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South Holland Growers Club

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Meetings for the 2012/2013 Season

Meetings are held at the Whaplode Manor Hotel, PE12 8AZ, approximately 1.5 miles NW of Holbeach on the A17.
Meetings commence at 7.30 pm.

For details of individual meetings, click on the link.

22nd October

Logistics in South Holland - Fowler Welch and the Transport Hub. Details

5th November

Drought, Water & Food Security - Melvyn Kay, UK Irrigation Association. Details

19th November

Peat in English Horticulture - a growing problem - Professor Jack Rieley will talk on DEFRA policy in relation to the EU and world situation. Details

3rd December

Agricultural Vehicle Theft and Security - Clive Harris, NFU Agricultural vehicle executive. Details

17th December

AGM followed by Rebecca Schofield - South East Asia Travelog. Details

7th January

Agricultural Property Relief & other legal issues - Richard Lewis. Details

21st January

Column Stocks - Disease Roundup - Fusarium & Pythium work on stocks - Martin McPherson of the Stockbridge Centre and Lyndon Mason (HDC meeting). Details

4th February

Delamores; past present & future - Darryl Brown, Delamores. Details

18th February

Seaweed and Nitrate Vulnerable Zones - Andy Eccles, Omex. Details

4th March

Economics - Rhys Herbert, Lloyds Bank chief economist (Open Meeting). Details