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FloraHolland present at Flowers Expo Moscow

20:38 - Fri 28/08/2015

On September 8 - 10, the annual Flowers Expo will be held in Moscow. This is the preeminent opportunity for growers and breeders to present themselves to Russian customers. Th...

Tomatina festival, a waste of good tomatoes?

20:05 - Fri 28/08/2015

Last Wednesday (August 26), 22,000 people lined the streets of Buņol, Valencia province in Spain, to throw around 170,000 kilos of tomatoes in celebration of the 2015 Tomatina...

Canadian company to end mushy frozen vegs

20:01 - Fri 28/08/2015

A Canadian company claims it's leading the race to provide the public frozen tomatoes, green peppers and onions, foods that until now didn't freeze well.

Bonduelle Canada CEO...

Preparations for IFTF Vijfhuizen on schedule

20:36 - Thu 27/08/2015

Preparations for the upcoming 6th edition of IFTF are going according to plan and having a full floorplan already since June, it reconfirms that the expo has settled itself on...

Japanese bell pepper production on the rise

18:48 - Thu 27/08/2015

Red and yellow bell peppers are known in Japan as “paprika” to distinguish them from green peppers. These brightly colored vegetables are prized for their distinctive sweetnes...

Last chance to register for Duijvestijn visit

17:16 - Thu 27/08/2015

Several leading companies in the tomato sector have expressed their interest in visiting Duijvestijn Tomatoes in the Netherlands. The tour is organized in line with the Tomato...

More news from HortiBiz.com

16:53 - Thu 27/08Fresh produce price hikes in the UK (Fresh Produce Journal)

16:44 - Thu 27/08UK taken to court over banned pesticides (Digital Journal)

15:45 - Thu 27/0870% of veg self-sufficiency by 2030 in Qatar (The Peninsula Qatar)

19:55 - Wed 26/08Perishables trade growing across South Florida (Sun Sentinel)

19:33 - Wed 26/08Pest threatening tomato crops in Greece (Ekathimerini)

18:26 - Wed 26/08Almeria growers are beating the Russian veto (Euro Weekly News)

18:23 - Wed 26/08Melbourne's fruit, veg market ready to open (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

16:36 - Wed 26/08Strong recovery of Colombian floriculture (Hortibiz)

20:00 - Tue 25/08Quiz: Test your tomato knowledge (The Washington Post)

19:54 - Tue 25/08Solid growth expected for the Dutch economy (Ministry of Economic Affairs of the Netherlands)

News from other sources

USDA offers new insurance option for fruit and...

A new crop insurance option will be available to fruit and vegetable...

Per capita trends mixed for fresh produce

Newly updated per capita availability statistics show a 2.3% decline in...

High Tunnels – What Does Removing the Covers for...

Soil in high tunnels isn’t exposed to the elements like soil in the field...

Southern sweet potato season set to start on time

The Southern sweet potato harvest should start right on time this year,...

Powdery Mildew on Blueberries – Not Symptoms...

Powdery mildew, a warm-weather high-humidity disease, is present in some...

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