de Vos Boerdery

De Vos Boerdery is approximately 20km from Klipbank and AAA in the Northern Cape between Kakamas and Augrabies. The farm is conveniently accessible off the N14 national road, approximately 80 km from Upington Airport.

Dole South Africa has a long term lease on De Vos Boerdery since 2017 through to January 2027. Grapes are harvested here between November and January.

The management and staff are committed to following Dole’s vision, business goals and values and adhering to our international farming standards.

Key Statistics – Grapes

 de Vos Boerdery GRAPES
TOTAL HA  31
CURRENT PRODUCTION (cartons)  45 000
FUTURE PRODUCTION (cartons)  100 000
PERMANENT EMPLOYEES  9
NEW VARIETIES  Prime
 Early Sweet
 Thompson
 Tawny Seedless

Production Certifications

GlobalG.A.P. (IFA 5.0)
SIZA (ethical and labour audit)

Social Environment

Continuous improvement of community services

Production Calendar

VARIETY – Grapes November December January
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Early Sweet circle-white_s circle-green_s circle-green_s circle-green_s circle-white_s circle-white_s circle-white_s circle-white_s circle-white_s
Thompson Seedless circle-white_s circle-white_s circle-green_s circle-green_s circle-green_s circle-white_s circle-white_s