Commercial Horticulture Plan 2020

Horticulture is a key growth sector for Welsh Government. It is essential t…

What is Red Tractor Certification all about.

The Red Tractor standard was originally launched in 2000 and has developed…

A quick guide to RDP funded horticulture projects in Wales...

The Welsh Government Rural Communities - Rural Development Programme 2014-2…

Notes from Pruning Workshop Helios Orchard, Pool Hill Newent

Notes from Pruning Workshop Helios Orchard, Pool Hill Newent - Jan 2020. Tr…

Considering Converting? The First Step Towards Organic Production

Demand for organic produce and products in the UK has been consistently on…

Growing Cut Flowers Year Round

A huge range of plants from trees and shrubs to annuals and bulbs can be gr…

Our Guide to Mobile Card Payment Systems

How customers pay for their goods is changing - debit card transactions ove…

Update on plant imports with high risk for plant health

Defra has introduced new legislation which came into force on 21 April 2020…

Impact of Community Supported Agriculture in Wales

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is a partnership between farmers and…

Welsh Fruit and Vegetable Production - Baseline Study

This baseline study for Tyfu Cymru was conducted by Dr. Amber Wheeler and l…

Technical Advice Sheet: Raspberry & Cane Fruit

This technical advice sheet focuses on Raspberry and Cane Fruit, and provid…

Welsh Ornamental Growers Immediate Experiences of and responses to COVID-19

This report presents findings from consultation with ornamental plant and c…

Technical Advice Sheet from the Vegetable Network Power Hour

The Tyfu Cymru Vegetable Network have launched an online power hour in orde…

Welsh Fruit & Vegetable Growers Immediate Experiences & Responses to the COVID-19 crisis.

This report presents findings from a survey with fruit and vegetable grower…

Importing and exporting plants including Plant Passporting in Wales

New plant health regulations came in for the UK on 14 December 2019. These…

Organic market insight

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

Organic Market Report 2019 - Insights

A report by the Soil Association revealed that the UK organic market is now…

Grown not Flown Flowers

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

Embracing Wonky

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

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?

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

Improve your finance and accounting practices

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

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…

Getting to grips with the basics of plant health…

To sell high quality plants, you need to produce healthy plants. Plant pest…

Pick your Own (PYO): What you need to know to get 5* rated (part 2)

Part two of our Pick your Own Factsheet focusing on Marketing and Top Techn…

Plant Health Webinar: Diagnosis in Ornamental Plants

In commercial horticulture, plant pests and diseases (P&D) lead to losses i…

Tyfu Cymru and Ben Hartman Webinar

Further to our popular Ben Hartman workshop at Cae Tan in January, Ben has…

Tyfu Cymru Labour Monitoring Survey 2020

In June 2020 Tyfu Cymru conducted a survey to better understand the current…