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Makita expands cordless tool range

Makita continues to expand the inventory of cordless tools designed for the professional grounds maintenance industry, adding new technical features and improving performance.The new Makita DUR189Z 18v LXT linetrimmer, which replaces the popular DUR184L model, has a 240 watt output Brushless motor providing capacity to run the head at three selected speed settings. Having the motor at the drive head improves the balance of the machine and eliminates the loss of power through the traditional drive shaft where the motor is at the operator end of the machine. The DUR189Z linetrimmer has the benefit of the innovative Automatic Torque Drive Technology...

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Last call for entries and nominations for Sprayer...

All entries and nominations for the Amenity Forum 2018 Sprayer Operator of the Year Awards need to be submitted by 30th June. The awards seek to recognise the high levels of...

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Perennial helps children of horticulturists with...

Perennial, the only charity in the UK dedicated to helping all those who work in all branches of the horticulture industry, wants more horticulture professionals to know that funding...

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Green-tech launches new state-of-the-art website

Green-tech has announced its new website, that has been in development for the last 10 months,... Read More


Horticultural Products

Horticultural Products

Rigby Taylor releases 2018 Euroflor brochure

Rigby Taylor has launched its 2018 Euroflor urban meadow flowers brochure. This 56-page, fully-illustrated booklet has an ‘at-a-glance’ feature, site selector and...

Seed plant investment geared to enhanced customer service

A £1.5 million investment in state-of-the art packing facilities and additional storage capacity at Germinal GB’s Lincoln headquarters is part of a broader long-term...


Irrigation/Drainage

Irrigation/Drainage

Waterscapes helps keep Sky Garden visitor numbers soaring

Waterscapes has been instrumental in the design, installation and maintenance of the irrigation systems at the Sky Garden. Landscaping contractor Willerby Landscapes...

ACO lights up historic development

A re-development in an historic area of Bristol is the latest UK site to feature ACO’s Eyeleds – a combined surface water management and lighting system.Located in...


Hard Landscaping

Hard Landscaping

BALI to launch new website in partnership with NetXtra

The British Association of Landscape Industries (BALI), the UK’s leading trade association for landscape professionals, will launch a new website by January 2019 in ...

Vibrant Fusion ticks all the boxes at Theatre Gardens

As part of a series of landscape enhancement works at the University of Nottingham, the Theatre Gardens were created on the site of a former building. Landscape...


Machinery & Vehicles

Machinery & Vehicles

Makita's powered wheelbarrow puts on an impressive show at Chelsea 2018

The Makita 18v LXT Brushless power-assisted wheelbarrow has taken some of the back-breaking labour out of Landform Consultants inspirational garden builds at the RHS...

Honda to celebrate 40 years of making mowers at shows

Honda (UK) is looking forward to a summer of celebration to mark forty years of the brand making lawnmowers with appearances at a trio of RHS Flower Shows and the...