Tomato Growers’ Association Conference: Warwickshire
This year’s annual TGA Conference promises a wide-ranging programme of notable topics, to include the latest on the tomato retail market from Kantar, information on apprenticeship schemes from APS, and LEAF on circular agriculture.
A packed morning will be followed by an informative afternoon dedicated to the issue of Tomato Brown Rugose Fruit Virus – policy, practical guidance and R&D.
Please see the full programme Download
Book now to join the TGA for an enlightening day of presentations, with lunch and trade stands, and a networking dinner to follow in the evening. Barbara Bray MBE (director of the Oxford Farming Conference) will be this year’s after dinner speaker.
AHDB are sponsoring the event.
Pepper growers will now also qualify for the discounted members rate.
Presentations from the event:
Tomato Brown Rugose Fruit Virus
EU legislation UK outbreak management plan, Defra: Download
ToBRFV Survival and disinfection, Fera: Download
Actions to prevent ToBRFV, APS: Download
ToBRFV Current status and perspectives - Volcani: Download
Hygiene Management for ToBRFV, Royal Brinkman: Download
Securing a future, the quest for talent, Gary Swayne, APS: Download
TUTA: A problem in UK tomatoes, Caroline Reid, Bioline Agro Sciences: Download
Circular economy and sustainability, Caroline Drummond, LEAF: Download
An overview of the UK retail tomato category, Joseph Shaw Roberts, Kantar: Download
Perennial and partnerships growing together, Kate Cooney, Perennial: Download
Energy Matters, Tim Pratt, NFU Energy: Download
No deal guidance for imports and exports: Download