IoG Saltex 2016
The UK’s largest national free event for grounds care, sports, amenities, estates and green space management showcases specialist machinery for turf care, landscaping and playgrounds held at NEC Birmingham from 2-3 November 2016.
Welcome to the Horticulture Week IoG Saltex live blog bringing you the latest product and industry highlights, launches, pictures and video from this year's show (use the scroll bar to see more updates).
A parish council has improved both grounds maintenance quality and resident satisfaction after taking control of its green spaces, according to a speaker at IoG Saltex 2016.
With a 55 minute charge time and a host of advanced protection and operating features, a new 6.0Ah Lithium-ion battery is highlighted on Makita's stand at Saltex.
The Institute of Groundsmanship (IoG) is developing a pitch grading framework to launch at Saltex.
Boningale Nurseries is to make its first appearance at Saltex, showing new plants and offering expert advice.
Working machinery demonstrations are set to return to SALTEX a year after the Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG) moved its annual show indoors at the National Exhibition Centre (NEC), Birmingham.
The Learning Live programme at SALTEX 2016 will explore what impact leaving the EU will have on the industry.
Hawes Gardens and Landscapes Wantage, Oxfordshire
Paultons Park Romsey, Hampshire
Grounds Person / Gardener
St Paul's Girls' School Brook Green, London
Gardener - RHS level 3 diploma or similar
Stefano Marinaz Landscape Architecture London (Central), London (Greater)
Gardener in Charge
Strawberry Hill House & Garden Twickenham, London (Greater)