A VAT reduction on housing…Continue
Are you involved in the advice, sale or supply of pesticides in the amenity industry?Are you ….A contractor who sells or gives adviceA distributor who sells or gives adviceA pesticide supplierA…Continue
Ever wondered how vast areas of paving can be laid quickly and efficiently?This excellent post on the Paving Expert explains a bit about the processes and preparation involved.See the full post here:…Continue
Defra is seeking views on a proposed national pollinator strategy for bees and other pollinators in England.
The strategy sets out proposals to safeguard these important insects given their role in pollinating many food crops and wild plants and their contribution to our food production and the diversity of our environment.
Bees and other pollinators face a wide range of environmental pressures and some species are threatened.
Examples of pressures are: intensification…Continue
The metamorphosis of Narcissus: daffodil art is the timely topic for the spring exhibition at the National Botanic Garden of Wales, where it runs alongside the Carmarthenshire venue’s month-long Daffodil Festival.
University students on the Surface Pattern Design course at Swansea Met have been working on the show – entitled simply ‘Daffodil’ – since early autumn.
Course tutor Ainsley Hillard said: "The Botanic…Continue
A study into the attractiveness to wildlife of urban sites sown with wildflower seeds has shown that roundabouts and…Continue
Fly-tipping, illegal tips and tax evasion are costing the UK more than half a billion pounds a year, according to a report on waste crime.
Crimes such as dumped building rubble and deliberate misclassification of waste to evade tax are "widespread and endemic", according to the report commissioned by the Environmental Services Association Education Trust (ESAET) and conducted by Eunomia.
But despite the scale of the problem, the Environment Agency, that tackles waste crime, is…Continue