This Farm is situated 30 minutes from Cape Town and 10 Minutes from Malmesbury.
This farm is a Flower Farm with potential that will keep on growing. With a record of 4 times, the farm was on television for its spectacular variety of flowers. The business was established in 1999. The type of farming: Intensive fresh cut flowers operation (using fertilization in greenhouses, tunnels, shade houses and fields). The product range the business offers is Gerberas, Carnations, Geraldton wax (8 varieties), leaucadendrons (1 variety). The farm has 2 boreholes, and both can provide up to 20,000 liter per/h. The business provides their products to wholesalers, exporting 40%, and retailers.
The Farm uses the fertilization method. the plants have irrigation pipes and drippers feeding them. All the staff is trained and fully equipped, and has been involved more than 10 years with the operations thereof.
Plantings (all using fertilization), Geraldton wax: 5 ha; Plantings under shade cloth with +- 12000 carnations (in planning), Fallow land: 2 ha, Greenhouses 1 : 7000 Gerbera plants, Greenhouses 2 : 11,160 Gerbera plants, Multi-span tunnels 1-4 : 8,976 plants.
The farm has 150 organic guava trees, Fallow land: 6.3 ha, Land with fixed assets 1 ha, Land with water used by staff for their vegetable gardens 1 ha.
Fixed assets on the farm includes;
1. Concrete reservoir storing 150,000 liters,
2. Greenhouse 1 - 1,280 sqm,
3. Greenhouse 2 - 1,700 sqm,
4. Four Multi-span tunnels - Size: Three of them 360 sqm and One of 420 sqm.
5. Shade house - 1,200 sqm,
6. Propagation tunnel - 144 sqm,
7. Holding tunnel - 144 sqm,
8. Pump Room,
9. Multi-functional center – Size 266 sq,
10. Workshop – Size 44 sqm,
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