Kersten UK News

Rejuvo Choose the Kersten UBS - A Perfect Partner for Path Edging - Cover Image
Sweeping and Integrated Weed Control
Rejuvo Choose the Kersten UBS - A Perfect Partner for Path Edging

Rejuvo reclaim, strengthen and maintain pavements and footpaths to prolong their use. Something we encourage very strongly. They have been using Kersten equipment for edging footpaths.

For want of a nail the shoe was lost - Cover Image
Sweeping and Integrated Weed Control
For want of a nail the shoe was lost

The famous poem, has such truth when it comes to maintenance. We spend Millions on recovery projects from flooding, yet maintenance is neglected.

Maintaining the hard and artificial surfaces in a Football Stadium - Cover Image
Maintaining Artificial Surfaces
Maintaining the hard and artificial surfaces in a Football Stadium

Football Stadiums are the spaces where grounds people naturally take great pride in managing and keeping pristine. Here are some things that can be done for extra kerb appeal.

Electrifying your grounds maintenance equipment fleet - Cover Image
General Kersten News
Electrifying your grounds maintenance equipment fleet

The switch to Electric grounds maintenance and landscaping equipment is perhaps happening even faster than the switch in cars.

Hull City Council - Love Your Neighbourhood Scheme - Cover Image
Sweeping and Integrated Weed Control
Hull City Council - Love Your Neighbourhood Scheme

After launching in March this year, over 100 streets across Hull have now been transformed thanks to the Love Your Neighbourhood tidy-up project

How to create an Integrated Weed Managemet Plan - Cover Image
Sweeping and Integrated Weed Control
How to create an Integrated Weed Managemet Plan

Many Councils are moving away from using Chemicals to manage weeds. Failing to plan, is planning to fail. So how can councils give themselves the best chance of success?

How to avoid an inspection from an HSE Pesticide Enforcement Officer - Cover Image
Sweeping and Integrated Weed Control
How to avoid an inspection from an HSE Pesticide Enforcement Officer

At the recent Amenity forum conference, I sat through three back to back presentations on pesticide regulations and ways to ensure you comply.

Chemical vs Integrated Weed Management - Cover Image
Sweeping and Integrated Weed Control
Chemical vs Integrated Weed Management

The best time to implement an Integrated Weed Management strategy was when the infrasructure was built. The second best time is now!

Why do we need to do more than spray weedkiller on Kerb edges? - Cover Image
Sweeping and Integrated Weed Control
Why do we need to do more than spray weedkiller on Kerb edges?

From low-speed traffic management to erosion prevention on high-speed roads, kerbs play a vital role. However, the effectiveness of a kerb can be compromised when hidden.

Revolutionizing Your Workload: Meet three wheelbarrows specifically designed around different applications - Cover Image
Product Updates
Revolutionizing Your Workload: Meet three wheelbarrows specifically designed around different applications

When it comes to efficiently handling tasks that involve moving heavy loads, choosing the right barrow for the job can be a game-changer. Today, we'll introduce you to three exceptional wheelbarrows t

A Guide to Selecting Low-Litter Shrubs for Cleaner Outdoor Spaces - Cover Image
Sweeping and Integrated Weed Control
A Guide to Selecting Low-Litter Shrubs for Cleaner Outdoor Spaces

By carefully selecting shrubs that drop fewer leaves, you can significantly reduce the amount of debris on hard surfaces and even minimize weed growth.

Harnessing the Power of Ground Cover Plants: The Benefits for Weed Management - Cover Image
Sweeping and Integrated Weed Control
Harnessing the Power of Ground Cover Plants: The Benefits for Weed Management

While traditional approaches such as manual weeding or chemical herbicides have been widely used, an environmentally friendly and sustainable alternative exists—ground cover plants.

We'll be showcasing some fantastic Sustainable products at SAGE 2023 - Cover Image
Shows and Exhibitions
We'll be showcasing some fantastic Sustainable products at SAGE 2023

At SAGE 2023 we'll be launching several new Sustainable Products for Weed Management and Groundcare.

Case Study: Sweeper to fit a Kubota LX Series Compact Tractor - Cover Image
Sweeping
Case Study: Sweeper to fit a Kubota LX Series Compact Tractor

The LX Series has a good hydraulic system, which can be utilised to power a front mounted sweeper from Kersten, whilst enabling the user to leave a mid mower deck attached.

Case Study: Sweeper to fit a Merlo Telehandler - Cover Image
Sweeping
Case Study: Sweeper to fit a Merlo Telehandler

One solution to fit a sweeper to your Merlo Telehandler

Case Study: Sweeper to suit an Avant 530 Loader - Cover Image
Sweeping
Case Study: Sweeper to suit an Avant 530 Loader

One solution to fit a sweeper to your Avant Loader

Electric Snow Plough for Utility Vehicles - Cover Image
Winter Maintenance Equipment
Electric Snow Plough for Utility Vehicles

The light weight and limited electrical supply of a UTV requires some special considerations when fitting a snow plough.

Using the Eco Weedkiller in Urban Areas - Cover Image
Sweeping and Integrated Weed Control
Using the Eco Weedkiller in Urban Areas

The Eco Weedkiller Pro SP 3 can be combined with an electric trolly to create a very mobile machine that can access pavements to kill weeds beween the cars and the kerb edge.

Is Zero Chemicals the Solution? - Cover Image
Sweeping and Integrated Weed Control
Is Zero Chemicals the Solution?

I have been asked to be on a Panel at SAGE discussing the topic "Is Zero Chemicals the Solution?" Here are some initial thoughts.

Managing Weeds in a plant nursery without Chemicals - Cover Image
Sweeping and Integrated Weed Control
Managing Weeds in a plant nursery without Chemicals

Plant Nurseries face some unique challenges when controlling weeds, such as what to do in the flower pots and on the mypex or other weed fabric. We have a great solution from Eco Weedkiller.