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What Kit? Professional blowers and vacuums, blower-vacs and sweepers & collectors for use in parks, gardens, grounds, playgrounds, and other landscapes for grounds maintenance.

How to buy - blowers, vacs and sweepers

How to buy - blowers, vacs and sweepers

Handheld, walk-behind, ride-on, mounted and trailed machines with different power options are available for all jobs across a range of sites, Sally Drury explains.

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All articles are written by the UK's leading horticultural machinery expert, Sally Drury.


If you have any new kit releases or wish to participate in a Kit Test, please contact Sally at sally.drury@haymarket.com.

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Winter maintenance - spreaders, mowers and vacuums to get through a freeze

Winter maintenance - spreaders, mowers and vacuums to get through a freeze

Those in charge of grounds, estates and sports facilities have a vast range of kit available to cope with the worst that winter can throw at them, Sally Drury reports.

Battery tools

Battery tools

Advances in battery technological mean the latest kit offers ­serious options for professional gardeners, says Sally Drury.

Review - Blowers

Review - Blowers

Two of the latest battery models take on petrol-powered counterparts at Derby College, but which will our reviewers prefer? Sally Drury finds out.


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IoG Saltex 2016 - show preview

IoG Saltex 2016 - show preview

This year's Saltex will be looking to build on the success of last year by packing in a multitude of exhibitors and sessions over the two days, Sally Drury reports.

Makita DUB362Z twin 18V - brushless battery blower
Winter clearance - spreaders and sprayers for the new season

Winter clearance - spreaders and sprayers for the new season

Being prepared for the worst of the winter weather is vital for keeping grounds clear, surfaces playable and revenues ticking over, Sally Drury points out

Buyer's guide - blowers, vacs and sweepers

Buyer's guide - blowers, vacs and sweepers

Many of the latest tractor-mounted and towed machines can improve productivity, Sally Drury explains.

Buyers' guide - Blowers, vacs & sweepers

Buyers' guide - Blowers, vacs & sweepers

Having the right machine to clear away debris can save you a lot of time and effort, Sally Drury explains.

Buyers' Guide - Blowers and sweepers

Buyers' Guide - Blowers and sweepers

Sally Drury looks at blowers and sweepers that can be handheld, pushed, vehicle-mounted or towed.

Reviewed - Blowers, vacuums, sweepers and collectors

Reviewed - Blowers, vacuums, sweepers and collectors

IoG Saltex provided a showcase for clearance equipment, if not the conditions, Sally Drury explains.

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