Vitroplant Italia srl Società Agricola is an agricultural company specialises in nursery and “in vitro” multiplication, all nursery activities start with material that is micropropagated “in vitro”. Our company consists of three production areas: micropropagation laboratory that is the heart of all the nursery activity, greenhouses where the seedlings are set and nursery for the production of grafted or self-rooted nurseries from bare root nursery, nursery rootstocks with bare root and micrografts.
- THE LAB
The laboratory area is the heart of all Vitroplant Italia’s activity, and includes: a laboratory for the preparation of the culture substrates, a steriliza-tion room with industrial autoclaves, the white cooling room, the industrial washing machine room, the laminar flow hood rooms, culture jar rooms, transplant rooms, refrigerators for the preservation of “in vitro” germplasm and the materials needed for ordinary production. The most significant data of Vitroplant laboratory are summarized as follows: 70 laminar flow cabinet seats and 9 growth rooms for a total capacity of 200.000 culture jars, an annual production of 20.000.000 plants with a potential that can be even greater.
- GREENHOUSES AREA
30.000 m2 of greenhouses with automatic environment control, of which 11.000 m2 are completely monitored, 3.500 m2 hardening shading houses. This area hosts micro plants that have been transplanted for the acclimatization phase, for the next selection and/or for the hardening. It hosts as well storage material. Our greenhouses are completely covered with net in high density polyethylene monofilament that provides a total protection against harmful insects, in accordance with the provisions of Legislative Decree 214/2005.
- ORCHARD AREA
Approx 100 hectares of open fields in a protected zone.