Women in Farming

Women in Farming

Women in Farming

Women in Farming

Women in Farming 2022

The Momentum Metropolitan Foundation in partnership with Agri Enterprises (specialists in the agriculture industry and rural development), launches the Women in Farming programme. The programme is on a mission to enhance the skills of young female farmers to enable and empower them to better feed their families and create jobs for their communities.

Women in Farming logo, a programme by the Momentum Metropolitan Foundation, in partnership with Agri Enterprises.

Women in Farming initiative is 3-fold objectives

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To create knowledge-based economies within the rural areas of South Africa.

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To stimulate, encourage and support emerging entrepreneurs (financial, technical, and mental support).

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To address the socio-economic problems faced by young females in agriculture.

Women making strides in farming

23 Feb 2022

Nonhanhla Joye: How organic food saves lives

Founder of Umgibe Farming Organics and Training Institute’s Nonhlanhla ‘Ma’Joye’ Joye  journey with Umgibe.


23 Feb 2022

Nonhlanhla Joye: Growing a farm in a plastic packet

Ma’Joye shares how she created a frugal, climate-smart system to grow organic vegetables.


16 Mar 2022

Growing a successful crop of female entrepreneurs in SA agriculture

With female unemployment at a record high, there is opportunity for women to harvest a new future.


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