Philips Lighting Horticulture LED Solutions adds Horticoop Scandinavia A/S to its Partner Network

Eindhoven, The Netherlands – Philips Lighting (Euronext Amsterdam ticker: LIGHT), a global leader in lighting, has signed a partnership agreement with Horticoop Scandinavia A/S, a specialist supplier of technologies for greenhouse products and services to professional...
Posted On 14 Jul 2017
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New Floriculture Sustainability Initiative website live!

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Floriculture Sustainability Initiative proudly announces the launch of the new website at www.fsi2020.com! With a fresh and modern look, the new Floriculture Sustainability Initiative website supports visitors to understand the approach and commitment to...
Posted On 07 Jul 2017
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Hatenboer-Water supplies Fresh Water System for Offshore Wind Turbine Park

ROTTERDAM, The Netherlands: Dutch water treatment specialist Hatenboer-Water has completed delivery of a customised fresh water system for a leading construction company of offshore wind turbine platforms. The project included the design and engineering work, construction...
Posted On 07 Jun 2017
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Water and Energy Efficiency Field Day for Flower Growers

QUEENSLAND, Australia: The Flower Association will be hosting a field day on Water and Energy Efficiency for cut flower farming in the Lockyer Valley region of Queensland, Australia on June 28. 2017.  The free field day will provide information about ways growers can monitor...
Posted On 05 Jun 2017
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Beijing Oriental Technologies Ltd. joins Philips Horticulture LED Solutions Partner Network

BEIJING, China / EINDHOVEN, The Netherlands: Philips Lighting, a Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) company and the global leader in lighting, today announced that it signed a partnership agreement with Beijing Oriental Technologies Ltd. (Beijing Oritech) on 11 May 2017 at...
Posted On 29 May 2017
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Why is LED grow light purple?

HELSINKI, Finland: Sure, by now we are all aware that LED light does wonderful things for plant growth. Plants grow quicker and healthier than under other, traditional lighting methods such as HPS, and if the LEDs are good, then even better than under natural sunlight. But...
Posted On 18 May 2017
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Farmers set to benefit from technology license agreement between Bayer and Yara

 OSLO, Norway: Bayer and Yara International ASA (Yara) have entered into a software collaboration and technology license agreement to provide farmers worldwide with digital farming tools that help increase farm productivity, profitability and sustainability. The purpose is...
Posted On 23 Feb 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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Authentic experiences provide a boost to business

FRANKFURT, Germany: Whilst, in this digital age, our everyday lives increasingly shift into the virtual realm, there is a growing yearning for primordial experiences and real sensations. You cannot get authentic experiences at the click of a mouse button. So people jog,...
Posted On 26 Nov 2016
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Dutch and Belgian rose growers expand use of Philips horticultural LED lighting

Eindhoven, The Netherlands – Philips Lighting (Euronext Amsterdam ticker: LIGHT), a global leader in lighting, today announced the expansion of horticultural LED lighting installations at the two leading companies in cut rose cultivation, Porta Nova in the Netherlands and...
Posted On 14 Nov 2016
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