Entries by Mirjam Boekestijn

Webinar – Great opportunities for fruit and vegetable importers after EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement

The EVFTA (EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement) came into effect on 1 August 2020. The Vietnamese Embassy is therefore organizing a webinar and matchmaking activity on September 29, 2020 to draw attention to the export opportunities for Vietnamese fruit and vegetables within the Dutch fresh produce trade. We asked Mr. Nguyen Hai Tinh of the Trade […]

Promotion of supply and demand of Eco-Fair Agri-food processing products in Vietnam

The project “Promotion of supply and demand of Eco-Fair Agri-food processing products in Vietnam” (Eco-fair), funded by the European Union (EU), began to implement from April 2020. Center for Sustainability Study and Consultancy (CCS)-the member of Netherlands Vietnam Horti Business Platform together with partners including Vietnam Rural Industries Research and Development Institute (VIRI)-project leader, Vietnam […]

Courtesy meeting new Vietnamese ambassador in The Netherlands

Monday 24th of August, the Dutch members of the platform were invited by the Vietnamese Embassy for a courtesy meeting with the new ambassador Mr. Pham Viet Anh. The members had the opportunity to introduce their companies and to inform the new ambassador about the platform. In the meeting they discussed how to continue and […]

Join Ken Tran of Koidra in the Autonomous Greenhouse Forum

Date: Thursday, September 10, 2020 Time: Starting at 12PM Eastern Place: Zoom (hosted by OSU) RSVP: Please pre-register, click here Autonomous greenhouse is an application of artificial intelligence (AI) in CEA but will become critical for our future development of CEA technologies (including applications to low tech and high tech CEA). Please sign up if you would like to […]

Technical training on intensive asparagus farming by high technology

The Cotton Research and Agricultural Development Institute of Nha Ho has just organized a training course on asparagus-intensive farming on high technology for 30 farmers. The training course under the topic: “Research and application of green asparagus intensive technology towards high technology in Ninh Thuan” was conducted in An Hai commune, Ninh Phuoc district and […]

Vietnamese member meeting – July 2020

In the afternoon of Wednesday, 22nd July 2020, the members in the North Vietnam of the Netherlands Vietnam Horticulture Business Platform (NVHBP) had a meeting at Nam Cau Kien Ecological Industrial Zone, Thuy Nguyen District, Hai Phong Province. From organizer there are: Pham Hong Diep Pham Anh Minh Mai Quoc Hung And other staff of […]

A colourful see of Lilies in Demo Greenhouse of Onings Holland

Currently, the Demo Greenhouse of Onings Holland is a colourful see of Lilies. This test greenhouse is used by Onings Holland to plant a test for each batch sold. Flowering stages, length, number of buds and total quality are closely monitored. Unfortunately, the Dutch Lily Days 2020 were cancelled due to Covid-19. That is why […]

Discover the world of innovative Dutch horticulture online

Discover the world of innovative Dutch horticulture in the Online HortiXperience of World Horti Center. The specialists of this knowledge and innovation center for international greenhouse horticulture talk you through all the themes of the greenhouse horticulture, show you the latest innovations and you will get a unique insight into the World Horti Center. Want […]

Inspiring NVHBP trip to Vietnam

The NVHBP team had a successfull and inspiring trip to Vietnam from 24 February to 28 February. Fokke Kracht – Van der Valk Horti Systems and Pieter van Berchum – Gakon joined the trade mission  to Dalat organised by the Netherlands Embassy in Vietnam on Monday 24 February. The Lam Dong province is interesting for […]

Rijk Zwaan new member of NVHBP

Thursday 27 February, Mr. Henk van Eijk and Mr. Jean-Marie Rozec sign the membership contract of the Netherlands Vietnam Horti Business Platform during the HortEx in Ho Chi Minh City.