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.

Latest Articles
12
Dec

Here’s to the pear

Just in case you thought our affections were for apples only, there is a great article about not overlooking the pear that is ...
6
Dec

How delicious is that?

With the festive season upon us, thoughts turn to what to cook and bake for family and friends. Putting a Tru-Cape apple into ...
28
Nov

Book now for free Heritage Orchard ...

Book now to avoid missing out. This free experience of Tru-Cape’s Heritage Orchard is fast filling up. Click here to book. ...
17
Nov

Tru-Cape chairman is South Africa&#...

At a gala event held in Stellenbosch on Friday evening the Agricultural Writers SA announced the winners of the 2018 National ...
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 ...
6
Nov

Pieter Graaff is Western Cape Farme...

Tru-Cape Fruit Marketing, the largest exporter of South African apples and pears, is pleased to announce that its chairman, ...
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 ...
16
Oct

Christel Fortuin is a star in the m...

Now that the rains have returned to the Boland, the farm road leading to the office at Lakeview Farm is muddy and the ...
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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.