LRF Horticulture (LRF Trädgård) represents the Swedish the horticultural industry and is a part of LRF, the Federation of Swedish farmers.
The aim for LRF Horticulture is to attend to policies and issues that are important for it’s members; farmers of horticultural products such as fruit, berries, vegetables, potatoes, ornamentals and nursery plants.
LRF Horticulture is workplace for five employed horticulturists and the work is led by a board, LRF’s horticultural delegation. The board consists of 12 members, representing the different kinds of horticultural production.
LRF Horticulture works with political questions that affect the market and business development. One of the most important issues is the availability of plant protection and both LRF and LRF Horticulture work hard with finding solutions for a good plant health scheme.
LRF Horticulture also arranges meetings and educational courses and thereby giving the members possibilities to discuss and exchange experiences.