Independent tests & reviews of horticulture and gardening equipment and machinery used by horticultural businesses and professionals, including grass cutting, hedge cutting, tree care, turf care, grounds maintenance equipment.
With mowing one of the key tasks at Sir Harold Hillier Gardens, the team are ideally placed to try out the latest machines. Sally Drury reports.
With rising demand driving development, Sally Drury reviews a selection of the latest models at Trengwainton Garden, Cornwall.
New machines from Echo, Makita, Stihl, Tanaka and Canycom Samurai reflect the huge variety of models but how do our reviewers rate them? Sally Drury reports.
These battery and petrol pole saws help arborists keep their feet on the ground but which will the students at Bridgwater College prefer? Sally Drury finds out.
Piles of material at Bridgwater College presented a perfect opportunity to test a selection of new and updated machines, writes Sally Drury.
Testers from three different disciplines assess the merits of two models with contrasting specifications at Bridgwater College.
With such a wide choice on offer everyone should be able to find a model that meets their professional needs, says Sally Drury
These indispensable tools fall under the spotlight as our reviewers try out the latest handheld and wheeled units under the watchful eye of Sally Drury.
The wide variety of walk-behind rotary mowers ensured plenty for our review panel to test in difficult conditions at Derby College, Sally Drury reports.
Two of the latest battery models take on petrol-powered counterparts at Derby College, but which will our reviewers prefer? Sally Drury finds out.
Sally Drury tests the Timberwolf TW 230VTR and Forst 8 woodchippers.
Grounds staff at Bridgwater College try out a selection of the latest battery and petrol models on a cherry laurel hedge, but which will they like best? Sally Drury finds out
Taking the broader view is key when selecting a utility vehicle for tougher challenges, writes Sally Drury.
Sally Drury leads the testing of a wide range of the latest models aimed at different sectors.
How does the 3045R shape up on performance, productivity and comfort criteria? Sally Drury finds out.
Gardening Team Leader
Garden Transformation North London
Head Horticulturist Required
Ginkgo Landscape Contractors Ltd London (Central), London (Greater)
Garden Centre Manager’s required for the west of Ireland
Horkans Garden centre West of Ireland
Contracts Manager – Runcorn
Lowther Forestry Group Ltd Penrith, Cumbria
Head of Gardening
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