Ridder North America Relocates to State-of-the-Art Facility in Solon, Ohio
9 October 2023
Ridder is thrilled to announce the relocation of its North American headquarters to a state-of-the-art facility in Solon, Ohio. This...
Ridder North America Enhances Service Department to Elevate Customer Experience
22 August 2023
Under the new organizational structure, Corey Jubenville has embraced the role of North American Service Manager.
GRoW Harvesting Robot picking tomatoes at Axia Vegetable Seeds
7 June 2023
The GRoW Harvesting Robot, a collaborative effort by Ridder and MetoMotion, is picking XR ToBRFV-resistant tomatoes in Axia Vegetable Seeds'...
Ridder Receives 2023 Controlled Environment Agriculture Center Mission Award
20 March 2023
Ridder has been selected as one of the recipients of the 2023 Controlled Environment Agriculture Center (CEAC) Mission Award. The...
RedStar expands harvesting team with GRoW harvesting robots
9 March 2023
Ridder's robotics partner MetoMotion has signed on a multi-year agreement with Dutch tomato grower RedStar for the purchase of multiple...
Ridder serves growing Canadian greenhouse industry from new Leamington office
14 September 2022
The thriving greenhouse industry in Southwestern Ontario is accompanied by challenges of changing legislations, water availability, labor shortages and corporate...
Tomato harvesting robot GRoW wins GreenTech Robot Challenge
21 June 2022
The professional jury of GreenTech has named the GRoW tomato harvesting robot by Ridder and MetoMotion as the winner of...
Can UV treatment be used as a control against ToBRFV?
30 November 2021
The Tomato Brown Rugose Fruit Virus (ToBRFV) is keeping greenhouse horticulture under its spell. ToBRFV is a highly contagious virus that can be found on tomatoes, peppers and chili peppers and can cause a lot of economic damage to greenhouse companies.
More focus on greenhouse water management is needed worldwide
1 December 2021
There’s a lot going on in horticulture in the field of sustainable water management. But despite the many innovations of...
Five international teams to farm the lettuce of the future in 3rd Autonomous Greenhouse Challenge
12 November 2021
On Friday 5 November, after a 24-hour hackathon, in which 17 international teams took part, the five winning teams for...