SAKATA is proud to offer a complete product line of top quality varieties for European, Middle East, Central Asian and African Markets in the main segments, indeterminate, determinate, pink, different sizes and forms -plum, cherry, cocktail-, cluster, TYLCV …, including rootstocks.
Much of the attention has been focussed on final consumers where SAKATA has been working hard at present and future needs. Sakata main motto is “TASTE comes first™”. The company also put a special emphasis on disease resistances as a tool to improve commercial yield and to minimize the use of chemicals.
Sakata has been involved, since 2009 in the development of GSPP®, Good Seed and Plant Practice, a collective trade mark to reduce the chance of contamination by seed-borne pathogens; the catalogue indicates the GSPP® varieties.
The catalogue “TOMATOES, quality, reliability, service” (February 2017) summarizes a large portfolio of varieties developed for the whole area.
Sakata´s PINK world, for all areas, priority on taste and disease package
Due to fruit quality and flavour, pink tomato consumption has increased substantially over the past 8-10 years. We have been breeding pink tomatoes for Asian markets for a long time and we are proud to present an updated portfolio for all areas, keeping the top priority on taste and improved disease package.
Main varieties are FUJI PINK F1, PINK IMPRESSION F1, ROSALIN F1, TM11262 F1 (for trial), PINK PASSION F1, PINK PIONEER F1.
SPECIALTY tomatoes, simply delicious
With an increased demand by consumers for improved taste in tomatoes and the rapid growth of the snacking culture, there has been a substancial increase in the production of specialty tomatoes over the last 10 years. MAJESTAR® brand includes a range of tomato varieties meeting specific high quality criteria, that consider the growing demand for tomato flavour and taste. The catalogue indicates indicates the Majestar®) varieties.
Main specialty tomatoes range include MINI STAR F1, SANTA VICTORIA F1, RHIANNA F1, ORANJESTAR F1, SWEET STAR F1, TOMO1850 F1 (for trial).
MEDIUM-LARGE LSL: TY solutions
Due to our increased breeding efforts and screening locations across EMEA, we have introduced many new varieties in all regions. For medium-large LSL Sakata has two main priorities: large fruit size and earliness for Continental areas and good hot / coldest with TYLCV /TSWV for Mediterranean conditions.
Varieties include: CABOTO F1, BEYA F1, IOANNA F1, OLYMPIADA F1, LESLIE F1, JALILA F1.
MEDIUM-LARGE LSL: high yield and earliness
Varieties include GYONGYI F1, CLADOSTAR F1, AMERIGO F1.
CLUSTER, “truss me I´m D´vine™”
Main varieties in this category are SIDE F1, TM10965F1 (for trial), XITO F1, TM10711 F1 (for trial).
SALADETTE, our first wave with TYLCV
Varieties in this range include TOMO1871 F1 (for trial), OCEANO F1, TM11166F1 (for trial).
ROOTSTOCKS, improving vigour and increasing yield in long crops
In line with Sakata´s increased efforts in EMEA, we are proud to present our first generation of interspecific hybrids selected in our screening locations in Turkeyu, Morocco and Spain: AROUCH F1 (TM109444), TOMO1613 F1 (for trial).
With the determinate tomatoes, Sakata is focussed on TYLCV varieties for late Cold to Hot and Hot to Cold slots in the Mediterranean basin. And non-TYLCV mainly for all the regions in the Cold to Hot Slots.
Determinate Round non-TYLCV
SILVINE F1, TMAG663 F1, TROY F1, KLYMON F1 (TM10610).
Determinate Round TYLCV: TY solutions
TM10240 F1, SUPERSET F1, SUZANA F1, SATYVOF1.
AMAPOLA F1, TMAG670 f1, BETANIA F1 (TM10609), TOMATINA F1.
Determinate saladette non-TYLCV: wide adaptability
DIABOLIK F1, INDIO F1, CUZCO F1, TM10613 F1 (for trial).
Determinate saladette TYLCV:TY solutions
TM10857 F1, TOMO2087 F1 (for trial), TOMO2000 F1 (for trial).