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Our harvest volumes have remained consistent.
Cloudy days with significant showers eventuating throughout the week. Daily temperatures ranged between 22°C – 28°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 8°C - 17°C.
Harvest volumes are reasonable.
Quality is good.
Our harvest volumes have remained consistent despite the current weather conditions. We should be harvesting larger volumes, but due to the current conditions we are being held back. A few warmer days are being predicted for next week. If this eventuates our volumes will increase substantially.

Tassie Pride - Posted by

The cold temperatures and overcast days are persisting.
Overcast days this week, with showers and colder temperatures. Daily temperatures ranged between 17°C – 23°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 8°C - 13°C.
Harvest volumes are light at the moment.
Quality is good.
The cold temperatures and overcast days are persisting and are slowing down the productivity of our plants. At the moment, plant health and fruit quality are well managed, but with warmer temperatures and greater sunlight we hope to see harvest volumes increase soon.

Gillieston Fresh Produce - Posted by

This week we managed to plant patch 4.
Humid and cloudy conditions with showers throughout the week. Daily temperatures ranged between 21°C – 26°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 8°C - 17°C.
Currently, we are not harvesting.
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This week we managed to plant patch 4 despite the less than ideal weather conditions. With last week’s wind and rain slightly easing we have been able to fertigate and closely manage plant and fruit health.

SA Pride - Posted by

Our harvest volumes are gradually increasing.
Overcast days with scattered showers eventuating throughout the week. Daily temperatures ranged between 17°C – 31°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 10°C - 21°C.
Harvest volumes are reasonable.
Quality is good.
Our harvest volumes are gradually increasing as more houses come into production. The overcast days and showers have provided some challenges which are being managed and contained well. We are hopeful that the better weather being forecast will increase our harvest volumes. All houses will be in full production within the next four weeks

Tassie Pride - Posted by

Harvest volumes however, are on the increase.
Overcast days this week, with showers and colder temperatures. Daily temperatures ranged between 13°C – 19°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 3°C - 11°C.
Harvest volumes are light at the moment.
Quality is good.
Unfortunately, the weather is still overcast and cold; so much so that parts of Tasmania have had snow. Managing this is currently our priority as we need to regulate internal temperatures and humidity levels in the houses to avoid any disease and maintain plant and capsicum health. Harvest volumes however, are on the increase.

Gillieston Fresh Produce - Posted by

We are monitoring the soil and crop moisture.
Windy conditions with showers throughout the week. Daily temperatures ranged between 16°C – 26°C. Overnight temperatures ranged between 2°C - 11°C.
Currently, we are not harvesting.
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The strong winds and rain that have eventuated this week are knocking the plants and tomatoes around. We are monitoring the soil and crop moisture in order for us to tend to the patches as soon as possible to apply folia fertiliser in order to maintain plant health and tomato quality.