GLDA Seminar 2019

Gardening on the Edge
Rewilding Green Spaces

in association with

Bloom, by Bord Bia

Saturday 23rd February 2019

Speakers:

Dusty Gedge (UK) Kevin Sloan (Texas USA)
Féidhlim Harty (Ireland) Monique & Thierry Dronet (France)

 

Full Members & Pre-Reg Ticket €85.00

Non-Member Early Bird Ticket €100

Friend Member Ticket €85.00

Friend Member ticket & Reduced Membership Subscription €100

Student Member Ticket €55.00

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GLDA Student & Graduate Garden Design Awards

GLDA Student and Graduate Garden Design Competition

Sustainable Garden Design Challenge

For Application Details, email studentawards@glda.ie

 

Submission Closing Date : Midnight on Monday, 14th January, 2019 (On-line submission)

Judging Date: Saturday, 19th January, 2019

Judging Panel: GLDA Council Members

 

Category One Applicant: Any student on the Island of Ireland currently studying an (accredited) garden design, landscape architecture, horticulture related course or landscape skills training course

Category Two Applicant : Any graduate from the above approved courses who qualified in 2016 & 2017 

Prize Awards

Best Category One (Student) Concept Master Plan Design – ipad Mini

Best Category Two (Graduate) Concept Master Plan Design – ipad Mini

Best Innovative Concept Detail Award 2019 – trophy

Best Planting Design 2019 – trophy

 

Each winner plus 2 runners up from each category will receive FREE entry to the GLDA Seminar on Saturday, 23rd February, 2019 plus GLDA (Pre-reg) Membership for 2019

 

To find out more or to request an application pack and design brief,

email studentawards@glda.ie

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GLDA CPD Workshop Thursday 15th November

Soil management/health and looking after the future using a holistic approach by incorporating SUDS

  • Date:  Thursday 15th November
  • Time:  9.30am – 1pm finishing with a light lunch
  • Where: Meet at Enrich Environmental, Kilcock, Co. Meath for a short tour of the facility.

This will be followed by talks and discussions with the following professionals:

Kevin McCabe (Enrich) – Soil health in a site environment and the use of soil in SUDS; it all starts with the specification.

Alwyn White (Greenleaf Ireland) – discusses tree planting in hard surface environments and how to sustain growth in urban areas/front gardens as part of SUDS.

Ronan Nangle (Nangle & Niesen) with the use of case studies will discuss tree selection and planting and the importance of soil selection/biosecurity/management/maintenance to a successful long term tree planting scheme.

To secure your place at the CPD workshop please email the GLDA office: info@glda.ie

or telephone the office tel: 01 294 0092

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GLDA AGM 2018 at Altamont Gardens

The 2018 AGM will take place at Altamont Gardens on October 6th

It starts at 11.50 for a 12 noon start, followed by a guided tour of the gardens by the head gardener Paul Cutler.

Dinner will be arranged at The Riverbank restaurant.

For those who would like to stay overnight B&B / Hotel recommendations on request.

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GLDA June Blake Garden Visit

This year’s GLDA garden visit will be to June Blakes garden.

on July 21st at 12 noon

There will be a guided tour by June followed by a buffet lunch, cost €20 per person.

You can book and pay via the PayPal Link below.

We look forward to seeing you there.


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