Dr Karin Hannweg is the new Chair for the Division: Tropical and Subtropical Fruit and Nuts (TROP) at the ISHS.
Congratulations to the SASHS award winners at the African Combined Congress, hosted at Ratanga Junction – Cape Town, 14-18 January 2018
Best Poster (open)
Batista, LTC, Kleynhans, R : Leaf cutting production potential of different Lachenalia species. Tshwane University of Technology.
Best MSc Presentation
EW Botes, University of Stellenbosch. Botes, J, Hoffman, EW, Zacarias, L : ‘Nadorcott’ mandarin fruit development and the influence of 20% white shade nets thereon with emphasis on fruit quality parameter.
Best PhD Presentation
TG Smit, University of Pretoria. Smit, TG, Taylor, MJ, Allandale, JG : Water use dynamics of macadamia orchards.
Best Publication, SAJP&S (open)
Best Publication, peer reviewed (open)
Ibraimo, N. A., Taylor, N. J., Steyn, J. M., Gush, M. B., & Annandale, J. G. (2016). Estimating water use of mature pecan orchards: A six stage crop growth curve approach. Agricultural Water Management, 177, 359-368.