Taking plant health online…

Taking plant health online…

Tyfu Cymru are pleased to launch the ‘Plant Health in Horticulture Conference 2020’ fortnight this October, which aims to bring together commercial growers and stakeholders from across the horticulture industry for a series of topic led briefings, case studies and discussions on topics such as Plant health threats, compliance with biosecurity and plant health legislation now and after Brexit.

Virtual Advice Surgery with Chris Creed

Virtual Advice Surgery with Chris Creed

30th October 2020

Chris Creed is one of our leading horticulture experts, delivering both one to one advice sessions and group training. He is a Sen…

Virtual Advice Surgery with Chris Creed

Virtual Advice Surgery with Chris Creed

9th October 2020

Chris Creed is one of our leading horticulture experts, delivering both one to one advice sessions and group training. He is a Sen…

Soft Fruit Power Hour: Building Tunnels

Soft Fruit Power Hour: Building Tunnels

30th September 2020

Tyfu Cymru Power Hours are online advice sessions delivered by our expert training providers. Topics vary from session to session …

Christmas Tree Power Hour

Christmas Tree Power Hour

21st September 2020

Tyfu Cymru Power Hours are online advice sessions delivered by our expert training providers. Topics vary from session to session …

Plant Health in Horticulture Conference 2020

Plant Health in Horticulture Conference 2020

12th - 23rd October 2020

Tyfu Cymru welcomes you to the launch of the Plant Health in Horticulture Conference this October, which aims to bring together co…

Horticulture Professional Development Programme: Managing cashflow

Horticulture Professional Development Program…

13th August 2020

Many businesses fail because of poor management of cash flow. If your business constantly spends more than it earns, you have a ca…

Ornamentals Webinar - Plant Protection in Ornamentals; How, When and Why?

Ornamentals Webinar - Plant Protection in Orn…

Aug 18, 2020 12:30 PM

Focusing on pesticide application, how best to apply product to get the best results, how to decide when to start spraying – helpi…

Peat Free Horticulture - Why and How?

Peat Free Horticulture - Why and How?

Sep 28, 2020 12:00PM

Political and commercial pressures are increasing to cease the use of peat for horticulture crop production. Defra is due to publi…

Breakfast Bite-Size Webinar: How to make minor changes to your website to get found on Google

Breakfast Bite-Size Webinar: How to make mino…

4th September 2020 9:00AM

Do you want to attract more visits to your website? 15-minute webinar will give you tools on how to pull out minor website changes…

Breakfast Bite-Size Webinar: Start to look at Google Analytics

Breakfast Bite-Size Webinar: Start to look at…

21st August 2020

Do you want to understand what would attract more customer visits to your website and convert these visits to sales? 15-minute web…

Breakfast Bite-Size Webinar: Setting up a shop on Facebook

Breakfast Bite-Size Webinar: Setting up a sho…

17th July 2020 9:00AM

In this 15-minute webinar find out how to set up an online shop via Facebook or perhaps see how you can make small changes to incr…

Growing your business online – launching our bitesize breakfast webinar series

Growing your business online – launching our…

Tyfu Cymru are here to support you to get your business online, starting on Friday 26th June Tyfu Cymru will launch bitesize breakfast webinars for commercial hortic…

Breakfast Bite-Size Webinar: Facebook Advertising

Breakfast Bite-Size Webinar: Facebook Adverti…

26th June 2020 9:00AM

Join us for a Friday morning breakfast webinars focusing on online marketing. These bite-size 15 minute sessions will tackle a dif…

Seed Training Programme - Selection of crops for seed

Seed Training Programme - Selection of crops…

31st July 2020 11:00AM

The third selection session will look at the principle involved at the selection stage through to harvest. The session will cover:…

Seed Training Programme - Cultivation of trickier crops for seed

Seed Training Programme - Cultivation of tric…

17th July 2020 11:00AM

The second cultivation session will build on the first session and look at trickier crops – annuals that will readily cross-pollin…

Seed Training Programme - Cultivation of simple crops for seed

Seed Training Programme - Cultivation of simp…

19th June 2020

This session will be introducing the key principles and looking at what we would consider the easiest crops to cultivate for seed…

Integrated Pest Management for commercial ornamental growers

Integrated Pest Management for commercial orn…

23rd June 2020

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

Tyfu Cymru and Charles Dowding Webinar - No dig methods and advantages for intensive cropping

Tyfu Cymru and Charles Dowding Webinar - No d…

Part 1: Available 4th June - Part 2: Hel…

We are pleased to invite you to join us for a two part webinar with Charles Dowding, who has become the guru of no dig gardening.…

Does the unprecedented rise in demand for Veg Boxes indicate a permanent shift from old buying habits?

Does the unprecedented rise in demand for Veg…

As a nation we have been privileged over the last decades that we can expect to get our hands on any food, ingredients or beverages we fancy, In the wake of the COVI…

Opening of garden centres welcomed as Wales’ ornamental growers facing significant challenges…

Opening of garden centres welcomed as Wales’…

Welcomed news this week, with garden centres in Wales able to open from Monday 11th May - as long as they are able to maintain social distancing rules.

 Tyfu Cymru and Eddy Webb Webinar: How to quickly start selling online

Tyfu Cymru and Eddy Webb Webinar: How to qui…

5th May 2020

Are you moving your vegetable or plants sales online during the crisis and need quick tips that will help you save time, get up an…

Tyfu Cymru and Niels Corfield Webinar: Soil Health for Commercial Growers

Tyfu Cymru and Niels Corfield Webinar: Soil H…

12th May 2020

The soil health principles work. From large farms to market gardens, when implemented doggedly they bring real results: better soi…

Tyfu Cymru and Ben Hartman Webinar: Small Farm Composting and No-till Soil Building

Tyfu Cymru and Ben Hartman Webinar: Small Far…

29th April 2020

Back by popular demand and following Ben’s recent webinar on ‘Earning a comfortable living on a farm’, Ben Hartman, author of The…

COVID-19: Latest Information

COVID-19: Latest Information

Latest COVID-19 Information for Welsh Commercial Horticultural Growers

Success Story: 35 years and counting…

Success Story: 35 years and counting…

Farmyard Nurseries must be doing something right, as they celebrate their 35th year of trading located in a remote corner of Carmarthenshire. Owner Richard Bramley i…

COVID-19 – Summary of Support for Business

COVID-19 – Summary of Support for Business

This dashboard summarises the package announced by the Welsh Government and UK Government and provides lines to take specifically in relation to what Welsh businesse…

Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Update to our services

Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Update to our servic…

Tyfu Cymru are continuously monitoring the situation regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the impact on Welsh horticulture businesses.

POSTPONED - Growing Cut Flowers Commercially

POSTPONED - Growing Cut Flowers Commercially

1st May 2020

Tyfu Cymru is pleased to invite you to a ‘Growing Cut Flowers Commercially’ training course on Friday 1 May 2020 from 9.30 am to 3…

POSTPONED - Seed Production Training - Cultivation Workshop

POSTPONED - Seed Production Training - Cultiv…

21st May 2020

Tyfu Cymru and the Gaia Foundation have organised the first Workshop on 21 May 2020 at The Heritage Seed Library, Ryton Organic Ga…

POSTPONED - Study tour outside Wales

POSTPONED - Study tour outside Wales

3rd June 2020

The Tyfu Cymru Vegetable Network is delighted to be hosting a Study Visit to Abbey Home Farm, Burford Road, Cirencester, GL7 5HF o…

POSTPONED - Farm Walk & Getting the Finances right

POSTPONED - Farm Walk & Getting the Finances…

17th June 2020

The Tyfu Cymru Vegetable Network is delighted to be holding an Event at Cae Tan, Parkmill, Swansea on 17 June 2020. This course…

POSTPONED - No dig gardening

POSTPONED - No dig gardening

29th - 30th April 2020

Charles Dowding has explored and shared new ways to garden since 1983, most notably no-dig organic gardening and since 2003 has de…

R.E. Evans Farms Limited - Healthy Soil = Healthy Crop

R.E. Evans Farms Limited - Healthy Soil = Hea…

Find out how Tyfu Cymru have supported R.E. Evans Farms to ensure soil health for a healthy crop...

Hook Farm - Boosting knowledge, solving problems

Hook Farm - Boosting knowledge, solving probl…

Find out how Hook Farm have been able to overcome production problems by boosting their knowledge with funded training through Tyfu Cymru...

Benton Farms - Investing for the future

Benton Farms - Investing for the future

Find out how support from Tyfu Cymru has enabled Benton Farms to maximise the value of their investments.

POSTPONED - Welsh Flower Farmers’ PR workshop

POSTPONED - Welsh Flower Farmers’ PR workshop…

23 March 2020

Tyfu Cymru has organised a Welsh Flower Farmers’ PR workshop on Monday 23 March 2020. This course is 100% funded and will be he…

Can we grow more, on little land? Welsh growers learn from Indiana farm...

Can we grow more, on little land? Welsh growe…

A network has been established by Tyfu Cymru to support Welsh growers in overcoming some of these challenges. Renowned American farmer Ben Hartman and author of 'The…

100% funded training helps Hooton’s Homegrown re-energise their horticulture enterprise

100% funded training helps Hooton’s Homegrown…

Michael Hooton has been in the horticulture business longer than most, with 30 years’ experience in the industry. Having informed us about their specific requirement…

Would you like a horticulture tradestand at the 2020 RWAS Smallholding & Countryside Festival?

Would you like a horticulture tradestand at t…

Tyfu Cymru have again been asked to organise the tradestands in the Members Centre and we are pleased to offer our growers a fantastic opportunity to participate in…

POSTPONED - Health & Safety in Agriculture & Production Horticulture Training Course

POSTPONED - Health & Safety in Agriculture &…

24th March 2020

Tyfu Cymru has organised a Health and Safety - Agriculture and Horticulture training course. This course is 100% funded and wil…

Tyfu Cymru News Round-up 12

Tyfu Cymru News Round-up 12

A round-up of our favourite horticulture news items from across the week - 10/06/2019 to 16/06/2019

#BritishFlowersWeek - Is the 'Grown not Flown' trend catching on?

#BritishFlowersWeek - Is the 'Grown not Flown…

This week is a celebration of all things British Flowers, from cut flowers, plants and foliage to the growers and the independent florists working with them.

Tyfu Cymru News Round-up 11

Tyfu Cymru News Round-up 11

A round-up of our favourite horticulture news items from across the week - 03/06/2019 to 09/06/2019

Three new networks launched by Tyfu Cymru...

Three new networks launched by Tyfu Cymru...

Tyfu Cymru are pleased to announce three new networks to support Welsh commercial growers by providing study tours, workshops, expert advise, training and networking…