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Are Apprentices in the Grounds Maintenance Industry the Answer to the Skills Shortage?

Are Apprentices in the Grounds Maintenance Industry the Answer to the Skills Shortage?There has been a long reported skills shortage in the grounds maintenance industry, with trained and skilled workers constantly being sought after. The uncertain future of migrant workers in terms of Brexit too, is once again raising the issue. So, are apprentices in […]

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Living Wage for the Horticultural Industry

Living Wage for the Horticultural Industry To start with, horticulture is defined as the science and art of growing plants which include flowers, vegetables, fruits and any other cultivar. Compared to agriculture, horticulture does not include animal husbandry or large scale crop production whereas horticulture includes landscape restoration, landscape and garden design, construction, and maintenance, […]

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Looking To Recruit A Gardener?

Looking To Recruit A Gardener? Keeping your garden trim, well-watered and cultivated can be difficult in summer, especially when we’re away a lot. Unsurprisingly, many people choose to use gardeners at this time of year. Finding a specialist contractor that can take care of a complex gardening job can also be a difficult task. At […]

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