Latest News

As South Africa’s leading apple and pear marketer, Tru-Cape is often called upon by the media for comment about the fruit industry and how we see it. On this page we include links to our coverage as well as our latest news.

Good news stories
15
Mar

Long-time Grabouw residents become ...

Few things contribute as much to human dignity as owning your own home. But, for many long-time residents in the Grabouw ...
6
Mar

Shared model of B-BEE farming a pro...

With a  successful 15-year track record, the Denou Farming (Pty) Ltd is a stand-out success story. Established in 2003 as a ...
18
Feb

Innovative Ceres grower counts Roya...

Twenty-five years ago agriculture in South Africa was a very different business. Before deregulation, when growers were ...
11
Feb

Fire-fighting as a community brings...

The devastation of fire notwithstanding, the late January fires in the Groenberg area of the Elgin, Grabouw, Villiersdorp and ...
28
Jan

Eselfontein 2018 MTB raises much ne...

The Eselfontein three-stage MTB while being one of the most affordable events to enter also succeeds in bolstering local ...
14
Jan

Book today for Tru-Cape’s Her...

Thanks to wonderful media support like this piece in The District Mail and this one on Spice 4 Life spaces are filling up ...
9
Nov

Hat-trick year for the founder of F...

For most in the fruit growing community the discovery of just one commercially viable strain is a dream. It might be globally ...
29
Oct

Spreading a love of reading along w...

Have you heard the phrase: Ask a busy person if you want to get the job done? Pam Sue-Taylor, of Sonstraal Heights, ...
23
Oct

Agriculture is one of the few indus...

If you plant an apple or pear tree today you might have to wait up to five years before you see the first fruit and up to ...
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Our Products
Tru-Cape markets a wide range of apple and pear varietals. We constantly look at expanding our range, and have included fruit and vegetables, like cherries and potatoes, to offer greater value to our growing shareholders.