WATCH: R500m relief for agriculture and farming


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JOHANNESBURG - The Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development Thoko Didiza briefed the media to announce the outcome of the Agricultural Disaster Fund application process. 

Didiza said her department received 55,00 applications from farmers amid the lockdown.

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About 15,000 applications have been approved and government will release about R500-million to the beneficiaries.

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