Saving water in our coir production process

A lot of water is used within the coir production process to ensure safe use and top quality. In this article we focus on the actions we've taken to lower water usage and increase sustainability.

Why our coir is the safest coir

Coir, a raw material coming from coconuts is often part of BVB Substrates growing media. Let’s have a look at the way our coir is prepared for use and the benefits of Kekkilä-BVB’s way of doing things has.

Why coir is used in growing media

Coir is one of the commonly used components of our growing media. In this article we have a look at what this material exactly is, where it comes from and why it is used for growing.

Interview blueberry farmer – Berry Blue

Our customers mean a lot to us. We love to be able to support growers in new adventures and help them optimize their production. Our Sales Advisors come from a background in growing themselves and know what's it like to face the challenges our growers face. We know growing comes with a lot of challenges and that's why we love to share the stories of as many growers as we can. In this article we focus on a beautiful blueberry farm in Serbia!

Methods for growing strawberries in growing media

Do you want to start growing strawberries in growing media? Or are you just looking for ways to improve your current methods? Make sure to check out this article about strawberry containers and watering methods.

Conditions for successful strawberry cultivation

If you wound up on this page, we assume that you consider switching to growing strawberries in growing media, or are interested in the most important aspects around it. This article provides you with an overview of the most important conditions for strawberry cultivation.

Interview Berry farmer – van Gennip

Thwan van Gennip produces strawberries and raspberries and propagates strawberries, raspberries, blackberries and asparagus plants. Quality is key. He ensures quality by using a network of reliable and professional consultants and suppliers. BVB Substrates is one of those. In this article Thwan van Gennip talks about his goals as a berry farmer.

Growing strawberries in growing media: 6 advantages

In this article, we will tell you a little more about growing strawberries in growing media. We will talk about the common methods of growing strawberries in the Netherlands and the reasons behind the success of this type of cultivation.