Frequently Asked Questions

About Green Terrace

Where are you based?

We are situated in the East of Johannesburg, Bronkhorstspruit region.

Do you allow farm visits?

Due to the strict food safety protocols in which we operate under, our farm is not open to the public. 

Do you grow sweet peppers year round?

Our production season starts in September and ends in May. 

Do you employ graduates for training purposes?

Not often, however, should there be vacancies available, they will be advertised on our website. 

Farming methods

What growing medium do you use?

The growing medium used to grow our sweet peppers is pine shavings.

Most commercial growers use pine shavings as its an inexpensive hydroponic growing media to use. Our pine shavings are made from dried wood and does not contain harmful substances/chemicals.

Are you an organic farm?

No, we are not a certificated organic farm. We use biological and registered products approved for GAP (good agricultural practices) standards.

Do you sell your sweet peppers directly to the public?

No, our business model is to sell business to business (B2B) and not business to consumer (B2C).

Which irrigation system do you use?

Drip irrigation system. Our irrigation system is programmed and automated minimising water wastage.