In addition to funding R&D projects, the PHI Programme also funds targeted transformation projects in its endeavours to address post-harvest challenges experienced by emerging farmer communities.

In 2015, it commissioned a project to develop a Horticultural Development Plan for the Bushbuckridge region in Mpumalanga. The project was concluded in October 2016.

Previous Studies Conducted:

A similar study is currently being conducted in the Thulamela region of the Vhembe district in Limpopo.