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Online Horticulture Course in Parks & Gardens Starts Jan 2015. Apply Now

Online Horticulture Course in Parks & Gardens Starts Jan 2015. Apply Now

We are currently accepting applications for our single subject certificate course in Parks & Gar...


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Greening, Yields and Good Pesticide Practice: key themes at Teagasc National Tillage Conference

At the Teagasc National Tillage conference in Kilkenny recently, Thursday, 29 January, Paud Evans of the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine presented the latest information on CAP reform and 'Greening'. 

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    John Deere Gator Marks 200,000th CESAR Milestone

    All new John Deere Gator utility vehicles can now be equipped with the nationally approved CESAR security and registration system from Datatag ID Limited, as a factory fit option.

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      IPM ESSEN 2015 at a Glance

      IPM ESSEN 2015 - The World's Premier Horticultural Fair
      Plants | Gardening Technology | Floristry | Garden Features
      - For Trade Visitors Only -
      AT A GLANCE . . .
      Dates: From Tuesday, January 27 to Friday, January 30, 2015

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        New Cyclone Squared Blower from Lloyds & Co

        The latest Buffalo Blower from Lloyds & Co of Letchworth is the Cyclone Squared. The Cyclone Squared has all the qualities of the Buffalo range. It has the extreme power of the Kohler Command Pro 40 engine, but with the addition of a second turbine and nozzle which elevates the Cyclone to a new level of performance.

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          GROWFOR Workshop

          This is a full day workshop on using GROWFOR, the dynamic yield model computer interface. The workshop is led by Paddy Purser and Fionán Russell of Purser Tarleton Russell Lt

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            Spain Will Be the Partner Country at the International Horticultural Forum - IPM Essen 2015

            Discussion About the Chances and Challenges of Spanish Plant Production
            In 2015, Spain will be the partner country of the International Horticultural Forum at IPM ESSEN. Within the framework of this podium event, sectoral representatives from Spain will present the horticultural sector in their country. 

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              Minister Coveney Launches Public Consultation Process on Climate Change Discussion Document for the Agriculture Sector

              The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Simon Coveney TD, recently launched a public consultation process on a discussion document in preparation for the agriculture and forestry sector mitigation plan.

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                The Cemetery Gardeners Will Once Again Be Strongly Represented at IPM ESSEN 2015 Master

                Master Pupils from Essen Will Design an Extraordinary Grave and Visitors Will Obtain Comprehensive Information on the Booth (Bonn, January 13, 2015) The cemetery gardeners have once again come up with quite a few highlights for their appearance at the International Plant Fair (IPM) in Essen. 

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                  ZVG Teaching Show in Hall 1A - IPM Essen 2015

                  Innovative Substrates and "Gezonde Kas"
                  This time, the Teaching Show which ZVG ("Central Horticultural Association") will stage in Hall 1A at IPM ESSEN will present no fewer than two main subject areas: On the one hand, attention will focus on substrates and their correct use and, on the other hand, the EU Interreg project entitled "Gezonde Kas" ("Healthy Greenhouse") will be introduced as an overall system.

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                    From Breeding To Point of Sale: How A Plant Gets to the Consumer - IPM Essen 2015

                    The World's premier horticultural fair shows the entire value chain of plant production

                    IPM ESSEN is the most important meeting place of the international green sector - the premier platform for the presentation of new products and innovative horticulture technology.

                    Read more: From Breeding To Point of Sale: How A Plant Gets to the Consumer - IPM Essen 2015

                      18 Nations Will Present Themselves on Cooperative Booths - IPM Essen 2015

                      Attention Will Focus on Innovations for Horticulture

                      Belgium

                      In 2015, a total of 35 Flemish companies will participate in IPM ESSEN under the auspices of VLAM (Vlaams Centrum voor Agro- en Visserijmarketing) - and that on no fewer than two cooperative booths.

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                        Horticultural Associations at the World's Premier Horticultural Fair - IPM Essen 2015

                        Campaign for Canvassing the Up-and-Coming Generation Will Once Again Be One Main Subject Area
                        (ZVG) At IPM ESSEN 2015, Zentralverband Gartenbau e. V. (ZVG - "Central Horticultural Association") (www.g-net.de), the ideal sponsor of IPM, as well as the co-organisers, Landesverband Gartenbau Rheinland e. V. ("Rhineland State Horticultural Association") (www.gartenbau-rheinland.de) and Landesverband Gartenbau Westfalen-Lippe e. V. 

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                          Flower and Ornamental Plant Market in 2014 – Compensation for Crisis Year of 2013 - IPM Essen 2015

                          (ZVG) - Agrarmarkt Informationsgesellschaft mbH (AMI - "Agricultural Market Information Company") has made initial estimates about the flower and ornamental plant consumptions in Germany in 2014. These indicate that the consumption levels have once again reached the same levels as in 2011 and 2012. 

                          Read more: Flower and Ornamental Plant Market in 2014 – Compensation for Crisis Year of 2013 - IPM Essen 2015

                            Market Situation at Present: Pursuit Race in a Roundabout Way - IPM Essen 2015

                            Development and Trends on the Flower and Plant Markest in 2014 / 2015

                            The flower and plant markets are in a pursuit race but, by the autumn of 2014, had not yet reached the same level as in 2012. Initial estimates made by AMI assume that the market volume for flowers and plants in 2014 nevertheless reached the same level as in 2011 and 2012 with Euro 8.6 billion. 2013 remained an exceptional year.

                            Read more: Market Situation at Present: Pursuit Race in a Roundabout Way - IPM Essen 2015

                              Renewable Energy and Intelligent IT Systems Set to Transform EU Energy Sector

                              Europe's energy sector is set for a transformation in the future with the use of renewable power sources and the introduction of intelligent IT systems being the principle developments driving change, world leaders heard at the Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos this week.

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                                Innovation Showcase – Honouring of the Best Plant Breeds - IPM Essen 2015

                                (ZVG) Since 2008, the latest plant innovations have been exhibited and honoured in the Innovation Showcase at IPM ESSEN. All the plant exhibitors at IPM ESSEN will have the possibility of presenting their innovations in Hall 1A.

                                Read more: Innovation Showcase – Honouring of the Best Plant Breeds - IPM Essen 2015