+ Site Statistics
+ Search Articles
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
EurekaMag Most Shared ContentMost Shared
EurekaMag PDF Full Text ContentPDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full TextRequest PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter
Follow on Google+Follow on Google+
Follow on LinkedInFollow on LinkedIn

+ Translate

Control of production and price in Dutch flower bulb growing

, : Control of production and price in Dutch flower bulb growing. Acta Horticulturae (77): 245-253

In the Netherlands the possibility of intervention for saleable tulip, hyacinth and daffodil bulbs has existed for some time. In view of the highly price-inelastic demand for bulbs in general, joint intervention schemes for all producerstend to increase turnover. In a market with overproduction, due to seasonal influence or structural surplus, the price level is kept more or less normal.

Accession: 000326701

Submit PDF Full Text: Here

Submit PDF Full Text

No spam - Every submission is manually reviewed

Due to poor quality, we do not accept files from Researchgate

Submitted PDF Full Texts will always be free for everyone
(We only charge for PDFs that we need to acquire)

Select a PDF file:

Related references

Sangers, W.J., E.Al., 1965: Dutch flower bulb growing. This survey consists of the following 5 articles: Total export of bulbs to three countries and its dependence on their spending capacity, by W. J. Sangers (referring to Western Germany, the U.K. and Sweden); Changes in the structure of the bulb in...

Haan, Wg-De, 1980: Structural developments in Dutch flower bulb-growing from 1970. Acta Horticulturae: (109) 311-317

Jansma, J.E.; Snoek, B.J.; Wondergem, M., 2002: Sustainable flower bulb production: prototyping integrated flower bulb production systems on sandy soils in The Netherlands. Flower bulb production in Netherlands is economically successful. However, production methods rely heavily on external inputs, causing contamination of surface and groundwater. The use of pesticides has been estimated at 100 kg active ingredient (...

Wahyuni, D.S.C.; van der Kooy, F.; Klinkhamer, P.G.L.; Verpoorte, R.; Leiss, K., 2013: The use of bio-guided fractionation to explore the use of leftover biomass in Dutch flower bulb production as allelochemicals against weeds. A major problem in flower bulb cultivation is weed control. Synthetic herbicides are mainly used, although they cause a range of problems, and integrated weed control through application of naturally occurring allelochemicals would be highly desir...

Kortekaas, Bmm, 1978: Production and economic structure of the flower bulb growing industry

Militiu, A.; Vierasu, E.; Iliescu, A.F., 1970: The influence of chemical fertilizers on flower quality and bulb production in tuberose growing. Five fertilizer mixtures were tested for Polianthes tuberosa and data on foliar analyses are presented. As regards flower quality, the best mixture was N: P: K = 200: 50: 70, followed by 200: 0: 40.

D.Vroomen, C.O.N., 1968: Estimation of the production costs for tulip, hyacinth and narcissus bulbs on a two-man holding in the Southern Flower-Bulb District. Price level 1967. The methods used for bulb production in the bulb-growing district between Wassenaar and the North Sea canal are described. A detailed analysis of production costs on the basis of 1967 prices was made for 61 small (2-man) holdings and the data are...

Aoki, N.; Yoshino, S., 1975: Studies on the effect of temperature during drying after harvest on the growth of flower bulbs part 2 the effect of drying temperature after harvest on the dryness of bulbs the flower production in semi forcing and retarding and the bulb production in the dutch iris cultivar national velvet. The bulbs kept at and C dried faster than those at C, but there was no obvious difference in the water content at the end of each drying process. In semi-forcing, the higher the drying temperature was, the earlier...

Yamane, M., 1970: Nitrogen nutritional studies with flower bulb crops. I. Growth, bulb yield and nutrient absorption of Dutch iris as influenced by the time of nitrogen application in sand culture. Nitrogen was added or omitted during one or more of the 4 main growth stages of sand-cultured Dutch iris cv. Wedgwood. The stages were: I, initial growth (October-November); II, retarded growth (December-January); III, renewed growth (February-Mar...

Asano, A.; Takatsu, I.; Masuo, S., 1984: Studies on double cropping of Lilium elegans. (2) Effects of the growing method in the first year on daughter bulb sprouting, cut-flower yield and flower quality. In initial studies with double cropping of L. elegans [maculatum] it was observed that many daughter bulbs, particularly those of the cv. Kiyotsubeni, did not sprout after planting but remained dormant. A night temperature lower than 14 degrees C...