[Englisch] Sercom user Teplichny

Teplichny: 45 years in a Russian greenhouse – a veteran’s story This year, Russian collective farm Teplichny has an anniversary. 50 years of production are not only about the numbers achieved and the assortment. It is first of all about people, both young specialists and those whose employment history equals…

[Englisch] Sercom end user Degenhardt Spezialkulturen

Sercom end user Degenhardt Spezialkulturen Christiane Degenhardt-Sellmann, owner of the flower bulb production company Degenhardt Spezialkulturen, discusses working in a male-dominated sector, family tradition and what she sees herself doing in the future. By prospective specialist editor Yasmin-Coralie Berg. Holland, the world’s largest tulip producer Holland is the world’s largest…

[Englisch] Potato Europe – Skovnæs Kartofler (Denmark)

Potato Europe – Skovnæs Kartofler (Denmark) During Potato Europe exhibition in Germany, we were visited today by yet another user (Skovnæs Kartofler) of the Sercom climate computer! On the picture Mr. Lars Petersen from Skovnæs, Maribo, Denmark. Skovnæs was one of the very first clients in Scandinavia who installed a…

[Englisch] André Busigel welcomes mini gardeners

Europe’s Mini Gardeners Sercom ambassador André Busigel from Albertshofen has welcomed 23 miniature gardeners into one of his greenhouses. As part of the project Europe’s Mini Gardeners, the children assembled in one of its greenhouses, to see the planting of the vegetables with their own eyes. The small producers learned…

[Englisch] Visiting our new Sercom computer in Guatemala

Trade visit to Florida and Guatemala On the occasion of the opening of Ter Laak AmericaS in Guatemala, a trade visit to Florida and Guatemala will be organised. This will be done together with Idearvelop. International companies interested in Phalaenopsis are welcome to join this trip. The target group includes…

[Englisch] Sercom user will be racing in Dakar Rally

Dakar Rally by dirt bike „I did ride through the greenhouse once,“ Arjan Bos says. „But there weren’t any peppers then. It was during the crop change. I just wanted to give it a try.“ As we speak, he pushes his dirt bike into the greenhouse. Time for a picture…

[Englisch] Sercom end user starts cultivation in Guatemala

Ter Laak about to start phalaenopsis cultivation in Guatemala One of the largest Dutch orchid growers, Ter Laak Orchids, is almost ready to start the cultivation of its first phalaenopsis plants in their new 1ha greenhouse in Guatemala. „The greenhouse is currently being manufactured and in the second week of…

Gurkenbier oder ein alkoholhaltiger Gurkensalat?

Gurkenbier oder ein alkoholhaltiger Gurkensalat? André Busigel vom Gemüsebaubetrieb Reinhard Busigel GbR in Albertshofen findet schon immer, daß sich Gurken besonders gut als Zutat für leckere Getränke eignen (Gurkenbier). Schließlich führt er eine der größten Gurkengärtnereien Bayerns und kennt sich bestens mit Gurken aus. Wie alles entstand Bei einem zufälligen…

[Englisch] Glass greenhouse in Tunisian desert

Glass greenhouse in Tunisian desert At the end of February 2015, construction of a more than 4.5 hectare greenhouse started in El Hamma in the south of Tunisia, in the Tunisian desert. The project was started from scratch in the desert under the name Maison L’Oasis. Contrary to other projects…

[Englisch] Asia: Consistent production for Thai growers

Asia: Consistent production for Thai growers For almost 3,5 years now, a ‘Sercom’ irrigation computer manages the irrigation and fertigation of their 11 greenhouses with great success. „Based on the climate of the exact moment of the day, the computer manages everything“, said production director Thomas Ruiter. He explained that…