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Selling 5 million Ugandan Fairtrade poinsettias

In the Fairtrade Cents pilot project launched last year, Wagagai (a nursery for young plants in Uganda), import partner Selecta One and Fairtrade International want workers on the farm to earn a 'fair' wage. For each sold Fairtrade poinsettia, a few cents go into a separate bonus fund, which supplements the.....

NL: De Zonnebloem celebrates 70 years

Seventy years ago, de Zonnebloem (the Sunflower) nursery was officially registered with the Dutch Chamber of Commerce in Alkmaar. Fifty years ago, the Oostveen family took over, when Wijnand and Julia Oostveen bought the florist/nursery in the North Holland town of Nieuwe Niedorp from the Takken family. The.....

Selecta One expands Dahlia assortment by complete Dalina series

With the publication of the new bedding and balcony plants catalogue 2018/2019, breeder of young plants Selecta One expands its existing Dahlia assortment by the complete Dalina series with 42 varicoloured Dahlia varieties in different growth sizes.This makes Selecta One the only breeding company in Europe.....

Ellepot partners with Pindstrup in Russia

Ellepot has presented Pindstrup as their new strategic partner for the Russian horticultural market. Combined, the two Danish companies intend to create the ‘winning formula for the future’ for customers within the Russian greenhouse propagation sector. For the past few years, the demand for sustainable and.....

US: Fall mum propagation reminders

Though its mid-May, it’s not too early to start thinking about fall and mum propagation. If you have not received unrooted mum cuttings yet, but plan to do so, these cultural and environmental propagation reminders will help you prepare to get your cuttings off to a good start.CulturalPrior to unrooted.....

New Young Plants Division Manager, Assistant Grower for J. Berry Nursery

Continuing their mission of “Creating Beauty that Inspires,” J Berry Nursery welcomes Dr. Judson LeCompte to oversee the Young Plants Division. Judson earned his PhD from Mississippi State and his Master’s from Auburn University, researching tea Camellia production in the southern United States and green.....

NL: New Chrysanthemum Santini introduced

With the introduction of the new Chrysanthemum Santini 'Lana', spring will have a cheerful color this year.It is a pink flamed santini with a beautiful green heart. Armada Young Plants in De Lier is the breeder behind the new santini.From week 17 'Lana' will be made available by J.C. de Jong at the Aalsmeer.....