October 22, 2017

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Rain Bird’s new LNK WiFi Module provides simple, smart management of residential and light commercial irrigation -

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Geocycle launches in the UK – leading co-processing company offers sustainable waste treatment solution -

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Christmas at Kew 2017 -

Saturday, October 21, 2017

World-renowned architects appointed for Gateshead Quays -

Friday, October 20, 2017

Makita UK supports operation airlift Caribbean -

Friday, October 20, 2017

ECHO take on autumn with the DPB-600 power blower -

Friday, October 20, 2017

Thrive gardeners visit Notcutts Oxford and create a haven for wildlife -

Friday, October 20, 2017

Timberwolf launches new petrol range at Saltex -

Friday, October 20, 2017

JCB toughens up the outdoor paint market -

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Adelaide Contemporary International Design Competition launches -

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Andrew Grant appointed Chair of Bathscape Landscape Partnership -

Thursday, October 19, 2017

IMaGOS – International Master in Garden and Open-Space design -

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Green-tech signs sole UK Distribution deal for TerraCottem Arbor to provide trees with the perfect start -

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Mango Paving & Landscaping celebrate tenth year in business -

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Two new species of ginger provide pretext for conservation -

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Schiller at Saltex 2017 -

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Winners of Amenity Sprayer Awards announced at 2017 Amenity Forum Conference -

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Green funding boost from CSGN Development Fund -

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Exploring accessible garden design in Japan and Singapore -

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

South Lanarkshire Park is Scotland’s best -

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

The clever way to scarify

scarify

It’s the time of year when a little warmth, sun and rain can make it a good time to scarify, with fresh grass ready to grow through. The build-up of living and dead grass stems, roots, rhizomes and stolons that create thatch will be inhibiting the ability of the turf to absorb water, nutrients and air. Hitch a Wessex ProLine STC scarifier collector to a compact tractor and you’ll make short work of dealing with thatch, moss and the debris scarifying creates on the grass. Designed for the maintenance of sports pitches, golf courses, amenity turf and large gardens, the…

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Great Wall Steed now with six-year warranty

Great Wall

Already the UK’s most affordable 4×4 double-cab pick up, the Great Wall Steed is currently the only vehicle of its kind to be offered with a six year / 125,000-mile warranty, following the introduction of a new offer from the Chinese brand. The extended six-year warranty comprises the 3 year/60,000 mile manufacturer warranty plus a further 3 year/125,000 mile powertrain extended warranty provided by Great Motor Distributors (UK) Limited. The six year warranty is available on all Steeds purchased between now and June 30, 2013. As well as the new six-year / 125,000-mile mechanical warranty, all Great Wall Steeds benefit…

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The Epower Truck 2p per mile new Alke ATX200E utility truck

Epower Trucks

The new Epower Truck Alke ATX200E battery-powered utility truck will provide improved facilities maintenance and security services at MEPC’s 417 acre Hillington Park site near Glasgow. The vehicle, which will further lower Hillington Park’s carbon footprint and save on fuel, is used daily for litter picking and is fitted with a cage body, allowing for easy storage of refuse sacks.  Previously, a diesel van had been used for this task. The cage can be removed, allowing the versatile vehicle to also be used as a conventional flat bed truck. Jerry Hanss, Managing Director of ePower Trucks, said: “Hillington Park takes…

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Invitation to a Campey Pitch Renovation and Demo Day at Fleetwood Town Football Club

Campey

Campey Turf Care Systems will be demonstrating the latest turf maintenance equipment and undertaking a complete pitch renovation at Fleetwood Town Football Club on Thursday 23rd May, 2013. Dale Frith, Head Groundsman at Fleetwood Town Football Club is looking forward to the event. “We are pleased to welcome Campey Turfcare Systems and their customers to Highbury Stadium for the Demonstration and Renovation Day.  They will have a rare opportunity to enjoy the excellent facilities we have established here.” He went on “Personally I am looking forward to seeing the latest and world-renowned pitch renovation machinery and techniques that will help…

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New Holland tractors rolling off forecourt after two prestigious deals

New Holland

New Holland tractors have been rolling off the forecourt at the Turney Group after prestigious deals with Blenheim Palace and one of the UK’s biggest grounds maintenance companies. The larger of the two sales saw four T5050 tractors supplied to the Weston-on-the-Green branch of Continental Landscapes Ltd, in Oxfordshire, which works with customers from the south coast of England all the way to Scotland. The second was a particularly high-status agreement with the famous Blenheim Palace estate in Woodstock, Oxfordshire. It took delivery of a T4.75 tractor to help keep its immaculate grounds in order. Robert Millar, groundcare sales manager…

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New AIR 2G2 Pedestrian Aerator from Campey Turf Care Systems

Campey Turf Care

This latest addition to the Campey Turf Care range of turf aeration equipment is perfect for tackling deep seated compaction on and around golf greens, walkways, professional football pitches and bowling greens. Tried and tested on golf courses and sportsturf around the world, the Air 2G2 self-propelled Air Injector, uses air to shatter the hard pan created through normal to heavy everyday activity on the course. Poor soil conditions caused by drought, excessive root encroachment, flooding or general over use of the surface, can all be alleviated quickly and effectively with the Air 2G2. The Air 2G2 works on the…

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Council partnership partners with Allett

Local authority partnership, Adur and Worthing Councils, has taken delivery of 14 new Allett pedestrian mowers to maintain sports surfaces and parks located throughout the area served by the two West Sussex councils. Selected following thorough examination by council supervisors and staff of the mower options available to them, the Allett mowers chosen consist of eight Tournament 24s and six Buffalo 24s, all supplied through tender-winning dealer, P Tuckwell Ltd, in association with Allett’s local area dealer, AMP Services of Hove. The requirement for a large number of new Allett mowers to be delivered ready for the 2013 season was…

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Dennis and SISIS choose Fusion Media to Handle PR Account

Dennis and SISIS, divisions of the Howardson Group, a leading British manufacturer of innovative world class turf maintenance equipment, has announced a new strategic partnership with Fusion Media (Europe) Limited that will include working together on a variety of PR and digital media projects for both brands. In order to intensify its communication and public relations message and as part of its overall strategy designed to reinforce its presence in the marketplace, Dennis and SISIS decided to call on the services of Fusion Media to handle all PR, media relations and social media activities. For the last 90 years Dennis…

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Motorcycles and mowers: Husqvarna’s pioneering spirit

From Steve McQueen’s prized Husqvarna 400 Cross motorcycle to Automowers that practically do the gardening for you, Husqvarna is still inventing innovative products. Peace and contemplation; for many people, these are the secret joys of lawnmowing. It is ironic, then, that Husqvarna, the world’s largest manufacturers of outdoor power products, started out in 1689 producing muskets for the Swedish army. The precision engineering skills needed for weapons production were gradually put to more peaceful use. The machinery that had produced the Swedish Army’s new rifle in the mid-1800s turned out to be ideal for producing treadle sewing machines. Pans, stoves,…

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ELIET: Aeration, Scarifiying, and Overseeing

PSD Groundscare the UK distributor for ELIET Europe of Belgium, are excited about the prospects of developing the ELIET brand in the UK.  ELIET, an innovation-driven company, has built its expertise over 30 years for both the private and professional user alike. THERE’S MONEY IN THE MOSS … HOW TO GET IT OUT? Our current climate allows moss to grow quickly in the spring, suffocating the lawn as a result. Dethatching or scarifying has become a common and natural way of caring for the lawn. Scarifying is a fast and efficient way to remove the majority of the moss and…

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