The Western Cape Department of Agriculture held its prize ceremony for the Female Entrepreneur Awards in Stellenbosch last night, honouring the many hard-working women in the sector and the role they...
The 56th annual conference of AEASA is scheduled for 25 to 27 September 2018 at the Lord Charles hotel, Somerset-West. AEASA is a professional organisation of agricultural and related economists in So...
If you have been affected by disaster - please do the following: Receive the form by mail or hard copy from your Department of Agriculture office or download a copy here: English | Afrikaans. Read t...
The 4IR creates an opportunity for the agricultural sector to evolve into an ‘Agri Renaissance’ desired end state, wherein role players embrace technology through the adoption of, amongst others, farm...
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Ministry of Economic Opportunities
Agriculture, Economic Development and Tourism
The Western Cape Department of Agriculture is primarily responsible for the promotion of agriculture in all its rich diversity in the Western Cape. It provides a wide range of development, research and support services to the agricultural community in the Western Cape.
The department's administrative headquarters are situated on the historic farm, Elsenburg, in the picturesque Boland region. We also render services to new and commercial farmers and agri workers from our regional research farms, Further Education and Training Centres, extension offices and state veterinary offices.