"We’re looking forward to this year’s season. Most of our customers had an excellent 2015 and so we are looking to build on that, with growth in various areas. No doubt it will continue to be a challenging industry with the effects of the NLW and further consolidation, but there are still plenty of opportunities out there and we are very enthusiastic about the season ahead."
Brassicas, squashes, salads, roots and alliums were all on show as growers, advisers, agents and buyers visited the main seed breeders' sites, Gavin McEwan reports.
Industry efforts to reduce peat continue as coir suppliers invest in continuous supply and growers take part in trials to assess alternatives, Gavin McEwan reports.
The post-Brexit political and regulatory landscape will be the subject of much attention from growers at this year's event.
Fruit Manager - South East
De Lacy Executive South East England
Agronomist | Fresh Produce | West Midlands
MorePeople England, West Midlands
Nursery Grower | Bedding Plants
Technical Growing Operations Nursery Manager | UK based
Nursery Grower Manager
MorePeople England, Surrey
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