VanDrie Group congratulates Van Der Avoird Trayplant
Peter van der Avoird of Van Der Avoid Trayplant, breeder of stock material for strawberries and raspberries in Bavel (the Netherlands), was elected 2018 Agricultural Entrepreneur of the Year last Thursday, 29 March. The VanDrie Group is a partner of the event.
Peter van der Avoird has developed a thriving business in stock material over the past 15 years and is now one of the market leaders in Europe. Van der Avoird Trayplant employs innovative and effective methods of working, such as actively involving its employees and the local environment in the production process.
“We can be proud of entrepreneurs such as Peter van der Avoird. Van Der Avoird Trayplant exemplifies the true strength of the Dutch agriculture and food sector, which lies in pioneering, innovating and collaborating. Peter is the deserved winner of the 2018 Agricultural Entrepreneur of the Year Award,” said Henny Swinkels (Director Corporate Affairs of the VanDrie Group).