Paul Van Breda,VBS Irrigation founder and EIA founder member passed away

Paul Van Breda, VBS Irrigation founder passed away on October 13, 2023, his family announced.

Passionate about irrigation, he founded and managed VBS irrigation (Belgique) for 32 years. He sold his company in 2021 and continued to work as a consultant through his company Irri-spec.

A certified irrigation auditor and irrigation designer, he was a founding Member of the European Irrigation Association and has played an active role in the association's activities since it was founded 27 years ago with great passion and dedication, particularly in the training field.

He was also lecturer at PCLT Roeselare and member of the Ternesse Golf & Country Club.