Unlocking the full potential of agriculture to enhance the economic, ecological and social wealth of all the people of the Western Cape through:

  • Encouraging sound stakeholder engagements;
  • Promoting the production of affordable, nutritious, safe and accessible food, fibre and agricultural products;
  • Ensuring sustainable management of natural resources;
  • Executing cutting edge and relevant research and technology development;
  • Developing, retaining and attracting skills and human capital;
  • Providing a competent and professional extension support service;
  • Enhancing market access for the entire agricultural sector;
  • Contributing towards alleviation of poverty and hunger, and
  • Ensuring transparent and effective governance.