The sub cluster vegetable & fruits consists of various companies including East West Seed International, Kiremko, Miedema, Rijk Zwaan and Tolsma.
East West Seed International
After introducing the first hybrid vegetable seeds in Asia, East West Seed has become a market leader by selling premium quality hybrid and open pollinated seeds for all major tropical vegetable crops. Farmers who use the seeds understand the compelling fact that these premium seeds will earn them premium prices for their improved crops. From early work in the Philippines, East West Seed has expanded to include breeding programs in Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam, India and China.
Kiremko is a leading Dutch company dedicated to the design, manufacture and installation of industrial potato processing equipment for more than 45 years. Whereas the Netherlands as a leading potato growing and processing country is still one of our main markets, nowadays, over 85% of our products and services is exported worldwide.
Miedema offers farmers for over 70 years a full range of agricultural equipment for the potato harvest. They are specialists in transportation systems for agricultural products with a focus on transport from the field, potato grading systems and electronic grading systems, cleaning equipment, bulk or box storage systems to lorry filling systems and potato planters. Miedema will have the right machine to process your products, with the capacity that matches your farm. Miedema uses state of the art technology in all their machines.
Rijk Zwaan specialises in breeding production, and sales of vegetable seed for the professional growers market worldwide. Rijk Zwaan is among the top 5 largest vegetable breeding companies in the world.
Tolsma develops and manufactures innovative storage technology that improves the storage efficiency of potatoes, onions, carrots and other root vegetables. Worldwide growers, traders and processors choose for Tolsma technology and equipment because of the innovative features, user-friendliness and reliability.
VEK Adviesgroep is specialized in the development of greenhouse projects (from low-tech polyhouses to state-of-the-art high-tech glasshouses).
Koppert Biological Systems B.V.
Koppert is the international market leader in the field of biological crop protection and natural pollination. Koppert has a reputation internationally for reliability, innovation and quality.