New farmer development
Senwes Agricultural Services offers the following support to developing producers:
- Assisting developing farmers with various agricultural projects.
- Facilitating Agri BEE at a commercial farm level for producers who wish to implement BEE by means of LRAD.
- Providing necessary information for the preparation of a business plan for financing purposes.
- Evaluating the bottlenecks and opportunities in projects to establish producers.
- Identification of mentors and contractors who can provide assistance to emerging producers where required.
- Providing agronomic, livestock and agricultural economic support to beginner producers.
- Support market access with respect to grain and livestock.
- Credit and crop insurance for developing producers who own land and meet the requirements.
- Provision, facilitation and coordination of training.
- Present lectures about general agricultural issues:
- Information days
- Farmers’ days
- General agricultural advice:
- Telephonic enquiries
- E-mail enquiries
- Personal visits