Coming from the North of South Africa Athol McOnie is very much aware that the farming environment in the Western Cape is different. But he wants to do it his own way so he tries new varieties of known-to-grow-in-the-Overberg-crops. Today he presented his yellow melons with refreshing juicy green flesh on this inside.
The private sale of his Elandsvalley Farm crops turns out to be a word-of-mouth-success. Daily he and his staff have to transport (sometimes several loads daily) the diverse crops to the shade trees nearby the restaurant.