A major project funded by Defra, the Horticultural Development Company (HDC) and Industry is set to ease the move towards responsibly sourced growing media.
Bulbs & Outdoor Flowers
The loss of agrochemical actives as a result of recent EU hazard-based assessment criteria has the potential to cost UK agriculture over £905 million – or 10% of current farmgate value, according to a new Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) report.
A consultation is currently being held to seek the views of levy payers and industry organisations on the AHDB Corporate Plan and the more detailed divisional plans.
HDC and Potato Council, are offering growers a fantastic opportunity to showcase their product at leading export event, Fruit Logistica.