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April 27, 2018

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The last 10 gardens to win ‘Best in Show’ at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show -

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Children help promote flower festival -

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Gardens line-up announced for RHS Flower Show Tatton Park 2018 -

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Urban chic wins top show garden honours at Harrogate -

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Peabody invites tenders for Thamesmead’s Landscape and Green Infrastructure Strategy -

Thursday, April 26, 2018

30 years at RHS Chelsea Flower Show for Mark Gregory -

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Top international designers to gather at Singapore Garden Festival 2018 -

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Yorkshire horticulturist sees life’s work immortalised -

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Civils Expo returns to Birmingham this October -

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Sensory tours of the famous rose garden -

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Final four young landscapers selected for Young Landscapers Award -

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Plant power, pollination and urban innovation at Chelsea Flower Show 2018 -

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Hunts Engineering celebrating double milestone -

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Outdoor Creations celebrates 10th Anniversary -

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Brewin Dolphin Installation takes visitors back in time at RHS Chatsworth Flower Show -

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Hard Landscaping features on Trailfinders South African Wine Estate Garden -

Monday, April 23, 2018

New Lifestyle Gardens revealed for RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2018 -

Monday, April 23, 2018

National Children’s Gardening Week -

Monday, April 23, 2018

BALI announces GDPR Awareness Day for members -

Monday, April 23, 2018

GreenBlue Urban announce new Tree Grille -

Monday, April 23, 2018

Toro machinery selected for the Oaks Golf Centre

Toro

Here’s The Oaks Golf Centre greenkeeping team celebrating the arrival of their new Toro machinery with distributor Lely UK and dealer John Shaw Machinery. Phillip Benn, course manager at the Surrey golf venue, recently took delivery of a 15-strong Toro fleet after switching from a competitor machinery make to a five-year Toro exclusivity deal. The new mowers now tending to the 27-hole parkland course, which is known for its oak trees, include two Greensmaster TriFlex Hybrid 3420s, two Reelmaster 5510-Ds and 3100-Ds, and a Groundsmaster 4300-D, 4500-D and 360. Phillip also counts a Workman MDX-D utility vehicle, a ProCore 648…

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Kioti launches 8 new tractor models in 2013

Kioti

Tractor manufacturer Kioti are in the process of launching 8 new models and 19 new variants of tractors into the groundscare market. From May 2013, the range will be subject to some exciting changes. The first to be launched is the Kioti CK2810 compact tractor, brought in to replace the CK22 and CK27 products, which have been discontinued. John Walls, Managing Director of Reco, importer of the Kioti products into the UK told Joe Wilkinson, Equipment Editor of Pro Landscaper, ‘We needed these new models now because the CK22 and CK27’s aren’t being made anymore and we have run out…

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TORO MVP PACKS – SUMMER LIFE-SAVERS FOR HARD-WORKING FLEETS

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When money’s tight and time is at a premium, it’s tempting to run your turf equipment harder and longer without proper maintenance. But this can lead to poor performance or even threaten its life, with costly early replacement a real possibility.This is where Toro’s MVP Packs can be a real life-saver. From kits for rebuilding rollers and replacing hydraulic hoses to overhauling cutting units, MVP Packs with genuine Toro parts protect your equipment and keep you working all summer long. These handy packs provide all that’s needed to complete a routine servicing or special repair task – interval maintenance kits…

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Polaris Ranger 800 – smaller chassis, bigger heart

Polaris

The new Polaris Ranger 800 has a chassis that is smaller than full size Rangers, making it easier to manoeuvre, park and store. But that doesn’t mean this Ranger is any less capable of getting the toughest jobs done. At its heart is an 800 Twin Electronic Fuel Injection Engine with 50hp delivering big power in a midsize chassis. Big enough in fact to give you a 1,250 lb/566 kg of towing capacity to tow trailers and wheeled equipment with ease, and a top speeds of 55mph. Because you most probably need to get to the most inaccessible places the…

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BLEC machines at Plantworx with Stoneleigh demonstration team

Blec

BLEC Global, manufacturers and suppliers of specialised landscaping and Turfcare equipment offering a wide range of machinery for landscape maintenance contractors, have a full demonstration team and range of machines on show at Plantworx (May 14-16), Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire.  Organised by the CEA (Construction Equipment Association) the show will be the UK’s largest ‘working’ construction event covering more than 100,000 square metres and the first show of its kind since the final SED in 2009. They have two stands  – a static site at G47B and demonstration site opposite at G32B. Among the machines being demonstrated will be Cultipack Seeders, Power…

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Pellenc Announce Extended Warranty for Helion Hedgecutter and Battery

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To celebrate its 40th Birthday, Pellenc is offering to extend the warranty for an additional year on the Helion hedge trimmer and battery purchased at the same time. With over 10 years of experience in lithium-ion batteries, the company is seeking to strengthen their position and expertise in battery technology. Pellenc is the pioneer in environmentally-friendly battery-power tools for the landscaping, local authority and groundcare market. This extended warranty applies to Pellenc batteries as long as the battery is purchased simultaneously with the trimmer (Pellenc Battery: ULB 400, ULB 70P, ULB 1100 and POLY5) through the UK distributor Etesia UK….

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Makita MM4 Back-Pack Blowers selected by Countrywide from Ernest Doe & Sons

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Makita 4-stroke back-pack blowers have been ordered by national grounds care contractor Countrywide Grounds Maintenance for a major new municipal authority contract in Essex. The performance and green credentials of the Makita BBX7600 have convinced Countrywide to equip their grounds maintenance teams with the latest Makita blower. Seven of the 76cc MM4 powered blowers have been supplied by Ernest Doe & Sons, the major grounds care machinery distributor with 19 branches across Southern England. The order has been secured by the Fulborn, Cambridge branch of Ernest Doe & Sons after a thorough performance trial by Countrywide. “The Makita back-pack blower…

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The ARB Show promises a great day out

arb show

More than 60 trade stands have already been filled at the ARB Show 2013 – offering a great choice of specialist products and services for arborists and anyone with an interest in professional tree care.  And with just weeks to go before this major trade show, a programme of competitions and demos is also lining up, giving visitors even more reason to come to the ARB Show. 14 and 15 June are key days in the tree care sector calendar – as literally hundreds of arborists gather at their major annual trade show.  The ARB Show in Cirencester, Gloucestershire is ‘the’ place…

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PSD Groundscare excited about launching NEW GZC range of combi-seeders by ELIET

Eilet

PSD Groundscare are excited about the prospects of launching another innovative product from ELIET of Belgium the NEW GZC range of combi-seeders.  ELIET are an innovation-driven company, and has built its expertise over 30 years for both the private and professional users. The introduction of these machines to the UK offers the UK landscaper a new lower cost solution to growing the perfect lawn. SOWING – The art of Lawn construction One of the recurring needs of every homeowner, landscaper or keeper of public spaces, is to develop a beautiful green lawn.  Traditionally in the UK this has been done…

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Ransomes Jacobsen now offering new Turfco Triwave 40 trailed overseeder

Ransomes Jacobsen

Ransomes Jacobsen, the distributor of Turfco products in the UK and Europe, is now offering the new TriWave™ 40 trailed overseeder. This new model, which can be towed behind a utility vehicle, quad bike, bunker rake or tractor, provides versatility and easiest operation of any overseeder on the market. Unlike other overseeders, Turfco’s TriWave 40 quickly attaches to most turf vehicles making it convenient and efficient to use. In minutes the seeder can be attached and ready to use, eliminating the typical hassle associated with setting up a seeder. Once ready, the TriWave 40 can overseed and spot seed a…

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