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The Vrede Dairy Project is shrouded in controversy.

Reports that the Gupta family were involved in the project first surfaced in 2013, but the Free State government denied it. The #GuptaLeaks emails has since confirmed their ties to the  R570 million dairy project. 

AmaBhungane revealed in 2013 how the provincial government gifted Estina a free 99-year lease to the 4 400 hectare farm outside Vrede.

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