Welcome to Agriculture and Food Authority (AFA)

The Fibre Crops Directorate is a Directorate under the Agriculture Fisheries and Food Authority (AFFA) with the mandate and responsibility to oversee the Regulation, Development and Promotion of Fibre crops. Through the provisions of the AFFA Act (Act No. 13 of 2013), Crops Act (Act 16 of 2013) and other relevant laws and regulations as well as partnerships with other public and private institutions, Fibre Crops Directorate continues to facilitate the industry within the context of its Mission, Vision, Core Values and set service delivery standards.