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FG04-168B tangerine tomato hybrid

Agriculture
Plant Varieties
College
College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES)
Researchers
Francis, David
Licensing Manager
Dahlman, Jason "Jay"
(614)292-7945
dahlman.3@osu.edu

T2017-128 A tangerine tomato variety with anti-oxidative compounds that could help fight cancer

A tangerine tomato hybrid named FG04-168B that has high levels of tetra-cis-lycopene, comparable fruit yields, comparable sugar contents, and adequate agronomic characteristics compared to other tangerine tomato varieties and traditional red tomatoes. This specialty variety is suitable as a processing tomato and is currently licensed to Hirzel Canning Company & Farms.