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Darren Griffiths, jeff shaw and Jim Russell joined Landscape Juice Network
2 hours ago
Jes Gardner replied to Glen Stillman's discussion Seaweed meal in borders
"Seaweed has been used here in Guernsey got years, mabe not so much now. Mainly on fields, collected from the bracket and spread then left for a while. The salt gets washed off and it starts to break down, then plowed in. There is also a chap drying…"
8 hours ago
Glen Stillman replied to Glen Stillman's discussion Seaweed meal in borders
"Thanks Robbie. I came across your blog when I was looking into seaweed for lawn use earlier in the year  Very informative. "
9 hours ago
Andrew Betteridge replied to Steven Mills's discussion Damage to lawns caused by badgers
"Badgers ripped up the turf on the general play area of the playing field behind my house earlier this year, it looked like ploughed field, the council sent a couple of guys with rakes to try and straighten it up. They couldn't really do much, but it…"
10 hours ago
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John Fulton replied to John Fulton's discussion matching mortar colour to original spec
"Thankyou David & Edward for your advice .
I was thinking along those lines of trial and error . 
Its such a small amount i went with what seems to be the quickest fix of mixing the mortar tone with mortar . 
It is a sandy yellow tone which i am tryi…"
yesterday
Andrew Watts replied to Steven Mills's discussion Damage to lawns caused by badgers
"The timing of nematodes depends on the grub - so you need to make sure. Eg for some chafers, its Aug to Oct, Leatherjackets could be April or Aug/Sep. Best to have a poke around and see what can be found.
Either way, the grub control will not be any…"
yesterday
Steven Mills replied to Steven Mills's discussion Damage to lawns caused by badgers
"Thanks Andrew - It sounds like the solution is going to involve a bit more work than I thought. Could we skip the aeration/moss control and go straight to a grub treatment at the right time? Would that be spring?"
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Andrew Watts replied to Steven Mills's discussion Damage to lawns caused by badgers
"It's most likely chafer grubs that they are going for - you'll need to confirm. Aeration and seaweed conditioners will strengthen root zone. You'll need to address the grubs with the correct nematode at the right time of year.
This time of year, it'…"
yesterday
Edward Fox replied to John Fulton's discussion matching mortar colour to original spec
"As Dave says it's trial and error.
You're not clear if a dye has been added to the original mortar.
In my experience its not often that a dye is used so then it comes down to the sand used. Local builders merchants will have a range on offer such as…"
yesterday
Steven Mills posted a discussion
HiSo as the title suggests, some of the lawns on a commercial site we manage have come under attack from badgers/crows.In a relatively short space of time they have made quite a mess and I'm trying to put together a bit of a plan in terms of managin…
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David Benson replied to John Fulton's discussion matching mortar colour to original spec
"its trile and error you will have to do test samples making notes of the mix then let it dry then compair the results with the exsisting "
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Andrew Frost and Gaz heaton joined Landscape Juice Network
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Darren Walters posted a discussion
Our insurance brokers have confirmed that we are covered for clearing paths and drives (not roads).  Does anyone have a method statement or similar that we could follow while clearing snow?
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