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LATEST NEWS

Minister Winde commends Stellenbosch entrepreneur for making world first Rooibos-wooded wine



2015/02/24

Invitation to participate in the Programme for YOUNG PROFESSIONAL PERSONS (YPP)



2015/02/20

Western Cape Government assists water stressed Kannaland



2015/02/19


Food garden competition to award Southern Cape residents


2015/02/04


WESTERN CAPE GOVERNMENT INTERVENES TO AVERT WATER CRISIS IN CLANWILLIAM


2015/01/28


Minister Alan Winde addressed students at the start of the academic year at Elsenburg Agricultural Training Institute in Stellenbosch.

Download Minister Winde's speech here.


2015/01/23

-AHS Movement Control Protocol
-AHS Movement control Temporary amendments



2015/01/14

Call for nominations for members to serve on the Elsenburg Agricultural Training Institute Council



2014/12/18

Sandile Mkhwanazi pens a new direction for the SA wine industry



2014/12/11

New Abundant Harvest hot off the press!



2014/11/14


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Climate Change

The Department of Agriculture Western Cape accepts that climate change is a reality and that urgent interventions and adaptations are required, especially with regards to water management strategies, biodiversity protection and resource management strategies. This link leads to a resource for all provincial reports and links to activities relating to climate change.

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Confronting Climate Change - A South African Fruit & Wine Initiative


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Ministry of Economic Opportunities



Mr Alan Winde
Western Cape
Minister of Agriculture,
Economic Development and Tourism















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Tel: +27 21 483 4700
Fax: +27 21 483 3890


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Ministry of Economic Opportunities
Private Bag X9179
Cape Town
8000

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2nd floor
Protea Assurance Building
Greenmarket Square
Cape Town
8001


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    Elsenburg Institute for Agricultural Training

    Agricultural training is offered by the Department at the ELSENBURG Agricultural Training Institute.




    PLEASE NOTE: Applications for the HIGHER CERTIFICATE, B.AGRIC and EQUINE 2015 studies ARE NOW CLOSED.

    Applications for 2016 can be submitted at the end of March 2015 - 30 June 2015.




    General Enquiries: Marilise Smith - 021 808 7686 / 021 808 7691 or email: Marilise Smith

    Other career opportunities

    Elsenburg Institute for Agricultural Training

    External Development Initiatives

    - offers the following training opportunities - YPP Programme; Internship Programme; External Bursary Scholarship Scheme; Human Capital Development Projects.

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