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Sorghum Trust

The Sorghum Trust was formed after the disbandment of the Sorghum Board, with the main objective of maximising the income of the Trust and to provide funding for the benefit of the Sorghum Industry. The trust also administers statutory levies on Sorghum since its establishment.

The main objective of the Trust is to maximise the income of the Trust and to provide funding for the benefit of the Sorghum Industry in particular

  • Sorghum research and development projects in the interest of the Sorghum Industry
  • The maintenance of information required by the Sorghum Industry.

The board is comprised of Five (5) trustees:

Trustee Representing
Mr J.H. Gordon (Chairperson)  Sorghum Traders 
Mr L.H. Claassen  Sorghum Processors 
Mr M.G. Morule  Developing Farmers 
Mr W. Groothof   Commercial Farmers 
Mr H.T. Mohane   Minister for Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries