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After winning the 2019 SALTEX College Cup, four students from Myerscough College recently enjoyed an unforgettable experience at Real Madrid’s Bernabéu Stadium.

The annual SALTEX College Cup, sponsored by Toro and Reesink Turfcare, is a student-led sp

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Due to popular visitor demand, show organisers have revealed that an increased number of indoor demonstrations will be taking place at SALTEX 2020 in a large dedicated arena on the show floor.

At SALTEX 2019 the Eco Village demonstration area offered

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A number of key industry experts will be uniting to collaboratively tackle the biggest issues facing the groundscare environment at SALTEX 2019, which takes place at the NEC, Birmingham on October 30 and 31.

Learning LIVE, SALTEX’s all-encompassing an

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After winning the 2018 SALTEX College Cup, students from Bridgwater and Taunton College in Somerset, recently enjoyed their prize of a behind the scenes tour at The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC), Wimbledon.

Simon Cook, Jacob Camplin, Ryan Tate

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Entries to the SALTEX 2019 Innovation Award are now open for all SALTEX exhibitors to take part – allowing show visitors the chance to witness a stellar line-up of brand new products and services that are pushing the boundaries in groundscare innovat

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New for 2019, SALTEX visitors can expect to experience the latest green technology in groundscare in a new area on the show floor, which is purely dedicated to environmentally-friendly products.

The trend towards sustainable and environmentally-friend

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Now in its 74th year, SALTEX is growing from strength to strength in its NEC home.

In fact, already 70 per cent of the SALTEX 2019 floorplan has been allocated with more than 180 SALTEX 2018 exhibitors returning. Over 40 of these exhibitors have incre

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From robotics to hybrid mowers and digital apps, ground-breaking ideas to thought provoking debates, career enhancing advice to limitless opportunities; the recent SALTEX 2018 at the NEC was a landscape of possibility and prospect for the future of g

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On the first day of SALTEX 2018, Sherriff Amenity’s ground-breaking new app, PrecisionPro, was announced as the winner of the second, annual SALTEX Innovation Award.

Established at the show in 2017, the SALTEX Innovation Award was created to encourage

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Neil Ruddick replied to Adam Woods's discussion I need a machine to....
"I found M J Abbott Ltd in Wiltshire by doing a Google search on hiring a mole plough in that county (they are just the first to come up on the search in your county).  From the pictures on their website, they have some expertise.  It looks like you…"
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Andrew Betteridge replied to David Seabridge's discussion Looking to work with professional lawn care specialists
"I spoke to him last week, he is already an established franchisee.
It’s winter time and time to go on training courses, he was doing the PA1 whilst I was doing the Lantra Handheld Hedge Trimmer course and assessment, we shared the same kettle at…"
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David Seabridge replied to David Seabridge's discussion Looking to work with professional lawn care specialists
"Thanks Andrew, but if i went down that route, im probably the kind of guy that would eventually set a franchise up myself. Its in my nature.With my marketing skills, business background, branding expertise i wouldnt need to sign up to a franchise…"
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Andrew Betteridge replied to David Seabridge's discussion Looking to work with professional lawn care specialists
"I spoke to a guy who has bought a franchise last week and he seems quite happy about it."
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Dylan replied to Dylan's discussion Which VAT scheme
"Thanks guys 
 
I think my first port of call is to find a accountant and then look at software "
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Honey Badger replied to Peter Davis's discussion More Stihl Polesaw Confusion
"Makes me wonder what's better for the environment a machine that last 20yrs, that doesn't have modern emission standards or a machine that lasts 3yrs."
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Nick @ NM Garden Services Ltd replied to Jim Murray's discussion pensions
"I suggest you speak to an independant financial advisor...they will listen to your apetite for risk and what you might achieve!"
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David Seabridge posted a discussion
Hi Everyone,I'm David and have decided to do a complete career change. I have owned my own businesses for over 20 years all in the IT/Software space and I have now decided that I need a change plus im totally bored?!.  I am only 48 yet for most of…
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David Seabridge is now a member of Landscape Juice Network
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Peter Davis replied to Peter Davis's discussion More Stihl Polesaw Confusion
"I have a Stihl backpack blower that's even older. But the new Stihl products won't last that long. The "old" polesaw isn't heavy. I would rather buy something built for strength rather than weight. Plus the 3/4 chain means only needing one sharpener…"
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Whats the best self employed pensions to go for.
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Honey Badger replied to Peter Davis's discussion More Stihl Polesaw Confusion
"German engineering rubbish!"
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Peter Davis replied to Peter Davis's discussion More Stihl Polesaw Confusion
"The new one uses a 1/4 chain. 
Luckily I have found a dealer with the old one in stock which uses a 3/8"
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It’s officially December! This means we are finally allowed to talk about Christmas! In our family, we tend to be quite late putting our decorations up, we even bought the tree on Christmas eve one year much to my dismay. But when I saw the wreath…
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Honey Badger replied to Adam Woods's discussion I need a machine to....
"What an electrician get muddy! Were talking about a trade that doesn't know how to use a broom and wipes there arses on £50's🤣"
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Peter Davis replied to Peter Davis's discussion More Stihl Polesaw Confusion
"It's 25 years old :) Unfortunately the quality & life expectancy is going down, even with Stihl. "
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Compacted raised bed

One of my clients wants to smarten up this bed. It has a retaining wall which is about a foot high and is natural stone. So the facing retaining wall could look quite nice once the moss and weeds have been cleaned up - I'm thinking a stiff brush…

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