73 days, determinate
— It is an early producer with good yields of medium-sized red fruits. Tolerant of cool spring nights. These are desirable traits for those of us in Northern climates.
In our 2008 grow out, 'Précocibec' was our best producer. Very early, heavy yields. It is a good choice for home food production as a canning tomato.
Bred by Roger Doucet who was in charge of the tomato breeding program at Station Provinciale de Recherches Agricole, St. Hyacinthe, Quebec in the 1960s and 1970s. Released in 1974. USDA accession number PI 6472013. Each packet contains approximately 20 seeds.