Real farmers don’t get help

2016-04-21 06:00

I KNOW the way things are done has changed, but can someone tell me how a government gives a person R15 million to start a farm and not check if the money is used wisely?

I know of farmers, real farmers, who struggle to get even a R100 000 loan from government. This man failing to buy feed or even provide water for the chicken shows that this “comrade” was gifted the money by his cronies­ in high places.

I hope as many of those chickens as possible can be saved and not culled. They don’t deserve this.

PJ de la Rey


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