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State of Floriculture in Pakistan and future horizon

Flowering crops brings more Return on investment as compare to other conventional crops in Pakistan. Being the contributor of about 22% in GDP, employs 40% of human resource and 60% in export, agriculture sector of Pakistan remains not in the priority list of government policy makers. Lacking good good agricultural practices, provision of disease free...
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Tulip Garden Show, Pakistan

MUZAFFARABAD Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan on Friday inaugurated a tulip garden set up here at the Jalalabad Park as a mark of solidarity with the people of Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOJ&K). Two gentlemen visited me in summer end of 2019 from AJK Agri Department. They were looking after...
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Women Empowerment in Floriculture :

“One woman’s dream fuelled Gilgit Baltistan’s flower industry” Rozina Babar is at the heart of the new and thriving floriculture business that has come up in Pakistan’s Gilgit-Baltistan region. “Flowers are a childhood love,” Babar said, recalling how enthusiastically she would participate in floral decoration at the Jamat Khana — the place of worship of...
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Disruption is happening all over the world

Fred van Tol, manager international development at Royal FloraHolland discusses the industry At the time of writing, the Dutch floriculture sector is going through incredibly difficult times. Since the coronavirus started to spread in Europe, one country after another took strong emergency measures to contain the pandemic outbreak. Sales of flowers and plants have collapsed...
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Hope in the ‘new normal’

A new survey of grower associations, by the International Association of Horticultural Producers (AIPH) and FloraCulture International (FCI), reveals nearly three-quarters (71%) believe that most growers will soon recover after this crisis. The positive response from so many of the 27 countries that participated is encouraging considering the bleak outlook highlighted in the previous survey when...
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FlowerTrials® 2020 | Cancelled, 2021 announced.

As we move through the COVID-19 crisis we realise that the early decision to cancel FlowerTrials 2020 was timely and appropriate. An industry event of this size could not have taken place with the restrictions in place as we know them today. We are continuing to promote the new pot and bedding plant introductions of...
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Breaking cut flowers myths in Pakistan – Greenworks

“ Tulip Show ” The only cut flowers show in Pakistan Pakistan State of Flowers Pakistan is an emerging market for cut flowers production and export. Ever increasing demands for cut flowers are being met by handful of bunch i.e Roses, Gladiolus, Tube Roses, Static, Gerberas, Marigold, etc. and the other cut flowers are being...
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Cultivation of bulbous flowers in Pothohar Region – Greenworks

The Pothohar Plateau or Pothwar region has been bestowed with comparatively moderate climate quite suitable for the production of exotic bulbous flowers, especially the winter and early spring bulb flowers due to less water requirement compared to summer flowers. The ornamental bulb flowers are considered to be premium quality cut flowers especially Gladiolus and Liliums....
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New Guidebook for Florists – Greenworks

What Cut Flower is That? is the title of the newly launched guidebook for florists and provides a comprehensive overview of the exciting and diverse range of floristry products available. Initiated by the Australian flower industry, the book What Cut Flower is That? is written by Delwyn (Del) Thomas and Bettina Gollnow. It packs the...
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Dutch Flower Exports, World’s Biggest, Slip 2.3% on Slow Economy. – Greenworks

The Netherlands’ flower and plant exports, the world’s biggest, fell 2.3 percent last year as declining consumer purchasing power was compounded by cold spring weather in Europe and a summer heat wave that hurt sales. Exports of tulips, roses, potted plants and other greenery fell to 5.27 billion euros ($7.13 billion) from 5.39 billion euros...
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Gladiolus Cultivation in Pakistan – Greenworks

Gladiolus Cultivation in Pakistan “ A sustainable flower farming option  for progressive farmers“ Gladiolus flowers have become the market leader in terms of flowers selling and cultivation in Pakistan after roses and tube roses.  Event Designers like this flowers a lot. As this is the only flower which gives filling flowers impact but also easy...