ISTA certified quality control standards

The International Seed Testing Association (ISTA), is an international organization that sets strict laboratory standards and methods for seed quality testing, which is accepted in the seed industry worldwide. ISTA standards are comparable to that of ISO, HACCP, GMP and others, which enforce strict seed quality controls including germination rate, vigour, genetic purity and seed contamination.

READ MORE

Innovation with biotechnology The Chia Tai Co., Ltd.

R&D Team is comprised of Breeders and Scientists, who use a wide variety of Biotechnology techniques to support the selection of elite parent lines which are used in F1 hybrid seed production.

READ MORE

R&D stations for the development of new vegetable varieties

Currently, Chia Tai Co., Ltd. has research and development (R&D) stations in several areas, to research and test plant varieties in areas with suitable climatic conditions for different crops.

READ MORE

R&D stations for the development of new vegetable varieties

Selection precision with DNA marker technology

DNA markers are segments of DNA used to identify specific traits of plants or organisms, which can be genetically passed on from parents to their offspring. Using DNA markers to check traits that are difficult to observe visually, will make us confident in the selection of varieties in line with our product targets.

READ MORE