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1805, 2018

Australia to combat citrus canker

By | May 18th, 2018|Categories: Global Industry News|Comments Off on Australia to combat citrus canker

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development, Western Australia has confirmed the detection of citrus canker on three properties in the State’s north, linked to imported plants from the Northern Territory. The department has [...]

1805, 2018

Spain, Argentina and South Africa lemon reps meet

By | May 18th, 2018|Categories: SA Industry News|Comments Off on Spain, Argentina and South Africa lemon reps meet

Representatives from Spain, Argentina and South Africa, the biggest lemon exporters worldwide, held a meeting recently. One of the points in the agenda was the significant growth of lemon production in these countries. "There are [...]

405, 2018

Cape expects rain in May

By | May 4th, 2018|Categories: SA Industry News|Comments Off on Cape expects rain in May

The rainy season could start well in the Cape. There is, however, uncertainty about the rest of the season. This is according to Johan van den Berg, Climatologist at Santam Agriculture. Short and medium-term predictions clearly [...]

405, 2018

Company claims to have beaten citrus greening

By | May 4th, 2018|Categories: Global Industry News|Comments Off on Company claims to have beaten citrus greening

As HLB, or Citrus Greening, continues to devastate the Florida citrus industry, many different organizations, including the citrus industry itself, researchers, and commercial manufacturers are trying to find ways to minimize or ideally eliminate the [...]

405, 2018

Citrus scientist aims to help US citrus industry with micro-budding

By | May 4th, 2018|Categories: Global Industry News|Comments Off on Citrus scientist aims to help US citrus industry with micro-budding

The citrus industry in the United States is facing a lot of challenges. Citrus greening, high labor costs, and other factors are taking their toll on US citrus growers. A Texas-based citrus scientist and entrepreneur [...]

405, 2018

Gold Star starts new direct service to South Africa

By | May 4th, 2018|Categories: SA Industry News|Comments Off on Gold Star starts new direct service to South Africa

Gold Star Line (GSL) continues build up its network with a new service that will provide a direct connection between China, Southeast Asia and South Africa. The SA1 service will be launched on May 7, [...]