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Volumes for the coming week will remain consistently high.
Hot days and warm nights. Daily temperatures ranged between 10°C – 42°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 8°C - 23°C.
Large numbers harvested this week.
Quality is looking very good.
This week has been challenging due to the extremely hot temperatures with some days reaching above 35°C. So far we are managing this well and the younger plants are adapting to these conditions. Volumes for the coming week will remain consistently high.

Tassie Pride - Posted by

The fruit is displaying good shape, size, colour and shine.
Extremely hot days with warm nights. Daily temperatures ranged between 12°C – 24°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 10°C - 15°C.
Good numbers harvested.
Quality is looking very good.
Currently, we are busy following our harvest and packing schedule. The fruit is displaying good shape, size, colour and shine. The plants are also looking healthy and prolific, all of which are good indicators, along with the current weather conditions to harvest large volumes in the weeks to come.

QLD Pride - Posted by

Earlier this this week, our 2020 season come to an end. clean up.
Hot days and hot nights. Daily temperatures ranged between 23°C – 34°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 20°C - 23°C.
Currently, we are not harvesting.
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Earlier this this week, our 2020 season come to an end. We have begun to prepare the soil for next season, along with performing the packing shed end of season clean up.

Gillieston Fresh Produce - Posted by

We should start harvesting patch 1 just before Christmas.
Very hot days and warm nights. Daily temperatures ranged between 14°C - 37°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 10°C - 20°C.
Currently, we are not harvesting.
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We are about to complete our final preparation of the ground for the last patches that have yet to be planted. This week we transplanted patch 5 of the Gourmet Tomatoes and patch 2 of the Roma Tomatoes. Currently all of the earlier planted patches are looking good as they are presenting good flower and fruit set. We should start harvesting patch 1 just before Christmas.

SA Pride - Posted by

The second lot of planted seedlings are now in production.
Hot days and warm nights. Daily temperatures ranged between 12°C – 38°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 10°C - 20°C.
Larger numbers harvested this week
Quality is very good.
The fluctuation between daily and overnight temperatures has not been ideal but the warmer daily temperature has helped the ripening of the fruit. The second lot of planted seedlings are now in production, which has also helped increase our harvest volumes. Tomatoes are looking very good in firmness, shape, colour and quality.

QLD Pride - Posted by

This coming weekend our 2020 season will come to and end.
Very hot days and hot nights. Daily temperatures ranged between 23°C – 34°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 20°C - 23°C.
Small numbers harvested this week.
Quality is holding up ok, considering the conditions.
This coming weekend our 2020 season will come to and end. Soil tests for the chosen blocks of the 2021 season have now arrived and we can begin with the preparation along with adding biological ameliorants to improve our soil health and structure.