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James McKay replied to mark jenkinson's discussion What chipper
"I would say for certain that trying to shred waste to save space will inevitably end up costing you much more in time that it saves. No decent machine will fit in the back of a van really and it would be so cumbersome as to be a burden. 
I hired a T…"
4 hours ago
James McKay commented on Landscape Juice's blog post Want to get children gardening? Here's how
"Sounds like you are doing everything right! The last thing you want to do is to try and force kids to do things and put them off for ever. Climbing trees and just loving being outside is so vital to child development. The technical side can come lat…"
4 hours ago
Acacia Groundcare Hire replied to mark jenkinson's discussion What chipper
"Rather than trying to get one into the van have you looked at towable models of chipper or shredder? It could be fairly easy to fit a tow bar to your van if it doesn't have one already.
Definitely try a few out if you can - we're a little biased in…"
5 hours ago
James McKay posted a photo
OK, not strictly a landscaping project but thought I would indulge myself this morning, as I come to the end of my paternity leave, with a horticulture-based photo of our little girl Emily, born three weeks ago. I've been trying to train her up alre…
5 hours ago
Landscape Juice replied to B F's discussion Wind break options
"This from the Guardian over the weekend might prove helpful:
Alys Fowler: tough plants for windy plots
http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2015/jul/04/tough-plants-fo..."
5 hours ago
mark jenkinson replied to mark jenkinson's discussion What chipper
"Hi Paul, many thanks for the comments and help. I never had this issue previously as I worked overseas gardening, and had a small van, with flat back alloy tray. It was bloody good and I could pile the waste really high. I guess a shredder is more…"
6 hours ago
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What chipper

I need a chipper, what chipper do other gardeners have. It needs to be a petrol model. I can pay upto £1500. Anything above say 100mm diameter would be used as firewood I guess. I need to be able to move it on my own, and it needs to fit in my fiat…

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9 Replies · Reply by James McKay 4 hours ago

Wind break options

My parents live in a house at the top of a hill with fantastic views across the countryside. My mother however complains that she can't sit out even on the nicest of evenings due to the fact she gets blown to bits with prevailing winds.There is an…

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1 Reply · Reply by Landscape Juice 5 hours ago

Can anyone help me??

Hi Everyone. A long time visitor who has used this site for some great advice over the years. But I need some help please. I cant go in too much specific detail due to job related sensitivity/security. I am currently a Head Groundsman/Team Leader…

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