Water harvesting open day to look at techniques and practices

The South East England Development Agency has unveiled the line-up for a water open day to be held at Lowaters Nursery in Hampshire on 28 September.

Water champion Charles Carr will present the findings of his research into water harvesting techniques and their benefits for the horticulture industry.

The event will be chaired by National Horticulture Forum chairman Andrew Colquhoun and the speakers will include nursery stock consultant John Adlam and the Environment Agency.

Topics on the agenda include the need for rainwater harvesting and other water-saving measures and how they can achieved.

L Carr's full report can be downloaded from www.gardenbeauty.co.uk/water-project.htm. To attend, email mariaf@gardenbeauty.co.uk


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