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HTA | Laburnum anagyroides Yellow Rocket(R) takes best in show at...

Laburnum anagyroides Yellow Rocket® from Frank P Matthews has been crowned this year as Best in Show at the New Plant Awards on the...

NEWS

Meet the robots that can pick and plant better than we can BBC News

Meet the robots that can pick and plant better than we can – BBC...

It seems there are few jobs robots can't do these days, even the most delicate jobs, like picking asparagus or potting plant seedlings. But they're...
Project Ireland 2040 - Empowering Communities for Climate Action

Project Ireland 2040 – Empowering communities for climate action

The Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Denis Naughten T.D., has today launched the Climate Action priority of Project Ireland 2040 “Empowering Communities for...
Come strawberry picking with robots-BBC News

Come strawberry picking with robots – BBC News

A shortage of migrant fruit-pickers is driving demand for robotic alternatives, say strawberry producers. Some of these prototype machines pick, others snip, but all claim...
Trees and Conifers

HTA | Laburnum anagyroides Yellow Rocket(R) takes best in show at New Plant Awards

Laburnum anagyroides Yellow Rocket® from Frank P Matthews has been crowned this year as Best in Show at the New Plant Awards on the...
Presentation IphoneX HortiKey

Crop estimate with new Iphone X from HortiKey

Wim Roest, branch manager at RedStar, received his ticket to the future from Andreas Hofland, General Manager at HortiKey. With the trade fair promotion...
Innovert_Annee2018

2018 Innovert winners at Salon Du Vegetal

In may's beginning, you not less than 60 novelties nominated for the Innovert Novelties Competition. Today, we reveal to you the winning products. Discover the...
Image of a girl watching her smartphone.

New food apps offer opportunities for food & drink producers – Bord Bia

Emma Gill, Marketing Advisor USA, Bord Bia – Irish Food Board As technology continues to become an increasingly important part of our lives, new food...
Minister Andrew Dolyle opening the new facility with Teagasc Chair Noel Cawley and Teagasc Director Gerry Boyle in attendance

Great boost for horticulture in Ireland – Stiofán Nutty

Recently, the new Teagasc  Horticulture, Forestry, and Education Facility at its campus in Ashtown, Dublin was officially opened. This is a wonderful new facility, involving a...
GreenTech

GreenTech Amsterdam concludes spectacular third edition

GreenTech 2018 was a successful event covering three days packed with energy, business and knowledge-sharing. Exhibitors were enthusiastic about the larger numbers of decision...

Good mood food – Bord Bia

Amy Bond, Assistant Librarian, and Information Specialist, Bord Bia – The Irish Food Board In this always-on, fast-paced modern world, consumers’ lives are becoming increasingly...



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Philadelphia Flower Show 2018 Entrance Garden designed with SketchUp – Video

Join Dan Brown (http://sketchuptrainer.com) and Gary Radin (http://garyradin.com) as they talk about the inspiration for and fabrication of the entrance exhibit to the world's...
GLDA - Five Seasons, the gardens of Piet Oudolf

GLDA – Five Seasons, the gardens of Piet Oudolf

The GLDA are delighted to host a film documentary Five Seasons, the gardens of Piet Oudolf. The film was directed by Thomas Piper, a filmmaker...

GARDEN RETAIL

Trees and Conifers

HTA | Laburnum anagyroides Yellow Rocket(R) takes best in show at New Plant Awards

Laburnum anagyroides Yellow Rocket® from Frank P Matthews has been crowned this year as Best in Show at the New Plant Awards on the...
Meet me in the Gardens

Shiva Productions present “Meet me in the Gardens” at the National Botanic Gardens

The National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin are delighted to host a unique theatrical experience from the makers of “Angels in the Park.” Will Medical student, Finn,...

ORNAMENTALS

Trees and Conifers

HTA | Laburnum anagyroides Yellow Rocket(R) takes best in show at New Plant Awards

Laburnum anagyroides Yellow Rocket® from Frank P Matthews has been crowned this year as Best in Show at the New Plant Awards on the...
Innovert_Annee2018

2018 Innovert winners at Salon Du Vegetal

In may's beginning, you not less than 60 novelties nominated for the Innovert Novelties Competition. Today, we reveal to you the winning products. Discover the...

FRESH PRODUCE

Meet the robots that can pick and plant better than we can BBC News

Meet the robots that can pick and plant better than we can – BBC...

It seems there are few jobs robots can't do these days, even the most delicate jobs, like picking asparagus or potting plant seedlings. But they're...
Come strawberry picking with robots-BBC News

Come strawberry picking with robots – BBC News

A shortage of migrant fruit-pickers is driving demand for robotic alternatives, say strawberry producers. Some of these prototype machines pick, others snip, but all claim...

SPORTS TURF

GLAS

Getting ready for GLAS at Citywest July 19

GLAS is a unique one-day opportunity for professionals in horticulture, sportsturf,  grounds maintenance and garden retail. Taking place in Citywest Events Centre on July 19th, GLAS is proudly supported by Bord...
Saltex

SALTEX 2018 visitor registration now open

Event organisers have announced that visitor registration for SALTEX 2018 is now officially open at www.iogsaltex.com. SALTEX 2018, Europe’s largest annual event for groundscare...

EDUCATION

Minister Andrew Dolyle opening the new facility with Teagasc Chair Noel Cawley and Teagasc Director Gerry Boyle in attendance

Great boost for horticulture in Ireland – Stiofán Nutty

Recently, the new Teagasc  Horticulture, Forestry, and Education Facility at its campus in Ashtown, Dublin was officially opened. This is a wonderful new facility, involving a...

Teagasc and Musgrave join forces to fund a 4-year PhD to ensure safer food...

Most people will be familiar with the horse-meat scandal. Could this have been foreseen?  Could it have been prevented? In what way was it...

ENVIRONMENT

Project Ireland 2040 - Empowering Communities for Climate Action

Project Ireland 2040 – Empowering communities for climate action

The Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Denis Naughten T.D., has today launched the Climate Action priority of Project Ireland 2040 “Empowering Communities for...
Talking Timber 2018: where forest owners meet timber buyers

Talking Timber 2018: where forest owners meet timber buyers

Two timber marketing days, “Talking Timber” are being organised by Teagasc to take place this month. Forest owners will have the opportunity to meet...
Tractor spraying fields with pesticides.

Glyphosate: safety of residue levels reviewed | European Food Safety Authority

EFSA has completed its review of the maximum levels of glyphosate that are legally permitted to be present in food. The review is based...

MACHINERY

GLAS

Getting ready for GLAS at Citywest July 19

GLAS is a unique one-day opportunity for professionals in horticulture, sportsturf,  grounds maintenance and garden retail. Taking place in Citywest Events Centre on July 19th, GLAS is proudly supported by Bord...
SALTEX 2018

SALTEX – driving new leads year round

Since SALTEX 2017 took place at the NEC, Birmingham in November last year, a number of exhibitors are still generating business as a direct...

Recruitment crisis – Joseph Blair

Ireland’s recovering horticulture sector is facing a problem it hasn’t had to deal with for over a decade: a hiring shortage. Joseph Blair of...