Jade North

Jade North

Citriculture Research Technician
CRI at Stellenbosch University

She trained as a horticulturist and started her career in the ornamental field. She started working for CRI in 2014 as Citriculture Research Technician.

Qualifications 

M Tech: Horticulture from Cape Peninsula University of Technology (2011)

Current Research Focus 

Jade works under the Rind Conditions and Cold Chain programmes, which currently includes the impact of shade netting, strategies to reduce cold damage on lemons and irradiation of citrus fruit as a phytosanitary option.