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"Top quality production thanks to thermal control and light diffusion"

Horticultural production management in a protected environment is the only way to defend crops from more frequently changing weather conditions of recent years. Every tool can make a big difference in a positive or negative way, and growing practice can be simplified by using the right solutions.…

Russia: 12 ha greenhouse in Komi nears completion

The deputy head of the government of the Komi Republic, the minister of agriculture and consumer market, Mr. Anatoliy Knyazev, has conducted an offsite meeting on carrying over the investment project on constructing the greenhouse complex Sosnogorsky. “The main cycle of construction of the major regional…

UK: Three new glasshouse projects for RHS Garden Wisley

Bridge Greenhouses have recently completed three new glasshouse projects for the Royal Horticultural Society as part of the widescale development plan at RHS Garden Wisley. The first glasshouse is a bespoke portal framed widespan structure that helps shape the grand entrance of the new plant centre. The glasshouse…

Preparing the land for new greenhouse in full swing

Preparing the land for a new greenhouse from West Flemish tomato grower BVBA Gabel is in full swing. The newly developed horticultural area near Roeselaere is in the hands of Franky Galle, who already has greenhouses at three other locations in Belgium. His son Tuur will be responsible for the daily…

Bosman Van Zaal acquires EN 1090 certification

Even better welding for increasingly complex greenhouse constructions, cultivation and transport systems

Greenhouse horticultural technology from Dutch soil is held in high regard all around the world. To keep meeting those expectations, it is necessary to keep on investing in better systems and materials. However, they have often to be welded together if it concerns greenhouse constructions and cultivation…

Aiming to begin earthworks in September

Australia: Nectar Farms glasshouse project still in design phase

Progress is coming along slowly for glasshouse project Nectar Farms, running behind a timeline released in November last year. That timeline outlined erection of the glasshouse would commence in April and start to be fitted out from July 1, both of which are still months away.  Nectar Farms chief executive…

10 tons of vegetables to be grown yearly in the greenhouse in Chukotka

In the end of June a new member has joined the industrial park Anadyr. According to the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation, the individual entrepreneur, Ms. Antonina Kadoshnikova will be engaged in greenhouse development in the capital of Chukotka. For that a farming complex will be built…

Turkish government grants 300.000 USD worth of funds to 7.000 applicants for new greenhouse construction

After the announcement of Greenhouse Finance Loan Program by the Minister of Treasury and Finance Berat Albayrak as a response to the increasing fruit and vegetable prices, the greenhouse loans have tripled the sum of all greenhouse loans in the last 3 years. As a part of the program, 6.905 growers have…

Afghanistan: Construction of two greenhouses begins in Balkh’s Naher Shahi

The foundation stone of two greenhouses was laid in the Naher Shahi district of the Balkh province (Afghanistan). Mohammad Salem Sahe, provincial agriculture director, said that the construction of the greenhouses, costing over one million AFN [12,000 USD], will be completed and utilized in one month.…

France: Tomato harvest starts in 17-ha greenhouse complex near Mont Saint-Michel

France imports a significant volume of tomatoes every year to meet consumer demand. The production of new greenhouses dedicated to the French favourite vegetable is thus a good piece of news. CMF Cultures, the division specialized in the construction of cultivation and research greenhouses for the…

Dutch greenhouse center coming to Kurdistan Region

The World Horti Center will open a facility in the Kurdistan Region, which is set to help the autonomous Kurdish region develop its private sector. Kurdish project developer RedYar recently signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) to establish a global knowledge and innovation center of greenhouse horticulture in…

Uzbekistan: From below zero in winter to 45 degrees in summer

Kubo is always adding ‘new’ countries to the world map. The construction of a project in the Khorezm region means that Uzbekistan is now also on their map. The area in the west of the country - 32 million residents - will be getting an Ultra-Clima greenhouse of 5.5 hectares. Uzbekistan is aiming for rapid…

Opening of the indoor LED multilayer culture room

LWG Veitshöchheim is researching high-tech tomato installations of the future

The Bayerische Landesanstalt für Weinbau und Gartenbau (LWG) will be entering the world of research on vertical farming starting on Thursday, 4 July 2019, with the opening of an "indoor LED multilayer cultural area". Source: Bayerische Landesanstalt für Weinbau und Gartenbau (LWG)  They are round, oval or drop-shaped;…

The balance of the southern Germany strawberry season

Tunnels keeps strawberries out of the rain

Storms and cold spells meant that the 2019 tunnel strawberry harvest started later last year, so there were only a few first domestic strawberries available around Easter. Also, the strawberry harvest was slowed down in May because of the cool temperatures both in the tunnels and over the fields, which meant…

Albers Alligator and Buwatec:

"New affordable cover for water silos"

After 10 years of research, Martin Spekle from Albers Alligator and Kees Ooms from Buwatec have developed the perfect cover for water silos of up to ten meters. The solution is named Alligator SiloDome and at Buwatec the BuwaDome. "We have just placed the first cover at a grower in Belgium and I know…


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