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Technical

Horticultural techniques, plant pests & diseases, equipment & machinery, energy management, horticultural research findings and other technical information

Market reports

Market report - Glasshouse structures

Market report - Glasshouse structures

18 April 2014

Investment is a priority for improving growing conditions and boosting energy efficiency, says Sally Drury.

 
 
Turfgrass seed and turf

Turfgrass seed and turf

29 March 2014

What new developments are currently on offer from turfgrass breeders? Sally Drury investigates

 
 
Market report - Turf fertilisers

Market report - Turf fertilisers

13 March 2014

How can the latest products help turf managers following unprecedented rainfall? Sally Drury finds out.

 
 

Equipment & Materials

Buyers Guide: Glasshouse Structures

Buyers Guide: Glasshouse Structures

18 April 2014

Up-to-date information on glasshouse products and suppliers.

 
 
Review: Glasshouse Structures

Review: Glasshouse Structures

18 April 2014

How does the alpine house benefit RHS Garden Harlow Carr? Sally Drury finds out.

 
 
Fresh produce packaging - Waste reduction

Fresh produce packaging - Waste reduction

10 April 2014

Retailers' response to food-waste concerns is driving packaging manufacturers to find innovative solutions, Gavin McEwan reports.

 
 
How to buy - Hedge trimmers

How to buy - Hedge trimmers

04 April 2014

Battery models dominate new introductions but petrol options are also being updated, says Sally Drury.

 
 

Latest Machinery Tests

Viking MB 4 RTP

Viking MB 4 RTP

Look out, the Vikings are coming. Stihl calls this latest model a "mulching expert", and we can see why. This is an efficient performer that gives a nice clean cut, with the finely mulched grass clippings evenly deposited even when conditions are les...

 
 
 


Additional Information


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In This Issue

Horticulture Week - 18 April 2014

NEWS: Garden centres look forward to late Easter sales bonanza

SARGENT'S SOLUTIONS: Why the Customer Rights Bill should be seen as an opportunity rather than a threat

MARKET REPORT: Glasshouses

LANDSCAPE ANALYSIS: Government prospectus offers potential boost across disciplines

EDIBLES: Helping cut food waste - latest packaging addresses concerns over waste issues

PLANT FOCUS: Polygonatum