Spiced plum crumble bars

2018-06-18 13:22

June is World Avocado Month!

2018-06-01 15:17

Isn’t it good to know avos offer a healthier, natural alternative?

Tru-Cape cherries among winning stone-fruit crops

2018-02-26 16:19

Tru-Cape Fruit Marketing, the largest exporter of South African apples and pears has, over the last three years, focussed more heavily on cherry production.

Tips and tricks you need on hand for that afternoon slump

2018-02-13 14:30

Afternoon power-up: simple, easy and healthy snack suggestions to boost your body and brain after 4PM.

Boost for blueberry industry

2018-01-17 18:48

Migiva Group and OZblu have signed a joint venture which will bring to market what they call a superior blueberry offering.

Mixed fruit pavlova with lemon curd

2017-12-11 13:34

A good pavlova should always be crispy on the outside and gooey inside!

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.


Fruit and marzipan tartlets

2018-06-14 22:30

We used store-bought puff pastry instead of shortcrust pastry. And instead of dried fruit stewed in brandy we used a packet of fruit mince. Instead of making it in tart tins we just folded the dough circles over their filling.

Flash Gala comes from Bigbucks

2018-05-28 16:50

Bigbucks is now the most successful new variety - in terms of orders placed - in the history of the SA Plant Improvement Organisation.

Hail, sunburn impact SA apple, pear export crop

2018-03-16 15:38

Hail damage, drought and high summer temperatures are expected to impact the 2018 Tru-Cape apple and pear crop by about 10% in volume.

Grabouw on high alert after Oriental Fruit Fly discovery

2018-02-20 13:32

The department of agriculture has called on South Africans to not remove or tamper with fruit fly trapping buckets placed next to the roadside in the vicinity of Grabouw.

The 7 fruits with the highest calorie counts

2018-01-11 10:19

Let’s get this out of the way: Fruit is good for you. The sweet stuff is bursting with vitamins, minerals, antioxidants and fibre.

When Summer starts to sizzle have these 6 popsicle recipes at the ready

2017-12-05 10:10

Feel like a kid again - make your own homemade popsicles this season.

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.

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