Elsoms Tree Nursery

Calendar
Lothian & Borders Region
Date
23.05.2024 10:00 am
Location
Harperdean Farm, Haddington
Author
Super User
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Description

Description

Visit of Elsoms Trees Ltd, a native tree nursery dedicated to producing top-quality plants of local provenance Cell Grown Trees, Shrubs and Wildflowers.  In the Morning a walk around the nursery and discussions on Mycorrhizal fungi from Rhizocore Technologies. The Afternoon will be a practical session where you can have a go at seeding, transplanting perhaps even some weeding. (if the afternoon doesn’t appeal feel free to head away at the lunch break)

Outcomes

  • Better knowledge of Seed collecting and the difficulties involved.
  • How producers are dealing with the challenges of Peat Free Growing Medium.
  • Information on Mycorrhiza
  • Practical experience of Nursery work

Hosts

Elsoms Team and Rhizocore Technologies Team

Lunch/refreshment arrangements

Provided

PPE and other equipment

  • Waterproof clothing and
  • Sturdy boots
  • HI VIZ vests will be provided

Parking and meeting

Reception Walled Area - On site but would be good to join up to reduce cars as limited space

Booking information

Capacity
50
Tickets Booked
30

Location information

Harperdean Farm, Haddington

City
EH41 3SQ Haddington
Country
United Kingdom
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