Heidel Eggs is located on Heidelberg Farm, near White River in the Mpumalanga Province.
Heidel Eggs was established by the Wilkens family in the early 1980’s. The farm was sold to an empowerment company called Dotcom Trading 988 (pty) Ltd on the 01st October 2003. This company is owned by Nkosana Trust 145.
- N.Elliot (Managing)
- E.B. Khoza
- M.A. Gouws
- K.W. Mona
- S.B. Lubisi
Beneficiaries are as follows:
- Total beneficiaries = 170
- Female = 100
- Male = 100
- Youth = 66
Our current staff compliment is 220 full time employees.
Heidel Eggs is a supporter and member of the Proudly South African Campaign and South African Poultry Association (SAPA). Heidel Eggs is a HACCP accredited institution.
Heidel Eggs produces on average 32000 dozen eggs per day. This amounts to 970 000 dozen per month. We have capacity for 520 000 layers, but have an average of 460 000 layers at any one time. These eggs are distributed to all our customers with 10 delivery vehicles ranging in size from 2 tons to 8 tons capacity.
- Various Formal and Informal Markets
- Formal Markets including , Spar, Pick ñ Pay, B.J. Group & A1 Fisheries