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Weak foundations: Inconsistencies in landscape planning requirements are undermining the landscape sector

Landscape cost estimating specialist, Colm Kenny explains how weaknesses and inconsistencies in planning requirements from local authorities are damaging the sector and the landscape The...
TERRY O'REGAN (LANDSCAPE ALLIANCE), MINISTER JIMMY DENIHAN, MARTIN COLREADY, (DEPARTMENT OF ARTS, HERITAGE AND THE GAELTACHT), URSULA MACPHERSON (PRESIDENT OF MOUNTAINEERING IRELAND) CONOR NEWMAN (CHAIRPERSON OF THE HERITAGE COUNCIL)

National Landscape Forum 2015

Terry O’Regan shares the keys points from the recent National Landscape Forum Organised in a short timeframe to promote interest in and energise the implementation...
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Demanding exports

Independent consultant, Neville Stein explores the potential for Irish plant exports in the context of rising UK demand and grower interest. Bord Bia has been...
Liam Kelly

Shop talk

Why words matter when training frontline garden centre staff Words are powerful. They can lift your flagging spirits or bring them to their lowest point....
MIKE NEARY

Fresh figures show promise and opportunity

Mike Neary, Manager of Horticulture with Bord Bia, shares findings from a recent Kantar research report into the retail fresh product market. Kantar Worldpanel recently...
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Winter 2015 – Horticulture News

NEW HORTICULTURE APPOINTMENT AT TEAGASC Teagasc has appointed Dermot Callaghan as the Head of its Horticulture Development Department. He will lead the Horticultural Development Department,...
Natalie McGettigan

‘The Irish Garden’

Natalie McGettigan reviews ‘The Irish Garden’ by Jane Powers, with photographs by Jonathan Hession (Frances Lincoln £40.00) This handsome book, features almost 60 Irish gardens,...
PETER DONEGAN

Sodcast

Barry Lupton interviews Peter Donegan Generally speaking, most industry folks agree that gardening coverage on TV and radio in Ireland is pretty poor and this...
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HC Print Autumn/Winter 2015

Contents NEWS 04 HORTICULTURE NEWS BORD BIA 08 All of the latest news, events and updates from Bord Bia EVENTS 11 Horticulture Trade Events RETAIL 13 FIVE...
GARETH DALZELL (PRESIDENT ALCI); EOIN RYAN & PADDY DALY (INSPIRE LANDSCAPE, WINNERS OF THE BOG OAK TROPHY 2015 FOR OVERALL BEST ENTRY) WITH FEARGUS MCGARVEY (MITCHELL & ASSOCIATES) AND ALAN JONES (ALAN JONES ARCHITECTS)

ALCI Awards 2015

The annual Association of Landscape Contractors of Ireland (ALCI) Landscape Awards took place at the Convention Centre Dublin on 6th November and were presented...

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