Practical findings from AHDB trials, plus summaries of academic research and scientific trials, compiled by Dr Ken Cockshull.
FV 348d: Independent assessment of field storage potential of onion varieties.
Earwigs play an important part in regulating populations of aphids, scale insects, codling moth and pear sucker in apple and pear orchards.
PE 024 -- Basil: Improving knowledge and control of downy mildew in protected and outdoor crops.
SF 146: New predators as bio-control agents of western flower thrips on protected strawberry.
A review of fruiting plant species as potential dead-end hosts of Drosophila suzukii.
CP 104: Novel approaches for the management of leaf and bud nematodes in hardy nursery stock.
Pedunculate oaks only produce good seed crops every three-to-eight years. As oak seeds are difficult to store, the challenge for growers is balancing supply for future years.
PE 032: Tomato: Addressing important knowledge gaps in the Tuta absoluta IPM programme
Free-living nematodes (FLN) can cause serious damage to carrot and parsnip roots, despite not living inside a host plant, by feeding directly on the roots and root hairs.
TF 207: Optimum pruning times for fruit-wall orchard systems
ZSL London Zoo London (Central), London (Greater)
Director Sir Harold Hillier Gardens
Hampshire County Council Sir Harold Hillier Gardens, Romsey
Experienced Organic Gardener – Live Out
Private Estate - South Warkwickshire Warwickshire
English Heritage NE20 0DX, Newcastle Upon Tyne
Salisbury City Council Salisbury, Wiltshire
- P.G.RIX FARMS HIGHAM HALL FIELD, STRATFORD ST MARY, COLCHESTER, ESSEX NEAR CO7 6JX
- Boskoop / Holland
- Farm Lane, Lower Withington, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 9DU UK