Pathan poultry and sugarcane farm

Started by Agribusiness Development Agency (ADA), benefitting emerging farmers inKZN.

Why was it started?
To create an enabling environment aimed at growing the agricultural sector and improving market access for black commercial farmers and agribusiness entrepreneurs, through intensifying land productivity and maximising value-adding opportunities, thus stimulating job creation and economic inclusion in a sustainable manner.

How was it done?
ADA’s intervention:
• Establishment of three new poultry structures, with a capacity of 750 chickens each
• Provision of inputs and infrastructure
• Provision of engineering services.

How was it funded?
Agribusiness Development Agency

Social and Economic Implications
Improved security as a result of installed fencing.
Improved production capacity due to poultry structures.
The farm employs 14 permanent and six seasonal workers.