ADA Profile

The Agribusiness Development Agency (ADA) is a catalytic vehicle that facilitates the growth of a strong, transformed, diversified, dynamic, competitive and sustainable agro-processing industry in KwaZulu- Natal, in collaboration with the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (DARD).

It serves as a catalyst for agribusiness development in the province, through focussing on projects that are catalytic in nature and have the following attributes;

  • Benefits beyond direct beneficiaries
  • Economic spinoffs
  • Embrace the whole value chain
  • Speed up development in the whole geographical area

Tel: 033 347 8600, Fax: 033 347 0913, email:, Website:

5 Cascades Crescent, Cascades Office Park, Montrose, Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, 3202