Agriculture and Rural Development

KwaZulu-Natal Department Budget for 2017-18

Vision

The vision of the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (DARD) is: An inclusive, sustainable and radically transformed agricultural sector that builds thriving communities in balance with nature.

Mission

The department’s mission is: To advance sound agricultural practices that stimulate comprehensive economic growth, food security and advancement of rural communities.

Core functions

The core functions of the department are as follows:

  • Food security

  • Farmer development

  • Veterinary services

  • Rural development

  • Governance

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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