One stop knowledge hub offering an industry voice

Lantra has been contracted to deliver Tyfu Cymru with funding from the Welsh Government Rural Development Programme, it will provide a blend of strategic leadership, skills development, training and support tailored to the needs of the industry. It will draw on evidence gained from expert horizon scanning and analysis of business needs, and it will demonstrate the social, environmental and commercial benefits for businesses and the Welsh economy. This will be made freely available through a dedicated online knowledge centre.

Organic market insight

Organic market insight

The Soil Association published their 2017 Organic Market report earlier thi…

Should we say no to floral foam?

Should we say no to floral foam?

There is no escaping the growing consumer and media interest surrounding pl…

Apprenticeships – how can my business benefit?

Apprenticeships – how can my business benefit?

Hiring an apprentice is a productive and effective way for any business to…

Pick your Own (PYO): What you need to know to get 5* rated…

Pick your Own (PYO): What you need to know to get 5* rated…

In our series of industry insights, we provide some background to the marke…

Grown not Flown Flowers

Grown not Flown Flowers

The cut flower market can learn a lot from the way the food and drink indus…

Improve your finance and accounting practices

Improve your finance and accounting practices

With the beginning of the new tax year taking place this month, what better…

Embracing Wonky

Embracing Wonky

Wonky, over-sized, under-sized and over-blemished - the fruits and vegetabl…

Soilless Cultivation For Leafy Salads

Soilless Cultivation For Leafy Salads

The production of crops without soil, typically through hydroponics, using nutrient-enriched solutions with or without growin…

Soilless Cultivation For Table Top Strawberry

Soilless Cultivation For Table Top Strawberry

Until 1997, strawberry production in the UK was relatively constant, although berries where of variable quality and picked mo…

Soilless Cultivation For Herbs

Soilless Cultivation For Herbs

The production of crops without soil, typically by hydroponics, using nutrient-enriched solutions with or without growing med…

Soilless Cultivation For Ornamentals

Soilless Cultivation For Ornamentals

Growing plants without soil is a precise method to deliver water and nutrients to match crop demand; because of the enhanced…