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Core Business

Barry Lupton interviews Con Trass The Traas family have been growing fruit for over 200 years. When Willem and Ali Traas found themselves running out of space...

Future advances for protected horticulture

Dr. Michael Gaffney, from Teagasc, outlines the key findings from the recent technology in horticulture conference The recent horticultural technologies seminar hosted by Teagasc on...

The European landscape convention (ELC) and our role as landscape professionals

Recent Landscape Architectural Masters graduate, Colette Lemaire-Brady frames the European Landscape Convention in context with the wider landscape sector The aftermath of World War World...

Grassland & Wildflower Meadows

Pat Suttle of KS Agronomy and Capital Sports discusses some of the values and challenges of alternative grassland maintenance regimes When installing an area of...

Honesty Lessons

Independent retail consultant, Liam Kelly explains why retailers need to be a little more honest if they want to build a sustainable plant sales...

Behaviour and attitudes to gardening in Ireland

Bord Bia marketing and development specialist, Carol Marks summarises results from a recent survey designed to pin down consumer behaviour, attitudes, and influences to...

All the latest news from Bord Bia

SEVEN A DAY FRESH PRODUCE PROMOTION Earlier this year the Department of Health launched a revised version of the food pyramid which indicated that everyone...

Consolidated Production

Lorcan Bourke, business analyst with Bord Bia disseminates the recent census on field vegetable production in Ireland The Department of Agriculture, Food & the Marine...

All the latest news from Teagasc

KILDALTON COLLEGE HORTICULTURE OPEN DAY L-R Dermot Callaghan, Head of Horticulture Development Department, Dr. Tom Kelly, Director of Knowledge Transfer, Teagasc, Andrew Doyle, Minister of State...

A Blooming Sector: Can Irish growers make the cut?

Renowned independent florist, Ruth Monahan shares her joy and frustration about the Irish cut flower sector and sets out a simple strategy for the...