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Which moss killer?

I'm looking for a moss killer which can be mixed with glyphosate and applied to surfaces.Looking at MMC PRO on Pitchcare but it doesent seem to go far, one litre for 5sqm?Am I missing something or is there another product which is better value?Thanks

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Water cabbage

I have a customer with a running stream coming from a golf course, it runs through her garden and onto a neighbours property which is a 200sqm pond, and runs further on....She wants rid of the water cabbage which has invaded her stretch of…

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Selling on maintenance runs

Hi allI'm thinking of next year passing up 2 of my domestic maintenance runs. Both bring in 500 roughly a day with 3 men. Both these runs equate to £7000 roughly through the summer months (15 cuts) with the odd bit of work through the winter, some…

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Viking MB 4 RTP

Any one got one or had experience with one?I have some areas in some contracts which are tight access (to tight for my 36 inch scag) but can be cut and dropped.I'm looking for a powerful mower which can drop the cuttings and not require more than…

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Lawn fertiliser

Hi allI need to do a lawn feed, weed and Moss kill to a site. I think it's around 3 to 4 acres.Has anyone got any advice on which granular fertiliser to use?It will be spread using a broadcast spreader towed by a compact tractor.Also any other…

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Ride on Mower Advice

Morning guys,

Im looking to buy a new or nearly new ride on which collects and Im wondering what you guys are running? Im currently using two Toro Turfmasters to cover a 3 acre site every two weeks although they do the work in…

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landscaper wages

Whats the average wage for a landscape operative (skilled)?

I pay one of the lads with 3 years experience £8 per hour, he can do all tasks from spraying to operating heavy machinery such as scags and pay the new start £6.50 per hour…

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