About Us

Horticulture Wales is an exciting pan-Wales project supporting Welsh horticultural businesses to reduce waste and optimise economic returns. 

Horticulture Wales is funded by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development and facilitated by Wrexham Glyndwr University. 

Project activities include: 

  • Building networks to facilitate knowledge transfer and peer support
  • Training, events, workshops and study tours 
  • An information hub with a range of useful resources and toolkits 
  • Supporting business growth and cluster development 
  • Developing existing markets and establishing new ones 

Previous project work and resources:

  • Packaging – toolkit to help businesses choose the most appropriate horticultural packaging
  • Plant Health – latest updates on plant and tree diseases
  • Events – upcoming industry events, workshops, and trade shows
  • News – latest news and views from across horticulture
  • Quality Assurance – schemes, standards, and accreditations available to horticulture businesses
  • Useful Links – signposting to industry organisations and sources of support
  • Crop Calculator – easily evaluate the economic returns for 12 fruit and vegetable crops
  • Green Marketing – tips on how to showcase the environmental and ethical aspects of your business
  • Water Management – advice and guidance to improve water efficiency and water quality
  • Logistics Benchmarking – a beginners’ guide to improving business performance by continual review and assessment
  • Branding – creating an identity for your business

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