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SA Pride - Posted by

We noticed an increase in volumes harvested this week.
A couple of days with rain. Daily temperatures ranged between 11°C – 30°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 10°C - 15°C.
Volumes harvested this week were larger than expected.
Quality is good.
We noticed an increase in volumes harvested this week and we anticipate the quantities to continue into next week. Plants and fruit are looking good. Continuous changes in temperatures ranging from very hot to very cool has encouraged us to place greater time in our crop care and adjusting our growing strategies.

Tassie Pride - Posted by

We have had a couple of days with very minimal sunlight.
A couple of rainy days with strong winds. Daily temperatures ranged between 12°C - 24°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 9°C - 13°C.
Good numbers harvested.
Quality is excellent.
We have had a couple of days with very minimal sunlight, which thankfully did not affect the ripening process of our fruit. We forecast to harvest similar or slightly smaller volumes for the coming week.

Gillieston Fresh Produce - Posted by

We anticipate larger volumes to be picked for the coming week.
A couple of rainy days. Daily temperatures ranged between 14°C - 35°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 12°C - 18°C.
Slightly larger volumes harvested.
Quality is improving.
We anticipate larger volumes to be picked for the coming week. Constant temperature fluctuation has made us change our picking, fertigation schedule and plant care. Fortunately, when the rain eventuated, temperatures were cool and did not affect fruit quality.

SA Pride - Posted by

Volumes to be harvested within the coming week will be reasonable.
Hot and sunny days with cool nights. Daily temperatures ranged between 15°C – 36°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 12°C - 18°C.
Reasonable numbers harvested.
Fruit quality is good.
Volumes to be harvested within the coming week will be reasonable. Plants and fruit appear to have improved in health and quality. This coming week, the seeds for the second part of the season will be sowed and we forecast to transplant at the end of February.

Tassie Pride - Posted by

Pest control, fertigation and plant health are currently at their best.
Cloudy mornings with sunny days. Daily temperatures ranged between 7°C – 16°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 9°C - 25°C.
Good numbers harvested.
SIze, shape, colour and quality are looking very good.
Weather conditions, pest control, fertigation and plant health are currently at their best, which is giving us a return in good volumes and good quality fruit. We are managing this to ensure that these favourable conditions can be sustained for much longer.

Gillieston Fresh - Posted by

Next week we will be picking reasonable volumes.
Hot and sunny days with sporadic showers. Daily temperatures ranged between 17°C - 36°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 10°C - 22°C.
Reasonable numbers harvested.
Quality is ok.
Next week we will be picking reasonable volumes. We were expecting to be harvesting larger volumes at this stage of the season, but due to the extreme fluctuation in temperatures the plants have been challenged.