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Greenhouse production in Turkey overview

In the past, people used to think of only flowers and plants when somebody mentioned greenhouse production but since then greenhouse production has developed by leaps and bounds and right now flowers and plants only make for 3.5 % of the greenhouse production in Turkey. 95 % of the greenhouses in Turkey.....

China: Scientists develop power-generating windows

Environmentally friendly building trends have boosted the popularity of window coatings that keep heating and cooling costs down by blocking out unneeded parts of sunlight. They have also inspired scientists and engineers to create thin, see-through solar cells to turn windows into miniature electricity.....

A sneak peek in an Austrian tulip greenhouse

In the following video, Marco Waibel, from the horticultural company by the same name, talks about the production process of the tulip. The video is in German.

US (IA): Hands-on learning inside an educator greenhouse

At Starmont High School in Arlington Iowa, students have the privilege of learning the art and science of growing inside a GrowSpan Series 2000 Educator Greenhouse. Taking horticulture outside the classroom empowers the high school students to take a variety of greenhouse classes, including seeding,.....

Cultivation floor and irrigation seamlessly integrated

ErfGoed has been specializing in the installation of cultivation floors for 60 years. Irrigation technology is a key part of the total growth system. The ErfGoedFloor features really come into their own in situations where the irrigation technology has been seamlessly integrated into the floor system."We see.....

Sweden: Greenhouse growers cover 286 hectares

In total, 1,952 Swedish holdings practised professional horticultural production during 2017, employing just over 14,800 people. While 1,555 holdings engaged in open ground cultivation on 12,807 hectares, 744 holdings exercised greenhouse cultivation on a total surface area of just over 286 hectares.While 59.....

Belgium: PCS opens new greenhouses and green offices

Flemish Minister of Environment, Nature and Agriculture Joke Schauvliege, deputy of East Flanders for Agriculture and Countryside Alexander Vercamer and president of the Belgian farming and horticultural association Boerenbond Sonja De Becker attended the formal opening of the new greenhouses and green.....

Turkey: Landscape roses of Istanbul Agac A.S. used all over in Istanbul

Istanbul Agac A.S. is the sole owner of the licensed production and sales of landscape roses and grows around 2 million landscape roses annually.Agac A.S. Head of Marketing Ugur Pulat: “1.5 million of the roses grown in Alibeykoy district of Istanbul, are used in the landscaping projects around Istanbul......

Overall investments will comprise 689 thousand euro

Russia: A greenhouse for tulip growing will be built near Smolensk

A greenhouse for vegetable and tulip growing will be built in the Smolensk region. 20 new employment positions will be created. November to March the greenhouse will grow tulips and August to December – seedlings and greenery. The planned production capacity is 500 thousand to 3 million pieces a year.The.....

Floricultura Brasil officially opened

Two years ago, the construction of Floricultura Brasil took off, and last Friday, after Hortitec in Holambra, glasses were raised to the opening of this new greenhouse.It is the third location of Floricultura that is based outside the Netherlands, next to Floricultura Spacific in Salinas, USA and Futura.....

Ball Australia shows growers the ropes

Close to celebrating a first-year milestone at their new site, Ball Australia was only too pleased to be invited and involved with the 2018 Hydroponic Farmers Federation 11th Biennial conference that was held in Melbourne from 25th - 27th June 2018.Held every 2 years and this year with it being in Preston in.....

Vietnam: Dalat Hasfarm presents research greenhouse to Dalat University

Last month, Dalat Hasfarm handed over a new research greenhouse to Dalat University.In an increasingly complex world, connecting theoretical education with the practical needs of private enterprise is a concern and a challenge, but it is also a great opportunity.It was for this reason that in 2016 Dalat.....

CAN (BC): Nanaimo nursery property sells in historic deal

A nursery in Nanaimo’s north end is no longer on the market.Green Thumb Garden Centre and Nurseries and its 18-hectare property sold for an undisclosed amount after being on the market for more than a year.Brad Bailey, associate vice-president with Colliers International Nanaimo, said he couldn’t disclose.....

UK: Lovania adds 10 acres under glass

Adding to its production portfolio and bringing its total production area to 42 acres across 16 sites, Lovania have acquired the 10-acre former Mahood site at Moss Lane, Hesketh Bank. The increased glass production is an important step to add to the existing developments at Nook Farm where Phase 2 of.....