Chelmsford Council capitalises on growing its own

Producing bedding plants on site for some 20 years, Chelmsford City Council Parks Department is now one of just three in Essex producing its plants in-house for civic displays. The department holds 13 Green Flag Awards – the international quality mark for outstanding parks and green spaces. The Council’s small production team grows in excess...

Sep 30, 2017
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Lights under the spotlight

Building on the success of last autumn’s Horticultural Lighting Conference staged in the US, the inaugural event in Europe was staged at the High Tech Campus in Eindhoven, writes Steven Vale. Bringing growers and manufacturers together, the targeted one-day Horticultural Lighting Europe conference was designed as a fast-paced and informative event to share the latest...

Sep 30, 2017
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