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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Surrey Private Estate Surrey
Hawes Gardens and Landscapes Wantage, Oxfordshire
Paultons Park Romsey, Hampshire
Gardener - RHS level 3 diploma or similar
Stefano Marinaz Landscape Architecture London (Central), London (Greater)
Experienced Maintenance Gardener
The Botanical Gardener London (Central), London (Greater)
What is available to help groundsmen keep playing surfaces in the best possible condition? Sally Drury asks the experts.
Repair work should be planned well in advance and a growing number of products are available to help get the job done, Sally Drury reports.
Using the right equipment is essential to ensure that grass roots get the air, water and nutrients they need to thrive, Sally Drury explains.
Labour shortage, loss of chemicals, robotic mowing, new grasses and plant nutrition.
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.
The latest machines have simplified the process of line marking using cutting-edge technology and even robotics, Sally Drury reports.