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Crop Production Programme

Addresses current problems experienced by fruit growers, but is also future-directed.

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Crop Protection Programme

Includes both applied and basic research on nematology, entomology and plant pathology.

Post Harvest

Post-Harvest Programme

Supports processes throughout the supply-chain critical to ensuring that intrinsic product integrity is maintained.

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Home to all upcoming and past industry-related Hortgro and Hortgro Science events.

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Polyphagous shot hole borer.
Euwallacea fornicatus (Coleoptera: Curculionidae)

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All things research related.



Fresh Quarterly, Timely Hints, Fresh Notes, Annual Reports and more.

Polyphagous Shot-Hole Borer (PSHB)

Latest research results on polyphagous shot-hole borer beetle and the threat it holds for the deciduous fruit industry in the Western Cape.

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