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Farming

Grendon is an integrated Egg Producing farming enterprise situated in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands. The enterprise comprises of three main production farms namely Parks Paddock layer breeding and future hatchery development, Hazelmere Rearing and replacement rearing farm and Impangele layer farm and egg grading, breaking and pasteurizing facility.

Hazelmere Pullet Rearing

OVERVIEW

This is a farm that consists of four brooding houses and eight pullet rearing houses. The brooder houses are for the initial rearing period when heating and other special requirements are needed for the rearing of the baby chicks. The five week old chicks are then moved to the pullet rearing houses where the birds are reared up to the eighteenth week of age. At this stage the point of lay pullets are moved to the Impangele laying farm or sold to outside egg producers. Hazelmere has an annual capacity of 750 000 point of lay pullets.

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Impangele Layer Farm

OVERVIEW

This farm comprises of 18 layer houses with a total capacity of 390 000 hens. All of the farm's egg collection is done by inline egg conveyors collecting directly into the egg grading pack station. The Diamond 2000 egg grading machine has a capacity of 32 000 eggs per hour with eight packer options. The farm has a daily egg production of at least 340 000 eggs which gives an annual production capacity of 8.7 million dozen eggs. The entire farming operation's food is supplied from a feed mill situated on the farm with a capacity of 2 000 tons per month. The raw materials are transported by a fleet of three Super Link bulk transport trucks and the mixed feed is transported by tractor and feed cart and bulk truck tankers. These super-links are for hire.

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Parks Paddock Layer Farm

OVERVIEW

This is a recently established Family Caged Layer Unit with a hen capacity of 54 000 to Impangele hen. These hens production are transported to Impangele to be graded. The combined annual egg production of the two farms will be an estimated 10 million dozen annually.

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Egg Breaking and Pasteurizing

OVERVIEW

This plant uses all the cracked eggs' estimated 4.5% of the total production, and converts them into a pasteurized liquid product which is sold to food processing companies.

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SAFSIS Accreditation: Grendon Audit Cover Letter
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SAFSIS Accreditation: Egg Pack House Audit
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Certificate & Report: Elderberry 027 HACCP 130
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Contact Us

CONTACT DETAILS

Tel: +27 (0)33 765 5663
Fax: +27 (0)33 765 5570
Address: Impangele Farm, Old Curries Post Rd, Balgowan
Postal: P.O. Box 521, Kloof, 3640, South Africa

TITLE

NAME

DESIGNATION

E-MAIL

Ms
Melissa Pillay
Financial Manager
Mr
Bradley Miller
Farm Manager - Impangele Farm
Mr
Adrian Webster
Sales Manager
Mr
Kevin Graves
Farm Manager - Hazelmere Farm
Mr
Raymond Graves
Farm Manager - Parks Paddocks
Mr
Edward Coleman
Admin Officer
Ms
Pam Vasa Ramdu
Creditors/Buyer