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  • Vick family

New harvest of sweet potatoes almost at Bud Holland

30 September 2021|

At our friends at Vick Family Farms in America, the sweet potato harvest is in full swing! After the harvest, the sweet potatoes are placed in large bins in the cold store. They are then thoroughly rinsed, sorted to size, packed and sent to Bud Holland by container ship. We expect the first sweet potatoes of this season in Bud Holland's warehouse around week 46.

  • Wanja-micro-radijs

New in our range: micro and rainbow radish!

23 August 2021|

"A few weeks ago we have expanded our range with rainbow radish and micro radish." says Wanja Engbergen. "These colorful radishes can really brighten up the plate and shelf and are very tasty. The radishes are sown and harvested by experienced people at our grower. Then the radishes are bunched by hand so that we can be sure that the quality is perfect and the radish arrives undamaged at our customers."

  • Kiwano

New Zealand kiwano’s arrived

27 May 2021|

This week, kiwano's from New Zealand have arrived at the Bud Holland warehouse. It does not happen very often anymore that this exotic is flown in, because in general kiwanos are brought in from more nearby countries.

  • Jeroen

From tomatoes to exotics

28 January 2021|

The question what exactly happened to those tomatoes from the Westland greenhouses that Jeroen Arkesteijn picked during his secondary school years, prompted him to choose a business administration study and to further delve into logistics,fruit and vegetables.

  • Figs

“Black fig is on the rise in South America”

28 January 2021|

In mid-October, the first black figs came back on the market from Peru. They are gradually replacing Turkish Bursa figs in the European market as that season comes to an end. This ensures a limited supply of figs until mid-November. After that, Brazil will also come back on the scene.

  • Wasabi

Fresh Wasabi

28 January 2021|

Chilipepers zijn de hoeksteen van de Peruaanse keuken. Chef-koks gebruiken ze niet alleen om pit aan een gerecht te geven, maar ook om die typisch Peruaanse smaak te benadrukken. Peru heeft meer dan 300 verschillende soorten chilipepers.

  • Figs

Peruvian black figs conquer Europe

28 January 2021|

The Brazilian and Peruvian fig seasons began in early November, which was later than last year. “We had already been at it for a month at this time last year. Now we have just started”, says Edwin Janssen of Bud Holland.

  • Fruit-Logistica-koken

A review on the Fruit Logistica

28 January 2021|

3,077 exhibitors. 75,000 visitors. Airplanes, cars and busses full of enthusiastic fruit and vegetables and visitors from all over the world visit the Messe Berlin every year to provide themselves with an inspiration overdose, new contacts or to provide others with new ideas.

  • Peru Special

Peru Specialties

28 January 2021|

Chili peppers are the cornerstone of Peruvian cuisine. Chefs do not only use chilli peppers to give heat to a dish, but also to accentuate that typical Peruvian taste. Peru has more than 300 different types of chili peppers. They are commonly used in ceviche and they’re also great for salsas, chili and other fish dishes. We made a selection of the best and most tasteful!

  • Groene kokos

Ever wondered what a coconut farm looks like?

28 January 2021|

Swaying coconut palms as far as the eye can see, stacks of shiny green coconuts and bins full of coconut 'houses'. In Thailand, green, young coconuts are stripped of their green bark to create a little white coconut "house". How does it work? We'll show you in this video!

  • sweet potato fries

Crispy sweet potato fries

11 May 2018|

Everyone who has ever made sweet potato fries, knows how hard it is to make them cripsy. Mushy sweet potato fries make us sad. Luckily, our sweet potato supplier in the USA knows the answer and is willing to share it with us! 🙂


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