Cheers for Aussie duo who showcase durians

Antipodean fruit: Limbert (right) and Hickson at their farm in North Queensland. The Ripe Time

PETALING JAYA: Malaysians are cheering on two Australian farmers who want to bring durian to the world stage with the hope that this can increase the supply of the King of Fruits.

While the king of fruits is typically grown in Asia, Blair Limbert and his business partner Riley Hickson founded The Ripe Time, an Australian farm that grows 50 species of tropical fruit such as durian, cempedak, jackfruit and mangosteen.

Subscribe now to our Premium Plan for an ad-free and unlimited reading experience!

Limbert , Hickson , North Queensland , The Ripe Time ,


Next In Nation

King takes part in PSD-organised golf tourney
Man drowns near Pasir Bogak Beach in Pangkor
PM congratulates Sultan of Kelantan on 54th birthday
Floods: Situation in Kedah improving, only three relief centres still open
Male tiger captured in Pos Bihai
Cops looking for vehicle involved in deadly crash that killed one teen, injured another
Only Najib can pull back support of grassroots for Umno, says Isham Jalil
Shafee says Najib seeking pardon as defence team not given chance to prepare
Pakatan-BN waiting for more info before deciding on election petition in S'gor, says MB
Selangor MB Amirudin downplays talk of getting Cabinet position

Others Also Read