FEATURED
July 11, 2024

Alexander Gibson of Doornkraal Agri, located in the Witzenberg Valley near Ceres, has successfully cultivated the Bigbucks apple variety, known commercially as Flash Gala, over 10 hectares. Drawn to its vibrant red colour and high marketability, particularly in Eastern markets, Gibson has seen the variety meet his expectations in terms of price and high pack-outs. […]

FEATURED
April 9, 2024

In the orchards of Ceres and the EGVV area, situated within the heart of South Africa’s fruit belt, Tru-Cape’s pome (apple and pear) producers are grappling with the aftermath of a fierce weekend storm. Gale-force winds and persistent rains have prompted an urgent assessment of damages, though initial reports suggest that these areas may have […]