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Horticulture in Lam Dong province and Nha Trang, Vietnam (part 2)

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Da Lat region

As you can see in the first report below, the Vietnamese horticulture and greenhouse industries are growing very fast especially in the Da Lat highlands region:

Source: Greenhouses are densely distributed in Da Lat City, Lam Dong Province in the Central Highlands region. Clip: Tuoi Tre

There are a lot of business opportunities with the local growers and international companies already based in the country.

You will see below personal photos of my past experiences in the region between 2015 and 2019 :

Most of the horticultural landscape in the Lam Dong province is dominated by low and mid-tech greenhouses style (local manufacturer or foreign companies from Spain, France and Israel).

Larger horticultural players are investing a lot in modern wide and high poly greenhouses. Mostly 12,8m wide with double-panels or butterfly vents:

New construction end of 2019 (+2ha of flowers cultivation)

Traditionalism and modernism meet in the region:

Another example of the local style tropical “asymmetrical” greenhouse seen in the Southern part of the Da Lat region:

Nha Trang lower lands region

The Nha Trang (lowlands climate) region knew also a recent development to grow cucumbers, cherry tomato and treillis melons using hydroponic techniques:

Photo credits: personal photos taken by Corenthin (Félix) Chassouant

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Corenthin Chassouant

Agricultural engineer (MSc) working in the greenhouse and horticulture industry. My international experiences and my knowledge allow me to work with farmers and professionals across the world to advise them.

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