Cooperation with Medjoul date farmers launched

Cooperation with Medjoul date farmers launched

The harvest has just finished, but together with our partner organization Smart Farm Sensing we are already preparing our support for the next year of Medjoul date growing. Since November this year, our pilot activities to support the Medjoul date sector in Jordan...
Sand Rose Dates wins Khalifa Award for Best Medjoul in Jordan

Sand Rose Dates wins Khalifa Award for Best Medjoul in Jordan

Last Thursday 17th October one of our valued partner farmers, Sand Rose Dates, was awarded the esteemed Khalifa International Award for Date Palm and Agricultural Innovation. The ceremony took place during the 2nd International Dates Festival in Amman. This important...
Status report: SME Vegetable Farming in Jordan

Status report: SME Vegetable Farming in Jordan

The objective of this report is to provide a unique and detailed overview of data and offering deep insight into Jordan’s SME horticulture sector and farmer operations. In order to create a rich picture of the context in which the project operates, findings from the...
Abu Abdouh

Abu Abdouh

Abu Abdouh is a committed Syrian farmer who loves to learn new things. He and his family fled Syria during the start of the conflict and restarted their farming business in Jordan in 2011. He has since then developed the farming business in the Northern Highlands and...

Our Partners

Advance Consulting

Advance Consulting is a Dutch business advisory firm for investments and projects in emerging economies. It assists companies and advises government agencies and development organisations on sustainable business development. Advance Consulting has a local office in Amman, Jordan and is the project lead in Holland Horti Support Jordan, providing technical assistance, training for partner farmers and monitoring and evaluation activities

Wageningen Plant Research

Wageningen Plant Research (WPR) combines knowledge and expertise in all fields of plant sciences. With this, WPR offers new perspectives for sustainable agriculture to clients and partners from industry and governments to research institutes and universities. In this project, WPR provides support on data analysis, crop guidelines and agronomic best practices.

Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands

The Embassy of the Netherlands is the main partner in Jordan. They are the linking pin between the different Dutch programmes on agriculture, water and education in Jordan and ensure close cooperation between activities.

RVO

The Netherlands Enterprise Agency improves opportunities for entrepreneurs, strengthens their position and helps them realise their international ambitions. RVO is the financing partner of the Holland Horti Support Jordan pilot project.

Smart Farm Sensing

Smart Farm Sensing B.V. (SFS) is a Netherlands based agritech consulting company. It provides advisory services for our Medjoul date pilot activities in Jordan Valley, focusing on irrigation, fertilization, crop protection and farm operations. SFS makes use of intelligent sensor data and geospatial information to combat the Red Palm Weevil.