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Prof Edith Vries, the Director-General: Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) has accepted an invitation by Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (George Campus) to deliver a Distinguished Open Lecture on Women in Agriculture.

The lecture, scheduled for 21 August 2014 carries through and concludes the theme of Food for All – the banner under which NMMU and Glenwood House School this year presented the well-attended annual science expo – ScieX 2014.

Prof Vries’s talk will take place at the NMMU George Campus Lecture Theatre, between 17:30 and 19:00 on Thursday, 21 August 2014.  Members of the public, agriculture industry, educators and learners are welcome to attend the lecture.  

Contact NMMU on 044 801 5111 to book your place, or for further information.

Invitation to Open Lecture


Contact information
Ms Alet van Tonder
Manager: Marketing & Corporate Relations
Tel: 27 44 801 5098