Title and Name


Roberta Burgess

Tel:053 838 9100
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Render agricultural research and the development of information systems with regard to agricultural and natural resource utilisation technologies and information with regard to crop production, animal production and resource utilisation, the programme aims to ensure the competitive capacity of its clients.


Research has shown support services with regard to new technologies is of paramount importance to small and medium scale farmers in their quest to become successful commercial farmers. Therefore, the focus of research in the Northern Cape is to develop and adapt production technology to satisfy especially the needs of emerging farmers. This programme is also strives to strengthen linkages between all role players in order to provide a more efficient service to farmers

The sub-programme must also ensure that over-arching research and development activities required for policy coordination and environmental planning is undertaken. 


Research and technology development to animal and crop producers in the province.


To conduct, facilitate and co-ordinate agricultural research

Develop/adapt and or transfer appropriate technology to clients

Participate in multi-disciplinary agricultural/environmental development projects

Contact List

Mr Tshepiso Sedumedi PROFILE

Scientist: Spermiology

Cell:071 860 7812




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