Archive Year: 2010

Estival Lettuce named 2010 Seed of the Year

  (TORONTO, ON – November 10, 2010) – A lettuce variety with outstanding performance, sustainability, marketability and industry impact topped entries in the sixth annual Seed of the Year competition (east division). Estival Lettuce, developed by Sylvie Jenni of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, was named Seed of the Year (east division) today at a recognition event […]

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2010 Finalists Backgrounder

Estival Estival lettuce is a new crisphead lettuce variety showing a high tolerance to bolting and rib discolouration. It was developed by Dr. Sylvie Jenni of the Horticulture Research and Development Centre, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada in St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec and has been on the market for two years. Estival has a greater capacity over other […]

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