The initial forecasts regarding the European harvest for the different species of stone-seeded fruit indicate highly varying tendencies between the different crops
Researchers in a FruitBreedomics project have genetically identified around 1,500 peach varieties and lines of improvement via a Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (SNP) type chip.
Frutaria’s stone fruit productions will overall be greater than last year but, as for the rest of the operators, its extra-early campaign is starting off with a drop in production.
Marcos Simón, president of the “D.O. Montaña de Alicante”, states that speaking of campaign prospects, even with the first harvests only a few weeks away, is still shooting in the dark due to the fragile nature of the crop.
Apricots have become one of the most forward-looking products for the Aragonese company La Herradura de Caspe
On the heels of its success with the Tsunami® variety, Viveros Escande has launched its Samourai® onto the market.