Fyvie Farming I Harrismith, Free State - Agri SAAgri SA

Fyvie Farming

Started by Neil and Pam Fyvie, benefitting farm workers in Harrismith, Free State

Why was it started?
To improve conditions for farm workers

How was it done?
The employers financed cattle for their workers

Social and Economic Implications
The farm employs 450 people seasonally and 180 permanent workers. The farm subsidized 50% of the workers electricity. There is a crèche for farm workers children. There are two soccer teams on the farm financed by the farm.