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1911, 2019

CropLife SA invests in database for MRL data

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Maximum residue limits (MRL) are a globally accepted tool in the food safety basket. It offers consumers a guarantee that fresh produce is safe for human consumption. The traces of pesticide found on treated products [...]

1911, 2019

Smart way to recycle fruit and vegetables

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The juice sector is a key and strategic sector for Spain. Last year's citrus campaign was disastrous and one of the alternatives to avoid losses and the uprooting of trees was to resort to the [...]

1911, 2019

Lemon market overview

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It is currently quiet on the lemon market. The South African season has already finished and people are looking back on record export figures this year. The Spanish season has just started with the Primafiori [...]

1911, 2019

Memorably bad season for SA soft citrus in Russia

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While few traders wish to go on record, many agree: it’s been a memorably bad season for South African citrus in Russia – even “horrific”, in the opinion of an experienced trader. Ironically, the season [...]

1911, 2019

Fruit pallet innovation

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In its bi-annual awards to innovators and leaders in the plastic recycling industry, the South African Plastics Recycling Organisation (SAPRO) named PalletPlast the overall winner in recognition of the fruit pallets the company has been [...]

1911, 2019

SA grape exports from northern areas off at a brisk pace

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The table grape harvest has kicked off in the Orange River with both white and red seedless varieties. This area produces approximately a third of South Africa's grapes. Their season seems between five and seven [...]