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    The Tomato Working Party joined up with GrowSave for their March meeting at STC to hear about the latest thinking on energy saving and humidity control. The speaker was René Beerkens from Hoogendoorn Growth Management and he had a clear message “you can start saving energy today without any investment in new equipment”. More
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    Biomass Study Tour

    17.02.2015

    More than 30 grower and supplier delegates attended an afternoon seminar at Canons Brook Club in Harlow and visited three nearby nurseries the following day, each with different biomass heating systems.  More
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    On the 6th November 2014, we held an event at Stockbridge Technology Centre to share some of the latest energy saving research from the UK and Europe.  More
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    Here are the presentations from the GrowSave cost saving and technology event held at Donaldson's Nursery, by kind permission of Hall Hunter Partnership.    More
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    On Monday 7th July HDC held an open day at Red Roofs Nursery in Cottingham near Hull. The focus of the event was to show off the results of a trial investigating the performance of a Refrigeration-based dehumidification system (HDC project ref PE/PO 013). More
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    On 30th April 2014 we held a GrowSave training event to give UK growers a detailed insight into the Dutch New Way of Growing approach, and to help them understand how to implement the findings. More
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    On Tuesday 8th April around 20 growers joined us for a visit to R&L Holt’s Springhill Nursery near Evesham. The event was organised to show how the site has integrated an Anaerobic Digester (AD) with the energy needs of tomato growing. More
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    Growers of protected crops who attended this event heard from Dutch consultants how the drive to save energy, and to grow more sustainably, was seeing fundamental changes to glasshouse cropping practices in the Netherlands. More
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    A GrowSave training event led by Jon Swain and Oli Coe from Farm Energy Centre, held at the High Leigh Conference Centre in Hertfordshire. More
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    A GrowSave training day led by Tim Pratt and Jon Swain from Farm Energy Centre, held at Bordon Hill Nurseries in Warwickshire. More