SAPO Trust is a plant improvement organisation established in 1974 in Ceres and is currently situated on Fleurbaix Farm, Van Reede street, Die Boord, Stellenbosch since 1987 with a satellite station established in 2007 at Tygerhoek Farm in Riviersonderend in co-operation with the Department of Agriculture:Western Cape..
SAPO Trust’s mission is to develop a comprehensive range of virus-free plant material that can be supplied cost-effectively to the fruit industries in South Africa. The company pioneers variety development and the commercialisation of new fruit varieties in South Africa. It is SAPO Trust's vision to be the preferred fruit plant material provider in the country, as they continually strive to be on top of a competitive industry.
“Love for plants is a profession of hope.”