On Monday, 7 September 2020 and Tuesday, 8 September 2020, Western Cape Minister of Agriculture, Dr Ivan Meyer will conduct a ministerial oversight visit to the Southern Cape.

During the visit to the Outeniqua Research Farm in George Minister Meyer will attend the official opening of the upgraded Outeniqua Milk Parlour and the launch of the One Home, One Garden Campaign in the Southern Cape.

Minister Meyer will also visit school and community food gardens and engage with local farmers in Mossel Bay.

There will be an opportunity for interviews and photographs.

ALL MEDIA ARE INVITED TO ATTEND.

DETAILS:

Date

Time

Place

Event

Monday 7/09/2020

8:45 – 10:15

Outeniqua Research farm George

  • Official opening of the upgraded Milk Parlour at the Outeniqua Research Farm
  • Visit research projects

 

10:15 – 10:30

Outeniqua Research farm  George

Launch of One Home One Garden Campaign in the Southern Cape

Visit to Vegetable Gardens

 

10:40 – 11:30

New Dawn Park Primary, Pacaltsdorp, George

Visit to New Dawn Park Primary, School garden.

 

12:15 – 13:15

St Luke Primary Community school garden, Brandwacht

Visit to garden on Matjiesdrift Road between George and Hartenbos

Tuesday 8/09/2020

8:30 – 9:30

Salt and Copper Restaurant, Seashells, Route 102, Hartenbos

Meeting with local farmers

 

10:30– 11:30

Oker Primary Community school garden, Albertinia

Visit Community School Garden and Down Town Nursery in Albertinia

 

11:35 -12:20

Agri Phyto (Pty) Ltd, Albertinia

Visit to Agri Phyto Farm Implements Factory

 


Media Enquiries AND LOCATION DETAILS:

Daniel Johnson

Spokesperson for Minister Ivan Meyer

Tel: 079 990 4231

Email: Daniel.Johnson@westerncape.gov.za