Royal van Zanten Becomes Newest FSI Member
by Royal van Zanten
Posted: 2018-02-23 15:42:25 EST

As a dutch breeder with international presence on all continents, we take our social and environmental responsibility very seriously. As new FSI member, we are committed to reducing the use of crop protection chemicals and for this reason, are focusing on breeding varieties that are resistant to plant diseases. We are also committed to good citizenship in every country in which we work, ensuring that local communities can benefit from their success and workers are given opportunities to grow and take up management positions.

Floriculture Sustainability Initiative
The Floriculture Sustainability Initiative was founded in 2012 and brings together over 40 front runners from the floriculture sector. They share the goal of finding more sustainable solutions on both social and environmental aspects for the future of the sector, and set themselves the ambition to have 90% flowers and plants responsibly produced and traded by 2020.

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