Workshop on modified atmosphere packaging for ornamental plant producers by Pack4Food

(17-12-2019) Stakeholders of ornamental plant production industry attended a Pack4Food workshop on modified atmosphere packaging

On Monday 16 December, several stakeholders of the ornamental plant production industry attended a Pack4Food workshop.  During the workshop, Peter Ragaert and An Vermeulen explained how modified atmosphere packaging can help reducing losses and improve sustainability in the ornamental plant production industry. This workshop was organized in context of the Atmo-Flor project, which is focusing on improving transport and preservation of ornamentals throughout the production chain. The workshop was hosted by the PCS (research center for ornamental plants) and by Ghent University.