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Usually around this time of year, we’re getting ready for our annual grape harvest. But this year, we’re also preparing for a different kind of harvest - our first wheat harvest! In late 2016, Charles - always brimming with innovative ideas - decided to plant wheat...

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As winter reached its peak during this past July, rains finally fell across the thirsty Western Province, providing some relief to our dams, land and people for the first time in months. Charles, having grown up at Fairview all his life, is a true farm...

Over the last few years, we have been carefully working on integrating our philosophy into real, tangible results. It is one thing to say we are sustainable, but it really is something else to embrace the concepts we firmly believe in and be the change...

It's deepest, darkest winter time. We get it. That means it's cold, you don't really want to go outside right? You'd rather stay cosy, inside, curled up under a blanket with a good glass of Fairview wine. And we don't blame you! But the truth...

As the cold winter days arrive in full force, there is one bright silver lining for most school children - the winter term break! While drinking hot chocolate and cosying up under blankets watching family favourite movies definitely sounds tempting, we also know that it...

We are, and have always been, proud to be a part of the Fairtrade initiative. As a part of our continued efforts to stand up for the wellbeing of our Fairview family, we've recently sent Jessica Hector on her first international trip to attend the...

In 2015, I met Diane de Villiers - a super smart and successful businesswoman with as much drive and passion for her business, that she reminded me of me! Her business - Daily Dish - was ingenious, offering delicious pre-packaged dinner boxes delivered straight to...

At Fairview, we have a shared passion for ethical and authentic produce, prepared with love. To produce fantastic produce - whether it is our wine, cheese, vegetables or meat, it all starts with sustainable and holistic farm practices. Over the years,  our team has been...

The month of May calls for many celebrations - the cooler months bringing with it a relief in the hot weather that has spurred on one of the worst droughts the Cape has endured in many decades, a calmer time in our cellar as harvest...

With the April school holidays fast approaching, and a string of long weekends in the pipeline, we're inviting all families to come and enjoy a full-day out at our Fairview farm. If you'd like to enjoy our wine and cheese tasting, then why not let...

Recently, Flight Network included our tasting room in their 'fool-proof' guide to spending 72 hours in Cape Town! We're so excited to find our Fairview Tasting Room among those on the bucket list destinations! . According to Flight Network, which is Canada’s leading online international travel...