Vibration levels, implements and working conditions are key considerations, 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.
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.
How will new models cope with time pressure and the demand for a quality finish? Sally Drury finds out.
With action difficult and labour intensive, accurate identification of this root disease is key to tackling infection.
If there was any doubt that collaboration pays, two important developments within horticulture's wonderfully diverse but, for far too long, dangerously fragmented industry should settle the matter for good.
The recent inquest into the death of a young woman at Kew Gardens in 2012 caused by a falling branch from a mature cedar raised important tree-risk management questions. After lengthy proceedings, a jury found that there was insufficient evidence to decide on the cause of branch failure.
It is almost exactly a year since the Parks Alliance was formed, bringing key professional bodies within the parks and allied sectors together to lobby, engage and communicate on behalf of embattled urban parks and green spaces.
- Riga, Radisson Blue Hotel Latvija
- International Trade Centre Boskoop-Hazerswoude, Netherlands