Hort-Talk – The complexities of peat

In the latest episode of the Horticultural Trades Association (HTA) podcast, Hort-Talk, Mike Burks (Managing Director of The Gardens Group), Natalie Porter (Sales Director at Happy Plants Ltd), Ben Malin (Managing Director of E J Godwins) and David Lydiat (Public Affairs & Policy Manager at the HTA) discuss the complexities of peat, why peat has been so valued in horticulture and why it is unparalleled as a growing media. They also share the success in the voluntary transition of the sector to peat-free to date and why challenges still need to be overcome to grow peat-free successfully.

Hort-Talk was launched in 2021 to take the most relevant industry subjects and make them accessible and digestible for all so that everyone can feel part of the conversation.

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