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4 July 2016

Dutch consortium sets up Chinese-style solar greenhouse in Bleiswijk

A consortium of leading Dutch horticultural companies and knowledge institutes will open a Chinese-style solar greenhouse in Bleiswijk in September. The aim is to experiment and gain more insight and knowledge about cultivating in Chinese greenhouses. The benefits are twofold: customized Dutch technology allows Chinese growers to increase crop quality and yields. Additionally, it provides […] Read more…

28 June 2016

High quality visitors at the GreenTech 2016!

Delphy was present at the GreenTech in Amsterdam last week. The second edition of the GreenTech has proven itself as being a successful event. The ‘quality’ of the visitors was high and very focused. Stand The core of Delphy consists of two main pillars; Knowledge Development and Knowledge Implementation. To show the activities within each […] Read more…

20 May 2016

Open day at the Delphy Improvement Centre

The Delphy Improvement Centre facilitates in the execution of variety trials. With great care the cultivation and climate is controlled based on a reference variety. The work is conducted specifically per variety to optimize each reflected variety. Depending on the requirements, objective records such as crop development, production, Brix, etc. is measured. The subjective assessment […] Read more…

22 April 2016

Delphy organizing training courses around the Greentech

If you are attending GreenTech this summer, you might take the change to combine your trip to the Netherlands with participation of courses enhancing your know-how on topics such as climate, labour management, energy, irrigation, etc. Delphy is executing these courses around the GreenTech. These courses focus on improving production, raising quality and efficiency of […] Read more…

22 April 2016

Study: the effect of 100% LEDs on quality of rose cultivation

Source: floraldaily.com Philips Lighting, a company owned by Royal Philips, is helping rose nurseries to improve quality and increase yields. Philips is involved in a trial that began in April 2016 at the Delphy Improvement Centre in Bleiswijk. In this trial 100% GreenPower LED toplighting with a light level of 200 µmol/m²/s is being used. […] Read more…

16 March 2016

Delphy successfully executes a training in China

Delphy successfully executes a training in China on greenhouse technology and cultivation in cooperation with China Agricultural Mechanization Association Protected Agriculture Chapter (hereafter called CAMA PA Chapter). The greenhouse horticulture has been developed tremendously over the last 15 years. The increasing demand on food safety and food security are the driving forces to improve the […] Read more…

18 February 2016

Horti Daily Tour visits Delphy Improvement Centre

Delphy had the pleasure of receiving some 60 people from all around the world on the 17th of February. During the Horticulture Business Days the Horti Daily tour was organized and also attended the Improvement Centre of Delphy in Bleiswijk. During this visit the group was split in three and visited the trials inside the […] Read more…

17 February 2016

Cooperation between Delphy and Lentiz Education Group

Cooperation between Delphy and Lentiz Education Group starts within the Dutch South-African project ‘Capacity Building Gauteng’ and applies to the entire African continent. On Thursday the 11th of February, Delphy and Lentiz Education Group committed themselves to a joint-implementation of the international BTEC course Horticulture within the capacity building Gauteng project during a joint meeting […] Read more…

8 February 2016

Sundrop Farms wins Tomato Inspiration Award 2016

BERLIN – Thursday night February 4th Sundrop Farms was declared winner of the Tomato Inspiration Award 2016. The 100 most innovative tomato growers in the world came together in Berlin for the 3rd edition of the Tomato Inspiration Event. This year the attendees chose the winner themselves. The 3rd Tomato Inspiration Award was given to […] Read more…

29 January 2016

Which tomato grower inspires his colleagues the most?

BERLIN, the 100 most innovative tomato growers in the world will be gathering in Berlin on 4th February 2016 during the third edition of the Tomato Inspiration Event. Those present will be able to cast their votes for one of the four nominated growers or growers’ organisations during this evening. The guests will consist of […] Read more…