One of the most important aspects to consider to obtain good results in the strawberries production, without any doubts is the genetic quality of the plants that you select for your strawberries field, this establish the productive potential that you will have at your harvest. The main varieties planted since the development of the strawberry in Chile, were developed by the breeding program of University of California Davis (USA), considered as one of the most important breeding program for Strawberries market at a global level.
Agrícola Llahuén, with more than 45 years of experience as a strawberries nursery producers in Chile, count with a exclusive licence to produce this varieties, that are propagated under a strict protocol production, that ensure the varietal purity and the sanitary quality of your plans, that allowed us across our experience to lead within the chilean producers and main world markets
Group of varieties that has a low incidence under the Photoperiod (response of the plant under the length of the day), that means that requires suitable temperatures (up to 12° C in the soil) to develop flower buds. This kind of plants display an stable curve of production along the season, keeping a balanced size of fruits.
Varieties with an excellent performance for fresh market, that additionally offers as a commercial alternative to produce out of season using different system of isolation as greenhouses or semi-covered areas.
Group of varieties that respond to the photo period (physiologic response to the length of the day) that means that require short days (less than 14 hours of light during the day) to develop flower buds. Varieties that generally display two production periods during the season.