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Leaf collection was once a three-man job but is now a one-man job according to Mark Jaques, deputy head greenkeeper at Gillingham Golf Club – thanks to the SISIS Litamina 1200.

Gillingham Golf Club has been situated in Medway, Kent for well over a cen

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Bruce Elliot, Crystal Palace FC’s Head of Grounds and Estates, claims that his overall confidence in the Dennis brand was a major factor in the club’s decision to purchase six PRO 34R rotary mowers.

After using smaller rotary mowers for several years,

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Tom Hobbis, former greenkeeper, father-to-be and Amenity Specialist for Agrovista Amenity reveals exactly why he feels blessed – every single day.

As the end of his school life was approaching, Tom didn’t really know what his future held. However, a c

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Alan Abel from Complete Weed Control (South & Central Wales) has claimed that ICL’s residual herbicide, LockStar, has become an essential product in his armoury.

Since its launch last year, LockStar has been well received in the turf and landscaping s

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Agrovista Amenity plays integral role in successful weed control results

Luton Borough Council has been reaping the benefits of using innovative Mankar spraying units in its weed control programme.

The promising results come after Agrovista Amenity won

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Jim Portas, head groundsman at Boston United FC, has explained how a new Dennis G860 is helping him to deliver the best pitch he possibly can at the club’s new stadium.

The Dennis G860 and range of cassettes was purchased by Burdens Group for Boston U

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With two rugby pitches and a new, dedicated cricket pitch all constructed to add to the existing two rugby pitches, Towcestrians Head Groundsman, Tom Waldock, knew he would need some new machinery to keep everything in shape!
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Safe and effective weed control

Roundup ProActive: confidence for both contractor and customer

Adam Pilgrim from ANP Services Spalding Ltd, has long relied on Roundup ProActive from ProGreen claiming that it offers several benefits to both the contractor and the customer.

Roundup Pro

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Jacksons Fencing Convex Tongue and Groove Fence Installation in Wellington, Shropshire

We have transformed a Shropshire garden by removing the tired lap fencing, and installed on both sides of the garden Jacksons Fencing Convex Tongue and Groove Panel

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A NEW RANGE of biodegradable guards are now available, helping to reduce the environmental impact of planting new whips and improving landscape management.

WhiptecBio tree and hedge guards are made from recycled material and are 100% sustainable, biod

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A new and exciting era is just around the corner for Boston United FC, and it all starts with an impressive new stadium and a Mansfield Sand Fibresand pitch.

Boston United has said farewell to its ground at York Street after its lease expired and the

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It’s elementary with the Dennis PRO 34R

Head groundsman Garry Watson and his deputy John Holmes have praised the Dennis PRO 34R rotary mower for keeping several grass areas in fantastic condition at the King Edward’s School in Edgbaston, Birmingham.

Founded in 1552, King Edward’s School is

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Karsten Tomkins replied to Karsten Tomkins's discussion Income Protection
"Andrew Midgley I've started to look into claiming my premiums back through the Financial Services Ombudsman. Their advice is to first contact the insurance company and give them a chance to resolve the matter. I think I've got two angles on this -…"
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Aaron Brownlee replied to Greg Francis's discussion Etesia 2019/2020 pro46 phts3
"Hi everyone newbie on here. Was searching online and I found this thread. I got the pro 46 out on demo there and ended up ordering 4 of them. Good bit of kit. The only thing I didnt like was the speed of the mower its painfully slow. So decided to…"
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Jonathan Davidson replied to Gary RK's discussion Landscaping choices have consequences .....
"Yes I saw this on Twitter earlier and made me think, whilst stood on a sodden riverbank and soft lawn (I soon packed up and went home) I recall hearing something on the radio years ago about what sized area was being turned over to parking and…"
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Ian Harvey replied to Gary RK's discussion Landscaping choices have consequences .....
"Next door to one of my customers replaced their whole back garden grass with fake grass last year. The whole garden is on a slope down to the house. Guess what happened one particular heavy rain storm afterwards- yes - all around the rear of the…"
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Taken at face value, this shows the effect landscaping choices can have on neighbours, our street-scene, and the environment? 
Multiply this by hundreds and perhaps it partly explains localised flooding? 
 
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joan bowler replied to Karsten Tomkins's discussion Garden Design on a Steep Slope
"I have my own little garden now where I grow a lot of different plants. I also did courses for gardeners at the beginning where I learned a lot of useful things."
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Leaf collection was once a three-man job but is now a one-man job according to Mark Jaques, deputy head greenkeeper at Gillingham Golf Club – thanks to the SISIS Litamina 1200.Gillingham Golf Club has been situated in Medway, Kent for well over a…
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Honey Badger replied to Stuart white's discussion Quick books or other digital accounts.
"Mines a partnership with the wife. It was £350 12 years ago."
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Tim Wallach replied to Stuart white's discussion Quick books or other digital accounts.
"Thanks Gary
'Making Tax Digital' being extended to those below the VAT threshold in April 2022.
This deadline is not that far away...
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Tony @SM replied to Mike Strange's discussion Artificial lawn instillation
"Another vote for real grass, here!  I'm sure the quality of artificial lawns will get better but right now they age quickly. As said upthread, they need constant attention. Of course, the real thing I dislike about them is they are artificial,…"
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Gary RK replied to Stuart white's discussion Quick books or other digital accounts.
"Without knowing your full circumstances, I'd still hazard a guess that is on the very high side for a sole trader / self employed person.
A good small business specialist accountant should be your 'best friend' if you want to minimise tax liability…"
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