Nigeria’s soil-free salad farm

BBC news – How one young entrepreneur is growing greens in shipping containers – no soil needed.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/stories-43004630/nigeria-s-soil-free-salad-farm

 

YHOY Regional Final to be held at Thorp Perrow Arboretum on March 3rd, commencing at 10.30

The latest news resale for YHOY regional final

2018 Northern Branch pre Regional news release 1

STC & Biopesticides

Great article in the Commercial Greenhouse Grower 

 

STC Biopesticides – FEB 2018

Sam Gyimah is the new BEIS Minister with responsability for Agri-tech

    Sam Gyimah was appointed Minister of State for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation (jointly with Department for Education) on 9 January. Among his areas of responsibility is agri-tech.

The Minister has been a Member of Parliament for the past 7 years. He has previously been Minister for Prisons and Probation, Minister for Childcare, the Minister for the Constitution, a Government Whip and Private Secretary to former Prime Minister David Cameron.

Government’s 25 year Environmental Plan

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/673203/25-year-environment-plan.pdf