News - February 1, 2015


Yvonne de Hilster

Two hundred employees of the Chinese company Stanley Fertilizer visited Wageningen UR on 20 January. They came to brush up their knowledge about fertilizer.

The Chinese delegation, made up largely of sales managers heard how the Dutch agriculture sector deals with fertilizer. From advice on fertilizer to its application. Delegation leader Jihua Zhang,

director of product strategy at Stanley Fertilizer, was very satisf‘The idea of the visit was

to open doors, and that has been successful.’

Stanley is one of the big fertilizer producers in China, with a strong focus on innovation and growth. Zhang would very much like to make use of Wageningen knowledge on two technical subjects, partly through courses for R&D staff. This will be discussed shortly.

Photo: Marcel van den Bergh