Agriculture and Rural Development

KwaZulu-Natal Department Budget for 2016-17

Vision

The vision of the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (DARD) is: A united, sustainable and vibrant agricultural sector with thriving rural communities in balance with nature.

Mission statement

The department?s mission is: To promote, through partnerships, sound agricultural practices that promote economic growth, food security and advancement of rural communities.

Core functions

In order to achieve the above strategic objectives, the department is responsible for carrying out the following core functions:

  • Crop production.

  • Livestock production.

  • Rural development.

Budgeted spending by sub-programme for each programme

Each chart shows the budgeted spending by each sub-programme of that programme.

Budgeted spending by Economic Classification for each programme

Each chart shows the budgeted spending by economic classification under that Programme.

Administration
Agriculture
Rural Development

Budgeted spending by programme for Economic Classification items

Each chart shows the budgeted spending of each Programme under that Economic Classification.

Current payments - Compensation of employees
Current payments - Goods and services
Current payments - Interest and rent on land
Payments for capital assets - Biological assets
Payments for capital assets - Buildings and other fixed structures
Payments for capital assets - Machinery and equipment
Payments for capital assets - Software and other intangible assets
Transfers and subsidies - Departmental agencies and accounts
Transfers and subsidies - Households
Transfers and subsidies - Non-profit institutions
Transfers and subsidies - Provinces and municipalities
Transfers and subsidies - Public corporations and private enterprises
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