Moon Biobased Products and Klasmann-Deilmann are going to cooperate on the international marketing of the Growcoon.

Klasmann-Deilmann international partner for Growcoon

Moon Biobased Products and Klasmann-Deilmann are going to cooperate on the international marketing of the Growcoon. The Growcoon is a 100% biodegradable plug root,
Chrysanthemum growers Arcadia and Van Uffelen are going to use The New Cultivation at their nurseries in De Lier and Maasland.

Two chrysanthemum growers are definitively starting with ‘The Next Generat...

Chrysanthemum growers Arcadia and Van Uffelen are definitively going to use 'The Next Generation Growing' at their nurseries in De Lier and Maasland. Technokas
Full HortiContact Tour programme announced

Full HortiContact Tour programme announced

The HortiContact Tour organisation has released its full tour schedule. On Tuesday 14 and Wednesday 15 February 2017, the two-day excursion will visit multiple
Tuinbouw in Mexico

Jungle Talks webinars about horticulture in Mexico now online

Last week, the major Latin American horticultural fair was organized in Irapuato, Mexico. In the week that Donald Trump was elected as the 45th
The LoRa network, which was rolled out this summer, has been nominated for the Telecom Inspirience Awards’ Rising Star Award.

Westland LoRa network nominated for award

The LoRa network, which was rolled out this summer, has been nominated for the Telecom Inspirience Awards’ Rising Star Award. Maasdijkse VTM Group’s LoRa
The effectiveness of the chemicals was deteriorating rapidly, so Christiaan switched to the gall midge Aphidoletes, which turned out to be successful.

Biological aphid treatment in roses using Aphidoletes gall midge is a great succ...

Until recently, controlling aphids caused Christiaan Bot, production manager at Arend Roses in Maasland, a lot of headaches. Although he is familiar with biological
World Floriculture Map 2016

‘New era for international floriculture’

The Dutch market share in global exports has fallen behind the combined market share of Colombia, Kenya, Ecuador and Ethiopia for the first time,
First cucumbers harvested in Winter Light Greenhouse

First cucumbers harvested in Winter Light Greenhouse

Recently, harvesting of cucumbers started in the new Winter Light Greenhouse at the Greenhouse Horticultural Department of Wageningen University and Research Centre in Bleiswijk.
roos in kas met belichting

Two-day excursion to innovative Dutch greenhouses

The Dutch greenhouse sector is continuously innovating. In addition, the nurseries and research centres are keen to share their knowledge and experiences with growers
Interest in vertical farming (VF) is growing worldwide but the standard greenhouse still has plenty of room for development, according to Jasper den Besten.

‘We can still learn a lot from vertical farming systems’

On 14 October, Jasper den Besten, Lecturer in New Cultivation Systems at HAS University of Applied Sciences, gave a presentation on triggers in horticultural