Aberconway Award 2021 Presentation

Pictured above: CIH President, Susan Nicholas, presenting the award to Megan Webb. The Chartered Institute of Horticulture were delighted to present the 2021 Aberconway Award to Megan Webb on Saturday 23rd April at our Annual General Meeting which was held at...

RHS Flourish Fund

The RHS wants to inspire everyone to grow and the RHS Flourish Fund is part of our pledge to attract and support a wider range of people to work in horticulture. With a commitment of £150,000, consisting of grants up to £15,000, the RHS Flourish Fund aims to support...

DEFRA’s open consultation on environmental targets

Within the consultation that maybe of most interest to Members are target proposals for biodiversity on land and target proposals for woodland cover. Please see here for the full consultation document, which includes the proposed targets.  Deadline for responses...

DEFRA publish new regulations on pesticide use

DEFRA have published information on new regulations on pesticide use that are coming into force. The regulations require certain users of professional plant protection products (PPPs) and adjuvants to register themselves. Those who need to register include: Those who...