During the Exciting One – day event (October 10, 2018) held at SEEDFORTH AGRO, Ogun state – Nigeria, visitors were fascinated seeing high quality plum tomatoes and other vegetables grown successfully at the peak of the wet season.
Amongst others, the demo field provided an opportunity for visitors to view live on the field fantastic varieties on display from Rijk Zwaan. Growers were excited to see on first hand basis varieties with which they were struggling to grow on their own fields , they were eager to learn of new varieties from Rijk Zwaan which would enhance their growing experience and improve their yield. Visitors were taught about the best growing practices in the management of vegetable crops.
Brief Lectures on the pest management and good agronomic practices was enjoyed by the visitors.
Some crops that were seen on the demo field were cabbage, African egg plant, aubergines, lettuce, tomatoes and peppers.
Next event promises to be very exciting and eventful. Upcoming Demo days include Kano, Kaduna, Jos and Oyo state.