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Why is horticulture more developed in Netherlands than in Kenya?

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Horticulture is more developed in Netherlands than Kenya because;

  • Highly organizes marketing systems due to well developed cooperatives to market the produce, supply inputs, organize auction and advanced credit to farmers
  • Highly developed transport system in addition to its central location in Europe, makes it accessible to external markets
  • Ready market from the populuos urban areas and Europe.
  • Extensive and successful research has led to high quality crop varieties and effective pest and diseases control
  • Presence of advanced technology has enabled use of greenhouse with heating systems
  • Availability of skilled labour with a long tradition in floriculture.

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