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A Chapter of New Plant Developments

A Chapter of New Plant Developments

Genesis Plant Marketing Ltd will be exhibiting at Four Oaks (Sept 6-7) stands D52 and D81. After the gap of two years, they have a backlog of exciting new plant developments to show.

One of the highlights is Salvia Pink Amistad, a perfect perennial for the border or patio container, very attractive to garden pollinators and a RHS Chelsea third place winner. Also new in the Salvia range...

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Sales Trends for Late Summer

Sales Trends for Late Summer

So, which garden plants are in demand by consumers in the next two months?

A pretty accurate idea comes from the Top 10 below, based on historical sales statistics from the two previous years at the Groen-Direkt Plant Fairs.

The Top 10 is a composite on the number of plants sold in the first coulmn and on turnover in the second listing.

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Environmental Awareness in Growing

Environmental Awareness in Growing

The Baytree remains very popular!

At Laurica Plants in Jabbeke, they have grown these for around 50 Years and during this time, much has changed. This leading European grower of Laurels has invested in propagating Baytrees and plants, always with an awareness for the environment.

Green Energy

Marian Maenhoudt continues “ We r...

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Achieving Biosecurity Targets

Achieving Biosecurity Targets

The Horticultural Trade Association (HTA) is urging the UK Government to recognise the need to boost the number of ornamental growers if they are to achieve their ambitious biosecurity goals.

HTA’s Ornamental Management Committee (OMC) said an increase in ornamental growers was vital to help ensure enough plants and trees are produced domestically to underwrite the Government’s p...

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Acquisition of BioPhero ApS

Acquisition of BioPhero ApS

FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC), an agricultural sciences company, has announced that it has completed the closing of its acquisition of BioPhero ApS, a Denmark-based pheromone research and production company.

The companies announced the signing of a definitive acquisition agreement on June 29, 2022, and have now satisfied all necessary conditions and regulatory approvals.   

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Capi Europe All Set for 2023!

Capi Europe All Set for 2023!

The new Capi Europe 2023 Catalogue is now available.

Are you excited to see their new products and developments? Contact your account manager or send an email to [email protected] to receive your own online copy!

Energy Conscious

Taking care of the planet and each other is in their roots. Capi reshore much of their production and hav...

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'Nursery, Green & Landscape'

'Nursery, Green & Landscape'

The 71st edition of Flormart will be held from 21 to 23 September at the Padua Fair. 

This historic event is organised by Fiere di Parma, one of the most dynamic players on the International Exhibition scene. They aim to position Flormart as the International Showcase of Italian Horticulture.

Italian Ornamental P...

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Pheromone Solutions for Greenhouses

Pheromone Solutions for Greenhouses

Eco Center is a manufacturer of pheromone solutions for a wide range of pests, from agricultural to forestry and storage pests, based in the Republic of Moldova.

They saw high levels of interest at the GreenTech Trade Fair in June (Amsterdam). 

Mating Disruption - Tuta Protect

One of its main products is a mating disrupt...

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'HungaroGreen' Presents for 2022

HungaroGreen Presents for 2022 

The Hungarian Ornamental Horticulturist Association and The Hungarian Nurserymen Association invites you to the prestigious Exhibition of Nurseries in Middle and Eastern Europe.

This event has a new name and venue, in the Flora Hungaria Flower Market in Szigetszentmiklós.

Tuscany Growers to Debut

The only al...

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Inaugural ‘Pat Coutts Award for Excellence’

Inaugural ‘Pat Coutts Award for Excellence’

The Four Oaks Trade Show celebrates its 50th Edition on September 6/7th.

As a fitting tribute to the founder and Queen of Four Oaks, Pat Coutts, a new award will be presented at this years' event.

The inaugural 'Pat Coutts Award for Excellence' has been announced this week by the organisers. Pat sadly passed away last August without being able ...

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