AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY

WELCOME TO THE AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY (AGDA)

  • Initiative was started in 2018 in response to a call by the President for partnerships to help stimulate job creation; (Priority one on the PPGI list for the agricultural sector)

  • This project was initiated under the leadership of In Transformation Initiative and Mr Roelf Meyer – task team has been leading all processes;

  • It is a private sector led initiative – various stakeholders have been part of the establishment process – agricultural unions, agribusinesses; financial services, communal, smallholder and commercial farmers, BASA, NGO’s etc;

  • A Not for Profit Company has been registered;

  • It is a Member Based Organisation that has a network of members across the agricultural value chain – commercial farmers; agribusiness; smallholder farmers; commodity organisations; agricultural unions; DFI’s; Financial Services sector etc