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Bracknell Forest Council Bracknell, Berkshire
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Charnwood Borough Council Loughborough, Leicestershire
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Oxford City Council Oxford, Oxfordshire
Having the right machine to clear away debris can save you a lot of time and effort, Sally Drury explains.
Your experience and training are key factors when it comes to choosing a chainsaw, Sally Drury explains.
The terrain and nature of the job will dictate which machine you should be using, Sally Drury explains.
Construction recovery has led to a record year for many growers but project cost and other pressures are changing the types of stock specified, Jonathan Tilley reports.
Sally Drury previews the wide range of products and services that visitors can look forward to seeing at IoG Saltex .
Want a new mower? Or a tractor? Or perhaps a chainsaw or even swings and outdoor fitness equipment? Then the Institute of Groundsmanship's (IoG) Saltex exhibition is the place to be - it is the show with it all.
With action difficult and labour intensive, accurate identification of this root disease is key to tackling infection.
Major Government changes to apprenticeships put employers in the driving seat. Is horticulture ready? Jez Abbott finds out.
Find and compare landscape & amenity equipment.
Ash dieback is caused primarily by the fungal disease Chalara fraxinea. The number of infected trees in Europe has risen over the past few years, partly due to wet summer weather.
Despite its limited impact on plant health, this fungal infection can cause customers to reject plants.
Foliage damage can render some plants unsellable.
Needle blight outbreak on Pinus sylvestris 'watereri' (Walter pine).
The biting mouthparts of this large group of pests mean that all parts of the plant are at risk of attack.
Dutch elm disease is a fungal wilt spread by the elm bark beetles Scolytus scolytus and Scolytus multi-striatus.