Contents tagged with production

20 July 2021

Biomass CHP and the implications for CO2 enrichment in the glasshouse.

20 July 2021

Learn about what an Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) system is and how it is different to a steam turbine.

1 September 2020

Compiled by Gordon Hanks, Horticultural Consultant, with the assistance of the National Cut Flower Centre Management

25 November 2021

The Cut Flower Centre (CFC) is based at Rookery Farm, Holbeach St Johns, Lincolnshire. its aim, with funding from the AHDB, is to offer independent trialling of a range of cut flowers crops, evaluate new production methodologies and examine new cultural techniques in the UK.

27 August 2020

The market demand for high quality container grown herbaceous perennials continues to develop and there is still considerable scope for growers to increase market share. This guide considers the current market trends, the cultural requirements of herbaceous crops and the production methods employed.

9 December 2021

These translated practical guides from PCS, Belgium cover a wide range of topics including integrated plant management, lighting crops, cost price calculation and profitability, fertiliser use in ornamental crops etc.

27 August 2020

This factsheet provides information on optimal environmental conditions and storage periods for the low temperature storage of a number of summer and autumn bedding plant species. Information on appropriate cold storage facilities and plug plant management techniques are also summarised.

31 July 2020

Will pig meat production increase again? A look at the UK pork industry, trade and domestic consumption.