Protecting Bogs and Growers

As Chair of Defra’s sustainable growing media taskforce I was asked to pen my views about the peat and horticulture debate by NFU Horticulture magazine. It was published in the winter 2011 edition.

Alan Knight appointed Chair of DEFRA’s Peat Task Force

Alan Knight has recently (8 June 2011) been appointed Chair of DEFRA’s Peat Task Force along with 12 invited representatives from retailers, growing media manufacturers, growers and environmental organisations. The role of the Task Force will be to identify and address supply chain issues across both the amateur and professional markets and explore measures to Read More…