Winners of New Vision’s 2017 Best Farmers’ Competition on Saturday flew to the Netherlands on a week-long agro-business tour.
Best farmers at Lans Greenhouse tomato farm and Greenpack tomato packaging company. The farmers learnt that the most important things in farming are light, humidity, carbon dioxide, temperature and water
The best farmers visited the World Horticulture Centre on Tuesday. They learnt about the research and innovation that makes the Dutch the second biggest exporters of fruit and vegetables
The farmers at Greenpack tomato packaging company
Farmers at the hortculture centre
The farmers visited animal feed making factory that exports to 40 countries in the world. It has only 15 employees and the rest of the work is automated.
After a long day, it is time for dinner at the Al Hayat Turkish Restaurant