were in Africa, had been confirmed in Zimbabwe making it the third country in Africa to be affected...read more | fact sheet

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    1. Mahikeng: 22 August 2017
    2. Female Farmers in the Bokone Bophirima Province have yet again claimed another victory in their efforts to bring economical spinoffs to the province. Farmers were honoured during the 2017 Provincial DAFF Female Entrepreneurs Awards (FEA).The Department of Rural, Environment and Agricultural development as part of celebrating August as women's month hosted...read more

    3. Mahikeng: 09 August 2017
    4. The MEC for the North West Department of Rural, Environment and Agricultural Development Manketsi Tlhape, as part of August Women’s Month, would like to extend her acknowledgement to all women who are doing outstanding job in the agricultural, rural development and environment sectors in Bokone Bophirima province...read more

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