Tozer looks to US market for novel brassica leaves

UK breeder Tozer Seeds is looking to the American market as an outlet for its innovative breeding in leafy brassicas, as it is "more adventurous" that the home market.

Tozer Seeds' new brassica leaves - image:HW
Tozer Seeds' new brassica leaves - image:HW
Technical manager Alec Roberts said: "Americans are very adventurous on vegetables, particularly kales. They are years ahead of us in that regard."

Tozer unveiled results of its ongoing leafy brassica breeding in a range of colours and leaf forms during last autumn's vegetable seed trials in Lincolnshire.

Roberts added: "We are a small breeder so are better able to pursue niche markets like this."

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