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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.
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.
Zero-turns are in demand and other ride-on and towed mowers have also upped their game, Sally Drury reports.
More suppliers are switching to battery power while existing providers are extending their ranges with new upgraded models, Sally Drury notes.