In 2017, the Western Cape Department of Agriculture commissioned an independent study into the agricultural value of the Philippi Horticultural Area in order to contribute meaningfully to future decision making around the use of this land.

The report has been finalised and consultations to discuss the findings of the report with interested and affected parties are currently underway.

Members of the media are invited to a press briefing where the findings of the report will be presented.


Date: Tuesday 17 April 2018
Time: 12pm (noon)
Venue: Ministry of Economic Opportunities, 142 Long Street

Those wishing to attend are kindly requested to RSVP to Bianca Capazorio, spokesperson for the Ministry of Economic Opportunities

Contact details:
Tel: 021 483 3550
Cell: 072 372 7044