WHO WE ARE
“The participation of our socially and economically excluded rural community in growing this lucrative crop will not only serve as source of livelihood for the unemployed, but create an opportunity for the emancipation of our rural community through their direct engagement.” Nkosi Ngwenyathi DumalisileMORE
WHO WE ARE
Amajingqi Macadamia is a macadamia producing enterprise situated on the scenic Transkei coastline in the Eastern Cape, South Africa.
Our nut plantations span 300ha of fertile land that is accessible to an abundant water supply between the Shixini and Jujura rivers.
Amajingqi Macadamia Farming is founded on a community-private partnering model made up of 12 villages within the Mbashe Municipality.
It’s population of about 9,500 residents live in impoverished conditions. The youth make up 65% of the population and 54% of are female.
To be a world class macadamia nut production operation where communities realise real wealth created through the use of their land.
WHY THE EASTERN CAPE?
Why does the Eastern Cape provides favourable conditions to grow macadamias?
Amajingqi Macadamia Farming forms part of East Cape Macadamia’s bold plan to establish 4,200ha plantation made up 300ha units within rural communities in the Eastern Cape, KwaZulu Natal, Mpumalanga and Limpopo over a ten-year period.