Meet Ron van der Hengst, the visionary owner of South Central Growers in Tennessee, USA, who recently made a groundbreaking investment in WPS conveyor belts. During a visit from Digna van Zanten, the CEO of WPS, they discussed the driving force behind this decision – the need to make horticultural businesses attractive for the next generation through automation.
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Cultivate Ohio - 15 juli - 18 juli #2361
From July 15th till 18th you can find us on at Cultivate. In our booth (2361) we will demonstrate the SmartFlo conveyor system and our smart solutions for automated sorting and preparing your potted plants for shipping. Come over to ask questions or make an appointment with our Director of Business Development North America, Edwin Dijkshoorn and international sales manager Willem Jan Hoogduin.
On Friday, June 2nd, we celebrated the opening of WPS' advanced plant handling system at Sjaak van Schie B.V.
The Boyce Thompson Institute, located on the Cornell University campus in Ithaca New York, recently purchased an Automated Phenotyping Platform from WPS. The platform will be used to control a wide range of plant experiments, completely automatic. By expanding its facilities with this system, BTI takes another step in pursuing its goals of “increasing food security, improving environmental sustainability in agriculture and making basic discoveries that will enhance human health.”