Kersten UK News

Weed Prevention - Best Practice? - Cover Image
Sweeping, moss and weed control
Weed Prevention - Best Practice?

A weed prevention strategy should be included when considering best practice for an Integrated Pest Management approach.

Tractor Rear Mounted Sweeper for 60-150hp - Cover Image
Sweeping, moss and weed control
Tractor Rear Mounted Sweeper for 60-150hp

Robust compact and heavy duty sweepers for large tractors

Hycut!  Hybrid Mower Principles - Cover Image
Features and Benefits
Hycut! Hybrid Mower Principles

So how is the Kersten Hycut hybrid mower a true Hybrid. Batteries Included......

Are you ready for the Leisure Water Charter? - Cover Image
Sweeping, moss and weed control
Are you ready for the Leisure Water Charter?

Do you use mains drinking water (potable) supplies for leisure or other activities? You should be aware of this......

Case Study; Forklift Mounted Sweeper with Hydraulic Drive - Cover Image
Tractor Attachments
Case Study; Forklift Mounted Sweeper with Hydraulic Drive

One solution for mounting a sweeper to your Forklift, making it easy for transport yards to clean up...

Using Thermal Weed Control on a Quad Bike - Cover Image
Tractor Attachments
Using Thermal Weed Control on a Quad Bike

Many Contractors are looking to make the switch from Quad Mounted Spray systems... The Hoaf Weedair hot air weed burner makes it easy!

Case Study: Winter equipment for the RTV - Cover Image
Tractor Attachments
Case Study: Winter equipment for the RTV

The RTV is a very capable machine.... Now it can be even more versatile with our new winter equipment range.

Case Study; Front linkage and sweeper for Kioti CK35 - Cover Image
Tractor Attachments
Case Study; Front linkage and sweeper for Kioti CK35

Kersten specialise in complete front mounted solutions for your tractor. Here we fitted a linkage and sweeper to this Kioti CK35.

Case Study; Rear Mounted Sweeper for Kioti CK2630 - Cover Image
Tractor Attachments
Case Study; Rear Mounted Sweeper for Kioti CK2630

One solution for mounting a sweeper to your Kioti CK Series tractor.

Gravel Path Renovation - How to remove weeds in Gravel - Cover Image
Sweeping and Integrated Weed Control
Gravel Path Renovation - How to remove weeds in Gravel

Gravel can look really smart if it is kept in good condition - But how can we tackle the weeds on large gravel areas?

The Success of Weed Prevention Strategies - Cover Image
Sweeping, moss and weed control
The Success of Weed Prevention Strategies

I heard John Moverley talk at the Amenity awareness event with Welsh Water this week. The comments of participants showed the successes that could be gained from thinking about weed prevention.

Kersten at The Sports & Grounds Exhibition - Cover Image
General Kersten News
Kersten at The Sports & Grounds Exhibition

Kersten will be showcasing several new products at the Sports & Grounds Exhibition on 27th -29th of July. See us on Stand 37.

The importance of minimising soil buildup for reducing herbicide use - Cover Image
Sweeping and Integrated Weed Control
The importance of minimising soil buildup for reducing herbicide use

If we can keep the soil depth no more than a few mm, we can severely restrict the growth of more challenging weeds, such as perennials and invasive plants on hard surfaces.

What does it look like to prevent weeds PROACTIVELY on hard surfaces? - Cover Image
Sweeping, moss and weed control
What does it look like to prevent weeds PROACTIVELY on hard surfaces?

When most people think of alternative weed control methods, they think of reactive approaches, such as foam, hot water, vinegar, burning, and Strimming. We must be more proactive!

Siding out overgrown paths - Cover Image
Sweeping, moss and weed control
Siding out overgrown paths

Kersten UBS Hydro recovering over grown paths

Maintaining synthetic sports surfaces with Kersten sweepers - Cover Image
Maintaining Artificial Surfaces
Maintaining synthetic sports surfaces with Kersten sweepers

How can a Kersten machine help to maintain artificial surfaces?

Lambeth Council Introduce Community Weeding Scheme - Cover Image
Sweeping and Integrated Weed Control
Lambeth Council Introduce Community Weeding Scheme

Lambeth Council are phasing out glyphosate treatment for routine weeding of all Lambeth’s streets from October 2021.

Burning Bunkers and RipaGreen Themal Lances - Cover Image
General Kersten News
Burning Bunkers and RipaGreen Themal Lances

From a throwaway remark at a Golf Club, to concept validation from a Course Manager. The Ripagreen, a safer 21st century replacement for the paraffin fuelled Sheen Flame Gun.

Weeds and
Sweeping and Integrated Weed Control
Weeds and "The Law of Instrument"

Glyphosate has been our hammer, and it's time we opened the toolbox and choose the right tools to look after our surfaces.

Kersten Sweepers get a stunning review from Pocklington - Cover Image
Winter Maintenance Equipment
Kersten Sweepers get a stunning review from Pocklington