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
29
Mar

Military vet becomes a Farmer of th...

South Africa in the late 1980’s was a powder-keg. A nationwide state-of-emergency was in place which increased the apartheid ...
25
Mar

More than half-a-million Rand donat...

The more than 15% average drop in production, and linked income, from the drought the Western Cape figures don’t accurately ...
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 ...
12
Mar

Heritage Orchard visit Saturday, Ma...

We are thrilled that the 10am session of the guided visit to Tru-Cape’s Heritage Orchard at Oak Valley Estate is now ...
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 ...
26
Feb

Delicious and easy apple and pear r...

Tru-Cape recently hosted a media briefing following Fruit Logistica, the international fruit symposium. We asked food writer ...
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 ...
6
Feb

Fruit-Full gets a thumbs-up from to...

We know you love playing Fruit-Full, Tru-Cape’s first-of-kind mobile game that entertains and challenges while informing ...
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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.