Bord na Móna announces increased UK focus for 2019

Bord na Móna has revealed plans to significantly increase its focus in the UK retail market over the next year as it readies for Brexit with the opening of a new distribution site in Cambridge. The news follows the company’s recent restructure as it decarbonises its business in Ireland and moves away from peat harvesting…


Responsibly sourced for a sustainable future

For Bord na Móna UK, this year’s Glee showcase is about championing two of the most fundamental product features on every retailer’s mind: responsible sourcing and sustainability. The growing media supplier is at the forefront of environmental studies, from New Product Development (NPD) and research through to packaging and educating the end consumer. With the…


Interview with Anna Kavanagh

Anna Kavanagh joined Bord na Móna Horticulture Ltd in 2005, bringing with her more than 20 years of industry experience. Her role began as Professional Sales Manager for Ireland, later expanding into the UK, dealing with growers, distributors, manufacturers and other organisations worldwide. Today, Anna heads up the Technical, Quality, and Research and Development divisions…


The Best Water-Conserving Products

With the high summer heat set to continue and a hosepipe ban on the horizon, due to affect more than seven million people across the UK and Northern Ireland, gardeners are seeking out ways to keep their outdoor spaces looking healthy and their plants from perishing in the heat. Jason Pike, National Sales Manager at Bord na Móna UK, has the following advice on what products growers can use, if they need to conserve water this summer.


Bord na Móna Acquires UK Green Waste Company

Bord na Móna is pleased to confirm the acquisition of one of the UK’s most successful horticulture companies, White Moss Horticulture Limited (WMH). WMH is one of the largest Green Waste composting companies in the UK, manufacturing composts and other growing media, supplying large national retail outlets, landscapers, amenity companies and hobby gardeners with sustainable…