Monsanto Introduces Improved Lettuce Variety
Misionero Vegetables, together with Seminis® Vegetable Seeds partnered to bring consumers the new Frescada™, a U.S.- grown cross between iceberg and Romaine lettuce. Frescada™ offers the consumers a variety with the same sweet taste and crispy texture of iceberg lettuce, only with improved flavor, nutritional content, and a deeper green color.
Read more about Frescada™ lettuce at http://monsanto.mediaroom.com/debut-new-lettuce-variety.
This article is part of the Crop Biotech Update, a weekly summary of world developments in agri-biotech for developing countries, produced by the Global Knowledge Center on Crop Biotechnology, International Service for the Aquisition of Agri-Biotech Applications SEAsiaCenter (ISAAA)