Himalayan Garden Co Ripon, North Yorkshire
National Trust Basingstoke, Hampshire
Arabella Lennox-Boyd Gresgarth Hall, Caton, Lancaster, LA2 9NB
University of Warwick Coventry, West Midlands
Having the correct kit will help you get the job done quickly and to the desired standard, says Sally Drury.
Young, newly-planted trees need all the support and protection they can get, writes Sally Drury.
The size of the planting stock will determine which support system to use, Sally Drury advises.
How does the 3045R shape up on performance, productivity and comfort criteria? Sally Drury finds out.
Consultation on the trailblazers programme has seen broad acceptance of the new apprenticeship scheme from the horticulture industry, Jack Shamash writes.
Careers in the amenity horticulture sector offer numerous options for enthusiastic people who are keen to learn new skills, says Jez Abbott.
Quality equipment is vital for maintaining sports pitches facing ever greater demand, says Sally Drury.
Make sure that your employer understands your position when accepting a highly responsible post for which you are due training, says Alan Sargent.
Two of the hottest trends in urban horticulture feature in this issue - firstly the proliferation of roof gardens across the capital, and second, the introduction of sustainable closed-crop growing systems.
With housebuilding running at about half that required to meet the housing shortage, it is no surprise to see politicians of every hue embrace the garden city concept in the hope it can kick-start larger-scale development with a green vision that will counter local fears of characterless urban sprawl.
Sustainability is a vitally important concept but it has been bandied about for so long that it is now clichéd.
is looking for expressions of interest for the development of a cemetery extension.
Closing date: 7th July 2015
- Hampton Court Palace, London
- G's Fresh, Barway Road, Barway, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB7 5TZ.
- Yorkshire Arboretum, Castle Howard