The desert-like conditions of the Klein Pella area in the Lower Orange River region provides the ideal climate for The Karsten Group’s production of Dates. Produced in the Middle East regions for thousands of years, Dates provide a premium source of vitamin C, and supplies 230 kcal (960 kJ) of energy.
The production at Klein Pella concentrates on the Medjoul variety which is harvested during March and April and marketed from March to October.
MedjoulHarvest Week: 9 to 18
Market Season: Mar-Oct
Market Sector: Export & Local