Nyadire Mission Farm had a dairy!


Red Dane When I went onto the internet to see what has happened to the Red Dane Dairy just outside of Harare, from which we had bought the cows for Nyadire Mission Farm, I read the following headlines: “Red Dane Dairy gazetted farm list for seizure 2000. ZANU PF MP for Mudzi West, Joseph Christopher Musa, has invaded the lucrative Danish-operated farm Red Dane Dairy.”

You may recall that the Mugabe Government took over White farm operations in 2000. It was with a sense of sadness that I read that headline. It was such an impressive operation!

I recall sitting at the breakfast table with the Danish owner in 1991 as we negotiated the purchase of 10 pregnant Red Dane cows for the farm and listening to him tell his story of deciding to leave Denmark in the 70’s because it was going socialist and thinking at the time that Rhodesia would…

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