2018


       

 

 

ISSUE 37 – February 2018

The February 2018 issue of the TFNet Newsfeed features the call for abstracts for the International Conference on Tropical Fruits Pests and Diseases (TROPED).

Other highlights include:

  • VIETNAM: Fruit, vegetable exports up 37% in January
  • MALAYSIA: Cold spell to affect pomelo harvest
  • SOUTH AFRICA: Stricter oversight of mango loving pest
  • RWANDA: New banana variety to enhance productivity
     
 

ISSUE 36 – January 2018

The January 2018 issue of TFNet Newsfeed International Conference on Tropical Fruits Pests and Diseases (TROPED), the release of the ISTF2017 Proceedings, the introduction of BDS Dodds as a new associate member, and meetings with CABI.

Other highlights include:

  • INDIA: Adverse climate likely to bring down mango yield
  • SAUDI ARABIA: Food authority bans import of Egyptian guava
  • JAPAN: Banana with edible skin has been developed
  • NEW ZEALAND: Tropical Fruit Growers NZ membership soars