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Seabrook On... Garden centre inspectors

Seabrook On... Garden centre inspectors

No apology for writing in praise once again of the Monday programme at the Garden Centre Association (GCA) conference, even if the return taxi fare from Edinburgh Airport to St Andrews did cost me £250.

Government has grasped new places need infrastructure and high environmental quality - but the location is wrong

Government has grasped new places need infrastructure and high environmental quality - but the location is wrong

New green villages and towns do not resolve housing need, they neglect towns and are a poor use of valuable countryside.

From The Editor - Prospects for the year ahead

From The Editor - Prospects for the year ahead

Making predictions about the future is a risky business in the best of times. Throw in a year when the UK is set to begin the formal process of leaving the EU and all bets are off. Despite this, the HW team has prepared our biggest-ever preview of the year ahead.

Barrell on...The shocking state of trees suffering in new developments

Barrell on...The shocking state of trees suffering in new developments

Drive anywhere in the UK and you will find tree planting on new developments in a dreadful state.

Geoff Dixon: Diminished research on soils threatens climate ambitions

Geoff Dixon: Diminished research on soils threatens climate ambitions

The Paris climate change accord requires that governments reduce emissions by 50 per cent before 2050. Soils store CO2 as organic matter. They now have political importance and organic matter content must increase by 0.4 per cent a year.

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