December last year we supplied a container of growbags to a cucumber grower in The Netherlands. After tests with 20 growbags and 2 rows in the previous years he was happy to experience a larger area of his 10 ha company. “As future growing might develop to organic substrates”, he said.
From strawberries to tomatoes: various crops show failings in leaves and flowers when the amount of sodium and potassium is too high in substrates. And growers know that plants in pots and troughs only flourish when the ratio of air and water is in balance. So what do you do? Use easy to buffer stable coir and follow these five steps.
Contributing to the education of children in Sivagangai District India. Lending a hand to fulfill their dreams. Giving the word charity meaning by making it a verb. That is what Dutch Plantin India wanted to do after hearing the said news that was all over the channels on the 31st of July 2016.
Last week the Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture took place in The Netherlands. Wim Roosen of coir substrate supplier Dutch Plantin took on the opportunity to use the GFIA Europe as a platform to address what it takes to develop an innovation in the substrate industry.
Minimum or no emission of water and fertilizers is our subject to be tested thoroughly. After positive results in 2016 in a pepper crop we continue this year with 2 crops of cucumbers. In the peppers we installed our ‘washed type’ coirbags Double Layer. These we buffered and washed prior the trial started in a closed…Details
Dutch Plantin and its sister company Van Doren Engineers are supporting Indian charity Udavum Karangal with a donation of € 17,082.20. On top of that, a bonus of € 8,541.10 was awarded by development aid organisation Wilde Ganzen. The sponsorship will be used to build a multifunctional hall for a healthcare centre in Coimbatore.
To support sales to Europe, Dutch Plantin Cocopeat Products will visit these markets more often. For example, between the 24th and the 27th of January, we will join the IPM in Essen. You are welcome to meet us to discuss the opportunities of cocopeat in all kind of crops: Vegetables, flowers: “Double layered bag has…Details
On October 18th Dutch Plantin India was honored with two awards from the Indian government at Punjab Agricultural University in Ludhiana: we are the largest exporter of coir pith products . Siby Joseph, Managing director of Dutch Plantin India, received these prestigious awards by Sri. Kalraj Mishra ji, the Indian Union Cabinet Minister of Micro,…Details
In both the Netherlands and India, Dutch Plantin produces high-quality, uniform and stable cocopeat products. By following our own quality management structure and being in compliance with international rules drawn up by RHP, we can ensure good quality and a sustainable production from source to final product. Our main products are cocopeat (or coir pith), coco fibres and coco chips.