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What to do if your soils pH balance is wrong

If your carefully groomed garden isn’t rewarding you with the quality you deserve, it could be a problem with your soil that is preventing your plants growing healthily and vibrantly. Before throwing different things at your soil, undertake a soil analysis which will tell you the soil pH and many key nutrient levels. This helps … Continue reading What to do if your soils pH balance is wrong

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FREE Amenity Forum Event – Weed, pest & disease management

Weed, pest & disease management – FREE Amenity Forum Event 1st February hosted by Progreen, Bourne, Lincolnshire, PE10 0DN In 2017, the Amenity Forum will once again be holding a series of FREE Updating Events at locations across the UK. These events are half day in length and focus on short presentations covering current topics … Continue reading FREE Amenity Forum Event – Weed, pest & disease management

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Troubleshooting & repairing your garden sprayer

Garden sprayers are designed to last for years and generally pump up sprayers are very reliable. However from time to time problems can sometimes occur, fortunately though in most instances a little bit of maintenance can repair the garden sprayer back to good working order. Our trouble shooting video below takes you through some of … Continue reading Troubleshooting & repairing your garden sprayer

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Hope for glyphosate after EU recommendation

EFSA (European Food Safety Authority) has recommended that glyphosate is safe to be used after initial fears that it would be withdrawn across the EU. After extensive consultation across member states, looking at scientific reports and data, EFSA scientists found it; “unlikely to be genotoxic (i.e. damaging to DNA) or to pose a carcinogenic threat to humans”. … Continue reading Hope for glyphosate after EU recommendation

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Five thousand miles, five days, six roadshows… The Practical Pesticide Roadshow 2015

Progreen Weed Control in association with Landscape Juice Network’s will be running a programme of regional roadshows in England and Scotland, for anyone who applies pesticides as their job. Aimed at gardeners, garden designers, landscapers, ground maintenance, paving providers and the turf care industry the roadshows are open to anyone interested in practical pesticide application. … Continue reading Five thousand miles, five days, six roadshows… The Practical Pesticide Roadshow 2015

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