Celebrating Year of Horticulture with a Royal Visit at South of England Show

Celebrating Year of Horticulture with a Royal Visit at South of England Show

This year the Society’s chosen theme was a ‘Celebration of Horticulture’ and Tangmere Airfield Nurseries were invited to take part in a special exhibit ‘Windows of Horticulture’ - nine varied displays demonstrating the best from horticulture specialists in the South East. Located in the Flower Marquee, Tangmere’s display featured aspects of biocontrol and irrigation… read more

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Open Farm Sunday - Join us on 8th June

Open Farm Sunday - Join us on 8th June

Sunday 8 June 2014 is Open Farm Sunday and Tangmere Airfield Nurseries are opening their gates to visitors, for what promises to be both a fascinating and enjoyable day out for the whole family. Open Farm Sunday is a nationwide event organised by LEAF (Linking Environment And Farming) to showcase British farming. It supports the growing interest by consumers in buying British and the increasing demand… read more

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25 Years: Tangmere celebrates landmark anniversary

25 Years: Tangmere celebrates landmark anniversary

Tangmere Airfield Nurseries was founded by Managing Director Dirk Houweling in 1988, and is still owned and run by Dirk and his family today. During its history the company has experienced significant growth having started with 7.5 acres in 1989, the site expanded and is now home to 75 acres of modern glasshouse facilities. Initially, the nursery grew tomatoes but after three years it was decided to… read more

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Fundraising for Comic Relief

Fundraising for Comic Relief

Thanks to everyone who helped us to raise funds for Comic Relief in our Red Nose Day spectacular! Our bake sale had lots of tasty treats made by our own staff (thanks to all those that baked - you were fabulous and to our wonderful volunteers). Donations were also kindly given by all staff that dressed in red for the day. read more

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