BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

  • Tomato Field Day in Kamenka

    Tomato Field Day in Kamenka

    The local SAKATA team, together with our Ukrainian distributor Sakura, held a tomato field day focusing on our new and existing range of red, pink and speciality tomatoes for the region. More than 120 growers and retailers participated in this event in Kamenka, the main greenhouse tomato production area in Ukraine. It was a great opportunity for attendees to learn more about Sakata’s tomato range and our dedicated tomato breeding programme for the area. More information Read more

  • Tomato Field Day in Egypt: new tomato TOM054

    Tomato Field Day in Egypt: new tomato TOM054

    The SAKATA Middle East team, together with our Egyptian distributor Mohammad Farid Gaara and partners, held an open day in Egypt to promote the new determinate tomato TOM054. Growers, traders and young plant raisers participated in this event. This new variety is performing extremely well: very good hot set, high level of TYLCV resistance and high yield with very good fruit quality. The new determinate tomato TOM054 will be commercial in Egypt and other Middle East countries next year. Sakata will continue to support growers in the Middle East with varieties that meet their demands and… Read more

  • Sakata attended Algiers International Fair

    Sakata attended Algiers International Fair

    SAKATA attended the annual Algiers International Fair (FIA), a 6 day event that showcases a variety of such as fashion, textile, home textile, automotive, construction, agriculture, food, furniture, machinery, cosmetics products, ... Sakata presented its main varieties of vegetables for the Algerian market at its booth in the Japanese Hall. Sakata’s team was very pleased to welcome his Excellency Mr Ogawa, the Japanese Ambassador in Algeria. Read more

  • Tomato Field Day in Uzbekistan

    Tomato Field Day in Uzbekistan

    80 local growers attended this event to discover Sakata’s new indeterminate red tomato: LESLIE. Sakata’s partner, Ifoda, and our team, presented the outstanding performances of the variety in a greenhouse challenging environment (soil and weather conditions). Growers expressed their very positive interest for Leslie and the rest of Sakata’s assortment that was presented. Read more

  • Tomato Field Day in Albania

    Tomato Field Day in Albania

    70 local growers, dealers, fruit traders and SAKATA’s distributors from Macedonia, Bulgaria, Serbia, Bosnia and Croatia attended this event organised in cooperation with Agro Koni. Sakata presented its new tomato variety ADRIATIKA (TM11068). Attendees discovered its outstanding performances. They also understood more about Sakata’s breeding activities for tomato and other crops in the region. Read more

  • 2 Field Days in Agadir, Morocco

    2 Field Days in Agadir, Morocco

    The first one took place during the first week of March. 40 key dealers and growers attended this event and discovered SAKATA’s tomato, pepper and squash portfolio for the morrocan market. The second one, 12th to 16th March, was dedicated to moroccan exporters. More than 100 persons attended this event focused on Sakata's new tomato varieties. Read more

  • Spinach Open Days in Murcia, Spain

    Spinach Open Days in Murcia, Spain

    February 13th-16th in Spain, SAKATA hosted spinach open days in collaboration with the bi-annual International Spinach Conference. More than 130 visitors and customers from all around the world visited our station to view trials of commercial and future varieties of spinach. To optimise use of the trials and global colleagues time we also took the opportunity to hold an internal spinach meeting which covered all spinach topics on a global level from breeding and pathology through to production and sales. Read more

  • A fruitful edition for Sakata at Fruit Logistica in Berlin

    A fruitful edition for Sakata at Fruit Logistica in Berlin

    Fruit Logistica is the main exhibition in Europe for the international fresh produce trade. 3 000 exhibitors from 85 countries and 76 000 visitors from 130 countries attend the event. This year, SAKATA was focused on piel de sapo melon, butternut squash and specialty tomatoes. Bimi had a dedicated corner. Its main message, "Taste comes first", was experienced by visitors tasting sweet peppers and specialty tomatoes as well as Bimi, butternut squash and sweet cabbage recipes. Sakata staff from EMEA, USA and Brazil attended the event, taking care of numerous visitors mainly from Europe, Middle… Read more

  • Flavour at the heart of Sakata vegetables to be exhibited in Fruit Logistica

    Flavour at the heart of Sakata vegetables to be exhibited in Fruit Logistica

    Sakata specialises in the breeding, production and marketing of high value vegetable seeds for the European, Middle Eastern and African markets. Part of the Sakata Seed Corporation (Japan), offers innovative varieties that bring added value to all members of the food chain, from growers to consumers and contribute to answering agricultural and health concerns. Flavour is at the heart of Sakata, not only for the most popular crops, like tomato and melon, but also for some more unique ones like broccoli and butternut squash. This year focus will be on flavour and tasting of the varieties… Read more

  • Sakata's annual field days in the Netherland

    Sakata's annual field days in the Netherland

    SAKATA is pleased to invite you to our annual Sakata Field Days in the Netherlands, from Tuesday 26th to Thursday 28th of September from 9AM to 5PM. This year, we will present you our new varieties of broccoli, spinach, beetroot, cauliflower, cabbage and squash, as well as numerous trial varieties which complete our wide range of vegetable seeds. Our Sales team and Product Managers will guide you around the field and answer your questions. Read more