2018 European Region 50th Annual Conference

10 October 2018 - 12 October 2018

‘Built to Adapt’
50th Annual European Conference

10-12th October 2018
Location: Breda, Netherlands

Click on the links to download:
Conference programme

Conference registration form

Hotel Information: Hotel Golden Tulip

Please register by 31 July 2018.

We will visit:
Special Plant Zundert
Boot & Dart Boomkwekerij
Boomkwekerij Ron van Opstal
Florensis BV

Our Sponsors
A big thank you to all our sponsors. We appreciate your support! 
See our list of sponsors below.



  • AICL Professional Horticulture

    ICL specialty products provide growers with the extra tools to Grow, Nurture and Protect their crops throughout the growing season. From optimising nutrient uptake and fungicide application to general clean up throughout the nursery, ICL produicts are there to make life easier.

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  • Modiform

    We provide a wide range of growing, transport, and packaging systems for horticulture. Joining forces with our partners, we seek to achieve the best possible return by combining a solution-oriented approach with a high level of service and steadfast quality. We understand the market and connect the parties that operate within it, from breeders to retail and consumers.

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    Our purpose is to inspire our farmers, growers and industry to succeed in a rapidly changing world. We equip the industry with easy to use, practical know-how which they can apply straight away to make better decisions and improve their performance. AHDB is a statutory levy board and is funded by farmers, growers and others in the supply chain.

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  • Florensis

    Florensis supplies new plant varieties and starting material for annuals, perennials, pot plants, biennials and cut flowers. This family-owned business provides growers worldwide with young plants, propagated from seed and cuttings, in the well-known blue tray. Florensis offers the best genetics such as Cabaret, Toscana and PrimeTime. In addition to sales offices in Europe and production sites in Ethiopia, Kenya and Portugal, Florensis also has breeding facilities in the Netherlands and Germany.

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  • AllPlant Young Plants

    AllPlant stands for Quality and New Plants for professional growers of Garden Plants! To co-operate as a team, with breeders, suppliers and customers, we strive to produce high quality plants and serve the market with a creative and innovative approach. AllPlant would like to quarantee her continuity by supplying the highest quality possible ,offer the newest products and give the best service to her customers. In all our processes we try to be innovative and inspirational to produce and market the plants durable for people and environment.

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  • Jiffy

    Jiffy International AS, headquartered in Kristiansand Norway is the leading worldwide supplier of environmentally friendly propagation systems, hydroponic systems, growing containers and substrates for the horticultural industry. Utilizing renewable resources and bio-based materials such as peat, coir, pulp and other bio-mass, Jiffy has been on the forefront of sustainability for many years.

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  • Meyer

    Production and distribution of horticultural products. Pots , Propagation Trays, Packaging Items, Blank Labels, Lettering Supplies, Labels with printing, Protective Clothing, Fertilizers, Lawn Seeds, Pesticides, Weed Control, Knives, Pruning Shears, Saws, Irrigation and Watering Systems, Measuring Equipment.

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  • Provender Nurseries

    Provender Nurseries is an established wholesale trade supplier of plants, soil and related horticultural sundries based in Kent and serving trade professionals throughout London, the South East and further afield.

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  • Rhizopon

    Rhizopon is manufacturer of growth regulators for the rooting of cuttings. This is the only activity of the company. Rhizopon holds a unique position worldwide as the manufacturer only producing root promoting products.

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  • van der Knaap

    The Van der Knaap Group aims to deliver sustainable and high-quality products and services in rooting and growing media for the international horticulture market. The products and services provided by the Van der Knaap Group can help growers to achieve a socially and economically responsible outcome.

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  • Wyevale Nurseries

    With over 3,000 lines grown on site, that equates to over 6 million plants grown on over 600 acres, take a look and see what we can offer you!

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  • XL Horticulture

    XL Horticulture are suppliers of the worlds most advanced polytunnel polythene, smart films and spectral filter polythene and the worlds most energy efficient SUPER thermic polythene. We are a family and owned company - we care about the products and services we offer you. We also have our own commercial nursery so we have a practical understanding and knowledge of how our products can help you. ?

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    FERTIL S.A.S. is a company that specialises in fabricating garden products. Our production site is based in the heart of the Vosges Mountains (east of France) and our head office is situated close to Paris, in Boulogne-Billancourt. FERTILPOT: a 100 natural, ecological and compostable biodegradable plant pot made of wood fibres. It is used for organic-farming crops and is fits perfectly with the sustainable development approach. FERTISS: a natural propagating plug system which is ready to use as it is.

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  • Brandsford Webbs Plant Company

    The Bransford Webbs Plant Company strives to: Be the leading, innovative nursery supplying new and sought after plants Provide a secure future for our business, staff and customers Help Britains gardeners create fabulous gardens

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  • GASA Group

    Gasa Group Holland is your specialist in the supply of floricultural products and added value. In addition to the right product, delivered under the right conditions, we also like to meet the other needs of our customers and help them in close cooperation to take as much work off their hands as possible. We are doing what we are best at, so our customers can do the same.

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  • Melcourt Industries

    Melcourt is the UK&rsquos leading supplier of mulches, growing media, play surfaces, soil improvers, equestrian surfaces, biofiltration media and more, based on bark, wood and other natural materials. A leader in innovation and high quality for over 30 years, Melcourt has developed a range of products that is second to none, with unparalleled technical back-up, prompt and efficient delivery, outstanding levels of customer care and all-importantly, excellent environmental sustainability.

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