Disease and Weed Management of Bush Fruit

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…

Disease Management of Bush Fruit

Disease Management of Bush Fruit

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

Weed Control in Pumpkin

Weed Control in Pumpkin

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

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…

Seed Production Resources

Seed Production Resources

The Gaia Foundation and Tyfu Cymru are working in partnership to deliver training in open pollinated vegetable seed productio…

Factsheet: Managing Blossom End Rot in Pumpkin

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

Factsheets: Soft Fruit Pests

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

Fact Sheet - Asparagus: Spring Pest Control

Fact Sheet - Asparagus: Spring Pest Control

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

Technical Advice Sheet: Strawberry, April 2020

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…

Technical Advice: Sheet Pumpkin Disease Control

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…

Technical Advice Sheet Pumpkin planning and weed control – May

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…

Managing a Financial Crisis

Managing a Financial Crisis

Many businesses will at some point, and for a variety of reasons, face a cash flow crisis. We have set out some tips that you…