Big changers week on week as of 12 January 2015
|Salad cress, each||24||Morrisons|
|Apples, Cox, kg||195||M&S|
Retail prices from the major supermarkets are collected by Market Intelligence Services and updated every Tuesday.
Average most usual as of W/E 16 January 2015.
|Turnip, all varieties||84|
*National average wholesale and median prices charged in England.
Data supplied by Defra. www.defra.gov.uk
English Heritage Audley End, Myddelton House, Cliveden, Nymans, Wrest Park.
Quality Controllers - Temporary - Q042
Horticruitment North London/Hertfordshire
National Trust The Weir, Swainshill, Hereford
National Trust Chartwell, Westerham, Kent TN16 1PS
Horticultural Assistant - E089
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It is important to determine nutrient levels in growing media during early spring to help identify fertiliser requirements for crops sold early in the season and avoid deficiency or toxicity problems prior to despatch.
As more permanent structures gain acceptance, growers are utilising new developments from air treatment to automation, Gavin McEwan reports.
Windbreaks have an important part to play in horticulture by providing shelter from the ill effects of wind on plants, soil, buildings and people.
With the four-year SCEPTRE research project now nearly complete, Gavin McEwan looks at where its findings will bear fruit for growers.
Disease profile for field vegetable growers, by Professor Geoffrey Dixon.
The reality check that is cash flow planning will ensure your business stays afloat, says Neville Stein.
International seed breeders opened the gates at their trial grounds in North Holland to show growers their newest varieties, Gavin McEwan reports.
Being involved in field-level research can improve growers' skills as well as increasing understanding of particular issues, Soil Association head of horticulture Ben Raskin told the Rijk Zwaan UK organic open day.
The trials marked the first opportunity for new specialist breeder Westland Seeds to show its sweet pepper range.
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