Foundation’s role: Implementing agent
Started: 2006
Funders: National Environmental and Economic Affairs
Funder’s investment: R1 million
Scope of project: Maize planted in 12 villages and supported 140 families

Project factfile

  • • Most crops were successful.
    • While farmers were meant to send the maize to the foundation for milling, who would keep a portion as inputs for the next season, some farmers harvested the maize and then kept it.
    • The project was transferred to the villages.