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Clive Brown, a volunteer groundsman, has praised the SISIS Auto Rotorake Mk. 5 after it helped him pick up an award for the best ground in the Lincolnshire Cricket Premier League.  

“In terms of loyalty, I like to think that I’m old school,” said Cliv

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From groundsman to greenkeeper, contractor to sales advisor – the experienced Allan Wright has turned his hand to most jobs in the turf and amenity industry.

“In all of the positions that I’ve had in my career, I’ve always looked at the next step as a

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ICL and Lancaster University joined forces in 2017 to conduct a first-time research into the effects of wetting agents on plant physiology.

PhD researcher Vasileios Giannakopoulos committed himself to the three-year project to find out how wetting age

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Baggleys announced as Pellenc dealer

Baggleys Machinery have recently been appointed as an authorised dealer for the full range of Pellenc professional battery powered equipment.

Baggleys Machinery is a family run business based in Norfolk owned by Solly Mansfield. Solly’s wife Fiona and

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ICL has announced an update to the UK label of its residual herbicide, LockStar, which will provide users with more effective and flexible weed control.

The label update includes extended use of the product meaning that LockStar can now be applied all

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Matthew Hallam, head groundsman at Notts County FC, claims that the versatile Dennis G860 cylinder mower has been a saving grace after they were unable to carry out end of season renovations.

Matthew, who started life in the industry as a greenkeeper,

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With the impending difficulty some green space professionals will soon be experiencing from a delayed first cut, many are turning to the Etesia Attila AH75 brushcutter as a solution. 

The Etesia Attila AH75 brushcutter offers ride-on performance in a

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Dennis and SISIS are celebrating an impressive decade of groundcare seminars this year. In this article, we look at the history and development of the seminars and how they have proved to be so beneficial for so many of the unsung heroes in a wide va

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Inverallan Landscapes has taken one step further in its quest to become fossil fuel free by expanding its Pellenc portfolio with the purchase of two Rasion Easy self-propelled mowers and a set of Airion blowers.

Step by step, Inverallan Landscapes, a

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PRO 34R magnificent at Meadow Lane

Since using the Dennis PRO 34R rotary mower, the pitch at Notts County FC’s Meadow Lane has never been so clean according to head groundsman Matthew Hallam.

Matthew has been the head groundsman at Notts County FC for just over 18 months. In this relat

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Progreen Weed Control replied to Ben Gilg's discussion Problem on privet? Any ideas?
"+1 nutrients most likely. Bronzing on new growth could be phosphorous in particular but trace elements with a touch of broad spec fertiliser NPK + sulphur, calcium & magnesum is ideal, but not too much N at this stage. Amvista Phyter is a mix of…"
1 hour ago
Andrew Watts replied to James ODonnell's discussion Grass treatment and fertilising expansion
"Different weed controls effect different weeds and some are better early season. So with the weed control used, it's likely to leave behind some weeds which it's not as effective against as others. It's good to target specific weeds with specifc…"
3 hours ago
Andy wright is now a member of Landscape Juice Network
3 hours ago
Stephen r Brook-Smith replied to James ODonnell's discussion Grass treatment and fertilising expansion
"Pro green weed and feed
Think its amnista  at the suggested dose."
5 hours ago
Stephen r Brook-Smith replied to Stephen r Brook-Smith's discussion Xmas cards
"Cheers Darren 
I'll be doing similar 
Take care"
6 hours ago
David Benson replied to James ODonnell's discussion Grass treatment and fertilising expansion
"pro green has a black friday sale 10% off if its included in the sale"
13 hours ago
David Benson replied to Ben Gilg's discussion Problem on privet? Any ideas?
"what dave colton said but just check the base to make shore its not honey fungus "
13 hours ago
Glen Stillman replied to Ben Gilg's discussion Problem on privet? Any ideas?
" What he said ⬆️"
14 hours ago
Paul Baillie replied to Ben Gooding's discussion Bark
"Honestly since lockdown I've just been sent loads of crap. Nearly all of my work is within1/2mile of my house, and they send loads from further afield. I appreciate I'm very lucky having good work on my doorstep. Most would likely find it useful I…"
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Ben Gooding replied to Ben Gooding's discussion Bark
"Nice one Paul! Do you use it regularly or when something half decent pops up? "
14 hours ago
Dave Colton replied to Ben Gilg's discussion Problem on privet? Any ideas?
" Looks to me more like a nutrient deficiencie than mould, try giving it feed but make sure it's not high in nitrogen as this could cause too much sappy growth, try a liquid seaweed feed too."
15 hours ago
Paul Baillie replied to Ben Gooding's discussion Bark
"I was a bit cheeky with it. They started marketing me and I noticed that you got a free contact as a trial. So I waited for a juicy one.
well it paid off, for nearly 18 months I've had a job that takes 4 man days a week (I do one of them) and it…"
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Darren Walters replied to Stephen r Brook-Smith's discussion Xmas cards
"I've just started giving ours out this week as we visit each of our customers.  I've enclosed a separate sheet with a list of "Winter Jobs" to remind them and their families what we can do during the winter.  I also had a 2021 calendar printed on…"
15 hours ago
Adam Pilgrim replied to James ODonnell's discussion Grass treatment and fertilising expansion
"What are you using and at what dose rate?
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16 hours ago
John F replied to Ben Gooding's discussion Bark
"After Bark sent the leads i decided on which ones seemed appropriate and spent the required credit which then revealed their contact details and i responded in writing and waited  for a response , i did not always get a response possibly on account…"
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