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GLDA’s 27th Annual Seminar – 25th Feb 2023

This year, we are focusing on how we should shift our attention to the essence of what makes our landscapes distinctive and how to...

Acelepryn gains approval for leatherjacket and chafer grub control in Ireland

The approval provides the only chemical treatment now available in Ireland for these extremely damaging soil pests of golf courses, sports pitches, racecourses and...

Ash Breeding for Tolerance to Dieback Disease in Ireland

European common ash (Fraxinus excelsior; Irish: Fuinseóg) is one of the most important native broadleaf tree species of our hedgerows and traditional woodlands. The...

Homegrown – now on the RTE player

Home Grown, the new seven-part series on RTE One, celebrates the Irish horticulture industry and is presented by two of the most dedicated advocates,...

NAD Hiring – Technical Sales Advisor Amenity

NAD is a long-established company delivering crop protection solutions to growers throughout Ireland in the agriculture and horticultural sector. Due to retirement, a vacancy has...

Digging Deep

If you are dipping your toe into pond design for the first time, then environmental consultant and writer Féidhlim Harty is at hand to...

Amenity Horticulture Industry Day

Bord Bia welcomed a large number of businesses, ranging from nurseries and retailers to an Amenity Horticulture Industry Day on October 18, at the...

Lismore Castle Gardens Hiring a Craft Gardener

The successful candidate will join the Lismore Castle Gardens Team and assist in the daily operations of the gardens, and greater estate. This role...

SoftGrip mushroom project well underway

SoftGrip is a three-year EU-funded project that could revolutionise the harvesting of mushrooms and address the severe labour shortage issues facing the sector. The...

David Robinson Memorial Lecture

Bord Bia welcomed a large number of colleges to the David Robinson Memorial Lecture on October 26, with approximately 150 attendees. Bord Bia is...

Eliot Barden, UK, announced as AIPH Young International Grower of the...

This award is part of the AIPH International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) Awards 2023, which celebrates the best of the best ornamentals production....
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Eliot Barden, UK, announced as AIPH Young International Grower of the Year 2023

This award is part of the AIPH International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) Awards 2023, which celebrates the best of the best ornamentals production....

Mr Plant Geek joins Glee as the exhibition’s first-ever ambassador

In an exciting move, Michael Perry – better known as Mr Plant Geek – will be joining Glee 2023 (27th – 29th June, NEC...

GARDEN RETAIL

Eliot Barden, UK, announced as AIPH Young International Grower of the Year 2023

This award is part of the AIPH International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) Awards 2023, which celebrates the best of the best ornamentals production....

Mr Plant Geek joins Glee as the exhibition’s first-ever ambassador

In an exciting move, Michael Perry – better known as Mr Plant Geek – will be joining Glee 2023 (27th – 29th June, NEC...

ORNAMENTALS

Eliot Barden, UK, announced as AIPH Young International Grower of the Year 2023

This award is part of the AIPH International Grower of the Year (IGOTY) Awards 2023, which celebrates the best of the best ornamentals production....

Mr Plant Geek joins Glee as the exhibition’s first-ever ambassador

In an exciting move, Michael Perry – better known as Mr Plant Geek – will be joining Glee 2023 (27th – 29th June, NEC...

FRESH PRODUCE

Mr Plant Geek joins Glee as the exhibition’s first-ever ambassador

In an exciting move, Michael Perry – better known as Mr Plant Geek – will be joining Glee 2023 (27th – 29th June, NEC...

New GCA Chief Exec discusses the future of sustainable gardening during tour of RocketGro...

Garden Centre Association (GCA) Chief Executive, Peter Burks paid a visit to the RocketGro farm this week, where he discussed sustainable gardening and how...

SPORTS TURF

Mr Plant Geek joins Glee as the exhibition’s first-ever ambassador

In an exciting move, Michael Perry – better known as Mr Plant Geek – will be joining Glee 2023 (27th – 29th June, NEC...

John Deere announces changes to turf business dealership structure

Nottinghamshire-based grass machinery distributor Henton & Chattell is to cease being a John Deere dealer at the end of March 2023, with two of...

EDUCATION

Urban Forest

Stepping Stones Forests (SFF) is a grassroots movement which is endeavouring to make significant changes to the tree canopy cover of Dublin, step by...
Pictured above are the first group of industry personnel trained through the Sustainable Fertiliser Use Training Programme. at their practical session in Tirlan, Castlecomer, Co Kilkenny.

Launch of new Sustainable Fertiliser training course for agri-professionals

Launch of new Sustainable Fertiliser training course for agri-professionals Teagasc, in collaboration with the ICOS Skillnet and the fertiliser industry, has developed a 20...

ENVIRONMENT

New GCA Chief Exec discusses the future of sustainable gardening during tour of RocketGro...

Garden Centre Association (GCA) Chief Executive, Peter Burks paid a visit to the RocketGro farm this week, where he discussed sustainable gardening and how...

Digging Deep

If you are dipping your toe into pond design for the first time, then environmental consultant and writer Féidhlim Harty is at hand to...

MACHINERY

John Deere announces changes to turf business dealership structure

Nottinghamshire-based grass machinery distributor Henton & Chattell is to cease being a John Deere dealer at the end of March 2023, with two of...
Mike Neary, Director of Horticulture, Bloom, Laura Douglas, Head of Bord Bia Bloom and Brand Partnerships and Kerrie Gardiner, Show Garden and Horticulture Content Manager, Bord Bia Bloom

Show Garden Designers Wanted for Bord Bia Bloom 2023!

Bord Bia is inviting creative and ambitious gardeners to apply to design and deliver a prestigious show garden at Bord Bia Bloom 2023. In...