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By constantly improving our seed scientifically and supplying excellent expert support to farmers, we want to ensure that we continuously provide the best product quality, consistency, diversity and nutritional value.

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2019 Annual Nampo Agricultural and Grain show

2019 Annual Nampo Agricultural and Grain show

Once again, the 2019 annual Nampo Agricultural and Grain show lived up and exceeded all expectations. SAKATA Seed were there, as always, to participate and share in the success of this phenomenal South African event. The vibrant SAKATA stall was manned by friendly,...

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Elisa Butter Lettuce – A success story

Elisa Butter Lettuce – A success story

Elisa butter lettuce is a Sakata variety with a lot of growth and vigour. This is a photo of a satisfied Elisa grower based close to Alma, Limpopo. They cultivated this variety both indoors (shade net) and in the open field and were successful in both. Even though it...

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Conquistador – A proud grower

Conquistador – A proud grower

Conquistador can be used for year-round production in mild climatic conditions. It is a big framed, large headed variety with excellent yield potential and a good field hold ability. This is a proud grower named Paul, who is very excited for the upcoming harvest of...

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Quantum stands for Quality

Quantum stands for Quality

For the butternut producer that that would like to produce medium sized butternuts of remarkable quality, Quantum is definitely the answer.  Quantum is the sister line of the very well-known variety Pluto that has taken the market by storm over the past few years. ...

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Titan* Butternut – bigger and better

Titan* Butternut – bigger and better

Titan* has only recently been launched into the market place and it is already a sought after butternut variety for both butternut producers and processors.  Titan* is widely adapted to all growing regions of South Africa and the very strong plants and overall vigour...

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