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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…

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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…

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Reesink Turfcare, Sherriff Amenity and McConnel have been announced as the final three companies competing to get their hands on the SALTEX 2018 Innovation Award. 

After making its successful debut at last year’s show, the SALTEX 2018…

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Event organisers have reported a significant increase in pre-show visitor registration ahead of SALTEX 2018, which takes place at The NEC, Birmingham on 31 October – 01 November.

It certainly is encouraging times for the show which will be…

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A visit to the Dennis stand on E070 at IOG SALTEX 2018 will show how the company’s range of world class turf maintenance equipment enables turf professionals to benefit from cutting edge technology. 

 Taking centre stage on the Dennis…

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Since SALTEX 2017 took place at the NEC, Birmingham in November last year, a number of exhibitors are still generating business as a direct result of the show – re-affirming that the exhibition is the must-attend event for any company involved in…

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SALTEX 2017 visitor profile revealed

After an independent audit confirmed a record-breaking SALTEX attendance at the NEC, the show’s visitor survey has now revealed a fascinating insight into the 8,909 who attended. 

With over 300 exhibitors and more show features than ever…

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Open forum activity

Chris Conroy-Smith is now a member of Landscape Juice Network
1 hour ago
Glen Stillman replied to Glen Stillman's discussion Gravel Drive Renovation
"Credit where credits due. I have since spoken to Kersten UK and they have been very accommodating. "
4 hours ago
Glen Stillman posted a discussion
Morning all.I have a client whose gravel drive is in desperate need of a bit of renovation. He is reluctant to have it redone completely as it's a back entrance and he is already having the main drive replaced. I have approached Kersten UK to hire t…
6 hours ago
Tony @SM replied to Jessica Bateman's discussion Ramps for mower
"Similar. I just went to the timber merchant and for £8 they sold me 2 planks. I've had 'em years and they just slide alongside the mowers in transit."
22 hours ago
Gary RK posted a discussion
Useful factsheet from Buy With Confidence (Trading Standards Scheme) on how you can/can't terminate contracts ......
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yesterday
Paul Doyle replied to James King's discussion planting a pyracantha firethawn hedge and fruit trees dying?
"Doff of the cap to that idea!!! .... "
yesterday
Paul Baillie replied to Andrew holt's discussion what fleet of mowers do you run?
"My that sounds like a lot of mowers for a one man band.
i run two, cause there’s two of us :)
a 19” Honda roller and a 17” Honda four wheel push.
we have a load of smaller town gardens which the smaller one does brilliantly and some larger ones whic…"
yesterday
Glen Stillman replied to Glen Stillman's discussion Metal pre-fab sheds
"Thanks for the comments all, I think it's a classic case of you get what you pay for! "
yesterday
Glen Stillman replied to Glen Stillman's discussion Metal pre-fab sheds
"Thank you Paul I'll have a look  "
yesterday
Paul Baillie replied to Glen Stillman's discussion Metal pre-fab sheds
"Have a look on asgardsss.co.uk
we put one up for a customer last week. Absolutely fabulous quality product!
full metal casing, nothing flimsy AT ALL!
the doors would suit a safe!
really easy to put up too. And would be pretty easy to take apart and…"
yesterday
graeme mccaig replied to graeme mccaig's discussion License to practice . Advice please
"thanks james for reply. can anyone else comment especially any arbo bosses. would they employ a new guy with just a 2 day course? thanks"
yesterday
Craig Flatters replied to Jessica Bateman's discussion Ramps for mower
"I use a small scaff board. I think I nicked it of site once.
 "
yesterday
Tim Wallach replied to Jessica Bateman's discussion Ramps for mower
"these look particularly good if your mower is bigger than your vehicle!
https://www.ebay.co.uk/p/1-8m-Steel-Ramps-ATV-Mower-Motorbike-for-T...
(more seriously, I bought the folding version of these (from ebay but they were cheaper back then).  Fine…"
yesterday
ian moore replied to ian moore's discussion need help !!! landscaping back garden!!
"thanks sean, yes willl try and get better turf cutter and then rotavate it after , altho am temoted in sing a stone burier as gary suggested in replys , just need to see if i can hire one, this garden is so slopey like, also used turf cutter on fron…"
yesterday
Sean Clarke replied to ian moore's discussion need help !!! landscaping back garden!!
"Use the turf cutter, trying to rotovate that would be a nightmare. If you’re not in a rush, you could RoundUp the grass, in about 3 weeks it should be good to rotovate and level."
yesterday
dan replied to James King's discussion planting a pyracantha firethawn hedge and fruit trees dying?
"planting wont be a piece of cake if they are of a medium size ! "
yesterday
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