WE ARE PASSIONATE ABOUT EMPOWERING NEW AGRI ROLEPLAYERS – ESPECIALLY WOMEN AND YOUTH!

 

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TRANSFORMING AGRICULTURE

AgriEdge is a non-profit company lead by a team of women directors. All director are equipped with extensive expert knowledge and experience gained in agriculture and related business fields. These include training, R&D, primary fresh produce production, crop protection, GAP systems, business management (financial and operational), agro processing and market access. AgriEdge has access to a comprehensive network of associate experts, which add value to our operational services and projects. The company was established 2011 and the office is based in Stellenbosch, South Africa.

OUR MISSION

AgriEdge aspires to train and empower Agri role players to become informed and empowered to excel in all positions in the fresh Agri value chain.

OUR VISION

Agri Edge’s vision is an inspired and empowered Agri worker and entrepreneur group making a successful contribution to growth within their communities and the SA economy!  
AgriEdge - Angeline Mkhutshulwa

 

Agri Edge is an Accredited service provider for

AgriSeta  (SA Agri Training Body) 
ARC (Agriculture Research Council)
Dept Rural Development and Land Reform
Casidra - UTA
NCSD  ( National Central Supplier Database)
 

The AgriEdge Management Team

Directors

Dr A.P. Malan

Dr L.P. Mansveld

A Mkhutshulwa

E Venter

N Fourie

M Theyse

AgriEdge - Elrita VenterElrita Venter
Founder and CEO

Elrita’s background in various fields in agriculture over the past 30 years gives her a wide understanding of the principles of fresh produce production, processing and regulation. Her passion is developing innovative strategies to achieve inclusive agriculture participation in South Africa. Training and skills development is a key point of interest and she believes in exposing trainees to the “bigger picture” and the real situation in the training environment and process. She holds a Master’s degree in Science (Botany) and Higher Education Diploma (teaching senior certificate Biology and Science) from the Free State University.

AgriEdge - Angeline MkhutshulwaAngeline Mkhutshulwa
Co-Founder and Director

Angeline has gained extensive experience in agriculture since she achieved her National Diploma in Horticulture at Cape Peninsula University of Technology in 1997. She has a passion for assisting new farmers and entrants into the Agri value chain space and has a special talent to understand and relate to trainees and project participant’s s needs. She believes in constructive interaction and sustainable outcomes.  

Angeline is our Projects manager and provides training in Xhosa to trainees.

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