When Will SCL’s Orchards Reach Maturity?

There was a lot of redevelopment done on Scales’ orchards as a reaction to the lack of pickers available due to COVID19 lockdown restrictions. With foreign seasonal workers unable to get into the country, Scales took the opportunity to redevelop orchards, performing a lot of pruning and switching to higher value apple species such as the Dazzle variety.

Page 14 of the 2020 Annual Report states that:

…redeveloped orchards [will] reach maturity from 2023 onwards.

Page 14 of the 2020 Annual Report, paragraph 2.


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