Agri South Africa (AgriSA) is a South African agricultural industry association. It is a federal organisation, promoting the interests of its members – which it identifies as the sustainable profitability and stability of commercial agricultural producers and agribusinesses – through its involvement and input in various national and international policy making fora.
It represents more than 70,000 small and large scale commercial farmers. The union has the following focus areas:
|Trade & Industry
||Promote the welfare of agriculture
||Risk and disaster management,fuel concession etc.
|Law & Order
||Crime-free environment for farming
||All related issues
||Liaison with local authorities in respect of policy and operational matters
|Labour & Training
||All labour related issues
||Theo de Jager
||Importance of land as production factor in agriculture
||Actions relating to environmental affairs
|Information, Technology Development and Transfer
||Izak van der Merwe
||Focused attention on Black Economic Empowerment
||Creating partnerships and understanding between interested parties.
||Liaison with local authorities