Onion is one of most grown vegetable generally appearing in many dishes mostly as a spicing vegetable. Its health effects are exceptionally high which is attributed to sulfur-containing sulfides and selenium compounds that have anti-carcinogenic, antioxidant, antimicrobial and further beneficial effects on human health.
In some parts of the world agro-TIP is known as a leading company in onion seeds business. In fact onion is one of the very strong crops in the agro-TIP portfolio with a wide assortment in long and short day onions for early to late planting and all kinds of color. Healthy foliage and high quality bulbs for several purposes are must-haves of nowadays onion varieties. However, onions may change color and shape when grown at wrong latitude or may even bolt. As a result, particular attention must be paid to variety selection.