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Plants are coming along very well.
Sunny and hot days. Daily temperatures ranged between 18°C - 36°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 11°C - 15°C.
Currently, we are not harvesting.
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Plants are coming along very well. They are looking strong and very healthy and the first flowers are already set.

Tassie Pride - Posted by

Overall, everything is going well.
A few days with rain. Daily temperatures ranged between 11°C - 23°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 4°C - 9°C.
Smaller volumes harvested.
Fruit quality is very good.
Overall, everything is going well. Plants are looking healthy and fruit is developing well. Due to the current growing conditions, we are on a steady harvesting path, which we prefer, as it gives us time to extensively cater to the needs of the crop.

Gillieston Fresh Produce - Posted by

The cold nights we are experiencing have shocked the plants.
Mostly sunny conditions. Daily temperatures ranged between 16°C - 28°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 7°C - 12°C.
Numbers harvested this week were similar to last week.
Quality is looking good.
The cold nights we are experiencing have shocked the plants. The change from very hot to cold conditions have taken their toll. Fortunately, this is a dry cold, where plant and fruit quality are not compromised. What this current weather is affecting however, is the pack out volumes, which are very low.

Tassie Pride - Posted by

We have had a good week of production.
Sunny early in the week. Daily temperatures ranged between 9°C - 28°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 5°C - 10°C.
Good numbers harvest.
Quality is very good.
We have had a good week of production, although, things have slowed down as temperatures have cooled down, and overcast rainy days are forecast for the weekend. This will slow our production for the coming weeks, but will give us an opportunity to concentrate ourselves on crop care and monitoring.

Gillieston Fresh Produce - Posted by

Overall, everything is starting to look better.
Sunny and hot days. Daily temperatures ranged between 18°C - 35°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 14°C - 19°C.
Smaller numbers harvested this week.
Quality is looking much better.
Overall, everything is starting to look better as plants are looking healthier and not as stressed as they used to be. The better weather, is giving us a chance to work with the plants and be able to improve fruit quality and achieve larger size. Production will be slower for the next few weeks.

SA Pride - Posted by

All houses have now been planted.
Sunny and hot days. Daily temperatures ranged between 16°C - 31°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 14°C - 18°C.
Currently, we are not harvesting.
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All houses have now been planted, seedlings are looking very good and well adjusted to their new growing environment.