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we want to actively contribute to the world’s food supply and stimulate vegetable consumption by laying the foundations for healthy and appealing vegetables.
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High resistance to ToBRFV

Rijk Zwaan has found new genetics with high resistance (HR) to the Tomato brown rugose fruit virus (ToBRFV). The best-performing hybrids are now available under the Rugose Defense label:

  • High resistance tested under virus pressure in practice
  • Tested by leading growers for agronomical value
  • Compatible with all commercially available rootstocks

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Rijk Zwaan - Rugose Defense
Tatayoyo: a tropical adventure

Tatayoyo: a tropical adventure

New snack-sized pepper

This unique sweet pepper is bursting with flavour and evokes a sense of tropical adventures from the very first taste. Thanks to its size, this sweet pepper is ideal for eating as a snack – just like an apple – which sets it apart from other peppers.

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Varieties and seeds

Rijk Zwaan is a vegetable breeding company. We develop new vegetable varieties and sell the seeds produced from them all over the world. We tap into the rich diversity nature offers us, and combine it with our extensive market knowledge and state-of-the-art techniques.

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Varieties and seeds
Asian consumers in supermarket


Society's challenges

In our quest for new and improved varieties, we take trends and demographic developments into account to identify the right priorities.

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