Weed Control (Page 1)


Flete chose Foamstream

Flete Estate have eliminated herbicide use and created a more environmentally friendly space by switching to Foamstream from Weedingtech.

in Weed Control - 3 weeks, 2 days ago


Trilo springtime boost

The start of spring growth signals the safe return for some of the most critical mechanical maintenance operations – which can bring a significant boost...

in Weed Control - on 3/4/23


Turf and a hard place

The ongoing dilemma between presenting to high standards and addressing stakeholders’ environmental concerns is especially striking when it comes to...

in Weed Control - on 29/3/23


Foamstream the solution

Across the pond, 4B Landscape & Construction Inc are discovering the many benefits of Foamstream, having switched to the non-herbicidal weed-control solution...

in Weed Control - on 14/3/23


Foamstream hits the mark

What started as a new non-herbicidal weed-control solution for the school at which he is Principal, has become a venture all of its own for Pat Galvin...

in Weed Control - on 13/1/23

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Knapsack best practice

A new initiative between leading land-based training body Lantra and sprayer specialists Hozelock-Exel aims to raise operator awareness of the mechanics...

in Weed Control - on 12/2/22

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Fentons take on Becx

Fentons of Bourne Ltd, the family-owned estate and garden equipment supplier, has been appointed the sole UK distributor for Becx Machines, the Netherlands-based...

in Weed Control - on 3/11/21

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Prevention is better ...

At a recent meeting of the Amenity Forum, Chris Faulkner of Kersten (UK) Limited spoke about the need for all involved in weed management in the sector...

in Weed Control - on 1/11/21


Facing the Future

Withdrawal from the European community, and the consequences of a pandemic, are already substantially impacting on all who manage amenity and sports spaces....

in Weed Control - on 5/9/21

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No Weed Out of Reach

Campey Turf Care Systems latest innovation, the AIR Trolly Pack from Dutch manufacturer WeedControl BV brings the hardest to access weeds into reach.

in Weed Control - on 1/9/21

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Expert praises ProVantage

Ian Adamson from Complete Weed Control has praised the consistently good results he achieves from Roundup ProVantage

in Weed Control - on 9/7/21

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Ending ban on glyphosate

North Lanarkshire Council has ended its ban on the use of glyphosate-based weedkillers after a review failed to find a suitable alternative.

in Weed Control - on 6/6/21

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ICL’s LockStar essential

Alan Abel from Complete Weed Control (South & Central Wales) has claimed that ICL’s residual herbicide, LockStar, has become an essential product in...

in Weed Control - on 8/1/21

Safe and effective weed control

Safe and effective

Adam Pilgrim from ANP Services Spalding Ltd, has long relied on Roundup ProActive from ProGreen claiming that it offers several benefits to both the contractor...

in Weed Control - on 9/12/20

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Important and essential

2020 is certainly a year not to be forgotten. It has impacted on us all in so many ways and it is clear that returning to what we thought as of normal...

in Weed Control - on 9/9/20

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Glyphosate controversy

There’s no doubt that there has been controversy around glyphosate, and its use in the public sector. However, the active ingredient has been around...

in Weed Control - on 21/7/20


Preparing knapsacks

Knapsack and handheld sprayers both have maintenance demands to keep them operating sweetly. The knapsack sprayer is overlooked as a tool despite its importance...

in Weed Control - on 8/4/20

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Emissions free control

The 100% electric AllTrec Tool Carrier from Campey Turf Care Systems has made weed control CO2-emissions free

in Weed Control - on 12/3/20


JK science 'flawed'

Japanese knotweed is wrongly destroying the value of thousands of homes because mortgage lenders are relying on discredited scientific evidence, an investigation...

in Weed Control - on 21/5/19


Keith Gallacher awarded

The prestigious title of Amenity Sprayer Operator of the Year (ASOY) has been won by Keith Gallacher, Head of Complete Weed Control South West and East...

in Weed Control - on 24/1/19