LATEST NEWS

Take a look at our latest news and articles to find out what’s trending in the world of seed.

Falcon have wings in the Free State

Falcon, one of Sakata’s outstanding beet varieties, shows its fantastic potential once again.  Lance de Villiers from Lamaine Boerdery in Bloemdal, Bloemfontein were very satisfied with the outstanding and uniform germination of his Falcon seed.  The end result speaks...

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Dew Crisp Vegetable Garden competition

Dew Crisp, well known as one of the leading providers of value-added salad products to the retail and food services industries recently held a vegetable garden competition for their farm workers situated at Dew Valley Farm in Bapsfontein.  Sakata jumped on board by...

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Making the world a better place for orphaned children

Sakata recently sponsored vegetable seeds to Katha Day Care Centre located in Katlehong.  The amazing ladies involved with this centre managed to create an awesome vegetable garden with the sponsored seeds.  Katha Day Care centre is an early childhood development...

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Casa Do Agricultor

Sakata’s product development team recently visited Mozambique to talk to key farmers about Sakata’s products and to give some technical advice on vegetable farming.  This is part of an aggressive drive by Tecap (Sakata’s distributor in Mozambique) to take distribution...

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Tsogo Alumni Society Career Day

On the 17 March 2017, Sakata Seeds Southern Africa (Pty) Ltd (represented by Omphile Sehoole, Turf Division Specialist) was invited to the 8th Career Expo hosted at Tsogo Secondary School.  Learners of the school were exposed to a whole new world of agriculture and...

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Sakata hybrids show their strength in Kenya

Once again Sakata’s hybrids impressed farmers at a Farmers Day that was held on 22 March 2017 in the Loitokitok region, in the south-eastern parts of Kenya.  Daytona, Sakata’s F1 Hybrid watermelon, looked excellent in the field and farmers could not be more impressed...

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Sakata’s Sunpatiens®

Sun or shade, rain or shine, Sunpatiens® provide amazing Flower Power! Available at the following distributors: Florex and San Michell  

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Sakata supports the Lowveld Bass Trail

The good rains that the northern parts of the country received over the past few months created huge relieve for the agricultural industry.  The rains were also in time for the annual Lowveld Bass Trail that kicked off at Vygeboom Dam in February where Sakata once...

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From Emerging to Commercial Farming

Sakata Seeds, in fostering closer relations with government, participated at the North West Department of Rural, Environment and Agricultural Development (READ) 9th Provincial Extension AND Advisory Services Conference and Outreach Programme which was held at Taung...

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Something exceptional

For the beet producer that is looking for a beet variety that is adaptable and produce exceptional quality, look no further than Falcon.  This is a very early maturing F1 hybrid that can be sown all year round in South Africa.  Falcon produces high yields of excellent...

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