News & Analysis
The latest news across the UK horticulture industry including garden retail, plant production, edibles production, landscaping, parks, sports turf and arboriculture.
The loss of Russian markets to the Dutch agri-food sector has been put at €200m (£160m), but could be considerably higher, the country's official statistics body has said.
The Gardening Industry Marketing Board (GIMB) is promoting the 'Love the Plot You've Got' campaign at Glee in a bid to tap into the 30 - 45s gardening market.
ISS Facilities Landscaping has joined forces with British Army and Navy soldiers to design and create a planting scheme for a forces' memorial garden.
The Society of Garden Designers is going urban for its next conference and examining The New York High Line, the London Garden Bridge and water sensitive urban design.
- Riga, Radisson Blue Hotel Latvija
- International Trade Centre Boskoop-Hazerswoude, Netherlands
I'm often asked by growers whether I think there is a skills shortage in the industry, by which I mean commercial horticulture in general and the ornamentals sector in particular. My answer is always yes.
For as long as I can remember, we nurserymen have lauded the environmental benefits of our trade as a panacea to the world's problems.
It has been hard to avoid the much-debated news of prime minister David Cameron's reshuffle, with many looking to interpret the changes in every speculative detail.