Western Cape to launch interactive smart agri portal

Media Advisory:

An interactive online platform showcasing the Western Cape’s smartest agricultural practices will be launched this week.

The GreenAgri portal is a web-based tool outlining green agricultural practices and profiling the latest environmentally-friendly innovations.

Alan Winde, Minister of Economic Opportunities, will officially launch the initiative on Thursday (9 September 2015).  A partnership between the Western Cape Department of Agriculture and GreenCape, the portal will provide a platform for collaboration and networking in the sector and monitor the latest developments in the green space.

DETAILS:

Date:              Wednesday 9 September 2015

Venue:           Backsberg Estate Cellars, Simondium Road, Klapmuts, Paarl

Time:               17:30