New botanical art workshop

We are offering a new botanical art workshop led by artist Sue Vize SBA at Sheffield Botanical Gardens on 8 February 2018, 10am-4pm. All materials will be included. A love of plants and a strong desire to record them in detail is the only requirement you need for this workshop. Previous experience is not necessary …

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Free Workshops

We have a number of upcoming workshops for Collection Holders: SEED WORKSHOP: 15 Sept 10am-12.30pm at RHS Wisley, Surrey PHOTOGRAPHY: 28 Sept 10am-3.30pm at Holehird Gardens, Cumbria HERBARIUM: 16 Nov 10am-3.30pm at RHS Wisley, Surrey We also currently arranging workshops in Micropropagation, Botanical Art, Plant records and Plant Health, and will keep you informed when these are finalised. To book a place on …

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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: …

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Free workshops for 2017

We are pleased to announce a series of free workshops for Collection Holders in 2017: Research Workshop: Thursday 2nd February, RHS Lindley Library, Wisley. The deadline to register for this workshop is Tuesday 10th January. See the Research Workshop agenda Social media workshop: 20th March, RHS Wisley. Herbarium Workshop: Thursday 18th May, RHS Wisley. Photography workshop: …

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Collection Holders Conference – roundup and materials

Thanks to all the Collection Holders and Collection coordinators who attended our 2016 conference on November 23rd at RHS Wisley. The presentations and additional material from the day are now available to download, click on the images below to download the files as pdf: Speakers presentations Collection Holders presentations Additional material from the conference can …

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Workshop on improving resilience against Phytophthora

The Forestry Commission is organizing a workshop on Thursday 6th October 2016 in York exploring opportunities for reducing Phytophthora risks to the plant trade and natural environment. The workshop will feature pest & disease management experiences; a focus session on nursery accreditation, and science updates. For more information visit http://www.forestry.gov.uk/fr/phytothreats The workshop will be held at APHA Plant Health …

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RHS Workshop on Pests & Diseases

The RHS is organising on September 19 at Wisley a Pest and Disease professional day. It will cover diagnosis, identification and control methods available for common and damaging pests and diseases, including practical diagnostic workshops. Information about potential pest and diseases coming to the UK. Lectures and workshops led by RHS specialists.  CPD BASIS points applied …

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