The Orchardist magazine: Optimism for Premier Star

Barbara Dunn of The Orchardist magazine writes about optimism for new early season apple discovery, Premier Star (PVR).

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Nelson orchardists Greg and Stephanie Buck have discovered a new apple variety they hope could be the pick of the bunch for growers looking for a suitable replacement for their Royal Gala trees.

Ten years after the sport, which they have named Premier Star (PVR), first appeared the couple have taken the fruit around the world and gained support to export and market the variety from DM Palmer.