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New Gala variety from South Africa: Cherry red Bingo Gala

South African apple orchards seem to have a propensity for Gala mutations. Cultivar management company TopFruit is now introducing one with striking commercial potential: a cherry red apple, named Bingo Gala.Read more…

Enthusiastic response to Pink Lady promotion in Lagos, Nigeria

Pink Lady® master licensee holders, TopFruit, last month held their first Nigerian market activation at the Arena Market in Lagos…read more

Wil jy bloubessies plant? Dít moet jy weet – Landbouweekblad Junie 2019

Die bloubessiebedryf trek tans wyd aandag. Dis waterdoeltreffend, bied ‘n alternatiewe oesperiode, en boonop ‘n belofte om baie winsgewend te wees. Inligting oor die bedryf is egter yl gesaai, veral vir boere ‘van buite’. Lees meer…

Bingo! Dié appel gaan Asië verras – Landbouweekblad Mei 2019

Bingo, ‘n nuwe geslag blinkrooi Gala-appels, wat uit ‘n mutasie op Grabouw ontwikkel is, is nie net boervriendlik nie, maar kan ook ‘n deurbraak vir Suid-Afrika in die Asiese mark beteken. Lees meer…

South African and Namibian ARRA table grape season – Fruitplaza April 2019

The 2018/19 season has proved to be one of the most difficult seasons for the table grape industry.Read more…