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Selecta France – New Subsidiary in the Selecta One Group

STUTTGART, Germany: Selecta one has launched a new member in the Selecta one group. Selecta France is a joint venture between Challet-Hérault, best-known in France and a young plant and breeding company for 125 years, and Selecta one, one of the world’s leading,...
Posted On 08 Jun 2017
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World’s first paper for organic plant propagation

ESBURG, Denmark: Introducing the paper Ellepot Organic. True organic, high-yield cultivation is now a reality, thanks to a new all-natural paper for young plant propagation from Ellepot A/S. Ellepot Organic is the ultimate game-changer: the world’s first certified,...
Posted On 18 May 2017
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Worldwide attention for the FlowerTrials

WESTLAND / AALSMEER, The Netherlands- RHEINLAND WESTFALEN, Germany: From 13 to 16 June, no less than 59 breeding companies in the Westland (NL), Aalsmeer (NL) and Rheinland Westfalen (DE) area will open the doors to show their latest assortment in pot and bedding plants to...
Posted On 18 May 2017
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Wholesale growing across three continents

GWYNEDD, Wales / SILVAN, Australia: Anthony Tesselaar Plants find, trial and release through their licensed grower partners / wholesale growing sector distinctly different and desirable new plants across three continents. Australasia, Europe and North America combine to...
Posted On 18 May 2017
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Takii Europe opens new breeding station

DE KWAKEL, The Netherlands: After months of careful preparation, Takii Europe has moved its breeding site for pot and bedding plants from Honselersdijk to Kudelstaart. On 17 May Senior Executive Director Kazuo Hatsuda from Takii & Co. Ltd. Japan, the parent company of...
Posted On 18 May 2017
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Whirling success

WESTLAND, The Netherlands: Working together with Ornamentex BV, Dutch potted plant grower De Plaats will launch its new Dracaena fragrans Tornado at the forthcoming IPM ESSEN (24-27 January). Dracaena fragrans (Compacta group) Tornado will be vying for the IPM Primeur 2017...
Posted On 19 Jan 2017
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Explorer rose to conquer the world?

LEERSUM, The Netherlands: Dutch rose breeding company Interplant Roses, based in Leersum, says it has seen demand for its deep red ‘Explorer’ roses more than double since 2014. Launched in 2011, Rosa Explorer proves to be a hit across Europe, Russia, the Middle East and...
Posted On 16 Jan 2017
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Syngenta Selects NRGene Tech to Accelerate Crop Breeding

RALEIGH, USA/NESS ZIONA, Israel: Syngenta, a leading global agrochemical and seed company, has chosen NRGene’s GenoMAGICTM cloud-based software package for more comprehensive evaluations to accelerate trait discovery and breeding across diverse crops. NRGene is the...
Posted On 06 Jan 2017
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Naktuinbouw Appoints New Chairman

ZOETERMEER, the Netherlands: The Netherlands Inspection Service for Horticulture Naktuinbouw today announced the appointment of Ms. Agnes van Ardenne as chairman with effect from 1st January 2017. She succeeds Henk Lange who, after a 30-year career at Naktuinbouw will step...
Posted On 28 Dec 2016
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Belgium announces massive presence at IPM Essen 2017

BRUSSELS, Belgium: The international ornamental plant sector will soon be meeting up in Essen. True to tradition, Belgium will also be present. Under the VLAM flag, no less than 38 companies will be taking part. Belgium companies will exhibit in Hall 2 (stands B25 &...
Posted On 27 Dec 2016
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