Botanic and historic gardens can be ideal venues for garden shows, but how can they make the most of the garden and its horticultural talent?
During a five-month trial in 2017, Edinburgh City Council's parks department saw "a huge difference in standards" in just a few weeks of using a Husqvarna Automower, horticulture manager Graeme Craig told a recent Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) seminar.
An entrepreneurial mindset has propelled Leeds' parks department to drive up income from £14m to £21.5m - and enabled it to maintain its £28m budget despite a 55% austerity cut - a recent conference has heard.
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Concerns over climate, light levels and seasonal variability can all be overcome by using LEDs and they can deliver production benefits, Sally Drury reports.
New technology can record, trace and predict maintenance activities for all types of artificial surfaces, Sally Drury reports.
Choosing the right maintenance equipment for your pitches can increase playing time and generate more revenue for the venue, Sally Drury explains.
Student anniversary collaboration generates outstanding work.
Are cylinder or rotary mowers the best bet to maximise efficiency, performance and productivity? Sally Drury reports.
Manufacturers are offering grounds professionals better models to tackle the most challenging mowing conditions, writes Sally Drury.
The team at Horticulture Week are delighted to launch the leading industry awards schemes for 2018 supporting, encouraging and broadcasting excellence across all areas of horticulture business, people and places.