Dutch Plantin joins the The 2010 Growtech Eurasia Fair to be held from 2 – 5 December in Antalya, Turkey.

In its 10th year Growtech Eurasia has grown by 20 percent, reaching a record 25,000 square meters in exhibition/stand space. As the largest agriculture fair in Turkey and its region Growtech Eurasia will host more than 500 local and international brands from 25 countries this year. In addition to individual international participation Spain, France, Netherlands,…

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Wim Roosen teams up with Dutch Plantin

As from October 1, Wim Roosen will join the Dutch Plantin sales team. Wim Roosen has tons of experience in small fruits and vegetables. Among other things, he was a crop scientist at the Dutch advisory board, DLV, in his previous job. With Wim boosting our team, our service will only improve, as he will…

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Dutch Plantin at Horti Fair 2010 in Amsterdam

The Horti Fair in Amsterdam is the largest and best known Horti Fair for growers and horticultural suppliers. Over 50,000 visitors visit this international trade fair each year. Just like last year, Dutch Plantin will be exhibiting as the leading manufacturer of coco products for the international horticulture sector. And we will also be showing…

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Advantages of Optima cocopeat in growbags

Dutch Plantin develops products with excellent growing results. That’s the main reason why we don’t recommend the use of growbags that contain a filling of 100% crushed husk for vegetable crops. A mixture of both chips and coir pith, also referred to as ‘Optima cocopeat’, has many advantages. First of all, it gives the growbag…

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Coconut palm trees versus oil palm trees

The coconut products from Dutch Plantin come from the coconut palm tree (cocos nucifera), not to be confused with the oil palm tree (elaeis guineensis). Although not nearly everyone knows the differences between these two tree species, there are clear differences. Oil palm The oil palm is mass cultivated on large plantations. The largest production…

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Dutch Plantin is expanding its production locations

During the past year, the weather had a significant influence on our production. Due to an exceptionally long rainy season in India and a seemingly never-ending period of frost in the Netherlands, we were occasionally not able to meet the requirements of our customers completely. And that peeks our pride, which is why we are…

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Dutch Plantin aims for sustainability

Dutch Plantin sees itself as a cutting-edge company, especially when it comes to socially responsible business. We respect the world around us both people and environment. Bio-coconut products Our coconut products are produced on the basis of fairness and sustainability; coconut husks used to be regarded as a waste product. Sustainability is also a key…

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