Seeds from Rijk Zwaan

  • Vegetable seeds for professional growers
  • Varieties bred for growing in South Africa
  • Thoroughly selected and tested
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Christof's story

Patensie Acht Boerdery

Christof's story

The business started 25 years ago by Herman and Mari Malan. Since then Herman and Mari's daughter, Hanna-Mari and her husband Christof moved back to the farm in 2009. The farm is situated in Patensie, Eastern Cape.

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Society’s challenges

In our quest for new and improved varieties, we take trends and demographic developments into account to identify the right priorities.

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Supermarket vegetables
Grower and Rijk Zwaan rep in tomato greenhouse crop

Why Rijk Zwaan

Win-win situations

We regard our customers as our partners and we strive to create win-win situations and the formation of long term partnerships.

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