This is a new variety in our pipeline in the 4 to 5 sieve range. Testing is still being done on disease and yield data. Come to our PLS trials to see the variety.
105519 is a new Bakker Brothers variety that is very dark green bean with an early maturity at 56 days. Sets pods that are majority 4 and 5 sieve size with pod length up to 7 inches. This variety is being selected for the fresh market growers.
Sassy was developed for small sieve size, whole bean market by Pure Line Seeds. This outstanding whole bean competes for the leading spot every year with its high quality, early vigor, outstanding yields and great recovery.
Antigua has been trialed at various locations in the United States and has shown good adaptability to many locations. Antigua sets pods up to 5.5 inches in length with a majority of the pods at 4 sieve size. Antigua has a very good disease package with resistance to BCMV, Anthracnose and Halo Blight. Antigua is a blanching type variety. This variety fits both the processing and fresh market segments.