Wageningen University & Research (WUR), Field crops

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About The Venue

The Field Crops Business Unit is a division of the Wageningen University & Research (WUR). The primary location is in Lelystad, in the Netherlands. The division also has several test locations scattered throughout the country. One of the experimental locations includes Westmaas. The Field Crops focuses on the development of innovations in several vital agricultural aspects. These include arable farming and fruit growing. The division furthermore is researching means of improving nursery stock and green spaces. Each of the changes researched and developed is intent to be used at a national and international level. Innovations are accomplished by gathering data through extensive laboratory and field tests. Said field experiments are conducted on the test grounds such as the ones found in Lelystad. The location in Lelystad is often used as the hosting place for many business events. Such include for instance the PotatoEurope International Event, which is hosted every year.

The Field Crops business unit maintains long-standing business relationships with several important partners. One such partner is ACRRES, the Dutch national centre for applied research on renewable energy and green resources. Through such partnerships, the division helps to further research by sharing information. The business unit's main location in Lelystad is accessible by car from Amsterdam airport. On a similar note, the venue can be reached by car in less than an hour from Amsterdam's central bus and train station.

How to get to Wageningen University & Research (WUR), Field crops
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Amsterdam Centraal – Not Advisable

Amsterdam Airport – Not Advisable

By Car

Amsterdam Centraal – Via A6, 49 mins

Amsterdam Airport – Via A6, 52 mins

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Amsterdam Airport – Not Advisable

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