With a long history of combined strengths, international experience and two office locations in the Greenport Aalsmeer (NL), Bosman Van Zaal facilitate growers in Protected Horticulture worldwide.
Together with global partners, Hoogendoorn delivers sustainable automation solutions that seamlessly coordinate all processes and systems in your horticultural organization. The modular software ensures that the available resources such as natural gas, fertilizers and water are used as efficiently as possible. With this, Hoogendoorn helps its clients to minimize (energy) costs and CO2 emissions and to maximize crop profitability.
Rijk Zwaan develops vegetable varieties and sells the seeds produced from them, which places us right at the start of the food chain. In the worldwide market of vegetable seeds, Rijk Zwaan is at the fifth place with a turnover of over 300 million euros. Every year, we invest 30% of our turnover in R&D.
Our seeds are sold in more than 100 different countries all over the world, via locally-operating Rijk Zwaan sales subsidiaries and numerous (exclusive) distributors. We are not only in close contact with growers, but also with the rest of the vegetable chain. Together with our partners, we aim to get the best out of our varieties.
Our head office is situated in De Lier, the Netherlands. In addition we have 30 subsidiaries in 26 different countries, where we carry out our sales, R&D and seed production. Rijk Zwaan is a totally independent family business with employee participation. 86% of the shares are in the hands of three families and 14% of the capital is in the hands of employees in the form of share certificates.
We have around 2,500 employees and they are the most important asset of Rijk Zwaan. We have a unique company culture centred around involvement, team work and loyalty. As a result, our employees are highly motivated to provide all our customers with top-quality seeds and top-class service.
Koppert Biological Systems (Kenya) Ltd is a subsidiary of Koppert Biological Systems B.V with its headquarters in the Netherlands. We provide an integrated system of specialist knowledge and natural, safe solutions that improves crop health, resilience, and production.
Koppert Biological Systems contributes to better health of people and the planet. In partnership with nature, we make agriculture healthier, safer and more productive.
Supplying professional growers with the highest quality of inputs in order to obtain a good and sustainable supply of fresh produce. This is what Holland Farming wants to contribute to global farming. By manufacturing organic, amino acid based fertilizers, which does not put any stress on the environment while enabling the farmer to reach high and high quality yields at low costs. And by providing first class seeds, hardware, substrates and fertilizers to professionals. For this purpose we cooperate with colleagues in our sector, who have quality as priority.
Aqua-etiam is an initiative of the Dutch Stokvis group to provide safe and reliable water for private homes and small communities or industries on a worldwide basis.
Michael McKay is a Dutch partner of VDS ACAMPO since 2013. McKay focuses on market studies and trading missions but also supports VDS ACAMPO in other activities such as the development of booklets and presentations.