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NGGA Table Grape Block Competition 2022

NGGA Table Grape Block Competition 2022

On 5 November 2022 the yearly NGGA Block Competition kicked off with a bang! This years judges started evaluating entry blocks from 1 November 2022. Our judges this year were: Trix Quixley ( Head Judge) Lionel van Schalkwyk Danie Kritzinger Robert Oosthuizen Mr. Andre...

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NGGA Table Grape Block Competition 2023

NGGA Table Grape Block Competition 2023

On 31 October 2023 our yearly Table grape Block Competition kicked off with our judges visiting 13 contestants in this years’ competition over 3 days. The competition consisted of 2 categories namely: Young Vine Block – we received 5 entries Production Block – we...

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NGGA Winter School 2023: Irrigation

NGGA Winter School 2023: Irrigation

    On 12 June 2023, the second winter training since 2022 started in Aussenkehr. This year the theme was “Irrigation”, running from 12 – 16 June 2023.The NGGA sourced Agrimotion from South Africa to facilitate the training. A total of 111 trainees from the...

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NGGA Vocational Training 2022

NGGA Vocational Training 2022

On 19 April 2022, the first Vocational Training of the NGGA started in Aussenkehr. The course followed the curriculum as prescribed by the South African Agriculture Sector Education and Training Authority and was contextualized to meet the requirements of Agra...

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The NGGA Western Cape Tour 2022

The NGGA Western Cape Tour 2022

On 31 January 2022, at 04h00 it was an exited group that boarded 2 mini busses to the Western Cape in South Africa. After Covid 19 prohibited travelling for Block Competition winners from 2020, the Block Competition planners decided to give back in the form of a...

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