What can other parks services learn from Edinburgh's robotic mower trials?

During a five-month trial in 2017, Edinburgh City Council's parks department saw "a huge difference in standards" in just a few weeks of using a Husqvarna Automower, horticulture manager Graeme Craig told a recent Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) seminar.

by Sarah Cosgrove
Mowbot on the Mound. Image: Edinburgh City Council
Mowbot on the Mound. Image: Edinburgh City Council

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