MPS Grower Teams Up With Other Organizations to Build New Hyacinth Cultivation System

August 5, 2021 MPS

MPS grower Rob van Haaster has partnered with several growers and other players* operating in the bulb-growing industry to develop a new, sustainable cultivation system for growing disease-free hyacinth bulbs. The partners’ main purpose is to reduce crop cycles, as the current long cycles increase the risk of disease and pests. 

MPS-ABC Version 16. What are the Most Important Changes and Why Were These Changes Necessary?

March 24, 2021 MPS

In this article Martine Holtkamp, ​​Product Development Manager at MPS and Remco Jansen, Commercial Manager at MPS, tell more about the most important changes.

25 Years of MPS: the Story of in the Horticultural Sector

December 31, 2020 MPS

“Show how the horticultural sector deals with crop protection” was the reason for the development of MPS-ABC 25 years ago. A lot has changed in those 25 years. Scroll through the story of sustainability in the horticultural sector on the web page launched today. From former CEO Theo de Groot about winning the Zilveren Wesp (Silver Wasp) to the introduction of new certification standards and the first participant in MPS-ABC: all the highlights are covered.

MPS-GAP: For Years the Certificate to Deliver to International Retail

September 18, 2020 MPS

In recent months, uncertainty has arisen about the acceptance of MPS-GAP and the GGN label by international trade. MPS-GAP has been benchmarked with GLOBALG.A.P. and meets the requirements of the Floriculture Sustainability Initiative (FSI). Talks have recently been held with GLOBALG.A.P. about the GGN label and MPS-GAP. The result: with MPS-GAP it remains possible to deliver to retail at home and abroad.

Dirk Hogervorst Appointed as Interim Director of the MPS Group

June 19, 2020 MPS Group

As of 15 June 2020, Dirk Hogervorst has been appointed interim director of the MPS Group.