Andrè Combrink

Area Extension Manager : Eastern Cape    Andrè obtained his BSc (Botany and Soil Science) from North-West University (1992 to 1994). In 1995 he was appointed by the ARC – Institute For Tropical And Subtropical Crops in Nelspruit as researcher in the Cultivar...

Coenraad Fraenkel

Area Extension Manager : Western and Northern Cape    Coenraad has 12 years of experience in the field of precision agricultural practices in the fruit industry of which a decade is focused on citrus. He has experience in most provinces in South Africa and has also...

Jan Landman

Postharvest Extension Officer   Jan joined the Extension team within CRI in 2021. He has over 25 years experience in general maintenance and technical side of packhouses, knowledge of various wax applications, identification of pest and diseases on citrus....

Dr. Davina Saccaggi

Research Entomologist & Acarologist Davina has 15 years of experience in agricultural biosecurity en entomology and acarology. Her research has dealt with understanding and preventing entry of agricultural insect and mite pests. She brings this experience to the...

PROGRAMME: HLB (HLB-RP)

DIVISION: Disease Management PROGRAMME COORDINATOR: Prof. Hano Maree COLLABORATING RESEARCHERS: Dr. Rachelle Bester, Mr. Kobus Breytenbach, Dr. Glynnis Cook, Prof. Paul Cronje, Dr. Tim Grout, Mr. Johan Joubert, Dr. Aruna Manrakhan, Dr. Evans Mauda, Prof.Sean Moore,...

PROGRAMME: OTHER PESTS

DIVISION: Integrated Pest Management PROGRAMME COORDINATOR: Dr. Tim Grout COLLABORATING RESEARCHERS: Prof. Sean Moore, Dr. Aruna Manrakhan, Dr. Evans Mauda, Dr. Tammy Marsberg, Prof. Hano Maree, Prof. Martin Hill, Prof. Johnnie van den Berg, Dr. Candice Coombes, Prof....