MEC for Agriculture and Rural Development Mr Themba Mthembu spent the day in Bergville to visit various Agricultural Projects in the area.
MEC Mthembu started his day by visiting kwaMaye Dip Tank where he had an opportunity to do cattle branding and castration.
In keeping with today's theme on indigenous Knowledge Systems on traditional foods, MEC visited uthandolwenhlambane Coop which uses traditional ways to till the land. uThandolwenhlambane received farming implements which included Seedlings, hand hoe and a Jojo tank.
MEC Mthembu also had an opportunity to visit a vineyard funded by the Department called Inkosi Matiwane Coop, which plants 15 hectares of grapes which will be processed to make wine.