The long term performance of perennials at Fullers Mill

Place: West Stow, Suffolk IP28 6HD Date: 22nd of September 2016 Speakers: Noel Kingsbury and James Hitchmough   Participants will learn how to make simple observations of perennial growth forms, and link these to long-term performance issues: longevity, rate and degree of spread, levels of self-seeding and competitiveness. * Participants will be able to make simple predictions of long-term plant performance. How long will plants survive? Will they spread? Will they seed? This full-day garden-based workshop aims at encouraging participants to … Read full story

The value of the natural environment in creating a foundation for economic growth and our health and wellbeing

This free event will explore the value of the natural environment and distinctive landscapes in supporting economic development and health and wellbeing for Suffolk, Norfolk and the East of England as a whole. It will also consider the challenges we face for nature to be truly recognised as the keystone of a prosperous economy and healthy society. Tuesday 17th March 2015 9am for a 9.30 start to 4pm Haughley Park Barn, Haughley Park, Stowmarket, Suffolk. IP14 3JY Coffee/tea and lunch … Read full story