Thu, 23 November 2017

Links

This page provides links to external web-sites that you may find useful. Please note that inclusion of a link on this page does not constitute a recommendation or an endorsement. Please contact webmaster if you want to suggest additional links.

Link Description
Collaborators
Garden OrganicFormerly HDRA, the Henry Doubleday Research Association. UK centre for organic horticulture.
VCSVegetable Consultancy Services - an independent agronomy company, providing consultancy services in the UK and worldwide.
Funders
HDCHorticultural Development Company - UK levy body that funds R & D on behalf of growers
Miscellaneous
Bacterial NamesUseful source of information for checking the validity of bacterial names
DefraDepartment for the Environment Food and Rural Affairs
CRDChemicals Regulation Directorate (used to be PSD) The Government agency responsible for pesticide registration.
BASISAn Independent Registration, Standards and Certification Scheme Serving Pesticide, Fertiliser and Allied Organisations and Interests
Societies
ISTAInternational Seed Testing Association. Aim: uniformity in seed testing
BSPPThe excellent website of the British Society for Plant Pathology
APSnetThe American Phytopathological Society
SfAMSociety for Applied Microbiology
Suppliers
MazurekMazurek Optical Services supplies and services microscopes throughout the UK and are equipped for any job no matter how large or small.
PlastokThe very helpful people that produced some steel mesh baskets for seed treatment
EnviromonitorsSupplier of weather stations, including the robust Watchdog 2000 series from US manufacturer Spectrum Technologies