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FIRST LEGO League 2016 - Team Xtreme

FIRST LEGO League 2016 – Team Xtreme

The FIRST Lego League is held annually worldwide. In South Africa the top 6 teams from each region compete at the Nationals in Joburg and the top 2 National teams go on to the Internationals.   The FLL Regionals took place on Saturday 5 November at the Cape Town Science Centre.  Each year they have […]

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Congrats, Level 4 group!

Our current Level 4 group (Nolufefe Gezenga, Cardi Klein, Thobeka Mbundu, Pauline Muuya) had to complete 5 assessment tasks (SBA’s) per subject i.e. Mathematical Literacy, Life Orientation, Wholesale & Retail, English and Ancillary Health, which has to be moderated at different levels. All these assessment tasks have to be completed and moderated to be allowed […]

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Why are our chickens air chilled?

EFRC Chickens are air chilled and not water chilled to ensure superior quality meat. Chilling is an important step in the processing of poultry carcasses and serves to reduce the microbes that are naturally present in the intestines of chickens. This ensures product safety to all consumers. Studies have shown that there are vast differences […]

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Jeanne Groenewald named Top Commercial Female Entrepreneur in the 2014 Female Entrepreneur Awards

Jeanne Groenewald of Elgin Free Range Chickens (EFRC), was honored as the Western Capes’ Top Commercial Female Entrepreneur during the 2014 Female Entrepreneur Awards held at Nelsons Creek by the Western Cape Department of Agriculture on Friday, 15th August. This was the 14th edition of the DAFF Female Entrepreneur Awards – an initiative aimed at […]

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