Top tips for IYPH 2020
There are lots of important and easy ways you can help preserve plant life and support the International Year of Plant Health 2020.
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The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations is calling on people from all over the world to submit photos that illustrate their idea of healthy or unhealthy plants. The deadline for entries is 15 June 2020.
21st-27th September 2020 sees the launch of UK Plant Health Week. We are holding our first national plant health week where we will be sharing with you how you can help keep plants healthy, and practice good biosecurity. The week coincides with the Horticultural Trades Association's Million Planting Moments campaign. #iyph2020 #planthealthweek
Look out for our children’s Bug Hunts trail activities throughout the year at various sites across the UK to raise awareness of plant pests and encourage a new generation of bug hunters and nature detectives.
The RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2020 will be held in the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea, London, from 19 - 23 May.
National Tree Week, from 30 November - 6 December 2020, is the UK’s largest tree celebration, inspiring communities across the UK to plant thousands of trees every year since 1975.
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After visiting woodlands and parks to help limit the spread of potentially devastating plant diseases