Financial support for subsistence farmers

The minister of agriculture, land reform and rural development announced that from the 10th of December all subsistence farmers will be invited to apply for the Presidential Employment Stimulus initiative for subsistence producers.

The amount of support will be between R1000 and R9000. Application forms for funding can be accessed by dialling *134*4536# from a cellphone and are available in all 11 official languages.

Applications close on 22 December 2020.

More information can be found here.