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Geoff Dixon

Geoff Dixon

Professor Geoff Dixon is managing director of GreenGene International.

He is a consultant and author and senior research fellow at the University of Reading’s Centre for Horticulture & Landscape.


Latest Articles From This Author

According To Dixon ... Rethink needed on agroforestry decision

- Continual rain over three winter months flooded large areas, devastating lives, homes, businesses and communications.

According To Dixon ... Evolving role of garden centre still valued

- The general public like garden centres. In fact, they like them so much that many are tourist attractions, visited for rest and relaxation. The trade has evolved. Early on, plant and seed sales were usually about 30 per cent of turnover. The remainder came from dry goods and tools.

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  • HEAD GARDENER Private Estate in Vale of Evesham Dependent on experience, Worcestershire
  • Horticulturalist Gardener, Borders Grosvenor Estate Competitive salary plus benefits , Chester, Cheshire / Eccleston, Cheshire
  • Pet and Aquatics Supervisor MorePeople £16000 - £18000 per annum, Norfolk
  • Sweeper Driver The Landscape Group Paying London Living Wage (£8.80 per hour) and upwards dependent on experience), London (Greater)
  • Tractor Driver The Landscape Group Paying London Living Wage (£8.80 per hour) and upwards dependent on experience, London (Greater)


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