A new project aims to provide free electricity to farm households in the Western Cape.
Farmworkers experiencing unfair treatment have been instructed to contact the Department of Labour.
Hundreds of farmers have asked the Labour Ministry to exempt them from the R105 daily wage.
Western Cape farmers are meeting with the deputy president ahead of SoNA on Thursday.
Cosatu believes retailers are offering Western Cape farmers extremely low prices for their products.
Pieter Mulder says not all farmers in the sector are able to meet the new farmworker wage hikes.