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Seabrook On ... Taking care to replace our cut down trees

Seabrook On ... Taking care to replace our cut down trees

When a high-sided truck with "tree care" painted on the side pulls up in our street, my heart sinks.

Scrap Lea Valley proposals

Scrap Lea Valley proposals

When the head of planning and partnerships at the Lee Valley Regional Park Authority Stephen Wilkinson says he and the organisation he represents do not want to undermine the glasshouse industry in the Lea Valley or "close existing businesses", we must assume he is sincere.

According to Farrer...Green infrastructure benefits overlooked

According to Farrer...Green infrastructure benefits overlooked

On Thursday 15 January the Thames Tideway Tunnel (TTT) is being challenged in court as the wrong solution to meeting London's future sewer overflow from increasingly prevalent extreme rain events.

According To Dixon ... Adapting to changes in the marketplace

According To Dixon ... Adapting to changes in the marketplace

Supermarkets sales account for more than 90 per cent of fruit and vegetable retail purchases.

Barrell On ... Trees: more trouble than they're worth?

Barrell On ... Trees: more trouble than they're worth?

Trees damage services, take up too much space and cost too much money; three historic myths that are real barriers to modern urban greening. Of course, the evidence does not support these misconceptions, but they still remain commonly quoted reasons not to plant new trees.

A year of change has begun

A year of change has begun

Welcome to the first edition of Horticulture Week for 2015 which takes a look at what's in store for horticulture this year in our special five-page preview.

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