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Ornamental plant production nurseries, including hardy nursery stock, protected crops, cut flowers and bulbs.
After "several years of decline", the category has seen growth in 2016 and 2017.
CIOPORA, the International Association of Breeders of Asexually Reproduced Ornamental and Fruit Varieties, is working with the UK government and EU bodies to ensure a smooth Brexit transition for the horticulture plant breeding industry.
The House of Lords Economic Affairs Committee has published its report on Brexit and the Labour Market.
The first Hort Science Live event, organised by ICL, heard from technical managers about pest and disease control and plant nutrition.
The HTA has welcomed a comment by Defra secretary of state Michael Gove on neonicotinoids.
Read about the achievements of the 2017 UK Grower Awards winners
Gardener - RHS level 3 diploma or similar
Stefano Marinaz Landscape Architecture London (Central), London (Greater)
Daylesford Estate Cotswolds
Nursery Grower Seasonal Bedding Plants
Wholesale Nursery Growing Supervisor
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British growers say they are in a good place for 2017 thanks to exchange rates and prices remaining steady.
Gardening Express has become the latest online operator to buy a bricks-and-mortar garden centre, showing how multi-channel selling is developing fast.
Fruit tree grower Blackmoor Nurseries in Hampshire is halving production to concentrate on an online-only market.
British flowering houseplants are on the rise thanks to exchange rates, with specialist supplier Dibleys Nurseries showing best practice in the field.
With a scheme promoting responsible sourcing nearing completion, growers need to take a fresh look at what they are using, says Sally Drury
Taking advantage of the latest available sizes, shapes and formats could help you boost production as well as sales, Sally Drury suggests.
Manufacturers are developing new ways for growers to manage crop inputs while reducing reliance on pesticides, Sally Drury reports.
Fluffy flowers and bipinnate foliage make these rarely seen shrubs and small trees highly prized, says Miranda Kimberley.
These perennials offer fantastic foliage and beautiful sprays of flowers in the springtime, writes Miranda Kimberley.
These shrubs have stunning pea-like flowers, good scent and an undeserved reputation, Miranda Kimberley explains.
These true bulbs can lend height to a border and bring drama to a spring garden, Miranda Kimberley finds.
Inspiration and insight from travels around the horticultural world