Tentacion – Drooge Vallei Aartappels

Tentacion – Drooge Vallei Aartappels

Tentacion is a medium maturing variety and produces cylindrical, uniform and smooth roots with a bright orange external and medium orange internal root colour. This can be seen at Drooge Vallei Aartappels in the Sandveld, Western Cape. Tentacion is ideal for the...
Optima – Dawie Rothmann

Optima – Dawie Rothmann

Dawie Rothmann – from Rothmann Boerdery in Brits (North-West) can be seen here in one of his many Optima cabbage fields. Dawie is an excellent vegetable farmer, growing not only cabbages but tomatoes, carrots, peppers, and onions (to name only a few). Because of his...
Barnacle Bill – Nwanedi

Barnacle Bill – Nwanedi

Benedict Nsenane is a very successful vegetable farmer in the Nwanedi area in Limpopo, growing amongst other things pumpkin, tomato, watermelon, and butternuts. This season he planted Barnacle Bill, an F1 hybrid Hubbard squash from Sakata. He was very satisfied with...
Nothern Cape Onion Producers Association

Nothern Cape Onion Producers Association

The Northern Cape Onion Producers Association held their annual information day in Kimberley. The Sakata team once again attended the day and shared in the information. Ayoba is one of the most popular intermediate day onion varieties in the Northern Cape and Sakata...