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What Kit?Professional spreaders for distributing seed, fertilizer, sand and salt on sports turf, gardens, public spaces, roads, pavements, highways and recreational areas.

Kit for pitches - renewing turf after a damp spring

Kit for pitches - renewing turf after a damp spring

What are the options for groundsmen looking to bring facilities back to life? Rachel Anderson reports on latest developments in seeders, aerators, scarifiers, line-markers, spreaders and top dressers.

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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.

Turf fertilisers - replenishing nutrients after heavy rain

Turf fertilisers - replenishing nutrients after heavy rain

Nutrient levels will need to be restored to maintain a healthy sward following high levels of rainfall over the winter, Sally Drury explains.

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

Kit for pitches - effective turf machinery to get the best out of hard-working pitches

Kit for pitches - effective turf machinery to get the best out of hard-working pitches

Quality equipment is vital for maintaining sports pitches facing ever greater demand, says Sally Drury.

Turf fertilisers - strategic and accurate application critical for success

Turf fertilisers - strategic and accurate application critical for success

Measurement is essential when it comes to establishing a fertiliser programme, says Sally Drury.

Winter maintenance - tractor-mounted spreaders for gritting and salting

Winter maintenance - tractor-mounted spreaders for gritting and salting

Updated legislation means tractors can now be used to help keep roads clear in winter, notes Sally Drury.


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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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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.

VGR Top Changer takes WhatKit? Turf Care Product of the Year Award 2015

VGR Top Changer takes WhatKit? Turf Care Product of the Year Award 2015

Judges of first WhatKit? award hail winning turf-care product as potential 'game changer' for golf courses and sports turf.

Kit for pitches - use the correct turf kit for best results

Kit for pitches - use the correct turf kit for best results

Repairing pitches with precise machinery can sustain more play and increase revenue, says Sally Drury.

Duo Spreader a world's first

Following positive comments from greenkeepers and groundsmen at the BTME turf show in Harrogate in January, Sherriff Amenity has launched the world's first dual-disc plate spreader.

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