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Why a real Christmas tree is more fantastic than plastic

With customers demanding eco-friendly products and plastic reduction hitting headlines week after week, will 2019 signal the death of the artificial Christmas tree?

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Hossein Arshadi from Hillier Nurseries on the need for tighter biosecurity measures in the UK which will work in practice

'We need biosecurity initiatives which will work'

Hossein Arshadi is a divisional director at Hillier Nurseries. Here, he discusses why existing biosecurity initiatives will not work in practice and what is still needed from the government, the… Full story

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Bosch Product Review - Universal Aquatak pressure washer

Universal Aquatak 135 High Pressure Washer (£179)

Editor Victoria Galligan tried out the Bosch pressure washer on her neglected driveway…

Jet washing is certainly… Full story

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Gardening books your customers will love

Whether beginners or professionals, customers often turn to gardening books for horticultural advice and inspiration. Make sure you stock a good variety of gardening books for different needs and… Full story

BCTGA Christmas tree competition - Downing Street 2018 – John, Linda and Jack Junor

Christmas tree business has come so Farr

Garden Trade Specialist editor Victor Galligan spoke to Farr North Christmas Trees’ owner John Junor about his farm and supplying the Christmas tree to 10 Downing Street…

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Rehabilitation service's plea for garden tools and supplies

A rehabilitation service which helps people living with a brain injury or neurological conditions is setting up a horticultural project. Momentum Skills is calling on garden traders to help… Full story

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CLOSED - WIN a Werner work platform worth £50!

Never worry about tackling those unruly hedges… Full story

Blagdon Pond Fountain How To Video

Blagdon helps stockists sell Liberty 200 with ‘how-to’ videos

ONE OF the UK’s leading water garden product companies has launched a series of ‘how-to… Full story

Gardens are a stimulating, peaceful outdoor environment for those with dementia

The importance of gardens for those with dementia

When residents at Green Park Care Home in Warrington visited Bents Garden Centre recently, they thoroughly… Full story

Neudorff vegan approved organic plant feed

Neudorff set to launch vegan approved products

Weed, feed and control brand Neudorff will launch a new Vegan Society Accredited range of products at Glee 2019.

Neudorff’s range already focuses on products that use natural active… Full story

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Evergreen Garden Care To Exhibit At GLEE 2019

Evergreen Garden Care and its portfolio of market leading brands will be… Full story

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"Demand for natural slug controls will continue to grow"

Demand for natural slug controls will continue to grow, despite High Court withdrawal and review of metaldehyde ban, says ecofective

Leading eco-friendly pest control… Full story

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GCA sees record numbers of new members join

THE GARDEN Centre Association (GCA) has seen a record number of new members join… Full story

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LifestyleGarden® sets benchmark for artificial wicker material usage

Material matters: LifestyleGarden® sets benchmark for artificial wicker material usage

Riding high from its successful exhibit at the SOLEX trade event, which saw the industry shower… Full story

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June was a wash out for traditional garden centre category sales

WET WEATHER caused poor sales in traditional… Full story

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Vegepod to celebrate sustainability at GLEE 2019

Vegepod, the Australian manufacturer of innovative raised garden beds, will be showcasing its range at GLEE 2019.

At the show the… Full story