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UK Grower Awards 2016

Call for submissions as UK Grower Awards 2016 launches

Call for submissions as UK Grower Awards 2016 launches

Entries are being invited for the prestigious UK Grower Awards which have officially launched for 2016.

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Four Oaks Trade Show 2015

Follow Horticulture Week's coverage of the Four Oaks Trade Show taking place on September 8-9 in Cheshire

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In Depth

Reviewed - Utility vehicle

Reviewed - Utility vehicle

Taking the broader view is key when selecting a utility vehicle for tougher challenges, writes Sally Drury.

Roscoea

Roscoea

These dramatic flowers can be used to brighten up a shady corner and provide colour right up until the end of summer, says Bethan Norris.

Pest & Disease Factsheet - Rodenticides

Pest & Disease Factsheet - Rodenticides

Responsible use in ornamental horticulture.

Products and services

Products and services

Glasshouse technology, nursery machinery, growing media, fertilisers, containers and retail products will all feature at Four Oaks, says Sally Drury.

Tim Edwards

Boningales Nursery chairman Tim Edwards on the business of ornamentals production
 

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Andrew Hewson

Writer and columnist Andrew Hewson offers his reflections on horticulture
 

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Products & Kit

Weed control

Weed control

The James Hutton Institute tells Sally Drury how it is minimising demand for weed control on its farms

Tractors

Tractors

Comfort, performance and green credentials are key demands from modern machines, says Sally Drury.

John Deere 3045R

John Deere 3045R

John AdlamJohn Adlam's Notes From The Nursery

A fortnightly roundup of jobs to do and what to watch out for to keep your crops protected.

Plant Focus

Tilia

Tilia

Limes are popular street trees that are also good for creating avenues and many species are an excellent source of nectar for honeybees, says Miranda Kimberley.

Lilium

Lilium

The lily genus offers incredible diversity with flowers of all shapes and sizes in a stunning array of colours, says Miranda Kimberley

Salix

Salix

Ranging from large weeping willows to species suitable for rock gardens, this genus offers attractive foliage, catkins and stems, says Miranda Kimberley.

Genista

Genista

These bright-yellow flowers make an excellent show in spring or summer, says Miranda Kimberley.


Latest tenders

Battle Town Council

is looking for expressions of interest for the development of a cemetery extension.

Closing date: 7th July 2015

Forthcoming Events

Tendercare Nurseries’ Networking BBQ

  • 18 Southlands Road, Denham, Middlesex UB9 4HD

Symposium: Biopesticides – Innovative technologies and strategies for pest control

  • Swansea University

International Symposium on Growing Media, Composting and Substrate Analysis 2015

  • Vienna University of Technology, Karlsplatz 13, 1010 Vienna