Expert Profile


 Mr. Vijaykumar Thorat (M.Sc. Agriculture)

Prior to Freelance Floriculture Consultant, he was working as a Sr. Technical Manager (India) with KF Bioplants Pvt. Ltd., Pune, India’s premier producer and exporter of cut flower seedlings. During his 17 years tenure of service, he has provided on farm consultancy to more than 3000 cut flower growers across the India & abroad. He has visited countries viz. Mauritius, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal etc. for providing technical consultancy on cut flowers to growers. He has expertise in the cultivation of Gerbera, Carnation, Roses, Anthurium, Orchid, Gypsophila, Chrysanthemum etc.

Consultancy Services offered by him to Growers:

At The Pre-Planting Stage- Help with decision processes such as understanding the financials of the project, bank loan procedures, subsidies available from local government, etc.

At The Cultivation Stage- Assist the customer step by step, providing inputs on cultivation practices, fertigation programs, and effective plant protection measures.

Post Cultivation- Advice on harvesting management, finding and retraining new markets & reliable flower buyers in the country & abroad.

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