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Our Northern Cape productions are expanding

We are continuing with expansion at our Northern Cape production units. Styrkraal is one of our earliest production units and the additional new vineyards that we have recently planted here will come into full production during the next two to three harvests.  The young vines are visible in the foreground on this areal picture of

September 18th, 2017|

Our Northern Cape growing season is well underway

At our Styrkraal production unit on the southern bank of the Orange River on the Namibian border, the preparation for the coming harvest season is well underway. Our vineyards have budded some time ago and are already growing well. There is adequate water from the Orange River for us to successfully prepare and harvest these

September 18th, 2017|

We are planting 136 hectares of vineyards in 2016

Above: Sweet Sapphire from IFG (International Fruit Genetics) ASV Farms productions are set to grow steadily into the future as we are planting a total of 136ha of vineyards on the group's various production units during this year. This represents both vineyard renewal, where we are replacing old vineyards, as well as expanding by planting

June 22nd, 2017|

ASV Farms – Villion Farms receives third prize in the Hex Valley Block competition’s young vineyard division

Philip Lourens (left), Manager of Grand View receiving his trophy and certificate from HTA Chairman Fanie Naudé. Philip Lourens, Manager at Villion Farms's Grand View production unit in the Hex River Valley achieved third prize in young vineyard block division of the annual Hex River Valley Table Grape block competition.  Congratulations Philip!

January 30th, 2017|

Our new vineyards at Nuy are thriving

The newly planted vineyards at our Nuy production unit in the Breede River Valley are thriving.  We have planted 10 hectares of young vines from the IFG and SNFL breeding programmes namely Joybells, Sweet Globe and Timco. They have grown well since planting in spring last year and hold the promise for exciting future production.

January 9th, 2017|