Worldwide webinar about fertilization a great success

Publicatiedatum: 04-12-2014

On December 3rd 2014 251 participants from more than 60 countries enjoyed the first online seminar of the Haifa Group about advanced fertilization. 99% of the viewer’s declared that the webinar was useful (of which 53% said ‘very useful’). With a total customer satisfaction of 8,1 the webinar is a great success.

Broadcasted live from Amsterdam the webinar was made in a co-production between Haifa Group and Wageningen University. The webinar of December the 3rd - titled Optimizing Quality - was the first webinar in a series of four. Professor Leo Marcelis Head of chair group Horticulture and Product Physiology of Wageningen University, learnt the participants how they can improve the quality of their crops by proper cation supply.

During the webinar the worldwide viewer’s also got practical tips about reducing blossom end rot and botrytus to a minimum, and improving shelf life, taste and color of their products. Many, many questions came in and the moderation team of Haifa Group in Amsterdam and Israel had a tough job to reply them. Some of the questions were forwarded to the broadcasters and discussed openly during the live webinar. Even after the webinar the moderation team continued to answer all questions.

Growers and advisors who are interested in the topics of this webinar can look back the webinar at

Register for other webinars
As mentioned the webinar Optimizing Quality was the first in a four-session webinar about advanced fertilization. Topics to be covered in the next three webinars are:
1. Optimizing Growth  -   January 28st, 2015
Optimizing growth by anion supply
2. Optimizing Color & Appearance by micro nutrients  -  March 4th, 2015
Optimizing color and appearance by micro nutrients
3. Optimizing Nutrition and Climate   -  April 15th, 2015
Optimizing climate in relation to nutrition (vice versa) with special attention to pH and EC

When you are interested to participate these webinars, you can register at: Targeting growers, advisors and horticulture professionals, the webinars are free of charge. All webinars starts at 08.00 pm (GMT+1).

About Haifa Group
Haifa Group is an Israeli based mul¬tinational corporation and a global leading supplier of potassium ni¬trate for agriculture and industry, specialty plant nutrients and food phosphates. The Group is renowned for its pioneering spirit and innovative solutions for five decades. The webinars perfectly fit in Haifa’s core values of Pioneering and Sharing Knowledge.

About Wageningen University
Focused in life and agricultural sciences, Wageningen University and Research Centre is a leading Dutch university in Wageningen, Netherlands. The university trains specialists (BSc, MSc and PhD) in life sciences. In the field of agricultural science, the university is considered world-class.

Other articles

Meet Haifa at European fairs
Taking cultivation of soft fruit to a higher level
MyMultifeed fertilization system: ease of work, peace of mind
MyHaifa Micro Mix: customized micronutrients
Haifa SOP Bio: water-soluble potassium for conventional and organic cultivation
Haifa CAL® Prime also available in 25 kg
Haifa CAL® Prime: innovative calcium nitrate
Watch all our webinars about advanced fertilization on our YouTube channel
Deficiency or toxicity of micronutrients? First study the pH, then the chelates