Quedusizi Besters Project - Agri SAAgri SA

The Just Veggies agri-processing facility

Started by
Omnia, McCain and Bayer

Where
Coronation, just outside Vryheid. KwaZulu-Natal

Why was it started?
Bring agricultural land back into production and develop a new generation of commercial farmers.

How was it done?
“With its good soils, sufficient rainfall and suitable weather, Vryheid is an ideal place for vegetable production. Together with Just Veggies, Omnia, McCain and Bayer Crop Science, a vegetable production partnership has been established to return unproductive land back into production, which will result in job creation and community upliftment.
This is a PIC funded project and the community is a shareholder in the business.”

How was it funded?
PIC funded
R100 million