Seed Co Develops and markets certified cropseeds, mainly hybrid maize seeds, but also wheat, soya beans, barely, sorghum and groundnuts seeds.
Most of our hybrid and non-hybrid cereals and oil crop seed varieties are proprietary, having been developed and bred at our research station through market oriented research and breeding programs.
Seed Co varieties combine high yielding ability and good agronomic traits such as drought and disease tolerance, good "standablity", stablitiy across seasons and regions.
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Can't find the answer you are looking for? We have shared some of our frequently asked questions to help you out.
(a).Cabbage: VS209 F1
4. Sweet Peppers: (a). Hercules F1-Red
(d).Solanor F1-yellow pepper
(e). Rape Rampart
(f). ONION-Regent F1
(h). SQUASH BUTTERNUT: ULTRAF1
(i). WATERMELON: KITO F1
|Time of Planting||Crops|
|All year Round||Tomato, Sweet pepper, Cabbage, Carrot, rape, Chinese & Spinach.|
|CROP||INROW SPACING||INTERROW SPACING|
|Cabbage||60cm||50cm for big heads|
|50cm||50cm for small heads|
|Rape, Spinach & Chinese||30cm||30cm|
|CROP||DAYS TO MATURITY|
|Sweet pepper||80-90 days|
|Chinese Cabbage||35-40 days|
The following are the best management practices for vegetable growing:
Different vegetables mature at different days, but the best time to harvest vegetables is when they are fully matured or when they have attained there physiological maturity.
|Seeds||Number of seeds /HA|
The best answer to this question is planting frost tolerant, cool season crops that can withstand harsh cold weather e.g. broccoli, cabbage, Cauliflower, lettuce etc. But you can artificially increase temperature in winter by the use of heaters in the greenhouse or artificial lighting in the field that produces heat. Traditionally farmers would fence the edge of the garden to help keep plants off colds. The use of Products like Vapour guard can also help a great deal.