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Agricultural Research Council

Routledge

The Agricultural Research Council was established by the Agricultural Research Act 86 of 1990 (as amended) and is the principal agricultural research institution in South Africa. It is a schedule 3A public entity in terms of the Public Finance Management Act 1 of 1999, as amended by Act 29 of 1999.

The Act sets out the objectives of the ARC as “conducting of research, development and technology transfer in order to:

  • Promote agriculture and industry;
  • Contribute to better quality of life;
  • Facilitate natural resource conservation and
  • Alleviate poverty

VISION
“Excellence in agricultural research and development.”

MISSION
“The Agricultural Research Council is a premier science institution that conducts research with partners, develops human capital and foster innovation in support of the agricultural sector.”

Organisational values of the ARC

Truth
Incorporates honesty and integrity
Accountability
Incorporates responsibility and transparency
Respect
Includes equity, integrity and dignity
Growth
Includes equity, rewards and recognition
Excellence
Incorporates empowerment and innovation
Trust
Includes ethics and transparency

Visit website: www.arc.agric.za

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