Social media workshop material

On March 20th the first Social Media workshop for Collection Holders was held at RHS Wisley. The workshop covered a range of platforms available, with Facebook and Twitter explained in more detail, and benefits brought by social media to Collection Holders and Plant Heritage. To download a copy of the presentation, click on the image below:…

Brother Bursary awards

Eight bursaries have been awarded this year to Collection Holders in partnership with Brother UK. Now in its ninth year, over 80 Collection Holders have benefited from the Brother Bursary – a total bursary figure of £18,000. Awards were made to assist in the areas of pest and disease management, plant display and protection, promotion,…

Bursary for RHS shows exhibits

Are you interested in displaying your collection for the first time at an RHS show in 2018? The RHS offers a bursary scheme designed to help first-time exhibitors that have not staged nursery exhibits at RHS Shows before. This fund enables owners of nurseries and plant collections who wish to exhibit at an RHS Show to…

Brexit and horticulture

The government has indicated an intention to use the Great Repeal Bill to translate into UK law items of EU law, where applicable. However, it is important to note that until Article 50 is triggered and the withdrawal process starts, it is impossible to know with certainty what the consequences of Brexit will be on…