How do you know when to harvest stone fruit?

Stone fruit growers use various methods to determine when to harvest. The best approach at present mainly depends on grower experience and subjective judgement of fruit maturity.

Trusted Altacor Hort Insecticide to get even better

New formulation - Altacor X-Force - offers improved mixing, reduced rates and less packaging.

Think again about olive oil yield potential

Superior tree genetics and advanced production system for high density olive groves.

New registrations for Belanty

New disease control options for macadamia, almonds and apples.

Upholding Australia’s water supply chain

The world’s first blockchain-based water market will start in Australia later this year.

Luna Sensation provides avocado disease control

Broad spectrum disease control in avocado.

FMC and RapidAIM announce collaboration

Collaboration will create an accurate pest detection and forecasting service for several key pests and crops across Australia.

Future population trends of the citrus gall wasp

Will CGW continue to rise, or will it come down after some time?

2022 shaping up as a major fruit fly season

La Niña could mean larger than normal development of fruit fly populations.

Register now for Hort Connections 2022

Hort Connections 2022 will be held at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre from 6–8 June.

Using bird pellets and automation to protect bees

Innovative approach to protecting Australia's bees.

AquiMax - valuable tool for water management

Improve soil aggregate stability and water retention, and reduce reduce run-off, silt, and ammonia and nitrate-nitrogen loss.

Crop Block protects fruit and nut crops

Prevention of sunburn damage to fruit.

Calcium and silicon ‘an ideal partnership’

Calcium and silicon work hand-in-hand.

Game changer in tree propagation technology

Enhanced efficiency in the planting and grafting of trees.