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Mini Sprayer updated for smaller sized greenhouses

IDM Agrometal has updated its offerings of spraying equipment with a new mini sprayer. The sprayer is very suitable for smaller farms or greenhouse operations with narrow plant rows.The sprayer comes available in the 200 version with a width of 55 cm and a 300 version in a width of 65 cm.The Mini Sprayer.....

Jumbo Cone binding string extended with colours and tiltable holder

The Bercomex Jumbo Cone holds four times as much elastic binding string, reducing the frequency of roll changes and so ensuring fewer standstills of the flower processing line. Jumbo Cones are now also available in several colours.Binding is an important part of the flower processing process. Jumbo Cone tie.....

Image processing in floriculture using a robotic mobile platform

Colombia has a privileged geographical location which makes it a cornerstone and equidistant point to all regional markets. The country has a great ecological diversity and its one of the largest suppliers of flowers for US. Colombian flower companies have made innovations in the marketing process, using.....

Tom de Beer, Verhagen Leiden:

NL: "No more pushing, dragging or sweeping thanks to automation"

It is clear that the internet has changed our lives and this development will go even further. The Internet of Things is about to take off and companies are preparing to adapt their organization in light of this. At Verhagen Leiden, this is one of the tasks they're facing. Tom de Beer, Operations Manager at.....

Grower opts for Bercomex RoseMatic

Kenya: P.J. Dave Flowers invests in grading quality

The need for increased automation and professionalism in flower processing flows grows worldwide. This trend is also seen in Kenya, where rose farm P.J. Dave Flowers Ltd. will be grading their Rhodos roses using a Bercomex RoseMatic. This rose grading machine meets the processing requirements of P.J. Dave.....

Cleanlight

"90% of crop protection products removed from water by oxidation"

Emission and purification of crop protection products has received a lot of attention in recent years. The regulations increasingly restrict the entrepreneur, and high emissions could further limit the product range in the future.To solve this issue, in 2014, Dutch company CleanLight developed a water.....