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Photo report Naivasha Horticultural Fair 2018

The Naivasha Horticultural Fair 2018 came to an end last Saturday. During this two-day event over 150 exhibitors from all related industries showcased their products and services outdoors at the Naivasha Sports Club.

"Busy fair, good quality visitors and - quite important when organizing an outdoor event - lovely weather. All in all it went really well", says Naivasha Horticultural Fair Chairman Richard McGonnell.

McGonnell took photos of the fair to give us an impression of the show. Click here to view the photos of the show.

Also the exhibitors were pleased with this year's edition, particularly with the worldwide attendance. ""We had such a great time at the Naivasha Horticultural Fair 2018. This year's event was held from 21st - 22nd September and drew audiences from across the continent and Europe", states Optimal Connection on their Facebook page. 

The team of Optimal Connection. For more pictures from Optimal Connection at the Naivasha Horticultural Fair, visit their Facebook page: F. Optimal Connection

Winners ROOOZ Contest
During the Naivasha Horticultural Fair, Bert Middelkoop of Zuurbier International announced the winners of the ROOOZ contest 2018. 29 medium large cup and 36 large cup flowers participated in the contest. During the fair on 20 and 21 September more than 300 of the flower professionals voted. In the weekend that followed, over 350 consumers voted, as ROOOZ was open for the public.

These are the winners:
Medium cup consumer
1. 215-267098 - WAC
2. Veronica – Spek
3. Pink Swift – WAC

Medium cup traders
1. Veronica – Spek
2. Antique – Dummen Orange
3. Café del Mar – Nirp

Large cup consumer
1. Raindance! – Schreurs
2. White Kahala – Brown Breeding
3. Pink Journey – De Ruiter

Large cup traders
1. White Kahala – Brown Breeding
2. Hot Spot – Nirp
3. Louise – Tantou

Overall trophy
1. Veronica – Spek
2. White Kahala – Brown Breeding
3. Raindance! – Schreurs
4. 215-267098 – WAC
5. Café del Mar – Nirp

And during the show, more pictures were posted on social media.

#KOT @NakuruCountyKe Governor Honorable Lee Kinyanjui and members of @NakuruCountyGov with Balton Cp Executive Vice President for Agriculture Aviv Levi at the Naivasha Horticultural Fair Amiran stand. (Source: Twitter page Amiran Kenya

Senthil Kumaran of Asthor Agricola S.A. (Source: Twitter page Asthor Agricola S.A.

Twiga (Source: Twitter page Twiga Chemicals)

Booth of Greenlife (Source: Twitter page Greenlife)

"#KOT Amiran Kenya Wins Best Stand Prize! NaivashaHorticulturalFair 2018, it's been real" (Source: Twitter page Amiran Kenya

"Thank you for visiting our stand at the Naivasha Horticultural Fair 2018. We won best stand display! #NHfair #SimbaPride #SimbaAt50" (Source: Twitter page SimbaCorp )

The booth of rose breeder Continental Breeding (Source: Facebook page Continental Breeding)

For more information: 

Naivasha Horticultural Fair
Richard McGonnell, Chairman
+254(0)722 810968
E: [email protected]