Landscape and Amenity

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Landscape and Amenity

 •  April 25

Contractors Peter Villars Sportsgrounds Maintenance (PVSGM) have doubled their aerator fleet. In January the Cwmbran-based family business added a Wiedenmann Terra Spike XD6 to their existing Wiedenmann Terra Spike GXi8 HD. Director, Iestyn John said: “We need to cover lots of ground fast. Clients want you in and out so they can get on with their...

Landscape and Amenity

 •  April 25

TYM Tractors has welcomed KJ Stoneman & Co Ltd in Devon to its dealer network, and in doing so continues its healthy network expansion of 2017 into 2018. The appointment extends TYM’s coverage in mid and north Devon and provides the family-run agricultural dealer’s customer base of landscape and amenity customers, such as private estates, small...

Landscape and Amenity

 •  April 25

The Commercial Vehicle Show 2018 is open for business, with a raft of new van launches bringing crowds flocking to the NEC in Birmingham. Making their global debuts at the show, which is open until Thursday April 26, are the new Ford Fiesta Van, The Mitsubishi Shogun Sport Van, the Mitsubishi L200 SVP II and the Isuzu D-MAX Stealth by Arctic...

Landscape and Amenity

 •  April 24

Parish and town councils across the south east, along with private companies, are to witness the phenomenal impact of a revolutionary eco-friendly weedkiller at a demonstration offering an unusual combination of hot foam and genteel afternoon tea. The event, to be held on Wednesday May 2 against the dramatic backdrop of the south coast's Newhaven...

Landscape and Amenity

 •  April 24

Start-ups, entrepreneurs and innovators from a wide range of backgrounds are being encouraged to take part in this year’s‘Innovators Zone’ at the Glee garden, gift, home and leisure trade show (NEC, Birmingham, 10-12 September 2018). With the UK garden market valued at around £5.7bn*, interest is set to be higher than ever before. Glee attracts...

Landscape and Amenity

 •  April 24

With 5 June fast approaching, greenkeepers must use up or safely dispose of products containing the active ingredient iprodione. Bayer head of sales, Neil Pettican, reiterates that it will be illegal to store or use unapproved iprodione based chemicals, including Chipco Green and Interface after 5 June 2018. “If it’s not possible to use up products...

Landscape and Amenity

 •  April 24

Following the successful integration of Bosmere products to the Tildenet range, Steve Millington will leave his role as Sales Director of Tildenet Gardenware in September and with further expansion in the pipeline, Tildenet will be shortly be recruiting further senior sales personnel to support the next phase of growth. Steve will not be playing an...

Landscape and Amenity

 •  April 23

Over the autumn and winter of 2016/17, Basingstoke’s Test Valley Golf Club was struck with a serious Fusarium attack which left their greens weakened and scar damaged. Course Manager Dave Ross turned to Alex Hawkes of Headland Amenity to help with the creation of a recovery programme - applied it at the right time to maximise the results by using...

Landscape and Amenity

 •  April 20

Professional landscapers should look no further than the Toro Z Master 8000 Series. Delivering a superior quality of cut and a refined finish at more productive mowing speeds, this professional mower is ideal for large turfs. The 8000 Series comes equipped with a high blade tip speed, ensuring superb collation performance and a high-quality finish...

Landscape and Amenity

 •  April 20

Wessex International, one of Britain’s leaders in groundcare equipment, has become a partner in Rugby Groundsmen Connected. The rugby club pitch maintenance equipment package, devised by the Rugby Football Union’s head groundsman, Keith Kent, is the RFU’s easy access, two-way communication network between the RFU and rugby union groundsmen. Working...