Our specialist horticultural team advise on all types of top and soft fruit, hops, vines, ornamentals and other horticultural crops, both protected or outdoor.
Advice and supply include crop protection products, biological control products and all aspects of plant nutrition (including fertigation).
What we offer to horticultural growers
Advice and supply include:
- Crop protection products
- Biological control products
- Plant nutrition (including fertigation)
- Growing systems
- Horticultural sundries
- Tree selection.
Our advisory services also cover variety selection, planting and establishment, pruning, post-harvest treatment and storage.
Leading industry experts
Many of our agronomists are leading industry experts and work in close liaison with research establishments and our training and development programme ensures that all agronomists are fully up-to-date and advice is completely independent. We also run our own in-house research trials, such as the HELIOS project exploring orchard yields, to ensure we can always offer the best advice for our clients.
We work in long-term partnerships with our clients, to meet their strategic business aims as well as the day to day decisions on crop management.
Guidance for growers
We offer guidance on the following to ensure end market and retail protocol requirements are fully met:
- Crop choice
- Orchard design
- In-crop agronomy
- Crop storage and management.