How can you empower a plant? And why should every grower apply it? Peter Geelen explains, being one of the founders of Plant Empowerment, in cooperation with Jan Voogt and Peter van Weel.
Growing by Plant Empowerment at BASF Vegetable Seeds
BASF Vegetable Seeds ambition is to make healthy eating enjoyable by offering vegetable solutions that are in line with consumers’ needs.
How CristalPlant has managed to control insect plagues with Xsect screens
Svensson's new Xsect insect control screen helps CrystalPlant to eliminate the use of insecticides by nearly 90%, allowing the operation to provide customers with cleaner plants.
Xsect – a new climate screen product family for ventilated pest control
After launching our original five climate screen product families in 2014, Svensson’s eXcited to introduce our newest and sixth product family Xsect for ventilated insect control, keeping the good insects inside the greenhouse and the bad ones out.
Plant Empowerment: The roadmap to sustainable horticulture
Are you familiar with Plant Empowerment? This cultivation method focuses on the natural behavior of a plant, and more specifically the three primary principles required to grow a healthy, strong, and resilient plant, leaving no room for plant stress.
In Memoriam: Wouter de Jong
We’re both shocked and deeply saddened by the premature passing of our Managing Director, colleague and dear friend Wouter de Jong. Following a short and severe illness, Wouter passed away on Monday, July 27th at the young age of just 37. Wouter was so full of life and still had so many dreams, plans and opportunities as Managing Director of Svensson Netherlands, but above all as a husband and a father.
How climate screens can guide tomatoes through summer
Vereijken Nurseries is the first Dutch company in exposed tomato cultivation where the Harmony 1315 O FR has been installed. During the summer, preventing radiation, better crop control, and provide higher production are only a few of the advantages.
Hello Mexico! Debut of New Warehouse Production Facility in Mexico
Svensson announces the opening of Ludvig Svensson SA de CV, our newly established production facility in Mexico, which officially began operations in March 2020, becoming Svensson's sixth office worldwide.
Keep better track of humidity and energy balance with Connected Screening 2.0
Connected Screening connects the advanced Hoogdendoorn iSii software with a wide range of Svensson screens to allow full control of humidity transfer, light transmission and energy savings in your greenhouse.
Implementing Plant Empowerment: A Free Webinar Series
Register today for "Implementing Plant Empowerment", a free, four-part webinar series that kicks off on Wednesday, June 3rd. Participants will be introduced to the basic principles of Plant Empowerment and growing crops in a sustainable way.
Keeping it Lit – Controlling greenhouse light pollution
Obscura light abatement screens double in keeping your plants and neighbors content
Article originally featured in Greenhouse Canada Publication
Happy & Healthy Easter!
These are truly crazy times we are living in. The whole world is being confronted with the coronavirus from all perspectives including health, social life and financially. We truly hope that you, your family, friends and colleagues remain in good health.