Zim producers call for relaxation of ban on apple, pear imports

2017-10-18 09:40

Zimbabwean fruit and fresh produce suppliers say the government has to relax the import ban on apples and pears. but welcome the ban on products such as vegetables and tomatoes.

Laastedrif an example of transformation in farming

2017-06-30 18:03

By growing and diversifying farming and business activities, Laastedrif has managed to guarantee financial stability and sustainability.

10 Super tasty avo recipes to make while they're in season

2017-05-25 06:30

Breakfast lunch or supper? A good ol' ripe avocado is always a welcome accompaniment.

Impact of drought on SA fruit industry

2017-05-12 16:54

The drought has and will continue to impact the agricultural sector as a whole, according to Roelf Pienaar, managing director of Tru-Cape Fruit Marketing.

Competition Commission raids fresh produce market 'cartel'

2017-03-23 12:26

Competition Commission targets nine fresh produce market agents in a raid over alleged price-fixing.

Be part of the Food24 February cooking challenge!

2017-02-01 14:09

Ready... set... cook!

Bran and fruit muffins

2017-01-13 16:05

15 Awesome recipes to beat the Summer heat

2016-12-07 00:00

When it's too hot to move - these recipes will cool you down!

Fruit SA makes inroads in China

2016-11-03 17:03

Fruit SA has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Chinese Quarantine and Inspection Association, aimed at strengthening collaboration.


Tru-Cape delivers over 20 million cartons to Shoprite Group

2017-10-09 15:22

The Shoprite Group has purchased over 20 million cartons of apples and pears from Tru-Cape Fruit Marketing for its 2 689 Shoprite and Checkers outlets.

Mpumalanga eyes R10bn agroprocessing fruit hub

2017-06-25 07:13

Along with plans to handle the entire value chain will come support for black industrialists.

Greyton farm worker’s entrepreneurial spirit

2017-05-24 20:16

At almost 60 years of age Elias Mkhalakahla, who manages the maintenance team at Tru-Cape’s Greyton apple and pear grower, The Oaks Estates, seems just to be beginning his career.

Blueberry and frangipane tartlets with caramel shards, diplomat crème and fruit

2017-05-04 10:55

Superb tartlets encased in a crispy shell.

Competition Commission spreads tentacles in fruit & veg crackdown

2017-03-24 15:45

The Competition Commission has extended its search and seizure operation involving fresh produce market agents to premises in Cape Town and Durban.

3 Benefits of eating peaches

2017-02-01 08:30

Plus mouthwatering peach-driven recipes!

Fish wraps with spicy pineapple relish

2017-01-06 00:00

Whip this up in under 30 minutes!

Fish wraps with spicy pineapple relish

2016-11-25 00:00

Whip this up in under 30 minutes!

Chocolate cherry amaretto and spelt fruitcake

2016-11-03 09:38

The addition of chocolate elevates this fruitcake to a whole new level.

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