Contents tagged with growing media

16 August 2021

Preventing problems getting onto the nursery is more effective than dealing with any outbreak at a later date.

29 June 2019

A guide to selecting growing media that have physical and nutritional characteristics to match crop needs is vitally important to keep production to schedule and avoid downgrading and wastage.

20 June 2019

Join us at New Farm Produce to explore ongoing research into the development of responsibly sourced growing media and the optimisation of integrated pest management (IPM) of strawberry and cane fruit pests and diseases.

4 July 2019

Testing new blends of growing media for ornamental plant production

23 May 2018

The Growing Media Review magazine provides the latest industry progress and research in the work towards helping the horticulture industry reduce its reliance on peat. This edition explores a new model to predict the performance of different growing media blends and takes a look at commercial success stories across the supply chain.

23 May 2018

The Ornamentals Review summarises the research AHDB are funding on behalf of growers of ornamental crops. Features include: Pest, weed and disease control. Growing media and soils. Crop management: Nutrition, lighting, robotics, energy efficiency and production techniques

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