DPD Ltd. and Tissue Culture Date Palms
An introduction will be given to this highly specialised company, which has been commercially producing date palm plants through a unique tissue culture process for over three decades. An overview will be provided of the rigorous testing and inspection processes carried out by DPD Ltd. on its plant material to ensure freedom from damaging plant pests and pathogens. The talk will outline a number of technological innovations the company is currently working on to improve resource use efficiency during greenhouse production processes. DPD Ltd. supplies high quality plant material to 35 countries and the talk will highlight some examples of such project work from across the globe.
D.P.D. LTD (Date Palm Developments)
Ham Street, Baltonsborough, Somerset, BA6 8QG, United Kingdom