Mrs. Sostinah Wisani
Scientific technician, Department of Agriculture
I'm Sostinah Wisani Mabunda (Lebepe,) residing at Risinga VIew stand no. 1675 GIyani Mopani district, Limpopo.I am working at Department of Agriculture and rural development as Scientific technician from 2008 .In 2006 worked at Department of Agriculture for a year as an Intern we were doing inspection on funded project, cattle dehorning and branding, distributing feeds to farmers. I have obtained Bachelor of Science in Agriculture in 2003 at University of Venda for Science and technology. I have matriculated in 1998 at Famanda High school.I am a member of SACNAPS as from 2019 and my membership is 200020/18 .My responsibilities at the Department are as follows:1.Develop and implement methodologies, policies,systems and procedures.2Provide technical support and advice. 3To perform scientific analysis and regulatory functions. 4 Research and development. 5 Human capital. I have attended many trainings /workshops in the Department PEA(participatory extension approach),Communication, Beekeeping, Fish production ,veld management etc. I have participated in many research activities which was held in our municipality such as Winter feeding in Beef cattle ,Molecular characterization of goats,Survey for small stock farmers.Knowledge and skills that I have acquired are as follows monitoring and evaluation, Computer skills, planning and organizing, Communication, team work.My interests I'd to improve livelihood by fighting malnutrition within communities in our municipality by ensuring good quality breed.