Country Life magazine: Roadtripping Rooibos

Clanwilliam’s Rooibos Route allows people to experience Rooibos first-hand. This route was established by two sisters, Sanet Stander and Marietjie Smit, who also run the Rooibos Teahouse. Today, visitors can taste Rooibos dishes at various restaurants, stay over on Rooibos farms, watch presentations at Rooibos Ltd, enjoy salon treatments with Rooibos products, shop for Rooibos…

Drinking Rooibos can help to improve concentration during exams

Rooibos contains antioxidants and compounds that can help people cope with the impact of stress on their health. When free radicals cause oxidation, they damage the healthy cells which could hinder one’s ability to learn and retain information. Rooibos counters this by reducing the effect of oxidative by-products in neural pathways, thereby stimulating concentration. This…

Rooibos Ltd’s Producer of the Year says it is all about planning

Thorough planning, proper management and better training of workers. This, says Hannes van der Merwe from Rietvlei near Clanwilliam, is what it takes to achieve success in an environment characterised by high fuel costs, seasonal workers, severe drought and climate change. He is Rooibos Ltd’s Producer for the Year 2017. Read his story, which was…