MEC for Agriculture and Rural Development Mr. Themba Mthembu during project visits in eNdumeni Local Municipality.
MEC Mthembu started his visit on a vegetable project run by women called Forestdale Community garden and tunnels. They plant tomatoes, green pepper, green beans and chilies.
MEC also visited Mlungisi Piggery which has 4 boars, 6 sows and 6 Weaners. Mlungisi currently has challenges with water availability to run his piggery. MEC has requested the department to provide him with a Jojo Tank to assist with water and help him prepare a business plan so that his piggery can become a commercial business.