Wouldn’t it be better if you dumped half of your production

It was about time I tried it: a skiing holiday. I had never done any skiing before. I spent my entire life working with...

Canadian nursery cannot count on snow cover any longer

Winters in Canada are usually long and cold, but how does climate change affect the industry? Karl Stensson (Sheridan Nurseries) explains he can’t count...

Share your astonishment, it’s the basis of innovation

Where did you get the idea for Basewell? It’s a question I am asked on a regular basis. The answer is simple: ‘share your...

Paolo Zacchera: some of our camellias are up to six metres

Paolo Zaccera is growing camellia, azalea and tea west of Lago Maggiore in Italy. His customers consist of garden centres and landscapers. He used...

‘Availability of aircrafts and aircraft space is a problem’

What stood out at IFTF this year was the large number of exhibitors from the main rose countries in the world: Kenya, Ecuador, Ethiopia...

Together with the grower we have to find the best solutions

Torben Fisker Olsen (43) is managing director of FloriPartner in Odense, Denmark. Floribusiness editor Peter van Leth spoke to him at the Florensis trip...