Fruit & Nuts

Macadamia Nuts are a growing market

Macadamia nuts – a growing market

if a farmer willing to wait seven years for a return on investment will find that money does indeed grow on trees.
Moringa makes an easy meal

Moringa makes an easy meal with a nutritious punch

There are many pots on the boil on the farm of DAFF’s Best Female Entrepreneur of the Year, but the main course is based on Moringa.
Challenges facing SA fruit farmers

Challenges facing SA fruit farmers

Hannes Toua (34) is the Agri Western Cape/Santam Agriculture Young Farmer of the Year 2013. He spoke to Denene Erasmus about some of the challenges and opportunities facing South African fruit farmers.
A look at South Africa’s pomegranate production

A look at South Africa’s pomegranate production

Pomona is the largest pomegranate producer in South Africa and one of the largest in the southern hemisphere. Jay Ferreira spoke to founding member and CEO Brent Geddes about the operation’s beginnings, challenges and future.
A look at the South African Apple industry

A look at the South African Apple industry

The eastern Free State’s apple orchards are doing well with a small edge in marketing time over the more established orchards of the Western Cape. Lloyd Phillips talks to Charles Smith of Fyvie Farming.

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