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The Southern African Society for Horticultural Sciences (SASHS) was founded in 1989 to promote horticultural science in South Africa and neighbouring countries.

Upcoming Events

Combined Congress: Pretoria in 2017. To register, please visit the website:


Professional registration for scientists: SACNASP
Professional registration for Ornamental Horticulturists with the SA Council for the Landscape Architectural Profession: Website

Out of Interest

Horticultural Impressions


HORTGROSCIENCE – Fruit Production Researcher. To apply: Click here


Dep. of Horticultural Science, Stellenbosch University.

Research project: Title: Quantifying water use of high performing commercial apple orchards in the winter rainfall area of South Africa

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PhD opportunities

Research for Citrus Exports: Research for Citrus Exports (RCE) is a public-private partnership between the Department of Science and Technology (DST) and the South African citrus industry through Citrus Research International (CRI) with the objective of increasing citrus exports through preharvest research.

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Call For Funding Applications

Access to full text of South African Journal of Plant and Soil through SABINET
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Plant & Soil Access

Dear SASHS Members – Please remember to update your e-mail addresses if they have changed. Send your new address to:
Karin Hannweg

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