September 2023 maturity project update

Table grape consumer acceptability lifts across 2023   Domestic table grape consumer acceptability lifted slightly in 2023, according to retail monitoring and NielsenIQ consumer satisfaction surveys.   Whist consumer acceptance didn’t reach the target level of 80 per cent, the Australian table grape industry received an average of 78 per cent, a positive result given challenging growing […]

Table grape maturity testing procedures

The ATGA implemented national minimum maturity standards for table grapes in 2019 following significant consultation with industry and retailers. The new standards have been designed to achieve a minimum of 80% consumer acceptability at retail. Brix is the preferred maturity measure. The meet the new minimum maturity standard:  2022/23 maturity testing procedures The ATGA has developed procedures for […]