voltaTatenda Kawhena

From: Zimbabwe

Study: MSc (2nd year) – Application of repeated low oxygen stress to inhibit superficial scald in ‘Packham Triumph’ pears and ‘Granny Smith’ apples.

Life philosophy: Life will never give you what you deserve but what you fight for!






voltaJames Wonder Doe:

From: Volta Region, Ghana

Study:Horticulture – Harvest and storage conditions influencing internal browning and fruit quality of ‘Rosy Glow’ apples.

Life philosophy: Anything worth doing at all is worth doing well. – Phillip Stanhope, Fourth Earl of Chesterfield

Quote: By trying often, the monkey learns to jump from tree to tree without falling. – Ola Rotimi





asandaAsanda Mditshwa

From: Eastern Cape Province

Study: Im currently doing third year PhD – The Potential of Dynamic Controlled Atmospheres and Possible Mechanisms in Mitigating Superficial Scald in Apples (cv. Granny Smith)

Life philosophy:  “Hardship often prepares an ordinary person for an extraordinary destiny. ” C.S. Lewis.