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BLOG | What horticulture can learn from the electric vehicle evolution

When electric cars began to appear about 10 years ago, the various market parties were busy developing their own own plugs, their own charging stations, their own ways of settling accounts with consumers. Complexity at its best. Fortunately, the market came to the conclusion that the growth of electric driving depends on good infrastructure and cooperation. In greenhouse horticulture we can learn a lot from this interoperability How and what? Read more in CEO Ronald Hoek’s blog.

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‘Servitization: an important innovation for the horticultural sector’

Jan van den Ende is Professor of Management of Technology and Innovation at the Erasmus University in Rotterdam and Professor of Horticultural Innovation. In the sector regularly discusses ‘servitization’:s a company’s transformation from product orientation to a service-oriented business model. As Blue Radix is a major proponent of the service-oriented model, we interviewed Jan on his vision for greenhouse horticulture from an innovation perspective.

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Online demos 27 May & 2 June | Autonomous growing in 6 steps!

During the online demos on May 27 or 2 June you will get a unique glimpse into the world of autonomous growing. And we’ll also inform you about the 6 steps of our phased approach for a successful transformation to autonomous growing in your greenhouse. Would you like to know if autonomous growing is applicable for your greenhouse? Read more and subscribe!

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OGVG and Blue Radix introduce autonomous greenhouse management in Ontario

The Ontario government is supporting greenhouse growers by investing over $3.6 million in 12 innovative projects to help develop new technologies and enhance competitiveness and innovation. One of these approved projects is ‘Autonomous Greenhouse Management’- a collaboration between the Ontario Greenhouse Vegetable Growers (OGVG) and Blue Radix.

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Data protection Blue Radix
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How do we ensure the security and privacy of sensitive customer and company data?

Nowadays digital security risks, also in the greenhouse horticulture sector, develop fast. Perhaps even faster than new opportunities that digitalization offers. We work with a significant amount of business-sensitive data, so our security and privacy policy are well-designed and thoroughly implemented. In this article you can read about the security measures we take.

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Geert van der Wel Blue Radix
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Meet the world’s first Autonomous Greenhouse Manager

Early February, Geert van der Wel started in the role of Autonomous Greenhouse Manager. He represents the human support side of our service Crop Controller in addition to the smart algorithms that control the greenhouse. Read more about how Geert helps customers and about his background.

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