Mangoes

Mango transport needs improvement

A researcher says mangos often drop in quality on the road from Kununurra to Perth.

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ABC Rural has tips about how to better store and transport mangoes on their way to market.

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Sunday, September 9th, 2012 Kununurra Comments Off

Kununurra: Mango prices down

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Photo: Fir0002/Flagstaffotos

A bumper harvest is driving Ord Valley mango prices down.

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Tuesday, November 1st, 2011 Business and finance Comments Off

Broome: Mango festival on again

Broome Lions Club is running the Mango Festival again this weekend.

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Saturday, October 29th, 2011 Broome Comments Off

Kununurra: Mango season starts

New season’s Ord River mangoes are already selling at markets in Perth for $120 per tray.

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Wednesday, August 31st, 2011 Business and finance, Kununurra 324 Comments

Kununurra: Rewards group to sell mango and grapefruit plantations

A failed managed investment company is selling off its extensive mango and red grapefruit plantations.

It is now known whether buyers would continue to run the plantions, or to use the land to plant another crop, such as sandalwood.

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Monday, March 21st, 2011 Business and finance, Kununurra 9 Comments

Kununurra: Coles and Woolies stop buying mangoes

Coles and Woolworths have stopped buying Ord River mangoes due to quality concerns.

Wet weather last month has caused problems after the fruit is picked.

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Monday, November 22nd, 2010 Business and finance, Kununurra 113 Comments
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