At a trade mission, the Dutch Royal Couple payed more attention to the horticulture sector in Canada Yesterday, they visited different horticulture companies in Canada, including Vineland Research and CosMic Plants Inc. Below some photos are shown that were made during the visit.:
Research center of Vineland Research. From left to right: Dr. Jim Brandle, CEO, Vineland Research and Innovation Centre; Lilianne Ploumen, Netherlands’ Minister of Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation; Bert Koenders, Netherland’s Minister of Foreign Affairs; King Willem - Alexander and Queen Máxima, the Dutch
The Royal Couple received a 20 min tour from the owners of CosMic Plants, Mike and Neil Van Steekelenburg. They hosted a high tea afterwards.
The Dutch queen Maxima.
On May 28 Serres Toundra and AAB signed a declaration at CosMic Plants. It concerns the commitment to carry out tenders for the first phase of a glasshouse complex of 40 hectares in Saint Felicien, near Quebec. The tender for the first phase will cost 40 million Canadian dollars. The tenders for the entire complex, which will be built in 4 stages will cost 100 million Canadian dollars.
After the tour, a high tea was hosted by Neil and Mike at the Inventory.
- Sales Representative Southeastern US
- Bedding and Perennials Sales Manager Europe
- Horticultural Technician
- Head Grower Strawberries, Norway
- Tissue Culture Laboratory Scientist
- Manager Operations & Logistics
- Vegetable Advisor (Permanent)
- Horticultural Commercial Director
- Senior Operations Manager Nursery
Top 5 - yesterday
- Tagawa Greenhouse rooting cuttings better and faster
- "High demand for our orchids and we see a shift from flowers to flowering plants"
- “Portugal is a small country, but it's the 8th top producer of ornamentals in Europe"
- New dates for World Floral Expo 2023
- NL: Sustainable hydrangea greenhouse opens its doors
Top 5 - last week
Top 5 - last month
- "It extends the shelf life of roses by 50-100%"
- "Entering Europe is a natural next step in our growth"
- Cut flower ocean shipments continue to rise
- “In over 35 years of operations, we’ve seen a lot change in the foliage market”
- Denmark: "Growers see this crisis as an opportunity to improve and be more innovative"
Vineland Research, CosMic Plants:
Canada: Photo impression of visit Dutch Royal Couple in Canada
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