Vitroplant Italia srl Società Agricola is an agricultural company that belongs to the OROGEL Agroindustrial Group. It specialises in nursery and “in vitro” multiplication, all nursery activities start with material that is micropropagated “in vitro”.
The company has attained a leading position in the fruit farming industry by setting up production initiatives in both the nursery sector and fruit production in alternative geographical areas, the most important being North Africa, with the creation of the company Vitroplant Tunisia s.a. in Tunisia and Vitroplant Anatolia in Turkey.
The “in vitro” multiplication technique (micropropagation) was developed at Vitroplant as a result of experimentation and research, and has proved to be crucial in modern nursery methods.
Vitroplant obtained and market self-rooted kiwifruit, pear, grape, peach, apricot and micropropagated certified Virus-Free rootstocks.
Vitroplant has obtained and is currently working to diffuse self-rooted kiwi fruit, pear, peach, apricot, table grape.
As a result of research study into genetic enhancement the company has obtained and diffused certain varieties of table grapes, kiwifruit selections such as “Hayward K”, the impollinator “P1” and the only clonale rootstock “D1 Vitroplant”, artichokes including “Romanesco C3A Plus”, the Super “Apollo®”, “Exploter®” and “Life®”.
Vitroplant is working in new selection of chinensis, A. deliciosa e A. arguta, table grape, artichoke too and is working to improve new techniques for rooting walnut, olive, almond and chestnut. The Research and Development department has in fact enabled the company to establish itself, paving the way for continuous growth and constant adaptation to market demands.