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Fundraiser post opens at Buhle

19th Apr 2021

Fundraiser Business Developer Job Specification Buhle seeks to appoint a fundraiser to join our team. The individual will have experience in target driven fundraising funds in a strained economic environment to enable the organisation to achieve its mission in training and incubating smallholder farmers across the country. This creative, talented and driven individual in carrying […]

Buhle seeks forward-thinking Commercials Manager

12th Apr 2021

Buhle seeks to appoint a forward-thinking Commercials Manager to elevate farm productions to the next level. Farm productions include grains, vegetables, livestock and poultry (layers and broilers), demonstrable experience of all is requisite. The consummate professional will be responsible for campus wide commercial production including the financial management of projects, recognising and securing business opportunities […]

Buhle seeks finance intern

8th Apr 2021

If you have a qualification in accounting or bookkeeping and are seeking an internship, Buhle would like to hear from you! Read the job description below and if suitable send your CV, with a covering letter, to careers@buhle.org.za. Closing date: 14 April 2021. Only short-listed candidates will receive a reply. Finance Intern Job Description Buhle […]

Buhle seeks Farmer Support Officer

15th Jan 2021

Are you a qualified and experienced Farmer Support Officer (FSO)? If so, Buhle would love to hear from you. We’re seeking a FSO based in Venda to advise and support our smallholder farmers. Please read the job advertisement below carefully and send your CV with a covering letter to careers@buhle.org.za by 26 January 2021. Only […]

Offering a host of courses post-lockdown

6th Oct 2020

Buhle is offering a host of courses for the remainder of 2020, having adapted our schedule after the national Covid-19 lockdown: 1. Grain Production, 30 November – 18 December, is the first of four modules in this course. Students can choose to do just this module, which concentrates on how to operate a tractor and […]

Study Financial Management online

7th Aug 2020

Future farmers, are you seeking an online course that will help you grow a profitable farming business? Improve your financial management skills with Buhle online! * Designed for farmers of every level of skill, from novice to experienced.* Start when you are ready and study from home. * Apply lessons directly to your agribusiness. Enroll […]

Buhle honoured to receive Isaac Motaung Award

31st Jul 2020

The Buhle Farmers’ Academy is honoured to have received the inaugural Isaac Motaung Award, in memory of an inspiring South African. Mr Motaung was a businessman and humanitarian with a keen interest in and thorough understanding of cattle farming. A former HR director of Pick ‘n Pay, Mr Motaung was also a trustee of the […]

Apply now for Farmer Support Officer position

27th Jul 2020

Buhle Famers’ Academy seeks a Farmer Support Officer to join our team.  This dynamic, knowledgeable and creative person will be responsible for supporting and advising farmers to manage viable farming businesses. Responsibilities Apply effective post-training support services to farmers and alumni of the Academy. Grow smallholder farms through Financial and Business management of farms. Continuously […]

Future farmers, here are our revised course dates for 2020

1st Jul 2020

A note to all the aspiring farmers of Southern Africa: If you’re keen to study at Buhle this year, our campus is open again and operating according to a revised timetable, following the delays caused by Covid19. In the second half of 2020 we will be offering Grain Crop, Poultry and Vegetable Production. Download the […]

Buhle graduates’ story and video in Drum

4th Jul 2019

“Teamwork is one of their greatest strengths,” says this story in Drum magazine about Buhle graduate ‘Tumelo’ Michael Zitha and the other five members of the successful Ithuba Capital Agricultural Primary Cooperative Ltd. The co-op was also featured in a Nation In Conversation video below, which was posted on the Drum story site. The six […]