Growing organic vegetables in the townships of Cape Town – Tread Brightly

How township vegetable farms are employing the poor while enchanting our dinner tables.

It’s mid-morning at Nyanga Junction, the largest train station in this part of the Cape Flats. Even in a seemingly quiet time, the yellow-and-grey Metrorail trains rock by noisily every few minutes. The streets surrounding the station are a bustle of people, dogs and informal traders.

Just across the road, behind a high fence, Sibongile Sityebi is patiently working cow manure into his vegetable garden. He is unfaz….

Source: Growing organic vegetables in the townships of Cape Town – Tread Brightly