Global Cold Chain Expo promises innovative education
Rijk Zwaan to exhibit at GreenTech in Amsterdam for the first time
Rijk Zwaan to exhibit at GreenTech in Amsterdam for the first time, top-quality seeds and high-level services for horticultural projects
International vegetable breeding company Rijk Zwaan will be exhibiting at GreenTech for the first time ever this year. The Netherlands-based firm is a valuable partner for investors in the high-tech greenhouse industry. The theme of this year’s trade show, which is being held in Amsterdam from 11-13 June, is ‘Solutions for horticultural projects – top-quality seeds and high-level services’.
GreenTech announces nominees for Innovation Awards 2019
Exhibitors at the GreenTech exposition to be held in Amsterdam next month submitted 50 innovations for the GreenTech Innovation Awards 2019. This number represents an increase from last year’s edition and shows the enormous developments in the horticultural sector. The winners will be announced during the official opening of GreenTech on Tuesday 11 June 2019.
The development of African agriculture in the spotlight at Macfrut
At the meeting about Italian-African partnerships, case histories and projects of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Somalia, Mozambique and Angola.
“Italy-Africa: a Renewed Partnership for Horticultural and Agro-Industrial Development”. This was the theme of the round table held at Macfrut in Rimini, which brought together ministers and representatives of the African agricultural sector and Italian institutions involved in African cooperation and development.
MACFRUT 2019: Pineapple under the spotlight on the second day
The second day of the Tropical Fruit Congress, with the focus on pineapple, the announcement of the 2020 edition of the International Strawberry Symposium and the round table on brand value. Day two of Macfruit was again crammed with data, discussions and news on the fruit and vegetable sector and its innovations.
Tropical Fruit Congress
The second day opened with the Tropical Fruit Congress’s focus on pineapple.
“The pineapple is the second most important tropical fruit after the banana,” Pierre Escodo of Eurofresh Distribution began.
Third edition of International Asparagus Days Angers on 29-30 October 2019
The 36th edition of Macfrut has officially begun
Rimini, 8 May 2019 – The 36th edition of Macfrut, the international trade fair for the fruit and vegetable sector, kicked off today at the Rimini Expo Centre, where it will be held until 10 May. Emanuela Del Re, Italy’s Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Simona Caselli, Councillor for Agriculture of the Emilia-Romagna Region, Roberto Luongo, Director General of the ICE - Italian Trade Agency, and Thsibangu Kalala, Minister of Agriculture of the Democratic Republic of Congo, took part in the ribbon-cutting ceremony.
GreenTech 2019 addresses crop production challenges
GreenTech 2019 will feature an all new knowledge programme which will take place on 11, 12 and 13 June at RAI Amsterdam. With this programme the international horticulture industry gets answers on how to optimize crop production and discover the latest technological innovations.
Macfrut to host the second edition of the Tropical Fruit Congress
The second edition of the Tropical Fruit Congress, the international event covering topics involving exotic fruits, will be held at Macfrut from 8 to 10 May 2019. Over the course of three days, market, consumption and trade trends will be examined, as well as the scientific developments, technologies and sales strategies of exotic produce, which is increasingly in demand in global markets.