Events

Continue to Learn 2021 with BIGGA

BIGGA unveils UK golf industry’s largest-ever programme of online learning as Continue to Learn returns in January 2021 The British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association (BIGGA) has unveiled its programme of education for January 2021, with members offered access to BIGGA’s world-renowned Continue to Learn 2021 via an entirely-online platform for the first time ever. …

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GIMA AWARDS 2019 – THE WINNERS

Vernon Kay, star of TV and radio, hosted the 39th annual The Garden Industry Manufacturer’s Association (GIMA) Awards. Below are the listed winners: GIMA Sword of Excellence Winner: Primeur – Tierra Verde Recycled Rubber, Self Watering Planters What the judges said: “With this range based around recycled materials being used to deliver stylish, practical and commercial products, …

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Chemical training workshops by Green-tech

Following the success of previous Chemical Workshops, landscape suppliers Green-tech have announced dates for their next two chemical workshops – Training the Trainer.  Each workshop features six speaker sessions (BASIS points available) which cover topical subjects including Japanese knotweed control, sprayer calibration, nozzle selection, choosing the correct chemical for the application, the future of glyphosate and …

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180? Let’s party!

Tickets! Celebrating the 180th anniversary of the charity dedicated to helping horticulturists, Perennial will hold its annual Party for Perennial on Tuesday 29 January 2019. The anniversary party will be in the wonderful surroundings of La Goccia restaurant at Petersham Nurseries in Covent Garden, London. The party will kick-start Perennial’s 180th anniversary fundraising. Tickets, costing …

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Geometry in garden design – event (17 November)

The use of geometry in garden design will be explored at the SGD Autumn Conference on 17 November 2018 (at the Royal Geographical Society London SW7), and how the relationship between shapes and lines is at the heart of garden and landscape design. In a series of talks, speakers will guide delegates through their techniques …

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Soft-landscape workshop

Garden designer Andrew Wilson, Sheffield alumni Ken Thompson and award-winning landscape architect John Wyer will lead the discussion on ‘Biophilia’ at Palmstead Nurseries’ soft-landscape workshop in January 2019. Palmstead’s annual workshop traditionally puts plants and planting at the heart of its discussion, and 2019 is no different. Nick Coslett, organiser of the event says: “The …

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