Paardekooper presents the truly sustainable flower sleeve

Plastic is the ultimate flower sleeve material, provided that it’s properly recycled. Although proper recycling is a true challenge, Paardenkooper has managed to do so, as proven by its Recy® and Recy® Clear flower sleeves. Wim Ammerlaan of Rosa Plaza (a Dutch-Ethiopian rose grower) is one of the ‘early adopters’ who is using the recently … ادامه

Certis Belchim partners up with Landlab

Certis Belchim has signed a partnership deal with Landlab, an Italian company specializing in biostimulant product development and testing. Landlab, situated in Vicenza, Italy, has extensive experience and expertise in developing special fertilizers and novel plant biostimulants. Their expertise allows product evaluation under diverse conditions, including those generated by abiotic stress. Equipped with advanced simulation … ادامه

US (CA): "At this time of the year, they have all kinds of varieties"

In this new episode of Sun Valley’s Snap Floral series, CEO Lane DeVries presents the Royal Lilies from Sun Valley. At this time of the year, they have all kinds of varieties. In the video below he highlights several. For more information:Bill PrescottThe Sun Valley Group3160 Upper Bay RoadArcata, CA 95521-9690Tel.:… منبع

The Fred C. Gloeckner Foundation joins with the American Floral Endowment

The American Floral Endowment (AFE) and the Fred C. Gloeckner Foundation are pleased to announce a new partnership and joining of forces promoting a shared vision of cultivating and funding innovation, advancements, and growth through floriculture research. Through this partnership, the American Floral Endowment will provide a new home for the Fred C. Gloeckner Foundation, … ادامه

Hydrangea Ringspot Virus confirmed

Hydrangea Leaf Distortion: A recent eGRO alert on “How to Deal with Diagnosis” stressed the importance of looking for symptom patterns and getting an accurate diagnosis for a plant problem. Recently, images of a plant problem were submitted for a possible diagnosis. The affected plants were Hydrangea macrophylla. A large number of plants growing within … ادامه

UK government introduces 0% tariffs on cut flowers

On April 11, the UK government announced that it has temporarily removed export tariffs for cut flowers, with the aim of making trade with the UK easier and cheaper for growers in East Africa and beyond. Unlimited quantities of flowers can now be exported to the UK at a 0% tariff, even if they transit … ادامه

Dept. of Labor awards $4.7 grant to improve international labor standards compliance in Ecuador’s cut flower sector

The U.S. Department of Labor announced the award of up to $4.7 million to Partners of the Americas, a private nonprofit that promotes decent work and acceptable work conditions in Latin America, to enhance compliance with international labor standards by Ecuador’s banana and cut flowers industries. Administered by the Bureau of International Labor Affairs, the … ادامه

Sakata EMEA’s greenhouses to be lit up with LEDs

Sakata EMEA’s head office in Marslev, Denmark, is installing LED lights in their greenhouses. This innovative initiative, made possible by the support of the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development, marks a step towards energy efficiency and environmental responsibility. By replacing traditional grow lights with state-of-the-art LED fixtures in greenhouses 3B, 4B, 4C, 5B, 6a/c, … ادامه

Benholm Group’s green revolution hits London’s Top events

Following their successful Scottish Showcase, creative plant designers Benholm Group are poised to bloom at two prominent events in London this April, showcasing their expertise and passion for plants as part of biophilic design. First on the agenda is The Office event within The Watercooler, the leading employee health, well-being, and workplace culture event for … ادامه

on the path to 100% certified ornamental horticulture

On 28 March, Royal FloraHolland announced that from January 1, 2026, the majority of members and suppliers of Royal FloraHolland will be certified in accordance with the requirements of the Floriculture Sustainability Initiative (FSI basket of standards), working towards being fully FSI compliant in 2027. MPS supports this initiative as a key step in making … ادامه