IFTEX 2022

C.A.S., David Osiany, at the Ministry of Industrialization having a conversation with Steven van Schilfgaarde, C.E.O. at Royal FloraHolland
C.A.S., David Osiany, at the Ministry of Industrialization having a conversation with Steven van Schilfgaarde, C.E.O. at Royal FloraHolland
The booth of the East African Business Company was represented by Salim Juma, Shadrack Ngaruiya, Sammy Okwara, Vikas Chaudbari and Zakaria Okubaju
The booth of the East African Business Company was represented by Salim Juma, Shadrack Ngaruiya, Sammy Okwara, Vikas Chaudbari and Zakaria Okubaju
At the stand of Advocado Nurseries ltd, Valentine Nyagah and Krishnarai Rajendran represented their products
At the stand of Advocado Nurseries ltd, Valentine Nyagah and Krishnarai Rajendran represented their products
Rose Chebet and Lilian Njeri represented Kenpoly. The company provides multiple solutions, such as horti- and floriculture crates and buckets for harvesting and transporting.
Rose Chebet and Lilian Njeri represented Kenpoly. The company provides multiple solutions, such as horti- and floriculture crates and buckets for harvesting and transporting.
The crowded stand of Branan Flowers  
The crowded stand of Branan Flowers  
Vivian Wanza with DB Schenker promoted the company’s global transport solutions and their sustainable end-to-end solutions
Vivian Wanza with DB Schenker promoted the company’s global transport solutions and their sustainable end-to-end solutions
Transglobal Distributors ltd was represented by Howard Mugera, Cynthia Waturi and Richard Kakunga
Transglobal Distributors ltd was represented by Howard Mugera, Cynthia Waturi and Richard Kakunga
Yariv Kedar of Agri-Green showcases AlvaTech. AlvaTech is their new award-winning product that allows plants grown salt-water regions, leaves won’t get burnt as it allows to separate sodium and chloride molecules so plants can get naturally rid of these. Besides that it reduces water use by up to by 30%.
Yariv Kedar of Agri-Green showcases AlvaTech. AlvaTech is their new award-winning product that allows plants grown salt-water regions, leaves won’t get burnt as it allows to separate sodium and chloride molecules so plants can get naturally rid of these. Besides that it reduces water use by up to by 30%.
Collins Naholi of Koppert Biological Systems was present with their macro solutions against trips and white flies.
Collins Naholi of Koppert Biological Systems was present with their macro solutions against trips and white flies.
A pretty busy first day of the IFTEX
A pretty busy first day of the IFTEX
A pretty busy first day of the IFTEX
A pretty busy first day of the IFTEX
Francis Nteere (right) of Oasis Flora Life Africa, having a conversation with his client Matthew Kariuki the florist of EverFlora.
Francis Nteere (right) of Oasis Flora Life Africa, having a conversation with his client Matthew Kariuki the florist of EverFlora.
At the stand of Könst Alstroemeria there were quite some interested people
At the stand of Könst Alstroemeria there were quite some interested people
Könst Alstroemeria
Könst Alstroemeria
Arjan van der Plas and Martijn Bouwman (two on the left), visited United Selections and had a chat with Peter Schrama, Elvis Musyoka and Jelle Posthumus
Arjan van der Plas and Martijn Bouwman (two on the left), visited United Selections and had a chat with Peter Schrama, Elvis Musyoka and Jelle Posthumus
Jelle Posthumus together with Sachin Appachu of Bliss Flora standing next to the Nova Vita (white rose in the middle). Bliss Flora is growing this new variety of United Selections.
Jelle Posthumus together with Sachin Appachu of Bliss Flora standing next to the Nova Vita (white rose in the middle). Bliss Flora is growing this new variety of United Selections.
Paco van der Lauw together with Jelle Posthumus of United Selections
Paco van der Lauw together with Jelle Posthumus of United Selections
At the stand of Zena Roses were Esther Katini, Beatrice Chemeli, William Murgor, Joel Busieney and Rith Jebet
At the stand of Zena Roses were Esther Katini, Beatrice Chemeli, William Murgor, Joel Busieney and Rith Jebet
The Golden Blossom from Zena Roses is a new bright yellow variety that was made commercial two months ago
The Golden Blossom from Zena Roses is a new bright yellow variety that was made commercial two months ago
Casual from Zena Roses, now one year on the market, has a nice soft pink color, big buds and is growing in interest
Casual from Zena Roses, now one year on the market, has a nice soft pink color, big buds and is growing in interest
Haiko Backer of Schreurs together with Sunil Chaudhari and Jaimin Shah from Bloomingdale Roses
Haiko Backer of Schreurs together with Sunil Chaudhari and Jaimin Shah from Bloomingdale Roses
Sunil Chaudhari with Peter Kagia of Schreurs.
Sunil Chaudhari with Peter Kagia of Schreurs.
Booth overview
Booth overview
Chris Alpenaar with Bosman van Zaal
Chris Alpenaar with Bosman van Zaal
A crowded aisle
A crowded aisle
Daniel Mwambia (middle) having a conversation with, the ladies of Phoenix-Flower, Natalia Smirnove and Anastasia Maltseva
Daniel Mwambia (middle) having a conversation with, the ladies of Phoenix-Flower, Natalia Smirnove and Anastasia Maltseva
Siddhartha Biswas of NIRP standing next to their pink rose the Watergame, a brand new variety. It’s a rose with a bright pink color, opens really well and has got a 15-day vase life at least. Together with its 5.5cm bud and high resistance against botrytis and mildew it’s a very promising new variety.
Siddhartha Biswas of NIRP standing next to their pink rose the Watergame, a brand new variety. It’s a rose with a bright pink color, opens really well and has got a 15-day vase life at least. Together with its 5.5cm bud and high resistance against botrytis and mildew it’s a very promising new variety.
The 3 eyecatchers on NIRPS’s stand from left to right; Indigo, Easy Fashion, and Progress. Easy Fashion is well-known yet but Indigo and Progress are only introduced this year.
The 3 eyecatchers on NIRPS’s stand from left to right; Indigo, Easy Fashion, and Progress. Easy Fashion is well-known yet but Indigo and Progress are only introduced this year.
Arnoud Bolten with George Delbard with the Juliette series. The series contains 7 varieties and all 7 are mutants of the Juliette.
Arnoud Bolten with George Delbard with the Juliette series. The series contains 7 varieties and all 7 are mutants of the Juliette.
The Juliette series
The Juliette series
The original Juliette that started it all
The original Juliette that started it all
At the stand of the Kenyan Flower Council everybody was given a warm welcome by Duncan Mugambi, Johnstone Mulary, Albert Otieno, and Bernard Nyambega.
At the stand of the Kenyan Flower Council everybody was given a warm welcome by Duncan Mugambi, Johnstone Mulary, Albert Otieno, and Bernard Nyambega.
Naomi Kahurani of Bio Crop Care ltd together with Daran Stone of Ellepot. Bio Crop Care is the agent of Ellepot and others, which are focussing on sustainability and showing that with their plant-based fertilizers and the biodegradable paper of Ellepot.
Naomi Kahurani of Bio Crop Care ltd together with Daran Stone of Ellepot. Bio Crop Care is the agent of Ellepot and others, which are focussing on sustainability and showing that with their plant-based fertilizers and the biodegradable paper of Ellepot.
Raul Leal with SB Talee promoted their special colored Dianthus
Raul Leal with SB Talee promoted their special colored Dianthus
This is the Wild Thrill variety of SB Talee
This is the Wild Thrill variety of SB Talee
Murara Plants Kenya was represented by Vonne Vicky and Eric Bouman
Murara Plants Kenya was represented by Vonne Vicky and Eric Bouman
Elizabeth Kiamba, the Agricultural Advisor, and Ingrid Korving, agricultural council, and Angela Swinkels, Agricultural Counselor at the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
Elizabeth Kiamba, the Agricultural Advisor, and Ingrid Korving, agricultural council, and Angela Swinkels, Agricultural Counselor at the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
Danziger's roses.
Danziger's roses.
Esther Kanyeria of Danzinger holding the Senti Yellow. In this exhibition Danzinger was giving extra attention to their roses.
Esther Kanyeria of Danzinger holding the Senti Yellow. In this exhibition Danzinger was giving extra attention to their roses.
Hortus and HIS Kenya were participating the IFTEX together this year. Frank Combee and Richard Maijenburg with Hortus together with Jane Waweru of HIS Kenya.
Hortus and HIS Kenya were participating the IFTEX together this year. Frank Combee and Richard Maijenburg with Hortus together with Jane Waweru of HIS Kenya.
Moses of AAA Growers presenting their Bellissimo roses
Moses of AAA Growers presenting their Bellissimo roses
Watergame is another novelties from AAA Growers
Watergame is another novelties from AAA Growers
Nancy Kariuki and Sachin Appachu from Bliss Flora represented all three farms: Bliss Flora, Dale Flora and Buds&Blooms
Nancy Kariuki and Sachin Appachu from Bliss Flora represented all three farms: Bliss Flora, Dale Flora and Buds&Blooms
At the booth of Sinya Flowers and Porini Flowers some good conversations were going on
At the booth of Sinya Flowers and Porini Flowers some good conversations were going on
Seth Riungu (marketing manager), Prashant Takate (general Man.) and Ranjit Amrit (director) from Aquila. Aquila focused on their sustainability aspects and also helps other, smaller, farms to be more sustainable.
Seth Riungu (marketing manager), Prashant Takate (general Man.) and Ranjit Amrit (director) from Aquila. Aquila focused on their sustainability aspects and also helps other, smaller, farms to be more sustainable.
At the booth of Royal FloraHolland the local office of Ethiopia and Kenya were joining the Dutch. From left to right: Bezawit Teklehaimanot, Joery van Leest, Guido Vollebregt, Caroline Ngalu and Anita Mureithi.
At the booth of Royal FloraHolland the local office of Ethiopia and Kenya were joining the Dutch. From left to right: Bezawit Teklehaimanot, Joery van Leest, Guido Vollebregt, Caroline Ngalu and Anita Mureithi.
Ghanshyan Dusang, General manager at Ever Flora was also present at the exhibition
Ghanshyan Dusang, General manager at Ever Flora was also present at the exhibition
Stephan Heyer and Kiran Nangare with Van Kleef Roses were participating in this exhibition as supplier and grower. “For a very successful show.”
Stephan Heyer and Kiran Nangare with Van Kleef Roses were participating in this exhibition as supplier and grower. “For a very successful show.”
Red Lands Roses Plc was represented by Beverly Machina (sales officer) and Trene Nkatha (sales manager). Red Lands Roses is a farm located in Ruiru Kiambu, Kenya.
Red Lands Roses Plc was represented by Beverly Machina (sales officer) and Trene Nkatha (sales manager). Red Lands Roses is a farm located in Ruiru Kiambu, Kenya.
Famida Kemunto (trail manager in Naivasha) and Reinoud Hagen (managing director cut flowers) from Dummen Orange together with the Snow Storm. Their white rose was introduced a few years ago and is now their bestseller in Ethiopia and Kenya.
Famida Kemunto (trail manager in Naivasha) and Reinoud Hagen (managing director cut flowers) from Dummen Orange together with the Snow Storm. Their white rose was introduced a few years ago and is now their bestseller in Ethiopia and Kenya.
The Momentum of Dummen Orange went into production about 2 years ago and is now well-known for being a high producer and its bright yellow bud.
The Momentum of Dummen Orange went into production about 2 years ago and is now well-known for being a high producer and its bright yellow bud.
Simply Red is a recently introduced red rose and an extremely high producer and therefore perfect for the retail market
Simply Red is a recently introduced red rose and an extremely high producer and therefore perfect for the retail market
The Ruiter was well-represented at the IFTEX by Oscar Peters, Rohit Patil, Sarah Mwangi, Elizabeth Kariuki, Fred Okinda and Rob Letcher.
The Ruiter was well-represented at the IFTEX by Oscar Peters, Rohit Patil, Sarah Mwangi, Elizabeth Kariuki, Fred Okinda and Rob Letcher.
The roses from De Ruiter Innovations.
The roses from De Ruiter Innovations.
Shamita from the Ruiter is a high producer with eye-catching pink color. It has good packing characteristics. You can put a lot of them in one box.
Shamita from the Ruiter is a high producer with eye-catching pink color. It has good packing characteristics. You can put a lot of them in one box.
Frutteto is a bigflower rose. A real favorite of florists and is highly resistant against botrytis. It’s a variety that isn’t easily scared by altitude.
Frutteto is a bigflower rose. A real favorite of florists and is highly resistant against botrytis. It’s a variety that isn’t easily scared by altitude.
The Ever Red is ‘the best of the red rose’ from De Ruiter. Well-known for its long vase life, length and its big red bud. Still growing in popularity and demand.
The Ever Red is ‘the best of the red rose’ from De Ruiter. Well-known for its long vase life, length and its big red bud. Still growing in popularity and demand.
The stand of Fontana farms was very well-decorated and had many visitors
The stand of Fontana farms was very well-decorated and had many visitors
Roman Gukov visited the booth of Interplant to have a chat with Jurjen Ilsink
Roman Gukov visited the booth of Interplant to have a chat with Jurjen Ilsink
Interplant wanted to bring inspiration to this exhibition through their well-decorated booth. From left to right: Jurjen Ilsink, Robert Ilsink and Gavin Mouritzen.
Interplant wanted to bring inspiration to this exhibition through their well-decorated booth. From left to right: Jurjen Ilsink, Robert Ilsink and Gavin Mouritzen.
A really well crowded first day of the show
A really well crowded first day of the show
The couple Dave and Elena Hoekstra with FloraChain
The couple Dave and Elena Hoekstra with FloraChain
Wendy Kristy with Jan Spek Roses
Wendy Kristy with Jan Spek Roses
Eric Spek together with Kipng’etich Bett with Flora Ola ltd.
Eric Spek together with Kipng’etich Bett with Flora Ola ltd.
Gerard Pothuis, Bart ‘t Hoen and Chris Alpenaar with Bosman van Zaal were very content about the IFTEX
Gerard Pothuis, Bart ‘t Hoen and Chris Alpenaar with Bosman van Zaal were very content about the IFTEX
Ednah Choge represented the roses of Sian Flowers Kenya
Ednah Choge represented the roses of Sian Flowers Kenya
Ednah Choge together with Charles Mulemba of Sian Agriflora and Nancy Kutgat with GM Sian Maasai Flowers.
Ednah Choge together with Charles Mulemba of Sian Agriflora and Nancy Kutgat with GM Sian Maasai Flowers.
InspiraFarms was well-represented by Julian Mitchel, Pauline Moraa, Dave Zoetemelk and Charon Cheboi. InspiraFarms is committed to improve the cool storage of companies in the floriculture.
InspiraFarms was well-represented by Julian Mitchel, Pauline Moraa, Dave Zoetemelk and Charon Cheboi. InspiraFarms is committed to improve the cool storage of companies in the floriculture.
Ever Pink from De Ruiter.
Ever Pink from De Ruiter.
At the booth of Cargolite it was busy. Sociable and conversations were held about the innovations that Cargolite offers for transporting flowers by sea and air. On the picture, from left to right: Amnon Zamir (Research & Development), Claire Williams (Optimus Flowers), John Kowarsky (CEO Cargolite) and Meshack Kipturgo (Group Managing Director Signion Group).
At the booth of Cargolite it was busy. Sociable and conversations were held about the innovations that Cargolite offers for transporting flowers by sea and air. On the picture, from left to right: Amnon Zamir (Research & Development), Claire Williams (Optimus Flowers), John Kowarsky (CEO Cargolite) and Meshack Kipturgo (Group Managing Director Signion Group).
At the stand of Morgan Cargo it didn’t lack in fun. From left to right: Schalk Bruwer (group CEO), Jaco Morgan (Manager East Africa) and Gerhard de Clerk (CFO).
At the stand of Morgan Cargo it didn’t lack in fun. From left to right: Schalk Bruwer (group CEO), Jaco Morgan (Manager East Africa) and Gerhard de Clerk (CFO).
Ball was represented by Erik Kipkoech (Administration Import) and Alejandro Umaña (Sales)
Ball was represented by Erik Kipkoech (Administration Import) and Alejandro Umaña (Sales)
This is the Punky Ball which is recently introduced, mainly for bouquets
This is the Punky Ball which is recently introduced, mainly for bouquets
One of the most-known products of Ball in Kenya, Skylight
One of the most-known products of Ball in Kenya, Skylight
Catherine Cacheri from Dudutech promoted their biologically controlled products. Since last year, Dudutech is part of Bioline Agrosciences.
Catherine Cacheri from Dudutech promoted their biologically controlled products. Since last year, Dudutech is part of Bioline Agrosciences.
Stokman Rozen Kenya ltd. was well represented by Saweline Kimani, Grace Thuku, Andrew Ndung’u, Alice Karwe and Maurine Ongechi.
Stokman Rozen Kenya ltd. was well represented by Saweline Kimani, Grace Thuku, Andrew Ndung’u, Alice Karwe and Maurine Ongechi.
A real busy second day of the show.
A real busy second day of the show.
Redbad Verduyn (Communications Manager) from Chrysal also present at the show.
Redbad Verduyn (Communications Manager) from Chrysal also present at the show.
Christine Atieno (Personal Assistant and Administrative Coordinator) from Airflo welcomed everybody at the booth and ensured everyone was well taken care of.
Christine Atieno (Personal Assistant and Administrative Coordinator) from Airflo welcomed everybody at the booth and ensured everyone was well taken care of.
Tushar Jadhav, Patel Kalpesh, Tushar Vyas and Shail Kulkarni represented Greenspan. The company is focusing on empowering sustainable greenhouse solutions.
Tushar Jadhav, Patel Kalpesh, Tushar Vyas and Shail Kulkarni represented Greenspan. The company is focusing on empowering sustainable greenhouse solutions.
Santosh Kulkarni , Managing Director of P J Dave Flora together with the director of PJ Dave Flora ltd, Janki Dave.
Santosh Kulkarni , Managing Director of P J Dave Flora together with the director of PJ Dave Flora ltd, Janki Dave.
The team of Turkish Cargo. Everyone who visited their booth was welcomed by some Turkish delight candy.
The team of Turkish Cargo. Everyone who visited their booth was welcomed by some Turkish delight candy.
Peter Chahenza, agent for the Richel Group and Plastika Kritis in east and central Africa. The Richel Group focuses on building foil greenhouses and Platstika provides the foil that is used.
Peter Chahenza, agent for the Richel Group and Plastika Kritis in east and central Africa. The Richel Group focuses on building foil greenhouses and Platstika provides the foil that is used.
Kikwetu Flowers was represented by Stephen Odiambo, Sheila Mwende, Pauline Kinyua and Francis Barasa.
Kikwetu Flowers was represented by Stephen Odiambo, Sheila Mwende, Pauline Kinyua and Francis Barasa.
The Ever Red from breeder De Ruiter is the biggest product at the farm of Kikwetu Flowers. The farm is located on Mount Kenya, Timau.
The Ever Red from breeder De Ruiter is the biggest product at the farm of Kikwetu Flowers. The farm is located on Mount Kenya, Timau.
Yelloween, also from Kikwetu Flowers.
Yelloween, also from Kikwetu Flowers.
The booth of PJ Dave Flower Group was well visited and decorated.
The booth of PJ Dave Flower Group was well visited and decorated.
On the patio outside, people could get some fresh air and lunch, provided by KTC café, which is an Indian restaurant, located just around the corner.
On the patio outside, people could get some fresh air and lunch, provided by KTC café, which is an Indian restaurant, located just around the corner.
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As the day went on, more visitors came to take a look at all the IFTEX had to offer.
As the day went on, more visitors came to take a look at all the IFTEX had to offer.
A true sea of Meiland roses.
A true sea of Meiland roses.
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Christian van der Sar from the Dutch importer and exporter Van Duyvenvoorde also came to the IFTEX.
Christian van der Sar from the Dutch importer and exporter Van Duyvenvoorde also came to the IFTEX.
At the booth of Mzurrie Flowers people were busy talking about their product with some interested visitors.
At the booth of Mzurrie Flowers people were busy talking about their product with some interested visitors.
Felipe Gomez (in the middle) from Selecta Cut Flowers was having a conversion with Eunice Nduta and Thomas Ndungu from Benev Flowers.
Felipe Gomez (in the middle) from Selecta Cut Flowers was having a conversion with Eunice Nduta and Thomas Ndungu from Benev Flowers.
Dennis Orono (Communications Manager) from Go Shipping Cargo visited some relations at the Maersk booth.
Dennis Orono (Communications Manager) from Go Shipping Cargo visited some relations at the Maersk booth.
Jackline Gatutha (sales), James Mwangi (air flower technician) and Grace Nyambura (sales) from Maersk were also present at the show and informed everyone at their stand about the possibilities the company has to offer in transporting the flower by sea.
Jackline Gatutha (sales), James Mwangi (air flower technician) and Grace Nyambura (sales) from Maersk were also present at the show and informed everyone at their stand about the possibilities the company has to offer in transporting the flower by sea.
James Mwangi together with his client Elias Thuku (Managing Director) from Legrane ltd.
James Mwangi together with his client Elias Thuku (Managing Director) from Legrane ltd.
At the booth of The Flower Hub, Joyce Muchiri (Communications Manager) was having a nice conversation with Elias Thuku. Elias is the former Communications Manager from The Flower Hub and Joyce took his place when he went to be the Managing Director at Legrane ltd.
At the booth of The Flower Hub, Joyce Muchiri (Communications Manager) was having a nice conversation with Elias Thuku. Elias is the former Communications Manager from The Flower Hub and Joyce took his place when he went to be the Managing Director at Legrane ltd.
At the booth of Agri Plast Kenya Daniel Gachago, Andreen Odull and Simon Mwangi presented their Greenhouse covers, geomembrane and geomembrane welding machines and parts.
At the booth of Agri Plast Kenya Daniel Gachago, Andreen Odull and Simon Mwangi presented their Greenhouse covers, geomembrane and geomembrane welding machines and parts.
The joint booth of Broekhof and Tessara was really busy.
The joint booth of Broekhof and Tessara was really busy.
Repelectric Kenya ltd. Showed their refrigeration products and new cooling systems. Ecostar is their star-product. Kelvin Muriuki (sales for the refrigeration pr.) and Richard Wootton (Head of Sales) together with the Ecostar.
Repelectric Kenya ltd. Showed their refrigeration products and new cooling systems. Ecostar is their star-product. Kelvin Muriuki (sales for the refrigeration pr.) and Richard Wootton (Head of Sales) together with the Ecostar.
Parth Nagri and Jay Siyanee from Shri Ambico Polymer where also present at the show to promote their brand MAX Agrow which contains all kinds of woven nettings, groundcovers and planter bags.
Parth Nagri and Jay Siyanee from Shri Ambico Polymer where also present at the show to promote their brand MAX Agrow which contains all kinds of woven nettings, groundcovers and planter bags.
Senthil Kumaran and Okioga Josephat from Asthor were also present and represented Asthor to promote their greenhouse and turn-key projects.
Senthil Kumaran and Okioga Josephat from Asthor were also present and represented Asthor to promote their greenhouse and turn-key projects.
At the booth of Geerlofs Patrick Garner (Managing Director Kenya), Amraphael Mwatibo (Service Manager), and Peter Mbelle (Finance) were promoting their cooling solutions.
At the booth of Geerlofs Patrick Garner (Managing Director Kenya), Amraphael Mwatibo (Service Manager), and Peter Mbelle (Finance) were promoting their cooling solutions.
Stephen Otieno, Violet Munyao and Patrick O. Radido from Khuene + Nagel were also present at the IFTEX and made sure everyone at their stand was feeling welcome.
Stephen Otieno, Violet Munyao and Patrick O. Radido from Khuene + Nagel were also present at the IFTEX and made sure everyone at their stand was feeling welcome.
Nitesh Tiwari (General Manager) from Gal Limited / Omni Agriculture promoted his wide range of horticultural products.
Nitesh Tiwari (General Manager) from Gal Limited / Omni Agriculture promoted his wide range of horticultural products.
At the booth of Cargotuff Amar Bahra (Director), Peter Meroi (Area Manager Thermoking) and Mary Mutile (Sales Executive) told everyone about their solutions for keeping products cooled while being transported by road.
At the booth of Cargotuff Amar Bahra (Director), Peter Meroi (Area Manager Thermoking) and Mary Mutile (Sales Executive) told everyone about their solutions for keeping products cooled while being transported by road.
Polycarp Nyakoi (in the middle) from Krystal ltd. having a good conversation with Eunice Nduta and Thomas Nolungu from Benev Flora.
Polycarp Nyakoi (in the middle) from Krystal ltd. having a good conversation with Eunice Nduta and Thomas Nolungu from Benev Flora.
Gadot Agro ltd participated in the IFTEX for the first time. They are not new in Kenya, because they are well-known in Africa for their Long Life vase life improving products that are being made in Israel. From left to right: Hila Lati, Doron Levi and Harel Carduri.
Gadot Agro ltd participated in the IFTEX for the first time. They are not new in Kenya, because they are well-known in Africa for their Long Life vase life improving products that are being made in Israel. From left to right: Hila Lati, Doron Levi and Harel Carduri.
Micheal de Geus from Select Breeding together with his show greenhouse manager Kipkoech Hillary, holding the Red Bentley.
Micheal de Geus from Select Breeding together with his show greenhouse manager Kipkoech Hillary, holding the Red Bentley.
The Red Bentley from Select Breeding is being planted right now at Riftvalley Roses and will be sold in the flower auction in The Netherlands this autumn.
The Red Bentley from Select Breeding is being planted right now at Riftvalley Roses and will be sold in the flower auction in The Netherlands this autumn.
The Firefox, also from Select Breeding, is a new variety and not yet commercial. But this well-looking bicolor red and yellow rose is expected in the summer of 2023.
The Firefox, also from Select Breeding, is a new variety and not yet commercial. But this well-looking bicolor red and yellow rose is expected in the summer of 2023.
Bloosz from Select Breeding has a long vase life and intense colors in his first stage of delivery.
Bloosz from Select Breeding has a long vase life and intense colors in his first stage of delivery.
At the stand of Octoflor Jennifer Gertrude, Joseph Karanja and Lilian Achieng welcomed everyone who wanted to know more about their products.
At the stand of Octoflor Jennifer Gertrude, Joseph Karanja and Lilian Achieng welcomed everyone who wanted to know more about their products.
Leon de Mooij (Area Export Manager) and Rick Kroon (Commercial Director) from Royal van Zanten standing next to a lovely boquet containing all their main products: Alstroemeria, Statice, Limonium and Chrysanthemums.
Leon de Mooij (Area Export Manager) and Rick Kroon (Commercial Director) from Royal van Zanten standing next to a lovely boquet containing all their main products: Alstroemeria, Statice, Limonium and Chrysanthemums.
Alice Kutwa from XFlora Group promoted her brands Amor & Omang.
Alice Kutwa from XFlora Group promoted her brands Amor & Omang.
The Julietta from their brand Omang is a very popular one in Europe.
The Julietta from their brand Omang is a very popular one in Europe.
The Tzar from XFlora also is a real eye-catcher, has a good opening and a really big flower
The Tzar from XFlora also is a real eye-catcher, has a good opening and a really big flower
It was busy in the booth of Elgon Kenya. From left to right: Patrick Ngugi (BASF), Vaibhav Deshmukh (Elgon), Kadlag Paraij (Hanna Roses), Santosh Gadhe (Elgon) and Kiran Nangare (Van Kleef Kenya).
It was busy in the booth of Elgon Kenya. From left to right: Patrick Ngugi (BASF), Vaibhav Deshmukh (Elgon), Kadlag Paraij (Hanna Roses), Santosh Gadhe (Elgon) and Kiran Nangare (Van Kleef Kenya).
De Ruiter creating flower business.
De Ruiter creating flower business.
Winfred Akinyi and Lucy Ochar from Flight & Safaris promoted their trips through the national park of Kenya.
Winfred Akinyi and Lucy Ochar from Flight & Safaris promoted their trips through the national park of Kenya.
At their booth of Krystal these gentlemen were busy discussing some business. From left to right: Joseph Rwanda (Krystal), Marvin Anindo (Honeywell), Polycarp Nyakoi (Krystal), Shamir Jaffer (Honeywell) and Mjomba Juma (Monstera Cargo).
At their booth of Krystal these gentlemen were busy discussing some business. From left to right: Joseph Rwanda (Krystal), Marvin Anindo (Honeywell), Polycarp Nyakoi (Krystal), Shamir Jaffer (Honeywell) and Mjomba Juma (Monstera Cargo).
The with roses overwhelming stand of Primar Rosa Flowers.com Rocar Gathura (Sales), Peter G. Njagi (Operating Manager) and Maureen Kogi (Marketing) welcomed everyone at their booth.
The with roses overwhelming stand of Primar Rosa Flowers.com Rocar Gathura (Sales), Peter G. Njagi (Operating Manager) and Maureen Kogi (Marketing) welcomed everyone at their booth.
Overview of the booth from PrimaRoseFlowers.com.
Overview of the booth from PrimaRoseFlowers.com.
At the booth of Meilland Roses Jean Dyens and Bruno Etavard showed everyone around to see their roses.
At the booth of Meilland Roses Jean Dyens and Bruno Etavard showed everyone around to see their roses.
This new product is being introduced at this show and is called Gypsy Rose. It’s a rose and a good filler for bouquets. It is grown by the grower Penta Flowers.
This new product is being introduced at this show and is called Gypsy Rose. It’s a rose and a good filler for bouquets. It is grown by the grower Penta Flowers.
The Gypsy Rose doing what it does best, serving as a nice filler.
The Gypsy Rose doing what it does best, serving as a nice filler.
The Cerise Success has a real deep pink color, good opening and good production. It’s much loved in the UK market.
The Cerise Success has a real deep pink color, good opening and good production. It’s much loved in the UK market.
Lovely Pink from Meiland Roses has a high-yield, soft pink color and is loved as well in the UK Market.
Lovely Pink from Meiland Roses has a high-yield, soft pink color and is loved as well in the UK Market.
At the booth of Amiran Pradeep Kumar, Anthony Musyimo, Eric Ojode and Jacob Juma promoted their fertilizers, irrigation and greenhouse solutions.
At the booth of Amiran Pradeep Kumar, Anthony Musyimo, Eric Ojode and Jacob Juma promoted their fertilizers, irrigation and greenhouse solutions.
James Kamau and Arun Mishra from Shalimar Fresh.
James Kamau and Arun Mishra from Shalimar Fresh.
Bas ter Laare was present at the IFTEX on behalf of a collective of growers.
Bas ter Laare was present at the IFTEX on behalf of a collective of growers.
The team of the Dutch Flowers Group was of course also present at the show.
The team of the Dutch Flowers Group was of course also present at the show.
At the booth of the Dutch Flower Group, husband and wife Ronald and Joyce de Vos were enjoying the IFTEX together.
At the booth of the Dutch Flower Group, husband and wife Ronald and Joyce de Vos were enjoying the IFTEX together.
Annah Rosemary and Sharon Kobulare were participating in the show for their company Bella Flowers.
Annah Rosemary and Sharon Kobulare were participating in the show for their company Bella Flowers.
Mercy Nganga from Beauty Line Bouquets was also present and promoted their wide range of bouquets.
Mercy Nganga from Beauty Line Bouquets was also present and promoted their wide range of bouquets.
Ginna Paola Ramos (Sales and Marketing) from Beauty Line Bouquets.
Ginna Paola Ramos (Sales and Marketing) from Beauty Line Bouquets.
Ginna and Mercy together in front of their wall of pastel flowers and roses.
Ginna and Mercy together in front of their wall of pastel flowers and roses.
At the booth of EHPEA Boniface Lwanda from Fairtrade Africa (left) was having a conversation with the Chief Technical advisor of EHPEA Yohanes Abebe.
At the booth of EHPEA Boniface Lwanda from Fairtrade Africa (left) was having a conversation with the Chief Technical advisor of EHPEA Yohanes Abebe.
This is the Hypericum from EHPEA.
This is the Hypericum from EHPEA.
And the Soidiago, also from EHPEA.
And the Soidiago, also from EHPEA.
Green Pro Ventures was represented by Asim Karadayi, Hakan Bingol, Gokhan Tokgozlu, Magdalene Kunuthia and Ekrem Akyildiz.
Green Pro Ventures was represented by Asim Karadayi, Hakan Bingol, Gokhan Tokgozlu, Magdalene Kunuthia and Ekrem Akyildiz.
Donna Achieng from Horticulture Crops Directora told about the different options they provide with their plastic crates for harvesting, transporting and storage.
Donna Achieng from Horticulture Crops Directora told about the different options they provide with their plastic crates for harvesting, transporting and storage.
Winnie Muya from Agriculture Sector Network.
Winnie Muya from Agriculture Sector Network.
William Mwangi and Yvonne Kanyi from Manuchar Kenya Limited told about their possibilities of selling and distributing chemicals and water suitable fertilizers.
William Mwangi and Yvonne Kanyi from Manuchar Kenya Limited told about their possibilities of selling and distributing chemicals and water suitable fertilizers.
ND Projects & Azrom were being represented by this team. They promoted their turnkey projects, greenhouses, irrigation and water treatment. And this IFTEX promoted their solar panel solutions for the first time.
ND Projects & Azrom were being represented by this team. They promoted their turnkey projects, greenhouses, irrigation and water treatment. And this IFTEX promoted their solar panel solutions for the first time.
Collins Ngotho and Isaya Muiru represented Flower Watch. Isaya is the Technical Manager and Senior Trainer. He helps and educates his clients so that they can live up to the standard. So that transporting their flower by sea is possible for them. Collins takes care of the quality and insurance at the airport and gives feedback both to the growers and the im- & exporters. 

Collins Ngotho and Isaya Muiru represented Flower Watch. Isaya is the Technical Manager and Senior Trainer. He helps and educates his clients so that they can live up to the standard. So that transporting their flower by sea is possible for them. Collins takes care of the quality and insurance at the airport and gives feedback both to the growers and the im- & exporters. 

The team of Celtic Cooling.
The team of Celtic Cooling.
Dick van Raamsdonk (Chief Executive Officer) from HPP, organizer of the IFTEX, together with Masila Kanyingi from Florinews.
Dick van Raamsdonk (Chief Executive Officer) from HPP, organizer of the IFTEX, together with Masila Kanyingi from Florinews.
Chaincreek Limited was represented by Scholarsticah Gachanja and Carolina Gachanja. The ladies promoted their products from their farm and the possibilities to export.
Chaincreek Limited was represented by Scholarsticah Gachanja and Carolina Gachanja. The ladies promoted their products from their farm and the possibilities to export.
Hardik Sorathiyu and Hardik Rakholiya from Agroly Solutions Private Limited promoted their maintenance equipment and greenhouse parts and structures.
Hardik Sorathiyu and Hardik Rakholiya from Agroly Solutions Private Limited promoted their maintenance equipment and greenhouse parts and structures.
Anita Hawi together with her mother Anita Hawi Odembo. Both from Legacy Agricultural Farms.
Anita Hawi together with her mother Anita Hawi Odembo. Both from Legacy Agricultural Farms.
Naftaly Ndungu from Horaizo Bloom showing multiple products from his farm.
Naftaly Ndungu from Horaizo Bloom showing multiple products from his farm.
Ruth Mwangi and Abhijt T. Zipare from Galaxy Flowers holding their Liatris. Galaxy Flowers is the only grower growing this product is East Africa, so they say. 
Ruth Mwangi and Abhijt T. Zipare from Galaxy Flowers holding their Liatris. Galaxy Flowers is the only grower growing this product is East Africa, so they say. 
Mahesh Suresh (left) from Exome Life visiting John Machira and Almaz Ganiev from Milele Flowers.
Mahesh Suresh (left) from Exome Life visiting John Machira and Almaz Ganiev from Milele Flowers.
Ken Wanwe from Flora Delight Limited.
Ken Wanwe from Flora Delight Limited.
Mari Waweru and Winnie Machira from Royal and Fresh Limited promote their product from their farm in Nyeri.
Mari Waweru and Winnie Machira from Royal and Fresh Limited promote their product from their farm in Nyeri.
Cartesia Blooms International was represented by Bension Mariga.
Cartesia Blooms International was represented by Bension Mariga.
Milka Jeptoo and Tom Omondi from Hanna Roses Limited. They grow over 24 different varieties on their farm which is located in Thika. And of all 24 Madam Red, from the breeder United Selections, is the most popular.
Milka Jeptoo and Tom Omondi from Hanna Roses Limited. They grow over 24 different varieties on their farm which is located in Thika. And of all 24 Madam Red, from the breeder United Selections, is the most popular.
Simon Gichuki and Catherin Checke (left) were visiting Ruth Thuo and grace Wamboi from Phinna Flower limited.
Simon Gichuki and Catherin Checke (left) were visiting Ruth Thuo and grace Wamboi from Phinna Flower limited.
At the booth Kushal Savla, Umar Maser and Darshua Savla from Sand Pro Growers promoted their summer flowers.
At the booth Kushal Savla, Umar Maser and Darshua Savla from Sand Pro Growers promoted their summer flowers.
Olive Kathambi from Everest Enterprises Limited. Their farm is located on mount Kenya and grows over 16 different roses.
Olive Kathambi from Everest Enterprises Limited. Their farm is located on mount Kenya and grows over 16 different roses.
This is Good Times from Everest Enterprises Limited.
This is Good Times from Everest Enterprises Limited.
This orange rose is Confidential. Also from Everest Enterprises.
This orange rose is Confidential. Also from Everest Enterprises.
And last but not least the Pink Journey.
And last but not least the Pink Journey.
The ladies who welcomed everyone at the booth of Everest Enterprises: Olive Kathambi and Nicola Karuga.
The ladies who welcomed everyone at the booth of Everest Enterprises: Olive Kathambi and Nicola Karuga.
Diana Ngendo from Ranges Imports & Exports promoted her summerflowers.
Diana Ngendo from Ranges Imports & Exports promoted her summerflowers.
Part of the team from KTC Cafe. Everyone who had a good meal at the IFTEX this year enjoiyed what KTC Cafe made.
Part of the team from KTC Cafe. Everyone who had a good meal at the IFTEX this year enjoiyed what KTC Cafe made.
The chef making some tasty bread.
The chef making some tasty bread.
The chef making some tasty bread.
The chef making some tasty bread.
Evalyne Wamucii (sales manager) from Subati Flowers was also present at the exhibition and welcomed everyone at their booth.
Evalyne Wamucii (sales manager) from Subati Flowers was also present at the exhibition and welcomed everyone at their booth.
All 3 days of the show were well addented.
All 3 days of the show were well addented.
The 2 gentlemen on the right: Robert Akula (Sky Exporters and Logistics) and Boaz Okello (Gulf Flowers) visited Bob Helsloot and Eduard Eveleens from IP Handlers.
The 2 gentlemen on the right: Robert Akula (Sky Exporters and Logistics) and Boaz Okello (Gulf Flowers) visited Bob Helsloot and Eduard Eveleens from IP Handlers.
Gentrix Juma (left) from KEPHIS has an interesting conversation with Umut Bayram from Every Acre Kenya.
Gentrix Juma (left) from KEPHIS has an interesting conversation with Umut Bayram from Every Acre Kenya.
The two sisters from Ranges Farm Diana Ngendo and Connie Munee promoted their summer flowers in this exhibition.
The two sisters from Ranges Farm Diana Ngendo and Connie Munee promoted their summer flowers in this exhibition.
Florence Nduta N. from Penta Flowers (left) visited Reginah Gathoni and Samuel Omae from Ninth Avenue Limited.
Florence Nduta N. from Penta Flowers (left) visited Reginah Gathoni and Samuel Omae from Ninth Avenue Limited.
The company React Cert Africa Limited, a by women ruled company so they told, was represented by Lisa Marie, Norah Kavenya and Njambi Ndiba. They provide certificates for Global Gap for growers.
The company React Cert Africa Limited, a by women ruled company so they told, was represented by Lisa Marie, Norah Kavenya and Njambi Ndiba. They provide certificates for Global Gap for growers.
Fridah Gitau from Agri Frontier welcomed everyone at their booth. Agri Frontier helps businesses in agriculture grow and stay strong.
Fridah Gitau from Agri Frontier welcomed everyone at their booth. Agri Frontier helps businesses in agriculture grow and stay strong.
Twiga Chemicals was represented by Nathan Makori. Nathan promoted their pesticides, fertilizers and animal products.
Twiga Chemicals was represented by Nathan Makori. Nathan promoted their pesticides, fertilizers and animal products.
Steven Mulanda from Hortifresh.
Steven Mulanda from Hortifresh.
Mark Gakunga and Bernard Ngunyi from HortiFresh.
Mark Gakunga and Bernard Ngunyi from HortiFresh.
Esther Maina (left) and Purity Maina (right) from Beetee-Em Bloem visited Sylvia Mumbi from Broban Export and Import. Sylvia promoted the product of Broban as well as their possibilities for exporting.
Esther Maina (left) and Purity Maina (right) from Beetee-Em Bloem visited Sylvia Mumbi from Broban Export and Import. Sylvia promoted the product of Broban as well as their possibilities for exporting.
At the stand of Beetee-EM Bloems Flowers Esther Maina, Purity Maina, Susan Rutary , Samuel Njire and Maina Wanyehi welcomed everyone and informed them about their products. Mainly summerflowers.
At the stand of Beetee-EM Bloems Flowers Esther Maina, Purity Maina, Susan Rutary , Samuel Njire and Maina Wanyehi welcomed everyone and informed them about their products. Mainly summerflowers.
The BTM Brightstar, from Beetee-EM Bloems Flowers, is a new product from their farm and a real good filler for bouquets.
The BTM Brightstar, from Beetee-EM Bloems Flowers, is a new product from their farm and a real good filler for bouquets.
The team of Exome Life Science Kenya Limited. Exome Life Science Kenya Limited manufactures and distributes biotech products for agriculture. For decease management, nutrition and soil cleansing. All products are residue free and environment-friendly. 
The team of Exome Life Science Kenya Limited. Exome Life Science Kenya Limited manufactures and distributes biotech products for agriculture. For decease management, nutrition and soil cleansing. All products are residue free and environment-friendly. 
Skita Kiruja, Anita Nkirote and Nancy Murithi from Hortinews showing their magazine.
Skita Kiruja, Anita Nkirote and Nancy Murithi from Hortinews showing their magazine.
zubeda Rashid and Caroliyne Nekesa from Abu Zarara Hortiexport promoted their possibilities for exporting roses and summerflowers.
zubeda Rashid and Caroliyne Nekesa from Abu Zarara Hortiexport promoted their possibilities for exporting roses and summerflowers.
Elizabeth Muasya from Floriken Blooms.
Elizabeth Muasya from Floriken Blooms.
Neta Manor (cut flower product manager) and Anat Moshes (cut flower sales) from Danzinger standing in front of their new series of roses. Danzinger mainly focussed on the promotion of their roses during this show.
Neta Manor (cut flower product manager) and Anat Moshes (cut flower sales) from Danzinger standing in front of their new series of roses. Danzinger mainly focussed on the promotion of their roses during this show.
The Scabiosa from the Scoop Series from Danzinger.
The Scabiosa from the Scoop Series from Danzinger.
The team of Broekhof and Tessara. The two companies had a joint venture for this exhibition. Broekhof as the floral packaging experts and Tessara as innovators in postharvest decoy control had a good time together and welcomed everyone at their booth.
The team of Broekhof and Tessara. The two companies had a joint venture for this exhibition. Broekhof as the floral packaging experts and Tessara as innovators in postharvest decoy control had a good time together and welcomed everyone at their booth.
Catherine Njambi, Elsebe Nella and Faith Chepkoech from Zeeflora Limited welcomed everyone at their well-decorated booth.
Catherine Njambi, Elsebe Nella and Faith Chepkoech from Zeeflora Limited welcomed everyone at their well-decorated booth.
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