2201, 2020

ClemenGold consistency

By | January 22nd, 2020|Categories: SA Industry News|Comments Off on ClemenGold consistency

ClemenGold mandarins are available almost year-round, produced on farms geographically spread across South Africa from June to October and then from November to May from partner farms in Spain and Morocco. This lengthened availability and [...]

2201, 2020

Rain hasn’t caused grape disaster

By | January 22nd, 2020|Categories: SA Industry News|Comments Off on Rain hasn’t caused grape disaster

Rain over the weekend in the Hex River Valley has brought packing to a standstill as growers assess damage and the need for post-rain spraying programmes, which have implications regarding withholding periods, so that packing [...]

2201, 2020

Possible Lepidoptera outbreak

By | January 22nd, 2020|Categories: SA Industry News|Comments Off on Possible Lepidoptera outbreak

Current weather patterns in Southern Africa may be conducive to the outbreak of certain insect pests such as Lepidoptera. Moist air from the tropics may bring another infestation of the fall armyworm into the Limpopo, [...]

2201, 2020

Global grape overview

By | January 22nd, 2020|Categories: Global Industry News|Comments Off on Global grape overview

OVERVIEW GLOBAL TABLE GRAPE MARKET The production in the southern hemisphere is in full swing. Prices in the wholesale market are good, as there is a smaller volume to trade. The season is coming to [...]

2201, 2020

Orange juice from faucets

By | January 22nd, 2020|Categories: Global Industry News|Comments Off on Orange juice from faucets

A long-running joke that orange juice flows like water in western Japan's Ehime Prefecture has come true, for a little while. Two faucets serving up the fruit juice have been set up at an orange [...]

1001, 2020

49% of Spain’s fruit and veg imports are from non-EU countries

By | January 10th, 2020|Categories: Global Industry News|Comments Off on 49% of Spain’s fruit and veg imports are from non-EU countries

In the period between January and October 2019, the Spanish import of fresh fruits and vegetables from non-EU countries stood at 1.31 million tons worth 1,560 million euros. This represents 49% of the total volume [...]