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West Malling GC benefits from Turf Rewards

Sam Young, Course Manager at West Malling Golf Club in Kent, has seen an improvement in the efficacy of his spraying operations since claiming the Team Scout pedestrian sprayer through ICL and Syngenta’s Turf Rewards loyalty scheme. 

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Farhat is now a member of Landscape Juice Network
1 hour ago
Richard Stone replied to Graham Garden's discussion Employers look for?
"Consider recruiting an apprentice by working with with local college and getting a well rounded interested and qualified employee.  Agree with RK that chipper and stump grinder quals are a great choice, also this equipment is dangerous and expensive…"
1 hour ago
paul watson replied to paul watson's discussion Hard (ish) pruning of a weeping birch
"Hi John.
rather than buy a new pruning saw is there anything wrong with using my battery recipricocal saw with a fine tooth blade 300mm long (I already have them) this gives lovely accurate straight cuts on fencing materials and have used many times…"
2 hours ago
Glen Stillman replied to paul watson's discussion Hard (ish) pruning of a weeping birch
"Morning John, I don't disagree with you at all, and I'm not trying to catch you out. Why do you say to do it in a months time, not now? "
3 hours ago
paul watson replied to paul watson's discussion Hard (ish) pruning of a weeping birch
"Thanks John, the client likes a good drink now and then  so if he found out about the winemaking he would have me cutting a branch a week off..
That is very helpful, Looks like I wil lhave to order a new pruning saw as my old little one is not up to…"
4 hours ago
john jones replied to paul watson's discussion Hard (ish) pruning of a weeping birch
"I would do it. Would maybe try and wait a month or so but to do it now will be ok. Do nice tidy cuts to the branch collars and don't put anything on the wounds. People make wine from birch sap and tap the trees deliberately and they survive."
11 hours ago
Andrew Coates replied to Andrew Coates's discussion How do you tackle this one folks
"Evening Craig,sorry to here about the rough time you had,but on a happier note your back on track.To start,finding this forum was a blessing,how informative they all are,I've held back on flyering and spoke to a window cleaner I know very well to ke…"
11 hours ago
Tim harris posted a discussion
Hi all. New to the site, very interesting reading some of the posts.  I'm based in Oxfordshire and a self employed gardener, mainly concentrating on the horticultural side of things and no so much on the hard stuff. Gardening runs in the family, my…
12 hours ago
Colin Hunt replied to Charlie Manton's discussion Summer house base (MOT or not?)
"Ah, I was under the impression that it was to be slabbed as above.
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14 hours ago
Martin parry and Amanda Richards joined Landscape Juice Network
14 hours ago
paul watson posted a discussion
Hi everyone.I have a client with a  weeping birch that has 5 or six branches growing vertically (so not very weeping), he wants these pruned back hard to where the weeping format is. the weeping part of the tree is approx 3.6 meters, the verticle br…
15 hours ago
Neil Darby replied to Alan reeves's discussion Bookeeping service
"I'm in surrey, I have just paid £360 for verifiecation of accounts & tax returns. Never even met my accountant. As Andrew says its tax deductable & this year the chancellor has had to give me £1.5k back & nothing to pay til July 21. Which along with…"
15 hours ago
Adam Woods replied to Charlie Manton's discussion Summer house base (MOT or not?)
"the instructions said "firm ground" - so we just scraped off obvious lumps then levelled with the minimum disruption possible to the surface. It was a shed for general storage.... not for storing a motorbike or similar.... I would think if it was fo…"
16 hours ago
Nick @ NM Garden Services Ltd replied to Andrew Midgley's discussion Feedback on Eliet Maestro Country Shredder/Chipper
"I reckon for £50 per hire you will be losing money due the wear, fuel and servicing requirements, not to mention time taken to load, transport, unload etc... Happy to be corrected!"
16 hours ago
Ben Pritchard replied to Graham Garden's discussion Employers look for?
"Chipper and aerial rescue, pa1+6, brushcutter."
16 hours ago
Chris R Selwyn-Smith replied to Andrew Midgley's discussion Feedback on Eliet Maestro Country Shredder/Chipper
"My Eliet Prof 4 works very well I keep in the yard and chip stuff I bring home and then compost it, It makes the world of difference when it comes to composting the shredded material really heats up Putting sappy green material will block it unless…"
16 hours ago
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Hi all. New to the site, very interesting reading some of the posts.  I'm based in Oxfordshire and a self employed gardener, mainly concentrating on the horticultural side of things and no so much on the hard stuff. Gardening runs in the family, my…

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Employers look for?

Question for employers in the arb sector. When looking for a new employee, what courses /tickets would you want to see? Also if an potential employee doesn't want the climbing ticket, what else would be most useful to the employer?Would chipper and…

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