New yellow variety Lizz@

Our new yellow variety Lizz@ has been commercially planted at Herburg in Ethiopia. This variety, developped for the retail market, has an excellent vaselife and a bright yellow color. We wish Herburg roses all the best with this variety and we hope that many people will enjoy the flowers.

Hortitec in Holambra, Brasil

From June 22nd till 24th we participated on the Hortitec in Holambra, Brasil. This yearly show attracts many growers from all over Brasil. For the first time we showed the Olij Breeding varieties Red Eye and the pinkish Splas Eye.... For the brasilian market this was completely new and many people were surprised that this [...]

Greenhouse exhibition in Moscow

A few weeks ago Olij Breeding BV participated at the greenhouse exhibition in Moscow. Olij Breeding was the only Rose breeding company participating at this show where mainly greenhouse builders and technical providers were present. It turned out to be an interesting show and we got confirmation that the Russian flower industry is on the [...]

IFTEX in Nairobi

Just some more pictures of some new interesting Olij, Spek and G-rose breeding varieties which we have displayed on the last IFTEX in Nairobi like 2 weeks ago. We also thank all the visitors and clients who came to see us. It was a very good and professional show.

Visit of the Dutch Minister of Agriculture

Last week we received the visit of the Dutch Minister of Agriculture in our farm at Olij Kenya together with the Dutch ambassador and agriculture counsellor for Kenya. Always good to show the political world how our business is working on a very professional, environmental friendly and socially friendly way in Africa.

The new Olij breeding variety Suzy Q@

The new Olij breeding variety Suzy Q@ will be introduced by Omang on Flora holland Aalsmeer on the 30th of May. Another nice Olij breeding variety which will be introduced by the Omang-group. The variety has excellent vaselife and has a unique combination of pink tones.