Je moet geen tomaten willen telen in Nederland

Een columnist mag zaken verdraaien en dat doe ik met bovenstaande uitspraak ook. De echte uitspraak was “You shouldn’t want to grow tomatoes in Denmark” en werd gedaan tijdens overleg over EU-regelgeving door een ambtenaar die nauw betrokken is bij de herziening van biologische regelgeving. Agri Commissaris Ciolos wil deze herziening nog voor zijn vertrek (of herverkiezing?) geregeld hebben. Zoals het er naar uit ziet wil hij een stevige herziening.   Strikte regels, heldere regels,...  Read more >

Organic and Regular bell pepper grower 4Evergreen awarded for outstanding entrepreneurship

09-01-2014 The Grootscholte Family, renowned bell-pepper growers in the Netherlands and Spain have been awarded the Dutch Tuinbouwondernemersprijs 2014 for their outstanding business development in both regular and organic cultivation. As PuraNatura we are as proud as a cat with seven tails: 4Evergreen/Grootscholte is a grower that uses the PuraNatura growing concept: The safest and the environmentally friendliest organic method, USDA NOP Organic certified, available only to well-informed and...  Read more >

PuraNatura promotes convergence of organic regulations

05-10-2013  The Expert Group for Technical Advice on Organic Production (EGTOP) issued its suggestions on new regulations for protected cropping (greenhouses). Egtop does not refer to regulations elsewhere in the world. PuraNatura Foundation believes that European Organic legislation should not be developed in "splendid isolation". The global consumer market for organic products can be divided into 45% European Union, 45% North America. The regulations in this areas are already declared being...  Read more >

20-11-2011 PuraNatura Foundation receives European co-financing grant

The Dutch Provinces Noord- and Zuid Holland, Utrecht, and Flevoland, and the cities of Utrecht, Amsterdam, Rotterdam and The Hague have allocated funds from the European Regional Development Fund towards PuraNatura Foundation. Against a private investment of 1.200.000 euro ERDF will invest over 800.000 euro until year's end of 2013. PuraNatura Foundation will not just use the funds for the development of growing methods, but also to demonstrate the societal relevance of its type of...  Read more >

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@mauricewubben He, dat vinden wij al ruim tien jaar!!! Leuk... https://t.co/UbUzyvLsZX
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RT @EU_Eurostat: Austria, Sweden and Estonia on top for organic farming. https://t.co/5kuORm3q5M https://t.co/NiN6JNFcuc
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@peter_jens If you are looking for aphorisms: Eat what you need, get what you want! Eat what you want, get what you won't?
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Zuivering afvalwater glastuinbouw vanaf 1 januari 2018 verplicht https://t.co/7wG13rgezx
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@PuraNatura_US Fun here in Brussels: It seems that out-of-soil growing versus in-the-soil-connected-to-the-bedrock-… https://t.co/R8j0FBlIqe
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#NOSB made the EXclusive good into the INclusive better! Will demand for @PuraNatura_US soilbased veg outgrow #soilbound and #hydroponics?
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In het AgriHolland Nieuws: 'Spaanse uitbreiding desastreus voor bio-kasgroentenmarkt' https://t.co/n2G8KVXKSV (Ahum, we told you so!!!)
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@MiriamvanBree Solynta is al iets meer dan een "idee"!
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we have (in the Netherlands Royal Dutch Shell, Royal Wessanen, Royal Ahold, Royal Boskalis & now Holland will have… https://t.co/6SFq5y7nVf
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@dorineruter @marjanminnesma ehm... wat is de investering in een wajongere?