Red endive: sweeter and more resilient
16 February 2018

The red endive is a cylindrical vegetable composed of a succession of overlapping and firmly grouped leaves. Its leaves are crispy and slightly sweeter than the white variety. Its size ranges between 110-170 mm and its diameter between 40-80 mm. This variety of endive, available all year round, can be consumed by anyone, as there […]

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The Adelita raspberry receives good reception at the Fruit Logistica fair in Berlin
15 February 2018

This past 7th, 8th and 9th of February in Berlin the first major event – and one of the most important – for the fruit and vegetable sector took place, the 2018 Fruit Logistica fair.  Present at the fair were 3,077 exhibitors and 76,000 visitors. As one of the leading companies in the sector, Planasa […]

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Representatives from the Regional Government of Andalusia visit the Planasa facilities in Huelva
02 February 2018

On on January 24th, Rodrigo Sánchez Haro, Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Rural Development of Andalusia; Rafael Olvera, general director of Agricultural and Livestock Production; Francisco José Romero Rico, government delegate in Huelva, and Rosa Ríos, general director of Agroalimentary Chain and Industries, visited Planasa’s facilities in Cartaya (Huelva). This visit is part of the […]

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The Planasa 0955 strawberry : high quality, resilient and high yield
29 January 2018

Its intense bright color and large size (which lasts until the end of the harvest) makes our Planasa 0955 strawberry variety a very attractive fruit. It has a pleasant scent with a nice balance between sugar and acidity. It has a conical and elongated shape, homogeneous in shape and size. Its achenes  on the surface […]

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Call for agrifood promotion programs
19 January 2018

On Friday, January 12th, the European Commission opened the call for the presentation of agrifood promotion programs in the European Union (EU) and the rest of the world by 2019. The total amount allocated will be 169 million euros. The deadline for submission will end on April 12th, 2018. The Commission will make its decision […]

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The European Parliament’s Omnibus Regulation goes into effect
15 January 2018

On January 1st, Regulation (EU) 2017/2393 of December 13, 2017 corresponding to the area of agriculture and rural development of the Omnibus Regulation of the European Parliament and Council went into effect. In the fruit and vegetable sector, the Regulation includes new measures for the prevention and management of crises within the framework of the […]

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Strawberries for King Cake
05 January 2018

The day of the Three Wise Men is approaching and with it, the traditional king cake that we all like so much. But this year we are going to offer you a delicious alternative to surprise your guests: add strawberries! As you know, strawberries are a very delicious fruit and also very beneficial to our […]

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2018 Edition of the Ministry of Agriculture’s Agricultural Insurance Guide
29 December 2017

Via the State Agricultural Insurance Entity (ENESA), Spain’s Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, Food and Environment has published the 2018 Guide to Agricultural Insurance with the aim of publicizing the current agricultural insurance system and informing producers of the possibilities available to them. This guide also includes the news from the 39th Plan, approved by […]

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Launch of the “Rossini-Candonga” sparkling wine
22 December 2017

The Canella Wine House and the Candonga Top Quality® Strawberry Consortium, both from Italy, have come together to create the “Rossini-Candonga®” aperitif, a delicious sparkling wine created from this strawberry variety. The Candonga strawberry, an exclusive variety from Planasa, is a very special strawberry with an elongated conical shape and bright red color. It has […]

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