A group of year 8 students in Worcester have worked alongside a landscape architect on a live project to improve an area of their school grounds. It has challenged their perceptions of horticulture and changed their career ambitions.
Innovative, creative, challenging and world-leading are words that describe careers in horticulture. If you thought it was about growing cabbages with granddad, it’s time to think again!
Horticulture faces an imminent skills gap that threatens our economy, environment and food security. More skilled and talented young people are needed to safeguard the future of the Horticulture industry in the UK.