Progreen supports your network

LJN members' landscaping projects

Business Objectives Group

PRO

First Employee

I have an assistant employed for four days a week on a self employed basis. He has asked for a salary which i am happy to provide as he is very good. I currently pay him £80 per day.This works out as follows. £80 per day, £320 per week. £16640 per…

Read more…
5 Replies · Reply by James Hull on Monday

UK Landscape and Horticulture forum

Gary RK replied to Gary RK's discussion Sales of Glyphosate on Amazon
"Yes, that aspect (joe public) should be removed / prohibited, leaving it to qualified 'professionals' who have been trained and understand the risks etc.
It also provides value-add work for the likes of you and me......."
25 minutes ago
Richard Gadsby replied to Gary RK's discussion Sales of Glyphosate on Amazon
"In work really? The whole thread was started because joe public can buy roundup on amazon?
Anyway I'm obviously wrong so I'll sign off:)"
29 minutes ago
Richard Gadsby replied to Gary RK's discussion Sales of Glyphosate on Amazon
"only a few weeks back if I remember correctly a fully trained and competent tree surgeon killed himself so I don't see your point. Yes they are dangerous but my point is don't ban them let people live their lives"
44 minutes ago
Dan miller replied to Dan miller's discussion Strange or dangerous things...
"Are talking about the one he's hiding in ;)"
58 minutes ago
Richard Gadsby replied to Gary RK's discussion Sales of Glyphosate on Amazon
"Roundup chops arms off as well now does it?
:)"
1 hour ago
Richard Gadsby replied to Gary RK's discussion Sales of Glyphosate on Amazon
"What is the issue with chainsaws?
Why do you care who buys a chainsaw?
If they are using it day in day out they will be trained to some degree and if not it's their own fault if they do something stupid."
1 hour ago
Richard Gadsby replied to Gary RK's discussion Sales of Glyphosate on Amazon
"Maybe so but what comes next will either not work properly or be worse.
Not saying it's a good thing but is it really worth getting upset about?
I do honestly think if it was that bad it would have been banned years ago like some of the chemicals w…"
1 hour ago
Ben Carter replied to Gary RK's discussion Sales of Glyphosate on Amazon
"Glyphosate is likely to get banned due to over use, this is just encouraging it. "
1 hour ago
Nathan proud and Steve Jeffrey joined Landscape Juice Network
1 hour ago
Liam Booth posted a discussion
What I'm after doing is building a raised sleeper bed approx 8m x 1m height. I'm looking to plant large rootballed laurels in the bed approx 1m width and 2.5m tall. My worry is will they do well or will they be restricted given time possibly causing…
2 hours ago
Richard Gadsby replied to Gary RK's discussion Sales of Glyphosate on Amazon
"Let's make it so you need a permit for beer wine petrol chocolate sugar cigars petrol diesel the list is endless of things that can harm us and the environment. Do we really want to live in a police state? I know I don't!
It's ridiculous the things…"
2 hours ago
Gary RK replied to Gary RK's discussion Sales of Glyphosate on Amazon
"Is there a legal loophole when it's Amazon Marketplace? It was my belief that anyone who commercially sells pesticides etc had to be BASIS qualified ?
Anyway, as it's a poison you can imagine childs, pets, wildlife are not being considered.
Possible…"
2 hours ago
More…

Advertisers

Blogs

Landscaping & gardening jobs

Experienced Landscaper

Employer: Down to Earth Gardening

Job Type: Full Time

Location: edinburgh

Down to Earth Gardening Limited are a well-established gardening company working throughout Edinburgh and the Lothians. We currently… Continue

Experienced Horticulturist

Employer: Down to Earth Gardening

Job Type: Full Time

Location: edinburgh

Down to Earth Gardening Limited are a well-established gardening company working throughout Edinburgh and the Lothians. We currently… Continue

Garden Maintenance Operative

Employer: The English Garden Co Ltd

Job Type: Full Time

Location: South Mimms

A high end garden maintenance company in South Mimms, is looking for YOU! Working as part of a 2-3 man team in London and… Continue