Kersten UK News

Weed Management - It's time for significant change. - Cover Image
Sweeping, moss and weed control
Weed Management - It's time for significant change.

With a new national action plan for the sustainable use of pesticides on the cusp of being released we have seen a swathe of councils taking a more responsible look at managing weeds.

Good, Good, Good.... Good Vibrations! - Cover Image
Sweeping, moss and weed control
Good, Good, Good.... Good Vibrations!

Hand arm vibrations are becoming more and more important when choosing the right machine for a job. Often the vibration level is a limiting factor for how long an operator can work with a machine.

The most reliable tailgate spreader on the market? - Cover Image
Winter Maintenance Equipment
The most reliable tailgate spreader on the market?

The Polaro E uses a very different technology to other spreaders you will see on the market, allowing it to deal with a wider range of salt products.

SALTEX Preview 2021 - Cover Image
Shows and Exhibitions
SALTEX Preview 2021

We're looking forward to seeing you at SALTEX. Here's what we have in store for you.

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.

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!

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

Case Study:  How Path Edging with a Machine can save you Money - Cover Image
Sweeping and Integrated Weed Control
Case Study: How Path Edging with a Machine can save you Money

We ran a test with Veolia to discover the true saving a Kersten machine can provide for your team!

Case Study: Weedbrush mounted to an Iseki TG - Cover Image
Tractor Attachments
Case Study: Weedbrush mounted to an Iseki TG

The Iseki TG makes light work of clearing moss and weeds with the Kersten UB6080MH Weedbrush.

Increased UK Stock - Cover Image
Product Updates
Increased UK Stock

Recent events such as Covid and Brexit have presented many new hurdles to navigate. Increased shipping and paperwork costs together with severe product shortages are among the key challenges.