We are already well on the way with the cultivation. Last week the head was taken out of the crop, so this week we will realise the last setting. Despite the nice weather we have to stay focused to get a good end result. The summer days demand a lot from the plants when it comes to keeping the water balance at the right level. This also means for us that we have to be careful that we give the plant the opportunity to do this.
Westland HortiTours has been commissioned by the Municipality of Westland to guide the delegation from Japan, Kochi to Eminent Food, Greenpack, Tomatoworld and Gebr E & W Valstar.
On 11 - 12 - 13 June 2019, you'll find all horticulture market leaders and experts under one roof, at GreenTech Amsterdam!
WATER WEEK 1 - 12 May We all know the amount of usable water on Earth 🌍 is scarce. But did you know that the greenhouse horticulture sector is looking for ways to help reduce the amount of water 💧they use in the cultivation of vegetables?
Tomatoworld is made possible by the support of leading companies in the greenhouse horticulture cluster. By sharing their knowledge and expertise we provide visitors from home and abroad with the latest information!
Please meet our new partner Huhtamaki! Global specialist in packaging for food and drink, dedicated to making every consumer experience enjoyable, consistent, and safe by treating our world with respect.
Bloomberg: How the Dutch have become (and still are) world leaders in modern agriculture. The knowledge and the state of the art technology are vital for feeding our growing population. Do you want to learn more about #globalchallengesDutchsolutions?
Meet our partners and friends at the FRUIT LOGISTICA 6 to 8 february 2019
Were to find these Dutch prestigious companies:
Last week Querétaro, Mexico was the setting for the biggest Plant Empowerment seminar in Latin America so far. An overwhelming amount of 135 interested growers from all over Mexico gathered to hear about the principles of Growing by Plant Empowerment (GPE), that were explained by speakers from Plant Empowerment partners Hoogendoorn, LetsGrow.com, Koppert, Svensson and Cultilene. The message of cultivation optimization based on plant vigor was very well received.
Early 2019 Hinova BV will join the partner team of Tomatoworld! This week the VentilationJet system was already hung in our demo greenhouse.
14 December 2018
Tomatoworld and World Horti Center join forces with the aim of putting the horticultural sector even better on the national and international map. The collaboration will be operational by welcoming visitors together, organising events and training programmes. To this end, both parties signed a letter of intent yesterday.
#Proud that we received this party in Tomatoworld.
Marjolijn Sonnema Dec 4 Twitter:
Dinner of Minister Carola Schouten with AgriNL about the Vision LNV in @TomatoworldNL. Good meal, and above all good conversation about the future of the agro Netherlands. @Agrifirm @LTONederland @Avebe_group @PlukonFoodGroup @VanDrieGroup @FrieslndCampina @Rabobank @minlnv
Surrounded by Nunhems vine tomatoes Miranda van den Ende (Tomatoworld) welcomes Harm Ammerlaan and BASF as new partners of the Tomatoworld Foundation.
BASF Vegetable Seeds is the worldwide specialist in the development of vegetable seeds for professional horticulture. Under the brand name Nunhems, BASF offers high quality seeds, expert advice and specialized crop teams support customers in the production and marketing of their products.
भारत से कृषि और बागवानी मंत्रालय Remco Huvermann of Koppert Biological Systems with representative of the Ministry of Agriculture and Horticulture from India for a working visit at Tomatoworld
Saint-Gobain Cultilene (from Rijen NBr.) has recently become a partner of the information and education centre Tomatoworld from Honselersdijk. Cultilene supplies Albarino horticultural glass, data driven services and innovative substrate solutions that contribute to the optimisation of water and energy consumption in the greenhouse
On 26 November, Trias Westland will start the second phase of the construction of a heat pipe on Zwethlaan. This concerns the construction at the junction with the Broekpolderlaan until just before the junction with the Middel Broekweg (N466). Period 26 November - 21 December 2018 Accessibility of motorised local traffic from Middel Broekweg (N466).
September this year new tomatoes have been planted for the project Hybrid Tomato Lighting at Delphy Improvement Centre. In this project, coarse vine tomatoes are grown under a combination of LED and SONT lighting. This week the first tomatoes were harvested. The main variety is Merlice van De Ruiter. This is no coincidence, because Merlice is one of the strongest and most productive varieties under lights.
On Monday 12 November, Colombian journalists visited the Tomatoworld Foundation, the World Horti Center and Koppert Biological Systems together with a representative of the Dutch embassy and the RVO. The purpose of this visit to the Netherlands was to connect ideas, regions and the future.
Brexit has a major impact on food availability in the EU and the UK. Al Jazeera Media Institute made an item about it. The video is partly filmed in Tomatoworld. #voedselbeschikbaarheid #brexit #economie #tomatoworld #foodshortages #UK #EU https://lnkd.in/dy6Vkzp
Codema ready for further growth and internationalisation
Codema is going to realise these ambitions with a new partner: investment company Nordian Capital. The management of the company, with CEO Marcel Koolen, CFO Lennard van der Ham and CCO Gideon de Jager, remains unchanged.