By: Seed And Field Services  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: Seed Company

Highlighted in our "Products" section are only a small number of a large choice of varieties, both new and established, that have been tried and proven in local conditions.

We will continue to update and add to each category, varieties we believe will add value to your business.

By focusing on seed only, we believe that we are in the best position to give independent varietal advice as we have knowledge of all the major seed companies varieties. As new material becomes available, Grant, Andrew and Philip are often the first people aware of their performance and potential and where they may fit into your local growing program.

No seed company has the best varieties in all vegetable categories (i.e. carrots, onions, cauliflowers etc.) as each company retains breeders specialising in certain crops. Therefore to choose the best material our independent advice is very worthwhile to help you make the right varietal choice.

Our independant advice is available to assist you in deciding the best combination of varieties and timing for your particular production programmes.

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