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The Research Station for Vegetable Production

Research Institute

Lifecycle:1 Jan 1963 →  Today
Organisation profile:The Research Station for Vegetable Production has more than 50 years of experience (°1963) in research on the cultivation of greenhouse and field vegetables. It is located at Sint-Katelijne-Waver, in the center of one of the most important production regions of fresh vegetables in Flanders (Belgium). It is a non-governmental and a non-profit organization. Through its applied research, PSKW creates a link between the fundamental scientific research carried out at universities and the growers. The experience in field and semi-field trials and dissemination activities, combined with the close contact with growers guarantees innovation: the implementation of (best) practices and new technologies at the farms.
Keywords:research, vegetable production, greenhouse, open field
Disciplines:Agricultural, veterinary and food sciences not elsewhere classified