The collapse of the flower business. The epidemic in the Netherlands destroys millions of flowers every day | TELNEWS

The collapse of the flower business. The epidemic in the Netherlands destroys millions of flowers every day

Which of us did not buy the most beautiful Dutch roses, chrysanthemums? Do you often buy flowers to please your beloved women?

The flower market has been so rich in recent years that there have never been problems with the choice of flowers.

Today, in connection with events in the world, flower sales have fallen to zero. No one else buys flowers.

The famous Royal Keukenhof Flower Park received millions of visitors annually. Many came here to make beautiful photos on the background of flower fields. Today the park is quarantined.

Парк Кекенхоф Нидерланды (Голландия).

Keukenhof Park Netherlands (Holland).

According to some estimates, the crisis will affect 80% of flower producers, and none of them was ready for such a turn of events. And note, the main crisis occurred in the spring, it is time for tulips to bloom. Tulips, along with windmills, are the national symbol of the Netherlands.

Парк Кекенхоф Нидерланды (Голландия).

Keukenhof Park Netherlands (Holland).

According to an employee of the auction flower house, for more than a century the history of the Dutch auction industry for the first time was in such a crisis.

Demand fell to a minimum, and sellers are forced to throw out flowers. Fresh roses, chrysanthemums, tulips are dumped by the millions every day.

Яндексу. Картинки. Открытые источники.

The Royal Bulb Producers Association calls on citizens to support growers and buy flowers, not toilet paper.

Currently, quarantine has been declared throughout the country and mass events and meetings of more than 3 people are prohibited until June 1.

Residents of Germany say that every Friday in the center of their city there was a fair where they could buy farm products: cheeses, sausages, meat, poultry, eggs, fish, vegetables and fruits. And there was also a huge selection of flowers - from bouquets to potted flowers.

Ordinary Friday gave our small and calm town a kind of holiday. There was bustle all day in the center of the city, everyone was in a hurry to the fair and no one left without flowers.

Toward evening, flowers could be bought quite cheaply 3 bouquets of roses (30 pieces) for 5 €. In the afternoon they cost a little more.

Ярмарка в Германии.

Fair in Germany.

Today, all this is not. And so it becomes sad, from this whole situation.

But you just need to survive it.

 

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