AgriExpert is honoured to be involved with various empowerment projects in the wine and other
agricultural industries. Our exposure to a variety of projects, including regional development
projects, provides the backdrop and extensive knowledge base with which we can confidently
contribute to any empowerment project and/or planning exercise. This is especially true if the
project structure proves to be complex and it requires inputs from a range of experts from
different disciplines.AgriExpert is well positioned to provide top-class contributions in
association with various other team members, in respect of the following:
Direct involvement with various agricultural land reform projects and National and Regional
development projects such as Riebeek Valley, De Doorns Valley, Tankwa-Karoo Empowerment
Project, Swartland Municipality agricultural maser planning, Beaufort West Municipality
spatial development framework, Area Based Plans for DLA in Free State Province
(Motheo and Lejweleputswa districts), and others.
Involved in the planning and application for water rights in the agricultural sector as
well as the planning and registration of waste water management.
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We are currently engaged with the community facilitation work to obtain local beneficiation for proposed renewable energy projects in Northern Cape Province
(Kathu, Sishen, Kimberley and Victoria West, all solar), Western Cape Province (Gouda and Darling, wind) and in the Eastern Cape Province (Happy Valley, Deep
River and Tweefontein, all wind).
Long and intensive experience in management, financial planning and control, marketing, facilitation, public participation, strategic planning, business
conceptualisation, business planning, and other management aspects. Business development (especially value-adding to primary agricultural produce) for black
economic empowerment (BEE) projects and feasibility studies in this regard.
Very good relationships with institutional role players, such as the Provincial Departments of Agriculture, Land Affairs, Social Services and Poverty Relief, Health
(Nutrition), as well as local authorities and technical partners such as team members and consulting engineers. AgriExpert is commitment to orderlyland reform,
development of human resources, and to the economic and social success of South Africa and all her people.
Involved in the development of new regional fresh produce markets for the emerging farming sector, particularly Philippi Market and Ugu Market at Port Shepstone
in KwaZulu-Natal, particularly with the establishment of the fresh produce supply bases for these markets. Integrated agricultural development planning for
communities, for instance Elim, Goedverwacht, Matjiesrivier and Genadendal, all previously Moravian mission stations.
Specialist knowledge on industry-specific BBBEE concepts, management information systems, nursery systems, plant breeding and seed production, composting for
organic farming techniques, biodynamic composting and conventional composting, mushroom production techniques and low-cost food security/poverty relief food
Specialized Agricultural Services, South Africa.