Priam and Poseidon lead the pack in Southland trials

24 April 2015


The best of the trials


Strong tops and strong roots

This week in Southland our main crop carrot trial was harvested with two outstanding candidates showing up. POSEIDON f1 Characteristics Remarkably upright and long-lasting, compact foliage allows good ventilation to limit foliar diseases. Attractive well-filled Nantes. Suitable for field-storage making root length where this is required Highly resistant to Alternaria. PRIAM f1 Characteristics Upright and long-lasting foliage. Maturity well suited to NZ growing season for main crop and field storage. Attractive, well-formed, smooth roots. Maintains root size well for pre-pack or export. High percentage nett yield of strong roots from steady growth.