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Kenya: New spray tunnel extends vase life

This week Vaselife International is launching its new Vaselife Defend Spray Tunnel, which has been specifically designed to spray their Vaselife Defend product. The design and building of the Spray Tunnel has been a collaboration between Vaselife International and greenhouse manufacturer Bosman Van.....

Control Dekk OASIS for hanging baskets:

Ingenious system takes guesswork out of watering

Do I give my baskets the right amount of water? It is a big guess for many growers and inspired Michigan growers Jared and Jordan Dekker of Dekker Brothers Greenhouse in Hudsonville. Together with Len Logsdon, they designed a watering solution for hanging baskets by using the weight as starting point. The.....

Priva brings Royal Brinkman Spare parts finder to 10,000

In January 2017 Royal Brinkman launched a new online tool: the Spare parts finder. With this tool, you can find the right component for a machine or installation in three steps. Growers can use the Spare parts finder through the Royal Brinkman webshop. Recently, more than 200 parts of Priva installations.....

UK: Newey Roundstone steps into the Ellepot system

Newey Roundstone, based near Chichester in the UK, is one of UK’s largest propagators and producers of protected ornamental plants.For more than thirty years they have grown, invested, innovated and distributed the highest quality plants to retailers and professional growers. Located in West Sussex the.....

Grafted plants the new standard for Chinese solar greenhouses

China is home to a big growth market for Spanish horticultural machinery developer Conic System. In order to supply the Chinese market as optimally as possible, the company has teamed up with Liaoning Yinong Agri-Tech Co., for the sales, distribution and services of the Conic Systems line-up of.....
research by Wageningen UR

NL: Mobile purification mostly interesting for small grower

Mobile purification is one of the four options to meet the purification demand as of 1-1-2018. Depending on the amount of discharge water, future strategy and investment space, mobile purification could be an interesting option. The amount of discharge water varies depending on the cultivation, water.....

Small electric tractor packs a punch

The new dual electric or solar powered Tow Tractor is built to be used in greenhouses and nurseries. The affordable 4-tire Multiple Use Tow Tractor for greenhouses and nurseries is only 38 inches / 96.62 cm wide with front and/or rear hitches and can have a set of optional pusher bars.This new Tow Tractor.....

Conic introduces DGR destacker for Double Trays System

Conic System is introducing their new Trays Destacker DGR, which allows to handle different types of trays like thermoformed plastic, polystyrene, inserts and the recently introduced thermoformed Double Tray System DTS.The Trays Destacker DGR uses a new generation of claw plates with Conic's new rapid.....