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of the Snowy Mountains, 450km south west of ydney in e th ales t is he e he e atl it e ati e is ne f nly a fe packing sheds in Australia to attain the world ec nised ality standa ds f and The Batlow brand is far more than just emi m ality a les t e esents a es community, where dedicated and hard working people serve to produce the best apples in Australia. atl en yed a m e ha est in , despite hail damaging 4,000 bins of fruit across the e i n, ith the s ene al mana e hn e statin it as the i est c in almost six years. T TL PPL There are many factors that combine to create the famous Batlow Apple. A combination of location, climate, soil, the best varieties, careful attention by growers in looking after their orchards, and a world class grading and packaging process is required. “A major part of the Batlow Secret to growing great apples is a very precise climate,” the company says. “Based in the foothills of the n y ntains f e th ales, the t n f atl has the e fect climate n t t h t and not too cold. “Red apple varieties need the cooler weather at night during ripening as it triggers an enzyme to increase the colour of the fruit. The Batlow climate

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Profile for Business Coverage

Australasian Business Coverage Issue 15  

Australasian Business Coverage Issue 15