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DAVID at Orion Forestry replied to DAVID at Orion Forestry's discussion Anyone laying perimeter wires for robot lawnmowers?
"Thanks for the questions. I'll put them to the manufacturer and post up some info on this thread."
3 minutes ago
Ben Jakes replied to Josh Thornton's discussion Incorporating new services/skills
"A patio isn't just stone/concrete- it's a job delivered to agreed spec and £XXXX profit in my pocket. Less corny and a more focused way of looking at it ;-)
A years work experience in Aus (lucky bugger) and 8 years running your own business makes yo…"
1 hour ago
Ben Jakes replied to DAVID at Orion Forestry's discussion Anyone laying perimeter wires for robot lawnmowers?
"Looks a well designed machine. I'd be interested in the life (and price) of the consumable parts, and how well it deals with anything like even slightly dry clay.
Another good buisiness oportunity would be a repair service. If I had a pound for the…"
1 hour ago
Ben Jakes replied to Josh Thornton's discussion Lime and Plasticiser
"You can get combined waterproofers and plasticisers that do a reasonable job.
Important also to know the difference between hydrated lime (used as a plasticiser) and hydraulic lime (used to make mortar when laying softer stones, especially in conser…"
1 hour ago
Ben Jakes replied to Seth Burgess's discussion Storing Seed/Fert in plastic buckets.
"How is sealing it in a more air tight container going to reduce the shelf life? Of course it will work. To address Neil's point, cut the label off the original bag and sellotape it to the bucket."
1 hour ago
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David Benson replied to Phil Voice's discussion Dewayne Johnson v. Monsanto Company is the first Roundup cancer lawsuit to proceed to trial
"there was a culdesack where i had three houses one of them asked me to clear the autum leaves up on the road and would pay me extra so while doing next door i blowed the leaves onto the road to make it easer to pick up and convinced her self that sh…"
11 hours ago
Ben Gilg replied to Darren Ross/Alan Dobbie's discussion Mower
"Got the 48 Pro and the dealer upped the revs to get a better throw, might be worth asking for yours ?"
14 hours ago
Andrew Betteridge replied to Phil Voice's discussion Dewayne Johnson v. Monsanto Company is the first Roundup cancer lawsuit to proceed to trial
"So, it begs the question, how many customers are prepared to pay a landscape maintenance contractor or gardener to keep the streets tidy around their homes?"
17 hours ago
Andrew Betteridge replied to Phil Voice's discussion Dewayne Johnson v. Monsanto Company is the first Roundup cancer lawsuit to proceed to trial
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17 hours ago
Andrew Betteridge replied to Phil Voice's discussion Dewayne Johnson v. Monsanto Company is the first Roundup cancer lawsuit to proceed to trial
"Oddities occur at times.
Today I  have been working at some Housing Association flats, it is a small estate with a public road within it. The HA pay a landscape maintenance contractor to be the whole estate clean and tidy with lawns and hedges cut a…"
17 hours ago
dan replied to Phil Voice's discussion Dewayne Johnson v. Monsanto Company is the first Roundup cancer lawsuit to proceed to trial
"Id expect that various councils or parishes will start to treat the issue dependant on the wishes of their residents, rather than one approach for all. 
I personally have no issues with council using weedkillers in a responsible fashion, but id say…"
20 hours ago
Andrew Betteridge replied to Phil Voice's discussion Dewayne Johnson v. Monsanto Company is the first Roundup cancer lawsuit to proceed to trial
"That would be David Camerons' "Big society" with volunteers undertaking work and providing services that were previously the responsibility of government and councils.
If you consider spraying footways alongside roads and in public places with weedk…"
21 hours ago
dan replied to Phil Voice's discussion Dewayne Johnson v. Monsanto Company is the first Roundup cancer lawsuit to proceed to trial
"I guess there would be some situations where some physical damage could be done by weed growth but i would imagine in a minority of cases. 
I believe the council stopped weed killing around here well over a year ago - and in many areas probably far…"
22 hours ago
Andrew Betteridge replied to Phil Voice's discussion Dewayne Johnson v. Monsanto Company is the first Roundup cancer lawsuit to proceed to trial
"Ah, but!
This is the first year that the paths have not been sprayed as far as I know.
The paths don't actually have good foundations and plants can easily start breaking up the tarmac and surfaces. 
The common consensus seems to be that if people …"
23 hours ago
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