Weed Control (Page 1)

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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

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Invasive weeds success

Over 60 contractors and invasive weed eradication specialists recently attended Invasives Science Live – a unique event that showcased the latest research...

in Weed Control - on 13/1/19

Japanese Knotweed

Japanese Knotweed

The Science and Technology Committee are holding an oral evidence session in early 2019, specifically to explore the science behind the effects of Japanese...

in Weed Control - on 12/1/19


Glyphosate statement

Managing weeds in amenity situations is a vital task - it impacts on every UK citizen every day providing safe and healthy environments. It really keeps...

in Weed Control - on 14/8/18

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Neptune Rake clears ponds

Neptune Rake is a lightweight, yet very robust tool for cropping emergent pond weed and dredging detritus from lake beds. It is light enough to carry by...

in Weed Control - on 31/7/18

Weeds - Amenity Forum

Fact, fiction & weeds

We live in a world of instant communication and 24 hour news. The power of social media means any story can be transmitted instantly by the press of a...

in Weed Control - on 6/6/18