Dutch aubergines under lighting in greenhouse.

Dutch aubergines now also available in winter

Purple Pride will be offering aubergines grown under assimilation lighting starting this week. It is expected that over 100,000 kg of aubergines will be
Modern skyscraper in which crops are grown vertically.

Skyscrapers with vertical farms possible solution for world hunger

On its website, the World Economic Forum mentions the cultivation of crops in skyscrapers as a possible solution for the world food problem. As
WUR research demonstrates natural genetic variation photosynthesis

WUR research demonstrates natural genetic variation photosynthesis

Researchers at Wageningen University & Research recently discovered a natural genetic variation for photosynthesis in plants, and have traced this all the way down
The winners of the first Greenovation Award at Royal FloraHolland Trade Fair

GreenBalanZ and Fresco Flowers winners of the first Greenovation Award

Royal FloraHolland introduced the Greenovation Award to promote as well as reward sustainability initiatives in the ornamental plant sector. The first awards were presented
Trias Westland geothermal project drilling tower

Geothermal project Trias Westland ready for first drilling

The delivery and construction of the drilling tower for the Trias Westland geothermal project has been completed. The parts of the KCA Deutag drilling
GrowX vertical farm in Amsterdam

First high-tech vertical farm officially opened in Amsterdam

GrowX officially opened the first ‘high-tech vertical farm’ in Amsterdam on 1 November. The company grows various types of vegetables in a ‘food flat’