This is the time to finish the winter clear-up

Dick Roberts

Norfolk journalist and countryman, now retired from daily newspaper life but still commentating and writing.Keen gardener when dodgy back allows and devout researcher of local ales and French wines. Married with two children who have flown the nest but return regularly to empty the fridge. Living in listed country cottage which gets more expensive by the year to maintain Retired but still writing regular columns and pieces for web sites.
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Earthquake CS10 chipper shredderWith the huge amounts of rain and milder winter gardens are putting on a very early spurt and if you did not carry out pruning in the autumn, you need to start soon. Twigs and dead growth on shrubs won’t burn well at this time of the year and really need to be shredded and Read more ...
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Great gift for gardeners: chipper shredders from leading American manufacturer

Dick Roberts

Norfolk journalist and countryman, now retired from daily newspaper life but still commentating and writing.Keen gardener when dodgy back allows and devout researcher of local ales and French wines. Married with two children who have flown the nest but return regularly to empty the fridge. Living in listed country cottage which gets more expensive by the year to maintain Retired but still writing regular columns and pieces for web sites.
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Ardisam CS10 chipper shredderGardening at this time of the year always presents a problem – what do you do with all the prunings from the shrubs and rose bushes and the like. For they can take some time to rot down on the compost heap and even if you burn them there will always be bits of twigs Read more ...
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Ten top tools to help you beat the winter weather

Dick Roberts

Norfolk journalist and countryman, now retired from daily newspaper life but still commentating and writing.Keen gardener when dodgy back allows and devout researcher of local ales and French wines. Married with two children who have flown the nest but return regularly to empty the fridge. Living in listed country cottage which gets more expensive by the year to maintain Retired but still writing regular columns and pieces for web sites.
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use an ardisam shredder for prunings and branches_900_800357762_0_0_7023256_195Winter draws on, as the expression goes, and we must expect all manner of nasty weather until the first daffodils wave their golden welcome to Spring. The right equipment can make coping with the worst of the winter much easier so here’s our selection of ten top tools to help get through to Spring with Read more ...
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Top chipper shredder to deal with the debris from the gales

Dick Roberts

Norfolk journalist and countryman, now retired from daily newspaper life but still commentating and writing.Keen gardener when dodgy back allows and devout researcher of local ales and French wines. Married with two children who have flown the nest but return regularly to empty the fridge. Living in listed country cottage which gets more expensive by the year to maintain Retired but still writing regular columns and pieces for web sites.
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Ardisam Earthquake CS6V chipper shredderWith the recent stormy weather, falling branches and general debris have left many gardens looking a terrible mess. And the only real way of disposing of all the rubbish is with a chipper shredder so you can dump it on the compost heap or use it as a mulch on the tender plants on the Read more ...
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Ten top gifts for those hard to please people

Dick Roberts

Norfolk journalist and countryman, now retired from daily newspaper life but still commentating and writing.Keen gardener when dodgy back allows and devout researcher of local ales and French wines. Married with two children who have flown the nest but return regularly to empty the fridge. Living in listed country cottage which gets more expensive by the year to maintain Retired but still writing regular columns and pieces for web sites.
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Garland-BG50-Petrol-Chipper-Shredder-300cThere’s still just time to buy that special present for the keen gardener and have it delivered before Christmas. And as Santa is issuing his survival rations to Rudolph and revving up the rest of the reindeers we have listed ten Christmas crackers of presents you can consider if you’re feeling generous. Speak to anyone Read more ...
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Ten magnificent gifts for the keen gardener

Dick Roberts

Norfolk journalist and countryman, now retired from daily newspaper life but still commentating and writing.Keen gardener when dodgy back allows and devout researcher of local ales and French wines. Married with two children who have flown the nest but return regularly to empty the fridge. Living in listed country cottage which gets more expensive by the year to maintain Retired but still writing regular columns and pieces for web sites.
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Allett-24-Buckinham-Mower-300cHere are ten great gift suggestions for the more generous of you with keen gardeners as friends or relations. Any one receiving one of these would be bound to be greeted with a broad grin as big as Rudolph’s on Christmas Day so have a look at these suggestions to see the amazing list of Read more ...
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Top Ten Petrol Chipper-Shredders for 2012

Dick Roberts

Norfolk journalist and countryman, now retired from daily newspaper life but still commentating and writing.Keen gardener when dodgy back allows and devout researcher of local ales and French wines. Married with two children who have flown the nest but return regularly to empty the fridge. Living in listed country cottage which gets more expensive by the year to maintain Retired but still writing regular columns and pieces for web sites.
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MD-Chip-N-Shred-Petrol-Chipper-Shredder-300cThis is the season when professionals and amateurs alike begin considering pruning trees and shrubs and wondering what to do with all the branches and small twigs and other debris. And some of you of may well be considering replacing an old chipper/shredder or thinking about buying one for the first time. Mowdirect has been Read more ...
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After the gales the clear-up starts here

Dick Roberts

Norfolk journalist and countryman, now retired from daily newspaper life but still commentating and writing.Keen gardener when dodgy back allows and devout researcher of local ales and French wines. Married with two children who have flown the nest but return regularly to empty the fridge. Living in listed country cottage which gets more expensive by the year to maintain Retired but still writing regular columns and pieces for web sites.
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Oleo-Mac electric chain sawMany of us may well have escaped the bitter conditions of last winter but now we have gales of damaging wind. Trees have been blown down and there is any amount of debris to clear up; and so we have put together a clear-up kit of garden machinery to help with the job. Don’t start Read more ...
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Turn garden debris into a valuable mulch

Dick Roberts

Norfolk journalist and countryman, now retired from daily newspaper life but still commentating and writing.Keen gardener when dodgy back allows and devout researcher of local ales and French wines. Married with two children who have flown the nest but return regularly to empty the fridge. Living in listed country cottage which gets more expensive by the year to maintain Retired but still writing regular columns and pieces for web sites.
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Einhell BG-RS 2540CB silent electric garden shredderWith the first sharp frosts of the winter you really can’t put off clearing up the flower beds and shrubberies much longer and also clearing away the odd small branches and twigs. And whereas we used to put them on a bonfire which burned and smouldered away, sometimes for days, there are machines which can Read more ...
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