Dutch broadcaster NOS reports on Dutch Sprouts’ subsidiary SoilCares

Dutch broadcaster NOS reports on Dutch Sprouts’ subsidiary SoilCares. The report emphasizes the importance of measuring the quality of the soil in order to improve food production. Watch the report and read more about it here.  


Veris Investments and FrieslandCampina invest in Holland Dairy Ethiopia

Veris Investments and Royal FrieslandCampina join forces by investing in Holland Dairy PLC in Ethiopia. Holland Dairy PLC produces yoghurt, pasteurised milk and other dairy products in its milk processing plant in Debre Zeit, about 40 kilometres south of the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa. The company already holds a strong market presence in the Ethiopian dairy

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Interview with founder Soilcares in Volkskrant

Dutch Sprouts’ subsidiary SoilCares provides advice on fertility of Kenyan soil with database in Wageningen. Volkskrant published an interview with founder Henri Hekman.


Veris invests in Yalelo

Veris invests in Yalelo, an aquaculture company in Zambia that grows tilapia fish in the open waters of Lake Kariba. Yalelo aims to contribute to food security by providing large volumes of healthy fish to the local market in protein-deficient Zambia. Tilapia is a natural source of protein and calcium while being low in fat and

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Senselet link between Ethiopian farmers and market

Ethiopia is a country that has large potential for growing potato but this potential has been largely untapped. writes in this online article about the contribution of Senselet to developing the potato value chain in Ethiopia.


Trouw nutrition collaborates with Dutch sprouts on developing feed advisory tool

Dutch Sprouts, developer of the SoilCares handheld scanner, and Trouw Nutrition, a global leader in animal nutrition solutions, have been working together to develop solutions the NutriOpt On-site Adviser. Read more about this tool here.  


Dutch Sprouts teams up with Veris Investments

Dutch Sprouts teams up with Veris Investments as of January 20th, 2017. Dutch Sprouts aims to support farmers worldwide to increase their yields by providing them with intuitive, smart and affordable solutions in order to monitor crop and soil quality. Dutch Sprouts combines various sensors and complex databases in its products, enabling farmers to substantially

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