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Prior to the launch of Agrovista Amenity, Martyn Parrish was a technical area sales manager for Maxwell Amenity. He had been in the role for two years before the acquisition.    

“We’ve become one of the largest companies in the sector, and are able t

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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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Weed-free soil with just one application

UNIQUE residual turf herbicide, Valdor® Flex, is now available from Agrovista Amenity.

Valdor Flex was introduced to the UK turf and amenity market last year and has been widely praised for providing excellent r

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Agrovista Amenity launches at BTME

Maxwell Amenity and Sherriff Amenity, the professional turf and landscape division of Agrovista, have joined forces to herald the start of an exciting new era.

Agrovista Amenity, launched at BTME in January, brings together two of the most experienced

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Kris Baker replied to James King's discussion A spreader for fertiliser and grass seed
"I have tow-behind Agri-Fab sweeper, hollow tine and scarifier rake, they are about 4' wide and seemed comparatively cheap to me. Must be about 5 years old now, in my case only used a few times a year (although the sweeper is used much more often) an…"
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John Vanderboom replied to James King's discussion A spreader for fertiliser and grass seed
"Oh, I had almost the same situation and thoughts.
After reading a huge amount of articles and reviews I finally decided to buy an Agri-Fab unit. I've used this twice now and it works very well. I found I had to put a small pipe on the handle to make…"
14 hours ago
John Vanderboom replied to Tim Bucknall's discussion Kubota or Iseki?
"Never heard about these units. Read a few reviews and can say Iseki has more good reviews.
Very intrigued by what can say people who used them. "
14 hours ago
dan replied to Chris Roberts's discussion Cut flowers.
"Also i think theres considerable difference if you are growing plants on the highly infectious Xylella fastidiosa list. 
Be advised that if you are registering for Plant Passports you will be inspected possibly anually at a charge that can range qui…"
16 hours ago
dan replied to Chris Roberts's discussion Cut flowers.
"Plant passports wouldnt apply to direct face to face sales if i remember correctly. 
It applies to long distance selling or online sales. 
You would in theory need to be registered as a Plant Provider but to be honest the whole system has been a sha…"
16 hours ago
Fusion Media posted a blog post
KAR UK has awarded Water Garden UK with the 2019 top sales award after its impressive distribution of Kasco Marine products.Water Garden UK is a leading supplier of high-quality water gardening products. As a family run business based in Portsmouth,…
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David Rigby replied to David Rigby's discussion Contracts and pricing
"Thanks Tim.
I like that wording, I'll factor that in to my agreements.
We won't lose money on this job but certainly won't make enough for it to have been worth the mither if that makes sense! I'm going back to basics with pricing - any thoughts on…"
17 hours ago
PGM replied to Edward baker's discussion Stihl 448 mower
"Hi Edward, any updates now after almost a month? Would be very interested to hear how it's performing re mulching and general cutting/collecting."
18 hours ago
Kris Baker replied to Boris Pilfold's discussion Safe chemical application and aftercare
"eBay maybe? 
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/WS890-WARNING-HERBICIDE-SPRAYING-IN-PROG...
They list over 200,000 products ... might be able to make something to your requirement (or other smaller eBayer sign makers maybe)
Ah ... their website might be mor…"
19 hours ago
Richard Stone replied to Will's discussion Going Electric
"We wre trialling our first strimmer the Stihl 130 and yesterday I ordered a blower BGA86 so looking forward to trialing that on our privaet garden contracts.  The strimmer is excellent, no issues so far, takes time to adjust to the fact that it won'…"
19 hours ago
James Boardman replied to Jim Gibbon's discussion Secateurs
"I have a pair of Tobisho SR-1 secateurs but they have stayed for use at home. They are amazingly sharp and nice to use, I love the idea of them being hand forged. I use my Felco 8 at work and they get a battering but are easy to maintain. As said be…"
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Glen Stillman replied to Jim Gibbon's discussion Secateurs
"Thanks Jonathan, I think that's given me the kick I needed to get myself a set. 
Will report back in due course. "
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Contracts and pricing

Hi all. I’ve got a couple of queries that I’m hoping you can share your wisdom on.I’m sure the answers to these are in the bog somewhere but I can’t subscribe this month as it’s been rather an expensive one for one reason or another. So I will join…

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