Drought relief assistance provided to small-scale farmers

04 November 2015 - 17:15
By RDM News Wire

Provincial agricultural departments have provided R14.7 million in drought relief assistance to small-scale and subsistence farmers‚ the Department of Agriculture‚ Forestry and Fisheries (DAF) said on Wednesday. It said the funds were being used to cater for emergency needs such as providing animal feed and water sources and for intensifying awareness campaigns.

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