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Friday 10 July 2020

Fielddays Tunisia with Ergon's watermelons

Last month we received great results from our distributor in Tunisia, El Moussem Agricole, who successfully organized field days for the watermelon varieties ES 75126 F1 and ES 75127 F1.

The farmers praised the earliness and good transportability of the ES 75126 F1 and the excellent taste of the ES 75127 F1.

Variety ES 75126 F1
- early maturing variety in its segment
- strong plant with a good root system and big leaves
- high total yield
- heavy fruits of 15-17.5 kg
- excellent red coloured flesh with a crispy sweet taste
- appealing dark green colour of the rind
- good shelf life in the field and after harvesting
- good field tolerance to Fusarium and Anthracnose

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Variety ES 75127 F1
- medium early variety
- strong vigour and good fruit set
- uniform oval elongated shaped fruits
- heavy fruit weight of about 14-16 kg
- nice rind and crispy, tasty flesh
- high production
- good field tolerance to Fusarium and Anthracnose

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Both varieties are successfully tested in the Middle-East and North-Africa and are now moving into the commercial phase.

Please contact us for more information at info@ergonseed.com or via the contact form on our website.

Below you will find a short impression of the fielddays.