Why was it started?
To empower farm workers
How was it done?
140 ha of agricultural land was bought by Fynbos Vrugte en Wyn Boerdery, which is 60% owned by 116 farm workers and 40% by the Lategan family. The workers also own a 15% share in the Lategan’s Breedekloof wine estate, Bergsig.
Social and Economic Implications
The farm workers were empowered with a stake in the business