Corpoica

 

Living Foods (Netherlands) and Corpoica (Colombia.) have recently launched a joint project in Colombia for rapid multiplication of so-called mini-tubers.The goal is to include a number of authentic potato varieties from the Andes to reintroduce.

On a sustainable and innovative farming system that was developed by Living Foods.

The emphasis is on quality and use of water - and nutrient saving technique. One of the varieties is the R12, but also several other special varieties will be grown in the HCS system. Also from other countries are facing similar issues, is interested in starting such a project.

Also during the last weekend in Kortrijk (Interpom) were a striking number of visitors from abroad who showed interest in this new development. After introducing a number of these systems in seed potato growers in the Netherlands, the concept will find its way outside the Netherlands.



Location

Handing over

2010

Project type

exterior new building

Surface

5,000-10,000 m2

Theme

Yield

Collaboration

Applications