Langkloof Seminar and Orchard Walk

Date: 28 November 2019
Location: NG Kerk Kerksaal, Kerkstraat, Misgund
Cost: R450 incl VAT

 

Programme:

08:30 – 09:00

Effect of protracted flowering on fruit quality – Dr Esmé Louw

09:00-09:20

Limiting moisture loss during storage of pears – Anèl Botes

09:20 – 09:45

Best practice pre- and postharvest guidelines to control internal browning in Pink Lady – Dr Elke Crouch

09:45 – 10:00

Latest rootstock evaluation results – Wiehann Steyn

Orchard Visits:

  • M9 tissue culture orchard – Die Nek, Spikkels Kritzinger, Dutoit Agri
  • V planting system – Klipdrift 41, Rey Rademeyer
  • V planting system – Fairview, André de Witt
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Contact person: Thea van Zyl, thea@hortgro.co.za