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Sunday, February 25, 2024

No time to waste

Féidhlim Harty provides some timely guidance on tackling waste in your business. Has anybody noticed the price of materials lately? I've been renovating an old...

Wild Inside

Noeleen Smyth thinks we should take the Chelsea Flower Show’s lead and just let it grow!.   Having trained in both horticulture at Teagasc National Botanic...

Dirty Diesel

Mark O’Loughlin casts an eye over the ecological and economic issues facing fleet management.   I was down the yard the other day when all of...

Time to think like a tree

Terry O’Regan issues a call for urban landscapers to rethink current tree planting guidelines... A recent post from MEP Ciarán Cuffe of the Green Party...

Bord Bia Bloom 2022

Patricia Tyrell makes a welcome return to Ireland’s largest gardening festival...   It is so exciting to see that Bloom is back and normality has returned....

Less Risky Business

Landscape architect, Colm Kenny, casts his expert eye over Government changes to Public Works Contracts designed to address continued inflation and fuel insecurity...   The construction...

Landscape fabric

Barry Lupton interviews Sarah Prosser, Collective Impact Weaver at Grow It Yourself Waterford.   Sarah Prosser has recently moved from Norway to take up an exciting...

Why climate change might not be a crisis for the horticulture sector

TU Dublin student Aideen Loftus Aideen Loftus sees more opportunities than challenges facing the Horticulture retail sector as a result of climate change.   There is...

All the latest news from Teagasc

ONGOING INPUT COST INCREASES SEEN ACROSS ALL SECTORS OF HORTICULTURE Various external macroeconomic factors and world events have meant that grower’s input prices have risen...

Eucalyptus: A favoured filler

Demand for Eucalyptus within the cut foliage sector has increased, leading researchers at Teagasc to look at ways to improve the quality of Eucalyptus...


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