Together we have made KZN a better province to live in

Together we have made KZN a better province to live in

Together we have made KZN a better province to live in

Together we have made KZN a better province to live in

Together we have made KZN a better province to live in

MEC Themba Mthembu

MEC
Mr Themba Mthembu
Profile

Myeza

Acting HOD
Mr Sibusiso Myeza

Vision

A united, sustainable and vibrant agricultural sector with thriving rural communities in balance with nature.


Mission

To promote, through partnerships, sound agricultural practices that stimulate economic growth, food security and advancement of rural communities in KwaZulu-Natal.

Departmental Projects

Latest Events

  • 10
    May
    2018

KZN DARD RABIES VACCINATION CAMPAIGN IN NORTHDALE, PIETERMARITZBURG

KZN DARD RABIES VACCINATION CAMPAIGN IN NORTHDALE, PIETERMARITZBURG

The Department is currently on a massive campaign to create awareness on the possible spread of rabies. This was one of the many vaccination drives being rolled out to mitigate...

  • 02
    March
    2018

NATIONAL BATHO PELE EXCELLENCE AWARDS

NATIONAL BATHO PELE EXCELLENCE AWARDS

KZN DARD congratulates two employees who were nominated for the 2016/2017 National Batho Pele Excellence Awards which was hosted by the DPSA at the Birchwood Hotel, Boksburg, Gauteng on 2nd...

  • 28
    September
    2017

WORLD RABIES DAY VACCINATION AND STERILISATION CAMPAIGN

WORLD RABIES DAY VACCINATION AND STERILISATION CAMPAIGN

Mass vaccination and education campaigns have already been set in motion and will sweep across the Province with special focus on those areas that have reported incidences of rabies.  ...

  • 15
    August
    2017

KZN FEMALE ENTREPRENEUR AWARDS 2017

KZN FEMALE ENTREPRENEUR AWARDS 2017

The phenomenal work that women are doing in the agricultural sector in the Province was celebrated during the KZN Female Entrepreneur Awards Ceremony on 15 August 2017.  Appreciation was shown...

  • 01
    June
    2017

New Mjindi Farming Board Members

New Mjindi Farming Board Members

MEC Mthembu meets the new Mjindi Farming Board members. The mission of Mjindi Farming is to develop and sustain agricultural potential, supply effective farmer support services and maximise agribusiness development...

  • 30
    May
    2017

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Royal Show - Livestock Competition for Agricultural Colleges

Royal Show - Livestock Competition for Agricultural Colleges

Highlights and results...                  

  • 29
    May
    2017

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Launch of Animal Health Care Programme

Launch of Animal Health Care Programme

KZN DARD launched the Primary Animal Health Care Programme and the Compulsory Community Service Programme for the new Veterinary graduates to kick-start the provincial focus on animal production.    ...

  • 22
    April
    2017

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KZN DARD SERVICE EXCELLENCE AWARDS 2017

KZN DARD SERVICE EXCELLENCE AWARDS 2017

The significance of these awards is to recognize the sterling work carried out by the Departmental employees in accelerating service delivery to the people of KwaZulu-Natal.        ...

  • 24
    March
    2017

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LAUNCH OF OPERATION LAL'UDLILE NQUTHU

LAUNCH OF OPERATION LAL'UDLILE NQUTHU

KZN DARD launched a Food and Nutrition multi-planting season programme in Nquthu. The Juncao Mushroom Project which was revitalised in Ward 1 at the Manxili Clinic, is the first such...

  • 11
    February
    2017

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7TH ANNUAL UMTHAYI MARULA FESTIVAL

7TH ANNUAL UMTHAYI MARULA FESTIVAL

The uMthayi Marula Festival is a traditional African celebration of the harvesting of the marula fruit in the Umkhanyakude District, KwaZulu-Natal. The Marula season begins each year in mid-February and...

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