News & Analysis
The latest news across the UK horticulture industry including garden retail, plant production, edibles production, landscaping, parks, sports turf and arboriculture.
Growth in online sales of gardening products have outpaced the overall garden products market by some distance in recent years.
A Kent MP has called on the Government to trial a new seasonal workers permit scheme to meet growers' labour needs in the wake of the Brexit vote.
Parliamentary debate hears horticulture will need 95,000 seasonal workers in 2019.
There is "no silver bullet" to the parks funding crisis, despite optimism in the work going on to develop trusts and other innovative funding models, MPs heard at the parks inquiry's third evidence session on 21 November.
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Regional Operation Manager
Greenbelt Group Ltd South Midlands
Gardening Team Leader
Garden Transformation North London
Guildford College Guildford, Surrey
Commercial Horticulture Supervisor
Reaseheath College Nantwich, Cheshire
Work Based Tutor in Sportsturf/Horticulture, Hampshire/South area
Myerscough College Hampshire, South West area
It was the Horticulture Week team's privilege on 2 December to join a record gathering of 964 landscape professionals celebrating the outstanding winners of the 40th BALI National Landscape Awards, run in association with Horticulture Week and head sponsor Green-tech.
The Government will always look on "horticulture" as a sector within "agriculture" and, when the trade effectively gets its message across, the Government recognises "nursery stock" as a non-edible subset of horticulture.