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Demokwekerij Westland is the innovation centre for the horticulture sector. We initiate, organise and facilitate cultivation and technique innovations national and international. With a practical approach and three disciplines we work on the greenhouse of tomorrow. The world of the horticulture sector offers a wide assortment of
techniques and innovations. With our participants all the product groups of the horticulture centre are present, in short; everything you need for a greenhouse can be found at Demokwekerij Westland. A tour through Demokwekerij Westland takes around 1,5 hours. In those 1,5 hours you learn everything about the newest developments within the horticulture sector.

During the tour the guide takes you around to all the demonstrations which are exhibited at Demokwekerij Westland. In the demonstration area around 30 participants show their newest innovations. These companies are focused on the various aspects of the horticulture sector:

  • Water
  • Packaging
  • Light/energy/climate
  • Logistics
  • Substrate

During the tour a lot of attention goes to the various researches that are done at Demokwekerij Westland. With 41 compartments with various sizes year round research is done within different crops. During the tour you visit various research departments and the tour guide will tell you about that. These are researches within various areas like:

  • Crop protection
  • Technique
  • Breeding
  • Cultivation systems

Sharing Knowledge
During the tour a lot is told about our discipline Sharing Knowledge. As one of the spear points of Demokwekerij Westland is the development of knowledge and facilitating sharing knowledge within the triangle, Education, Government and Business life, national but also international contacts are important. We facilitate sharing knowledge by bringing the right parties together, but also by organising events where sharing knowledge is the main subject. During the tour a lot will be told about the following subjects about sharing knowledge.

  • Education
  • Growers associations TTO
  • (international) courses
  • Robotica platform

After a tour through Demokwekerij Westland you are up-to- date about all the newest developments in the horticulture sector. Would you like to follow a tour through Demokwekerij Westland? Send your request to info@demokwekerij.nl