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    A wildlife haven. . . in the middle of an industrial estate?

    A few weeks ago the apprentices headed out to Cae Pobl in Cross Hands with Dr Kevin McGinn to try and help boost biodiversity in a predominantly industrial setting.

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    Pruning Workshop · Apprentice Blog

    We were invited to attend an apple tree winter pruning workshop at Cui Parc, where Richard who maintains the orchards there would be teaching us.

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    I have never been happier

    Hi, I’m Zoe and a year ago I couldn’t have imagined I would be an apprentice working at the National Botanic Garden of Wales. Life has changed a lot!

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    Flowerpot Podcast – The One with Apprentice Scheme Sponsor Patrick Daniell

    In this latest Flowerpot podcast, Bruce Langridge chats to the benefactor Patrick Daniell about his support for the Botanic Garden’s Horticultural Apprentice Scheme and his emotional attachment to Wales

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    Eden Project Placement Week

    The Eden Project was my first choice of placement because it has unique large biomes, and I was interested to see the ways in which they were both similar and different from our own Great Glasshouse.

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    Cardiff Council Work Placement

    Going to Cardiff for a work placement was interesting because of how different gardens in the middle of a city are compared to here at the National Botanic Garden of Wales because we’re in the countryside.

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