The facility gardening and plant factory exhibition 2018 (GPEC) was officially launched on July 11 and was extended for 3 days. The exhibition hall is located in the East E1-E2 exhibition hall of the Tokyo International Exhibition Center.
Organized by the Japan Facility Horticultural Association, GPEC is Japan's only professional trade fair for greenhouse gardening and plant factory technology. It is held every two years, and each session is held in July. This year is the fifth. Since its inception, the name "GPEC" has been known to most industry stakeholders.
GPEC exhibit categories include: solar plant plants, fully artificial plant plants, facilities, equipment and materials related to greenhouse horticulture and plant plants (eg seedlings / nursery systems / breeding materials / pollinators, agricultural information and communication) Technology, environmental controllers / various sensors / measurement systems, fertilizer / agrochemical raw materials / natural enemy insect materials / IPM), as well as distribution, processing, sales, leasing / financing / producer support.
The SmartAgri NEWS4 exhibition was also held during the same period. There will be product demonstrations in precision agriculture.