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Fruit Attraction 2021 – much more than an on-site industry reunion

The application period is open for participation in Fruit Attraction 2021, which will be held in person from 5 to 7 October in Madrid. The three-day industry reunion will once again make the fair the world epicentre of fresh product marketing, where innovation, quality and diversity are the core mantras of operators and retailers from […]

AlgaEnergy: The First Company in the world in its sector to become B Corporation

AlgaEnergy, the Spain-based global leader in microalgae biotechnology with business units in Europe, the Americas, Africa and the Asia-Pacific, is the first microalgae-biotechnology company in the world to become a B Corporation (B Corp). AlgaEnergy joins a community of over 3,800 businesses globally that are B Corporation. Other global brands that are B Corps include […]

EL PINAR and PLANT SCIENCES revolutionize the strawberry market with Victory

Victory, early and very productive, is characterized by its unbeatable postharvest life, which makes it a very safe variety for commercialization. EL PINAR, a family business dedicated for more than 40 years to the production of plants and fruits in the red fruit sector, is the exclusive licensee for southern Europe and northern Africa for […]

AREFLH welcomes a new EU policy officer

A new Brussels-based representative has just joined AREFLH’s administrative team. Luca Contrino is now replacing Andrea Tivoli as the new EU policy officer since the beginning of March. After 4 years at AREFLH, Andrea recently entered the European Commission in the rural development services. As for Luca Contrino, he will use his past experiences within […]

The right tires for stony and sandy agricultural soils

BKT reports the first-hand experience of Matthew Hawthorne,  Farm Manager at Euston Farm, in England, who for his fleet chose the BKT tires AGRIMAX V-FLECTO, AGRIMAX TERIS and FL 630. “What do I look for in a tire?  Without doubt robustness, efficiency and reliability”. I was originally an elegant retreat used as a base for […]

Red colour and excellent firmness for the cherry tomato

At this stage in the harvest, all the signs point to a season of outstanding quality. The cherry tomato’s distinctive characteristics bring high returns for the grower. This is a great year for the Durillo cherry tomato bred by Top Seeds International, the global vegetable seed company which specialises in the development, production and distribution […]

IV and V range with Mdd

IV and V range with Mdd, a competitive advantage Years ago, the distribution brand shed its image of a basic and cheap product, which democratized supermarket shelves. In the category IV and V range solutions, the different manufacturers have been implementing some of their innovations in their Mdd offer, offering products with a better value […]

“At BASF we want to help farmers to be more sustainable, environmentally and financially”

The year 2021 began with the appointment of Konstantin Kretschun as the new director of the Division of Agricultural Solutions of BASF Spain. At a time as hectic as the one we are living in, Kretschun singles out agricultura as the most valuable work on earth, even more today than before. Por Marga López, periodista […]

Nadorcott: full view from the field to sales and marketing

Nadorcott is the winning choice. An exceptional and incomparable late season mandarin. At the Protected Varieties Club, we are concerned about guaranteeing the satisfaction of our growers and associates and we take to the streets to ask them. The testimonials of these growers and marketers speak for themselves. In the meantime, we would like to […]