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Solms-Delta farmworkers bucking the trend in transformation

22 July 2016 12:33 PM

Solms-Delta farm workers are an interesting case for land reform in action with interventions put in place under new ownership.

Delta farm, located in the Western Cape, has introduced measures that will see the establishment continue to transform land ownership.

702/Cape Talk's #FridayStandIn, Mark Solms, delved into the challenges he encountered in his venture into farming and how he introduced a new way of doing things as well as the benefits received once they established a good working relationship with the farm owners.

Listen to the conversation below:

Sanna Malgas, who started working for Solms as a domestic worker, said she appreciated the fact that there was a trust that was formed, detailing how they would benefit from being employees of Solms-Delta.

They decided that they want to give our children education, we also have medical aid because a lot of our families died because they couldn't afford some expenses.

Sanna Malgas, farm worker

22 July 2016 12:33 PM