Food Security


Media Statement-MINISTER DIDIZA EXTENDS THE VALIDITY PERIOD OF VOUCHERS FOR THE COLLECTION OF INPUTS BY SUCCESSFUL FARMERS FOR THE COVID-19 AGRICULTURAL RELIEF FUND-2020-06-24

Media Statement 24 June 2020   MINISTER DIDIZA EXTENDS THE VALIDITY PERIOD OF VOUCHERS FOR THE COLLECTION OF INPUTS BY SUCCESSFUL FARMERS FOR THE COVID-19 AGRICULTURAL RELIEF FUND   The Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development Ms Thoko Didiza, MP would like to announce the extension of the […]


WORLD FOOD SAFETY DAY-WEBINAR INVITATION-2 JUNE 2020

The Department of Health, Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Developments and the National Regulator for Compulsory Specification, as Competent Authorities responsible for Food Safety and Control, have in collaboration with the food industry, scientific organizations and industry experts, planned a series events and activities through online and virtual […]


WORLD FOOD SAFETY DAY-INFO-7 JUNE 2020

SEE HERE THE LINK FOR REGISTRATION:  https://s.surveyplanet.com/CKFU5_IK1 SEE HERE THE LINK TO THE WHO INFO TALK: SEE HERE CAMPAIGN INFO PACKS: campaign-guide-en wfsd-virtual-event-guide wsfd-2020-en WFSD Programme FINAL3 with LINKS (1)


ADDRESS BY PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA ON SOUTH AFRICA’S RESPONSE TO THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC-UNION BUILDINGS, TSHWANE-24 MAY 2020

ADDRESS BY PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA ON SOUTH AFRICA’S RESPONSE TO THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC-UNION BUILDINGS, TSHWANE-24 MAY 2020 Fellow compatriots, Ri perile, Dumelang, Sanibonani, Molweni, Ndi madekwana, Gooie naand, Good evening. It is exactly 10 weeks since we declared a national state of disaster in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Since […]


MEDIA STATEMENT-MINISTER DIDIZA WELCOMES DONATIONS OF FOOD PARCELS, SANITIZERS AND MASKS BY COMMODITY GROUPS AND THE PRIVATE SECTOR-22 May 2020

Media Statement 22 May 2020   MINISTER DIDIZA WELCOMES DONATIONS OF FOOD PARCELS, SANITIZERS AND MASKS BY COMMODITY GROUPS AND THE PRIVATE SECTOR   The Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development, Ms Thoko Didiza welcomes donations of food parcels, sanitizers and masks by individual farmers, farmer organisations, Agribusinesses […]


WRSA attends meeting with DEFF Minister Barbara Creecy-19 May 2020

See here the message from Mrs Adri Kitshoff-Botha (WRSA CEO) Good morning WRSA members, Goeiemore WRSA lede, Herewith a WRSA voicenote about a recent meeting amongst 11  organisations within the wildlife industry and our combined, collective meeting with Minister Creecy on 19 May. Regards, Adri Voice note received on feedback […]


Media Statement-MINISTER DIDIZA ANNOUNCES THE OUTCOME OF THE COVID-19 AGRICULTURAL DISASTER FUND APPLICATION PROCESS-17 May 2020

https://citizen.co.za/business/business-news/2286241/didiza-says-more-than-15000-small-scale-farmers-have-been-approved-for-covid-relief/ Media Statement 17 May 2020   MINISTER DIDIZA ANNOUNCES THE OUTCOME OF THE COVID-19 AGRICULTURAL DISASTER FUND APPLICATION PROCESS   The Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development, Ms Thoko Didiza announced today the outcome of the Covid-19 Agricultural Disaster Fund application process. The fund intervention of R1,2 […]