Cucumber Growers’ Association Conference: Waltham Abbey

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Wed, 09 October 2019

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Waltham Abbey Marriott Hotel, Old Shire Lane, Waltham Abbey, Essex


Join the Cucumber Growers' Association in Waltham Abbey for an array of interesting talks on subjects from labour and crop protection, to technology in horticulture.

The brilliant Professor David Hughes will be speaking after dinner.

Enjoy lunch with your colleagues from the industry and view trade stands throughout the day.


  • NFU update including Access to Labour - Ali Capper, Stocks Farm and NFU
  • Autonomous Greenhouse Challenge - Klaas Van Egmond, Delphy
  • AMBER (biopesticides) and SCEPTREplus project updates - Joe Martin, AHDB
  • The Changing  Role of Technology in Horticulture Production - David May, University of Lincoln
  • Principles of New Generation Growing and putting it into practice - Mark van der Werf, Crop Consultant
  • GrowSave - energy sector update Jon Swain, NFU Energy
  • Varieties discussion

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