We face a great opportunity to increase the UK's production of nursery stock, but it will not be exploited without a strategic plan.
It is always a pleasure to see things done well and there were three good examples in Hertfordshire recently.
Revitalisation of our glasshouse industry is welcome. Development of Thanet Earth and now the project at Bamford, Ipswich, are factory-level growing.
The number of full-time students entering colleges for land based studies currently stands at 800, an unbelievably low number for the whole of the country. Colleges offering a wide range of agricultural and horticultural subjects have dropped and horticultural courses are being lost at a quite frightening rate.
Hard and soft landscaping are planned for a commercial development in Tower Hamlets, East London.
Baumdienst Siebengebirge Cologne Bonn
The Honourable Society of the Middle Temple London (Greater)
Borough Council of King's Lynn & West Norfolk King's Lynn, Norfolk
National Trust RG9 4PG, Henley-on-Thames
Rain Forest Biome (RFB) Team Leader
Eden Project Cornwall