Ornamental Network - Integrated Pest Management

Webinar with David Talbot from ADAS on Integrated Pest Management for commercial ornamental growers in Wales.

Technical Advice Sheet Pumpkin Power Hour – June

Tyfu Cymru have launched regular Power Hour sessions for members of the Pumpkin Network. These focused sessions are facilitat…

Technical Advice Sheet Strawberry & Raspberry May 2020

This fact sheet provides technical advice on managing your strawberry and Raspberry crops.

Technical Advice Sheet Pumpkin planning and weed control – May

You should now be planning the planting for this year’s crop. If you’re new to pumpkins, it’s recommended that you plant tran…

Technical Advice: Sheet Pumpkin Disease Control

The main disease of concern in pumpkin during the early season is powdery mildew, and this can start to be a problem from Jun…

Plant Health Webinar: Diagnosis in Ornamental Plants

Plant Health Webinar: Diagnosis in Ornamental Plants - an overview. Delivered by Dr David Skydmore

Disease Management of Bush Fruit

Currants, gooseberries and blueberries can be an important addition to any soft fruit business, but effective pest and diseas…

Disease and Weed Management of Bush Fruit

Currants, gooseberries and blueberries can be an important addition to any soft fruit business, but effective pest and diseas…

Plant Health Webinar: Diagnosis in Ornamental Plants

In commercial horticulture, plant pests and diseases (P&D) lead to losses in production and subsequent sales losses. This web…

Weed Control in Pumpkin

Effective weed control in pumpkin is essential in growing a crop that maximizes its potential.

Update on plant imports with high risk for plant health

Defra has introduced new legislation which came into force on 21 April 2020 and Wales will be endorsing this approach. The ur…

Technical Advice Sheet: Raspberry & Cane Fruit

This technical advice sheet focuses on Raspberry and Cane Fruit, and provides information on Establishing & Managing Plantati…

Technical Advice Sheet from the Vegetable Network Power Hour

The Tyfu Cymru Vegetable Network have launched an online power hour in order to continue to support growers during the COVID-…

Fact Sheet - Asparagus: Spring Pest Control

This fact sheet details spring pest control tips for growing asparagus.

Technical Advice Sheet: Strawberry, April 2020

This fact sheet provides technical advice on managing your strawberry crops as the weather is starting to warm and the impact…

Factsheet: Managing Blossom End Rot in Pumpkin

Blossom End Rot (BER) is a particular problem that pumpkin growers face, especially when growing for pick-your-own (PYO) mark…

Factsheets: Soft Fruit Pests

These factsheets outline some of the common pests found within soft fruit crops.

Importing and exporting plants including Plant Passporting in Wales

New plant health regulations came in for the UK on 14 December 2019. These are to increase biosecurity and protection from pl…

Getting to grips with the basics of plant health…

To sell high quality plants, you need to produce healthy plants. Plant pests and diseases lead to production and sales losses…