Like bees around a source of sweetness, litigants are swarming around three Eastern Cape properties known collectively as Honeyville Farm.

The farm, near Humansdorp, was registered to CPAD Farm Holdings after the Land & Agricultural Development Bank of SA gave CPAD a loan. When CPAD failed to repay that loan as agreed, the bank obtained a judgment in its favour and the properties were attached by the sheriff of the court.

BL Premium

This article is reserved for our subscribers.

A subscription helps you enjoy the best of our business content every day along with benefits such as exclusive Financial Times articles, ProfileData financial data, and digital access to the Sunday Times and Times Select.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Questions or problems? Email or call 0860 52 52 00. Got a subscription voucher? Redeem it now