New Tomato Varieties from Hazera Genetics

18 December 2008

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Vigour trainee agronomist Liam McArthur assessing Hazera Genetics cherry tomato trials in Israel

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Michaela F1 a new high yielding tomato for the main crop segment

Hazera Genetics are about to launch a new range of Tomato varieites to the New Zealand growers. From the 1st of February Vigour will introduce a new range of Tomato cultivars to the New Zealand market.

These include:

Michaela F1 - A high yielding tomato with average fruit size of 120-180gm, this plant has the ability to carry high volumes of fruit and maintain easy setting.

Lissete F1 - A red Roma that is suitalbe for single and cluster harvest.

Red Beauty F1 - A sweet cherry for single picking, average fruit size of 12-18gm and brix of 6-8.

The Hazera Genetics product assortment includes a range of tomato fruit sizes and fruit colours. Full detials on these varieties and many more will be on the Vigour website from February. For trial seeds and more detailed information on how these will fit your program please contact Steve McArthur direclty on 021 677 889.