Hortfresh Journal

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Dutch Automated Pilot Greenhouse Project in North Africa

Hoogendoorn Growth Management are working together for years in East African countries like Kenya and Ethiopia. But time seems favourable to expand sharing their knowledge elsewhere and to lift crop quality and yield in general to a higher level. The...

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A Banker quits employment to venture into farming

Successful people have impetus. The more they succeed, the more they want to accomplish and find more ways of succeeding. They are not super beings but ordinary individuals with ordinary aptitude and a slightly different state of mind that is...

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Mama Wanja Prosper through farming

Rays of sunlight elongate the Aberdare Mountain to usher in a new blossoming day, in a diminutive village; Karaneatha–, deep in the heart of South Kinangop, Nyandarua County. Here, we meet John Chege an agronomist working with Amiran Kenya Ltd...

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Hoogendoorn and Nitea announce strategic partnership

Collaboration provides new opportunities for growers worldwide to reduce costs On 6 February 2017, worldwide automation supplier Hoogendoorn Growth Management entered into a strategic partnership with Nitea, the largest supplier of management-information solutions in the Benelux. This collaboration enhances innovative...

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Seed Potato Production

Potato is the second most important food crop after maize in Kenya. Maize seed system is well organized since certified seeds are available at any agro supply outlet. Potato lacks such a system. Availability of certified potato seed nationally is...