This year's Saltex will be looking to build on the success of last year by packing in a multitude of exhibitors and sessions over the two days, Sally Drury reports.
Handheld battery powered machines are growing in popularity with users keen to demonstrate their green credentials, Sally Drury finds.
Those in charge of grounds, estates and sports facilities have a vast range of kit available to cope with the worst that winter can throw at them, Sally Drury reports.
Testers from three different disciplines assess the merits of two models with contrasting specifications at Bridgwater College.
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Foliar feeds are a fast and effective way to get nutrients into plants, Sally Drury explains
Protecting your crops with the most up-to-date structures can help you to secure the best prices, Sally Drury explains.
Handheld, walk-behind, ride-on, mounted and trailed machines with different power options are available for all jobs across a range of sites, Sally Drury explains.
Using the right equipment is essential to ensure that grass roots get the air, water and nutrients they need to thrive, Sally Drury explains.
Brassicas, squashes, salads, roots and alliums were all on show as growers, advisers, agents and buyers visited the main seed breeders' sites, Gavin McEwan reports.
Superior propagation products can justify extra expenditure by providing precise cell fill, optimum root development and healthy plugs, writes Sally Drury.
Successful relocations can see even big trees flourish while costing less than buying new stock, says Sally Drury.
Bigger plants are in demand as housebuilding leads to swelling order books at nurseries that can deliver quality, Jez Abbott reports.
Specific fabrics are produced for each sector of horticulture but quality is the key factor across the board when it comes to choosing a product.
A plethora of new products and services were launched at GreenTech offering further innovation in protected horticulture, Gavin McEwan reports.
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