weed control in paddocks (1)

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How can I control weeds in my lawn or paddock?

This is a question that is commonly asked, where 'undesirable weeds' such as plantains, daises or ragwort threaten to take over from the grass!

Unfortunately, its not a simple solution if you want to 'do it yourself'....

There are now not many selectiv

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Honey Badger replied to Brian's Garden Maintenance's discussion Best tool for concert post!
"Thanks Gary.
I had no idea about getting them red-hardened. What kind of business does that, like a forge?
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37 minutes ago
Neil Darby replied to Neil Darby's discussion Knapsack sprayer
"I don't know about the handle setup. But it turns out the plastic lever from the arm to the bottom of the diaphram has snapped. Whether it was me or not i'm not sure.
Replacement due tomorrow so I might give you a shout Paul. Cheers
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57 minutes ago
Brian's Garden Maintenance replied to Brian's Garden Maintenance's discussion Best tool for concert post!
"Thanks, Dave No SDS for me now!
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1 hour ago
Brian's Garden Maintenance replied to Brian's Garden Maintenance's discussion Best tool for concert post!
"Thanks, Honey Badger that a great help! I look at the Mac Alister one seems very good!
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1 hour ago
Peter sellers posted a discussion
Anyone using these commercially? Opinions on reliability, wet grass collection. Warranty issues? They don't have very good reviews on Trustpilot, particularly when it comes to warranty claims.If any forum member has used them for more than a couple…
4 hours ago
Honey Badger replied to Brian's Garden Maintenance's discussion Best tool for concert post!
"I take a angle grinder with me and sharpen when needed. "
8 hours ago
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Dave Colton replied to Brian's Garden Maintenance's discussion Best tool for concert post!
"The 15kg breaker for what they cost area sound investment, I used to use a SDS but once you have a breaker you will never use the SDS again, and they soon pay for themselves in time and effort saved."
11 hours ago
Tom Greener replied to James's discussion Charging for laying turf
"Hi James,
 
That price would normally be inclusive of materials, however sometimes you need to factor in additional materials, for example if you were adding a lot of soil to level a slope or raise a sunken area. Soil is around £50 per ton/dumpy, so…"
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James replied to James's discussion Charging for laying turf
"Thanks Tom. Does that price include the materials or just labour?"
23 hours ago
Honey Badger replied to Brian's Garden Maintenance's discussion Best tool for concert post!
"I use a titan 15kg breaker from screwfix, I think there Macalister now, but same tool, it's about ten years old. It's not over kill and a sound investment. Plus i use digging bars and a double spade. "
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Andrew Betteridge replied to Adam Woods's discussion This is a first... what would you do?
"I also have Timeline turned on on Google maps, do it records where I was and when fairly accurately, though it does get confused at times. "
yesterday
Andrew Betteridge replied to Adam Woods's discussion This is a first... what would you do?
"I once had a visit from the police to be questioned as part of a murder enquiry and for them to check the tyres, because I owned a blue Bedford CF van.
I bought a dash cam around a year ago, I don’t like them but they seem to becoming a must have."
yesterday
Brian's Garden Maintenance posted a discussion
Hi AllSoon I have a great job replacing some fencing posts that are concreted in! Now I have a small SSD drill I dug them out with before now! I feel it a bit small fr the job!I have been looking around at some brakes (the 15kg jobs could be a bit…
yesterday
Tom Greener replied to James's discussion Charging for laying turf
"We primarily treat lawns and will renovate existing lawns but dont re-turf them, however we do deal with many landscapers in our normal day to day life who do. We refer many clients to them when renovation isnt an option and any enquiries we get we…"
yesterday
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Wiebang legacy 56 Pro

Anyone using these commercially? Opinions on reliability, wet grass collection. Warranty issues? They don't have very good reviews on Trustpilot, particularly when it comes to warranty claims.If any forum member has used them for more than a couple…

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Fibre in my diet not welcome

Happy Friday yesterday we turned upto my biggest proudest country garden we work as a big team every  FridaySadly FIBRE was been rammed down my throat ( front grass verge ) by a very efficient 15 man Romanian team and one idiot Englishman Basically…

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HAYTER 56 PRO ISSUES

Asked on forum many times I know - we are using new model Hayter 56 Pro's commercially, on the whole relatively happy but the non height adjustment handles are an issue with multiple operators of different statures, the other issue is build up of…

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