About the project

  • Contact Details: Knox Nxumalo 067 312 0880 (whatsApp)
  • Client: McFair Holdings
  • Category: Vegetables (Peppers)
McFair Holdings is a high-tech, undercover farming operation located at the Dube Tradeport AgriZone owned by KwaZulu-Natal born youth couple. McFair Holdings operates in a 4ha greenhouse farming facility and specializes in commercial high-quality green, yellow, red peppers and also grows tomatoes. ADA assisted this farm by providing a forklift, a grading machine and scissors chair trolley. The intervention from ADA has enabled the business to increase production, access better markets. The business supplies directly Pick n Pay and Woolworths Foods as well as various other intermediary fresh produce and logistics operators. Employment opportunities increased from 30 to 45 employees including internships.