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Transplant shock can be minimized with better fit plant holes

Ellepot introduces a new driller machine to further enhance the use of the Ellepot system. The machine is designed to drill a perfect-fit transplanting hole in conventional pots, loose filled trays or other larger ellepots. By doing so, root damage is minimized and the plant experiences a reduced.....

ISO Cutting Planter

ISO Group and Florensis lift cutting planting to higher level

Cooperation between ISO Group and Florensis regarding ISO Cutting Planter 2500 goes back to 2015. During that period they had lengthy discussions about the demands and requirements that the machine should comply with. In particular, speed and quality of planting were important in this respect.Labor savings.....

Smart2B supplier Epson Colorworks Benelux

Fast, waterproof and in color

This is going to explode, Anton is sure of it. With the Epson printers, for which his company Smart2B has the marketing rights for the Benelux countries, he has an exceptional product that is expected to perform extremely well. "With these printers, a grower, exporter, transporter or anybody else, can print.....

Industrial tray washer eliminates risks during propagation stage

VIDEO Hygiene is of paramount importance during the propagation stage. For this reason, Dutch young plant grower Beekenkamp Plants’ from Maasdijk, has recently installed a Unifortes tunnel washing machine. The washer is part of the new production site realized by Beekenkamp.The 5,5 meter long tunnel washer has.....

Steef Gerichhausen, Kwekerij Kamervoort

NL: Energy savings due to climate station on greenhouse roof

Amaryllis cultivation requires both heat and cooling. At the Dutch Kwekerij Kamervoort the heat is provided by a gas boiler with a condenser. The condenser extracts all heat from the boiler’s combustion gases. In the summer cooling is very efficiently handled using a heat pump. This is how Steef Gerichhausen.....

WPS delivery system

Danish grower PKM invests in efficiency, peace of mind

Danish company Gartneriet PKM is one of the market leaders in the production of Campanula and invests in efficiency and peace of mind. PKM focuses on sizeable labor savings, faster response times to market and tranquility in the workplace. In collaboration with WPS a delivery system was designed that meets.....

ISO Group:

Cut, stick and check with the new Cutting & Planting 1800

The ISO Group presented the new Cutting & Planting 1800 at the IPM in Essen from January 24 through January 27. The Cutting & Planting 1800 has already been shown at the GreenTech in Amsterdam and was also nominated for the Greentech Innovation Award, but was further developed and improved last year.....

NL: Hortimat completes automation of Flower Business Support

Besides moving the existing flower processing lines from Naaldwijk to Rijnsburg, Hortimat installed all machines together as one working flower processing line and including all air pipes, electricity, and electronic control units. After completing the project, they tested and fine-tuned everything, for.....

January 24-27, 2017 in Essen, Germany:

Three new Javo machines at IPM Essen

Javo will introduce three new machines at this year’s IPM at stand 3D43. Two are already available and the third will be available during 2017. Javo Standard 2.0 potting machineThe Javo Standard 2.0 is a completely optimized potting machine. The previous model, Javo Standaard, has proven its capabilities.....

NL: Fully automated cultivation at OK Plant

OK Plant is an innovative grower recognized worldwide as a trendsetter with its product range and added value concepts. Because of their passion for plants, OK Plant is constantly looking to develop new and sustainable products that meet and surpass the expectations of its customers.OK Plant grows both.....

Apollo introduces Flat Film Press baling machine

Apollo ISC introduces a brand new baling machine: The Flat Film Press. This new machine represents the latest technology in balingsystems and can be considered as the successor of the Big Bale Press. It’s a compact and fully automatic installation for compressing, packing and palletising bulk product and can.....