Greenhouse project - Agri SAAgri SA

Greenhouse project


Started by Top Greenhouses, Israel, benefitting subsistence farmers in KZN.

Why was it started?
To increase employment and food security in rural areas.

How was it done?
The project is managed by Kohwa Holdings SA. Kohwa Holdings are responsible for raising money for green- houses, educating and mentoring beneficiaries on green- house farming. The locals provide labour in the building phase. They are involved in every aspect of farming and mentored and trained until they are self-sufficient.

How was it funded?
Kohwa Holdings SA

Social and Economic Implications
The farmers in the area have seen an increase in income and food security.