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Turkey: Twin Glasshouses Semay&Akas getting ready for first harvest

First tomatoes have been shown itself in the twin glasshouses Semay & Akas, which are settled in Turkey’s most daylight-receiving city Afyon. The very first harvesting is expected on 29th week for the tomatoes that have been growing in cocopeats and rockwools in the 11-hectare glasshouses.



Firstly, the tomatoes will be served to the domestic market with the brands “Sem-Sem” and “Naturakas”. Most of these tomatoes are Bandita cluster tomatoes but there are also some other types like Avalantino, Soupless and Diamantino.



In order to expand to European market in 2014-2015 season, application to TUV Nord Globalgap has been made with the aim of producing high quality tomatoes with high brix.


Rooting in the coir growing media of Riococo.



Planting the first youngplants earlier this season

For more information
korayasena@semayakas.com
www.semayakas.com



Publication date: 7/1/2014

 


 

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