Laatste nieuws

Introduction of an improved method to identify salt-tolerant crops

november 12, 2018

Last week the article “An improved methodology to evaluate crop salt tolerance from field trials” by Dutch scientists Prof. dr. Dr. G. van Straten (Wageningen University), Prof. dr. Dr. P.M. van Bodegom (Leiden University), Prof.…

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Na de droge zomer moet het echt anders (Source:

september 20, 2018

Salt Farm Foundation’s work has been cited as an example by Financieele Dagblad as an example of how to deal with drought and salinization in the future. Landbouw moet wennen aan zout:  ….Onder andere op…

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Open air test fied with 7 different soil salinity concentrations, Texel

Marc van Rijsselberghe pleit voor meer aandacht verzilting: "Zout water is zeker niet per se fout"

augustus 16, 2018

Source: Agrio-Agraaf Publication date: 11 August 2018  

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Problematiek verzilting vraagt om meer kennis

augustus 3, 2018

Salt Farm Foundation dient Nederlandse boeren van advies Door de lage stand van grond- en rivierwater neemt de dreiging van verzilting sterk toe. Omdat bij het merendeel van de agrariërs de kennis over deze problematiek…

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ICBA director & UAE's Minister of food security

Salt Farm visit by United Arab Emirates' Minister of Food Security & Director General of ICBA

augustus 3, 2018

At the invitation of Minister of Agriculture Carola Schouten, a delegation from the United Arab Emirates(UAE) visited several Dutch companies. One of the visits were at the Salt Farm Texel on 18 July 2018. Among…

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Webinar- Agroport South Ukraine 2018: "Saline Agriculture: a practical solution to a global problem"

augustus 1, 2018

On 27 July 2018, together with the Dutch embassy in Ukraine, FAO and Institute of Water Problems and Soil Reclamation of NAAS, we organized a webinar – “Saline Agriculture: a practical solution to a global…

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Dry summer 2018, Texel

The drought of 2018: Climate change in black and white. How can saline agriculture help?

juli 31, 2018

Extreme weather conditions in Europe has raised concerns for agricultural and dairy output for summer 2018. A record high temperature of between 35 to 40 degrees was recorded in various parts of Europe in the…

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Knowledge centre Launch by Drs. A.H. (Aldrik) Gierveld

Persbericht: Ministerie LNV en Salt Farm Foundation lanceren online Kenniscentrum als hulpmiddel tegen voedseltekort en armoede in de wereld

juni 29, 2018

Donderdag 28 juni is in Den Haag op het ministerie van Landbouw, Natuur en Voedselkwaliteit het online Kenniscentrum Zilte Teelten van de Salt Farm Foundation gelanceerd door Drs. A.H. (Aldrik) Gierveld – plv. Directeur-generaal Agro…

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Salt affected soil unusable? No! Even strawberries can grow on it

mei 18, 2018

Read the article on about the possibilities of growing various crops varieties on Salt-affected soil around the world. You would walk past the fields themselves. Nothing special to see. Just a piece of ploughed plot with…

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Saline Agriculture know-how travels the world

maart 30, 2018

Read the interview with Bas Bruning on how the knowledge and applications of Saline Agriculture are travelling the world. Interview by Read here 

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