Keep knowledge growing
Since 2003, Botany is the flexible and reliable partner in plant physiology, plant health and cultivation techniques. Innovations and investments are made continuously to ensure knowhow in our areas of expertise. This results in reliable and precise data that we provide to our clients. The agricultural sector is constantly evolving.
Partnership Innoveins Seed Solution and SeQso
SeQso and Innoveins Seed Solutions enter into partnership to characterize seedsFred Hugen (director SeQso B.V.) and Niels Peeters (Director Innoveins Seed Solutions B.V.) sign the cooperation agreement and purchase contract for the use and further development of the iXeed DataCollector.
Next generation plant pest phenotyping
Finally, after a period of intensive testing and improvement, Botany and Aris launch: ‘Cirillo’. The next step in digital plant pest phenotyping. Cirillo, a digital insect detection system for detection and counting of two white fly species, thrips and two spotted spider mites on divers plant species.Read more about the Cirillo-system.
Exploras to merge with Botany Group
From 1 January 2020 onwards, Exploras, based in Dongen will be part of the Botany Group.Exploras has extensive experience and expertise in outdoor crops. The agricultural experimental facility was established in 2010. Most activities of Exploras include conducting field trials and offering among others, services for the crop production industry, fertilizer industry and seed companies. Botany Group is a research group in the professional agriculture sector. The group is a contract research partner for companies in agrochemistry, agro-engineering, breeding and propagation. By collecting and supplying reliable research data, the Botany Group has set itself the goal to advance the horticultural chain with new technologies. The corporate viewpoint of Exploras fits in seamlessly with the corporate philosophy of the Botany Group. This makes Exploras a valuable enrichment of Botany's services in the field of outdoor crops.