How do the latest battery models shape up against new petrol chainsaws when tested at Bridgwater College? Sally Drury reports.
Battery chainsaws offer many advantages while innovative technology shelps the latest petrol models meet emissions standards, writes Sally Drury.
Horticulture Week's technical editor Sally Drury talks to Etesia operations director Les Malin about their new Atilla ride-on brushcutter which is operable using an iPad.
New technology can record, trace and predict maintenance activities for all types of artificial surfaces, Sally Drury reports.
The right seeding and inputs are essential for keeping grass in top condition and ensuring that pitches look and perform at their best, says Sally Drury.
Choosing the right maintenance equipment for your pitches can increase playing time and generate more revenue for the venue, Sally Drury explains.
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The Abbotswood Estate Gloucestershire
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Enable Leisure and Culture Wandsworth, London (Greater)
Thenford House Banbury
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Shed Grounds Maintenance Ltd Chesterfield, Derbyshire - Field based
Historic Royal Palaces Kensington and Chelsea, London (Greater)
With mowing one of the key tasks at Sir Harold Hillier Gardens, the team are ideally placed to try out the latest machines. Sally Drury reports.
With rising demand driving development, Sally Drury reviews a selection of the latest models at Trengwainton Garden, Cornwall.
New machines from Echo, Makita, Stihl, Tanaka and Canycom Samurai reflect the huge variety of models but how do our reviewers rate them? Sally Drury reports.
These battery and petrol pole saws help arborists keep their feet on the ground but which will the students at Bridgwater College prefer? Sally Drury finds out.
Piles of material at Bridgwater College presented a perfect opportunity to test a selection of new and updated machines, writes Sally Drury.
Testers from three different disciplines assess the merits of two models with contrasting specifications at Bridgwater College.
Wyevale Garden Centres has published a tax strategy setting out the policy and approach of the business to conducting its affairs and dealing with tax risk.
Are cylinder or rotary mowers the best bet to maximise efficiency, performance and productivity? Sally Drury reports.
Manufacturers are offering grounds professionals better models to tackle the most challenging mowing conditions, writes Sally Drury.
Some manufacturers are focusing on the development of robotic mowers for more productive and sustainable park maintenance, Sally Drury explains.
Topography and the environment are key factors for mowing awkward areas but the latest machines are making the job easier, says Sally Drury.
Using the right fertilisers on your crops can make all the difference when it comes to securing repeat customers, Sally Drury advises.
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