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How CCBSA helped to establish one of South Africa’s most successful agricultural empowerment projects

The road to Augrabies, in the Northern Cape, winds through an endless, dry landscape of scraggly bush and ironstone hills. As the Orange River sighs into view, the countryside changes dramatically. A brilliant gash of green hugs the riverbank as far as the eye can see. It is here – in the heart of South Africa’s grape country – that one of the country’s most successful empowerment farms has driven a stake into the ground.