dennis s500 plus seeder (1)

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Mike Finch of idverde has praised the performance of the Dennis S500 Plus seeder which he uses on the five greens at Victoria Park in Royal Leamington Spa.

idverde was appointed by Warwick District Council in 2012 to undertake grounds maintenance and

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Andrew Watts replied to Stuart Bell's discussion Lawn treatment
"Hi Stuart,
1. Speak to Progreen or Agrigem about ferts and products. They'll give you a annual programme of ferts based on your needs. Some thoughts: in general stick to around 100kg N/Ha annually if the lawns are mown weekly. If you're mowing the…"
2 hours ago
Glen Stillman replied to Neil Darby's discussion Lawn 'treatment'
"Yeah no 3 is what g t has just done for one of my customers. It's just frustrating, if we get more days like today I'll potentially be scarifying in 4/5 weeks time. It'll be a waste of fertiliser. Unfortunately g t just turned up and didn't even…"
4 hours ago
Stuart Bell replied to Stuart Bell's discussion Lawn treatment
"Peter
Telly appre iate the advice. Many thanks "
4 hours ago
Peter sellers replied to Stuart Bell's discussion Lawn treatment
"Stuart, we started lawn treatment a few years ago mainly through clients getting fed up of the one size fits all approach from the nationals , you will not be able to offer a professional service at their price levels. Nor should you want to! We are…"
4 hours ago
Andrew Watts replied to Neil Darby's discussion Lawn 'treatment'
"there are 3 scenarios here that come to mind:
1. It's a normal release 6 week spring fert and they are taking the micky (I don't think this is the case).
2. It's a high iron very low N granule, used for moss control. This is fine and for some…"
4 hours ago
Peter sellers replied to Neil Darby's discussion Lawn 'treatment'
"This is all about the nationals keeping employees in work and cash rolling in and relying on customer ignorance.
Grass needs an average soil temperature of 6 to 8 degrees to take up nutrients and grow. This very roughly equates to an average air…"
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Tim Wallach replied to Neil Darby's discussion Lawn 'treatment'
"I saw this too.  My customer was told that the granules were inert and would release their contents when the time was right.  Science and magic have become one!"
6 hours ago
My Garden Design commented on My Garden Design's blog post How To Price A Landscaping Job
"Thanks for your feedback Kit and good luck with your new business."
7 hours ago
mark thomas replied to Neil Darby's discussion Lawn 'treatment'
"Yes that's what they do now since last January a new schedule spring fert with a dose of iron Jan/Feb it used to start end of March the theory is Jan/Feb they would be aerating/scarifying where the big money is if we get a bad Jan/Feb then they lose…"
8 hours ago
Stuart Bell replied to Stuart Bell's discussion Lawn treatment
"Thanks Adam"
8 hours ago
Stuart Bell replied to Stuart Bell's discussion Lawn treatment
"Thanks"
8 hours ago
Stuart Bell replied to Stuart Bell's discussion Lawn treatment
"Thanks"
8 hours ago
Neil Darby posted a discussion
Hi all, HNY to you. My first job back this week after being away in the sun for a couple of weeks was a Laurel hedge hard prune for an occasional client. The clients aren't actually living in the property atm, but when I arrived on Tuesday the first…
9 hours ago
Nick @ NM Garden Services Ltd replied to Gary RK's discussion Electric vans ....
"They would suit us very well, as each van we have would typically do around 100 miles per week so range isn't an issue  
However due to our low mileage, we would never recoup the costs saved in fuel over the lifetime of the vans. We also don't have…"
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Lawn treatment

Evening all. I have recently joined the Network and set up my new gardening business in July 2021. So far it's been very rewarding and I have been able to build a loyal customer base.As I head I to 2022 I wanted to ask for some advice on lawn care…

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