The circular nutrient economy in practice

10 oktober 2018, 09:30 - 17:00. Wageningen

The circular nutrient economy in practice

10 oktober 2018 09:30 - 17:00

A new generation of chemical fertilizers manufactured from waste streams rapidly makes its way into Dutch agriculture, thus enabling our farmers to add high sustainability to their enviably high productivity in a fast and most effective way. Come and learn about economics, precision agro technological, biological, ecological and legal aspects.

Morning program (in English)

Morning session: success stories in nutrient recycling and efficiency.

10.00- 10.15 Welcome - by Wageningen University  

10.15-11.00 Success stories in Nutrient Recycling - by Nutrient Platform

  • 3 pitches: Sulphate of Amonia (Groot Zevert, Green Phosphate (DLV Advies) and Crystal Green (Waterschap Vallei & Veluwe)

11.00-11.30 Needed increases in nitrogen use efficiencies to meet both crop production and environmental goals in European Agriculture - Prof Dr. Wim de Vries, Environmental Research (Alterra) and Environmental Systems Analysis Group, WUR

11.30-11.45 Break - Poster & Banner session

11.45- 12.00 The Achterhoek Fertilizer Free project - Kees Kroes, LTO   Noord Projecten

12.00-12:30 Lowering the CO2 Footprint of potatoes, the impact of circular fertilizers – by P. Hermus, farmer and active member of ZLTO, Dutch Farmers Union    

12.30 Lunchbreak (excl. lunch)

Afternoon program (in Dutch)

The topic of the afternoon will be Nitrogen from air scrubbers (Dutch speaking).

13.30 -14.15 Opening ‘De noodzaak van kunstmestsubstitutie’ - Hans Huijbers, Bestuur LTO, portefeuillehouder Duurzaamheid

14.15-14.45 Terugwinnen van stikstof uit mest en afvalwater - Wilbert Menkveld, Nijhuis Industries

14.45-15.15 Het  Jumpstart project - Harm Wientjes, DLV Advies

15.15-15.45 "Spuiloog: Meststof met meerwaarde  voor boer en samenleving" toelichting op Actieplan Spuiloog 2018 - H. Bartlema , Netwerk Smart Fertilization

15.45- 16:15 Overheidsbeleid rondom stikstofstrippers, doelen en controle in praktijk - R. Hendriks, Omgevingsdienst Brabant Noord

16:15-17.00 Discussie en netwerk borrel


E-mail: [email protected]

Name, and participation in morning and/or afternoon

* Please note that there is only room for 100 participants, so register quickly!

* The lunch is not included. Lunch can be purchased at the restaurants on the Wageningen Campus.


Organized by Network Smart Fertilization in cooperation with the three Study Associations: Actief Slip, Mercurius en Heeren XII, WUR, and Nutrient Platform.

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