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Novelties Plantarium 2018 – Part 2

Agastache rugosa 'Agapd' (Beelicious® Purple) Agastache rugosa 'Agapd' (Beelicious® Purple) grows in a beautifully compact way to a size of 30 cm wide and 40-50...
Alan Roper

Get set for ‘Cultivating Retail’ this Autumn – HTA

Managing Director of the newly expanded Blue Diamond Group, Alan Roper, features on the programme for Cultivating Retail, the new industry conference and dinner,...
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Coillte and NPWS host Biodiversity Information Day on raised bog restoration

Coillte and the National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS), of the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, hosted a Biodiversity Information Day in...
Stand Van der Salm, De Fruithof, Waterplantenkwekerij R. Moerings en Van Son en Koot

‘Growing Together – standing together‘ Plantarium 2018

Traditionally,  at the end of August, it is Plantarium time, the leading international tree nursery trade fair. This year Van der Salm Boskoop, De...
ICL Independent School Seminar 2018

ICL Independent Schools Seminar is a hit for Six

ICL recently held the sixth successive annual Independent Schools Seminar. The event, held at Edgbaston Stadium, Birmingham brought together turf professionals and provided an...
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Organic training courses – Teagasc

A 25-hour FETAC Level 5 ‘Introduction to Organic Production’ course must be completed before acceptance into the Organic Farming Scheme. On completion of the course,...
Greenmount Gardens

Walled Garden and Woodland Trails Open Weekends – CAFRE

Don’t miss the opportunity to see one of County Antrim’s most beautiful gardens at its best! Enjoy the glorious gardens at Greenmount Campus, visit...
(L-R) Lee Williams with Garry Worrall.

Pitchworks continues to grow with new appointment

Pitchworks, market specialists in supplying superior ground equipment and products to the sports industry, has announced the appointment of Lee Williams as its new...
Food as a medicine

Let food be thy medicine – Bord Bia

Kate Holland, MSc Design Innovation in Food, Bord Bia – The Irish Food Board Consumers are increasingly looking to tailor diets to their specific needs...

President Higgins to be guest at JFK Memorial Park 50th Anniversary Dinner

The Office of Public Works has announced that President Michael D Higgins will be the guest of honour and keynote speaker at a special...

EVENT NEWS

Novelties Plantarium 2018 – Part 2

Agastache rugosa 'Agapd' (Beelicious® Purple) Agastache rugosa 'Agapd' (Beelicious® Purple) grows in a beautifully compact way to a size of 30 cm wide and 40-50...








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LANDSCAPE

ICL Independent School Seminar 2018

ICL Independent Schools Seminar is a hit for Six

ICL recently held the sixth successive annual Independent Schools Seminar. The event, held at Edgbaston Stadium, Birmingham brought together turf professionals and provided an...
Greenmount Gardens

Walled Garden and Woodland Trails Open Weekends – CAFRE

Don’t miss the opportunity to see one of County Antrim’s most beautiful gardens at its best! Enjoy the glorious gardens at Greenmount Campus, visit...

GARDEN RETAIL

hydrangea-macrophylla-hokomareda-magical-red-amethyst

Novelties Plantarium 2018 – Part 2

Agastache rugosa 'Agapd' (Beelicious® Purple) Agastache rugosa 'Agapd' (Beelicious® Purple) grows in a beautifully compact way to a size of 30 cm wide and 40-50...
Alan Roper

Get set for ‘Cultivating Retail’ this Autumn – HTA

Managing Director of the newly expanded Blue Diamond Group, Alan Roper, features on the programme for Cultivating Retail, the new industry conference and dinner,...

ORNAMENTALS

hydrangea-macrophylla-hokomareda-magical-red-amethyst

Novelties Plantarium 2018 – Part 2

Agastache rugosa 'Agapd' (Beelicious® Purple) Agastache rugosa 'Agapd' (Beelicious® Purple) grows in a beautifully compact way to a size of 30 cm wide and 40-50...
Stand Van der Salm, De Fruithof, Waterplantenkwekerij R. Moerings en Van Son en Koot

‘Growing Together – standing together‘ Plantarium 2018

Traditionally,  at the end of August, it is Plantarium time, the leading international tree nursery trade fair. This year Van der Salm Boskoop, De...

FRESH PRODUCE

Food as a medicine

Let food be thy medicine – Bord Bia

Kate Holland, MSc Design Innovation in Food, Bord Bia – The Irish Food Board Consumers are increasingly looking to tailor diets to their specific needs...
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Well drilling and maintenance – Teagasc Advisory – Nursery Stock & Ornamentals Newsletter July...

In the last 2 months, many growers have had to been rightly concerned about their water sources and how they would hold up to...

SPORTS TURF

ICL Independent School Seminar 2018

ICL Independent Schools Seminar is a hit for Six

ICL recently held the sixth successive annual Independent Schools Seminar. The event, held at Edgbaston Stadium, Birmingham brought together turf professionals and provided an...
(L-R) Lee Williams with Garry Worrall.

Pitchworks continues to grow with new appointment

Pitchworks, market specialists in supplying superior ground equipment and products to the sports industry, has announced the appointment of Lee Williams as its new...

EDUCATION

ICL Independent School Seminar 2018

ICL Independent Schools Seminar is a hit for Six

ICL recently held the sixth successive annual Independent Schools Seminar. The event, held at Edgbaston Stadium, Birmingham brought together turf professionals and provided an...
training-photo

Organic training courses – Teagasc

A 25-hour FETAC Level 5 ‘Introduction to Organic Production’ course must be completed before acceptance into the Organic Farming Scheme. On completion of the course,...

ENVIRONMENT

Aghrane-bog-open-day

Coillte and NPWS host Biodiversity Information Day on raised bog restoration

Coillte and the National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS), of the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, hosted a Biodiversity Information Day in...

Troubling thoughts, food security and serious challenges ahead – Stiofán Nutty

As I write rain is falling here in Fingal. 8.2mm has fallen in the past 4 hours. The first significant rain that we’ve had...

Pesticides in food: latest figures remain steady | European Food Safety Authority

Europeans continue to eat food that is largely free of pesticide residues or which contains levels of residues within legal limits, the latest monitoring...

MACHINERY

Geaney & O’Neill offering turf repair and renovation machinery solutions

Geaney & O’Neill is a family run business with over 40 years experience in the sale and servicing of turf care equipment. Their customer...
Pellenc-Airion

Pellenc Airion helps maintain tranquility at Bodnant Estate

Pellenc Airion helps maintain Tranquility at Bodnant Estate. John Rippin, head gardener at the stunning Bodnant Estate in North Wales, believes that his battery-powered Airion hand...
The Learning Theatres lineup at GLAS

The Learning Theatres lineup at GLAS on July 19th

It is now only one week until Ireland’s largest horticulture trade show – GLAS. The Garden Landscaping and Amenity Sportsturf event returns to Dublin, on Thursday, July...