Estimates indicate a 15% increase in tomato production area in the 2022/23 campaign, which is good news after the shrinkage and price instability that blighted the previous one, driving many farmers to shift to other crops such as pepper and courgette.
Mon 16/01/2023 by Maria Belén Barbini
Europe seeks new varieties and resistances to face market challenges
European seed houses dedicate approximately 20% of their budgets to R+D+i in the search for new horticultural varieties that meet the demand for quality, health, taste and new formats.
Fri 13/01/2023 by Maria Belen Barbini
Capgen Seeds protects peppers against Oidio fungus to ensure production
Capital Genetic unveils new varieties of California pepper resistance with resistance to the fungus.
Mon 05/12/2022 by Capgen Seeds
Yuksel Seeds invests in flavour and differentiation to offer varieties that meet consumer and producer expectations
Yuksel continues to position itself as the leader in horticultural seeds in Turkey, with a 35% market share. The biotech company operates in more than 75 countries, focusing on varieties with more flavour and greater productivity.
Mon 05/12/2022 by Yuksel Seeds
BASF organises #Greenqueenday in Mercabarna and Mercamadrid to publicise the hybrid artichoke that remains fresh and without browning for a longer time
From November 28 to December 3, different actions were aimed at informing wholesalers and retailers of the properties and characteristics of the “queen” of artichokes.
Mon 05/12/2022 by BASF
Bejo lands in Almería with Akasya
On November 23 and 24, Bejo presented the Akasya variety at its El Ejido (Almería) plant. This variety of Spanish short cucumber is characterised by a fruit with well-marked thorns […]
Tue 29/11/2022 by Bejo
Nova Siri Genetics launches new website
Nova Siri Genetics aims to serve the needs of the sector through the NSG Network project, responding to the changing market requirements by sharing skills relating to all activities from […]
Thu 24/11/2022 by Gloria Zorrilla
Agrico presents 9 new varieties at variety show
Agrico held its annual variety and seedling show at Agrico Research in Bant on November 9-11th, with no fewer than 9 new varieties presented.
Wed 23/11/2022 by Pierre Escodo
CIV at INTERPOMA Bolzano with the latest apple tree innovations
Chairman Mauro Grossi: "We invite all operators to come and visit us at the CIV booth to discover all the latest news from our breeding program, such as our latest CIVM65*/Desy® and the CIVM49pbr/RedPop ®."
Mon 21/11/2022 by CIV
Tango mandarins to be grown in India
IG Citrus and Eurosemillas have teamed up to cultivate the Tango variety of mandarin in India. The large-scale project will involve 100 hectares. One of the assets of Tango, also […]
Tue 25/10/2022 by Richard Wilkinson
Origine Group: satisfaction for the first commercial harvest of the FRED® pear
The performance of the new pear, cultivated by the shareholders of Origine Group, is more than satisfactory
Tue 18/10/2022 by Origine Group
New banana variety with TR4 Panama disease resistance
A new variety of Cavendish banana with complete TR4 Panama disease resistance will be commercially available from early 2024. The variety has been developed by Israel-based company Rahan Meristem in […]
Mon 17/10/2022 by Richard Wilkinson