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Canada's Minister of Agriculture visits Delphy Improvement CentreThe Minister of Agriculture of Canada together with an agricultural delegation of growers visited Delphy Improvement Centre in Bleiswijk, the Netherlands. The goal of the minister was to gain knowledge and information about the Dutch horticultural techniques usable in Canada to optimize agriculture in Canada.
The group visited the trials at the Improvement Centre such as tomato, Perfect Chrysanthemum, Perfect Rose, Strawberry, etc. The trials focus on saving energy, reduction of fresh water use, application of LED and optimizing product quality, like taste.
The visit to Delphy Improvement Centre by the Agricultural mission was prior to their high level meeting with Dutch Minister of Agriculture Ms. Schouten.
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Publication date: 2/7/2018
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