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Year 2019 Number 5-6

May - June

Gardening

Landscaping machines, sales surge in the first quarter

The Comagarden/Morgan figures, indicate an average increase of 29% in the first part of the year. The favourable weather pattern, of opposite trend compared to the same period 2017, is at the root of this anomalous growth in demand, which should decrease over the course of the year while still maintaining an index in line with that of last year
Gardening

Mechanization for gardens: the boom in battery-powered models

After recording a 26% increase in 2018, battery powered machines and equipment show an overall growth of 90% in the first quarter of this year. Handling, silence and eco-compatibility are the characteristics rewarded by the market. With the success of electric motors, the gardening sector confirms a trend that is progressively affecting the automotive and agricultural machinery sectors. The garden robot segment is also growing
Gardening

Gardening market, a cultural phenomenon

Landscaping is becoming an increasingly stable element of architectural design and the management of open spaces, both public and private. The industry that produces specific machines and equipment has the task of making the work easier and stimulating demand with new types of products. The role of EIMA Green in the sector's exhibition landscape
Gardening

The new Emak group blowers are versatile and stylish

Their names are Efco SAi 60 and Oleo-Mac BVi 60, and they are two new blowers that are making their debut on the Italian market during these weeks. They are being launched by the Reggio Emilia company Emak, a company...
Gardening

IS2100Z, Fiaba lawn mowers focus on performance

Productivity and comfort, but also precision in manoeuvring and durability over time. These are the strengths of the IS2100Z lawn mower made by Fiaba of Ca­mi­sano Vicentino, a Venetian company specialized in the sector of landscaping machines. Offered both in...
Gardening

GF3x1Plus, three one-pass operations

A machine that can cut, harvest and ventilate. All with a single pass. We are talking about the GF3x1Plus mulcher, designed and built by the Gianni Ferrari Group, a company from Reggiolo (Reggio Emilia) that produces professional technologies for gardening....
Gardening

V-Twin: the new Honda engine

The iGX700 and iGX800 monoblock engines will be marketed starting next autumn, expanding the family of Honda V-Twin engines. Both models - says the manufacturer - are available with horizontal and vertical shafts, and are noteworthy for the innovative electronic...
Gardening

Alpha by Pellenc, a prize-winning range

Presented at EIMA 2018 and awarded a Technical Mention, the new Alpha range of professional tools with integrated battery by Pellenc includes a powerful and well-balanced lawn trimmer and rod hedge trimmer. One of the main features of the new...
Gardening

Peruzzo-ABF Color, a partnership for painting

A new, latest generation, production plant, equipped with an automated sandblasting cycle. Two local companies inaugurated it in Curtarolo (Padua): Peruzzo, specialized in the production of machines for agriculture and park care and maintenance, and ABF Color, operating in the...

Year 2019 Number 3-4

March - April

Gardening

Lawns defelting and ventilation

Trampling and the passage of the machines on the lawn often give rise to the formation of felt. Maintenance techniques and specific machinery allow the lawn to be efficiently maintained. Defelting and ventilation are the basic interventions for the proper management of the lawn
Gardening

Emak: long autonomy for hedge trimmers and brushcutters

All the power of a combustion engine combined with the “green” soul of an electric power supply. The new hedge trimmers and the new cordless brushcutters, designed by Efco and Oleo-Mac, and distributed by Emak, represent an evolution of hobbyist...
Gardening

John Deere precision sprayer

John Deere signs one of the novelties in the field of turf maintenance, in particular in the precision spraying sector. It is the PrecisionSprayer GPS technology applied to the Amenity Turf HD200 sprayer, available exclusively combined with ProGator vehicles.  Designed...
Gardening

Stiga, sixty chainsaws donated to the Veneto Region

The Stiga Group, a production company based in Castelfranco Veneto (TV), leader in the field of gardening machines, donated sixty chainsaws to the Veneto Civil Protection Agency last January, as a support for maintenance work in the areas that were...

Year 2018 Number 12

December

Gardening

Gardening machines: growing market in 2018

The Comagarden manifacters' association expected a positive year-end closing for the gardening machine market. The positive numbers for lawn mowers, brush cutters and trimmers stand out. Snowploughs should also be increasing with the arrival of the winter season
Gardening

Bellon Mit, innovative technologies for artificial greenery

At EIMA International, the technologies designed by the Paduan company Bellon Mit (the headquarters are in Cadoneghe) for the maintenance of “artificial greenery” are very much in the spotlight. We start with the BM30 sanitizer, designed for the hygiene of...
Gardening

Battery-powered lawn mowers, the new Gianni Ferrari products

Present at EIMA International 2018, Gianni Ferrari unveiled the new GTM and GSR battery-powered lithium ion lawn mowers. The two new protagonists of the Reggio Emilia brand are characterized by the abbreviation “+ electric”, and the heart of the two...

Year 2018 Number 10-11

October - November

Gardening

Urban greenery, an ecological challenge

The expansion of urban areas raises to the front the issue of public greenery needed to provide inhabitants with accessibility to a better quality of life. Among the various approaches to the design and management of green areas there are those which enhance spontaneous vegetation, proposals of criteria which can change the fruition of metropolitan areas based forms of vegetation taken over by mother nature
Gardening

Oleo-Mac, a new brand on basketball courts

Oleo-Mac - brand of the Emak Group – makes its debut in basketball’s world as co-sponsor of the Pallacanestro Reggiana team for the 2018/19 season. Oleo-Mac logo will appear on players’ shorts sponsored by Grissin Bon and on LED installations...

Year 2018 Number 7-9

July - August - September

Gardening

Principles and techniques of therapeutic green

The design of green areas for patients or for rehabs is spreading also in Italy, where there are interesting cases like that of the San Carlo Borromeo hospital in Milan. The therapeutic purpose is pursued trying to activate all the senses, from sight to smell, with a wide variety of plants that require careful maintenance
Gardening

Cutting-edge materials for Emak brushcutters

Their names are Efco DS 2410 S and Oleo-Mac BC 241 S, and they are two new light brushcutters distributed in Italy by Emak from Bagnolo in Piano (Reggio Emilia). These two machines’ ideal field of application is the finishing...
Gardening

Vigorous and versatile, the new Honda engines

The Japanese multinational has announced the upcoming introduction of a line of 2 HP four stroke engines highly efficient and sparing fuel consumption. Already in production are GCVx series vertical-shaft engines coming to the market for distribution in Europe to begin in September

Year 2018 Number 6

June

Gardening

Gardening: the first quarter freezes purchases

The prolonged winter weather in Italy in the first quarter of 2018 reduced the demand for machinery and equipment for gardening and the maintenance of greenery. Comagarden, the manufacturers association, expects to see the recovery of sales over the year thanks to bonus tax breaks for restructuring gardens and green areas. In the meantime, preparations are moving ahead for EIMA Green, the salon on gardening scheduled for next November 7 to 11 in Bologna for 270 specialized industries
Gardening

New Vanguard engines from Briggs&Stratton

Vanguard is a new range of horizontal engines by Briggs & Stratton designed to ensure excellent performance and long term reliability. A leading feature introduced to these new Vanguard 4.85 kW (6.5 Hp) engines is the simplified start type with...
Gardening

Mowers with driver on board, an innovative segment

This type of machines, mainly used for professional maintenance, has a wide range of solutions both for the engines and for the cutting decks. From the petrol engine to the electric and hybrid motor, from the front cutting deck to the ventral or lateral one, the industry offers the most suitable means for the most different applications

Year 2018 Number 4-5

April - May

Gardening

Machinery for greenery: market stable in 2017

Sales of machinery and equipment for gardening and groundskeeping showed a marginal 0.6% decline by the end of last year. Comagarden/Morgan data on single types disclosed the way the long dry spell during the year reduced the growth of greenery to penalized the traditional maintenance machinery, especially mowers, chainsaws and brush cutters
Gardening

Urban greenery residues, a source of energy

Subproducts left by the maintenance of parks and gardens in Italian cities can annually lead to a huge amount of biomass, sufficient to meet the energy requirements of thousand families. A succession of incompatible regulations which, over time, have led to differing definitions of residues and thus differing procedures for handling them and thus have blocked the efficient use of them as raw combustion materials
Gardening

Emak, revenues up in 2017

After closing 2017 with a revenue growth of 7.7%, the Emilian company begins the new year by optimizing its factory processes. 2018 will see an increase in investments in technology and innovations. One of the first achieved objectives is the strengthened online presence of the "galaxy" Emak

Year 2018 Number 2-3

February - March

Gardening

Sports green areas: trends and technologies

The maintenance of sports fields, especially football fields, represents a considerable commitment, including in economic terms. The operations are complex and frequent, and it is essential to have appropriate mechanical technologies and cultivation techniques. Natural fields, artificial fields and hybrid composition fields have different needs. The latter offer the advantage of the natural turf while at the same time guaranteeing the improvement of the cover. The San Siro stadium is one of the most significant examples of this application

Year 2018 Number 1

January

Gardening

Green care, autumn-winter maintenance

In autumn and in the cold months of the year the maintenance of green areas still holds, as mowing lawns and cleaning the leaves are needed to protect plants from the cold, and also for transplantation and fertilization depending on the blooms that will flower in spring. The range of machines and equipment used for these functions is wide and guarantees optimal results

Year 2017 Number 12

December

Gardening

Gardening machinery declining on Italian market

The negative trend of rainfall has reduced the development of plants to result in a drop in demand on the market for machinery and equipment for the maintenance of greenery. The market for battery powered machines and robotic mowers shows a sharp gain in Italy as well as throughout Europe
Gardening

Towed and knapsack atomizers and mist-sprayers: applications in gardening

Herbicide, pesticide and fertilizer treatments on small surfaces, such as gardens and green areas equipped, require hand-worn equipment from operators. From spraying pumps to atomizers, there are many models available today and suitable for every need, often equipped with instruments and control elements that allow optimal performance of the work. The systems' greater accuracy and calibration must be combined with individual protection devices to protect the operator from the risk of getting in touch with the substances used

Year 2017 Number 11

November

Gardening

Set up andmaintenance of green areas in "extreme" conditions

Slopes, as well as roofs and walls of urban buildings, can be covered with vegetation for decorative and functional purposes. The vegetation covers techniques are very varied today, having to adapt to different needs. There is a very wide range of substrates, support structures, sowing and maintenance systems

Year 2017 Number 10

October

Gardening

Garden, advanced systems for irrigation

The irrigation methods used for green spaces are basically "sprinkler irrigation and "drip irrigation". The first type of system is mainly used for large areas, football fields, golf courses and parks, while the second is more suitable for smaller surfaces, such as hedges and flower beds. Nowadays, there are also automated systems that plan the water delivery according to the specific needs of each site

Year 2017 Number 7-9

July - August - September

Gardening

Large green spaces: function, management and maintenance

The constant increase in the population living in cities and urban centres brings to the fore the topic of maintenance of parks and public areas used for sports and recreational activities. The combination of agronomic techniques, environmental protection methods, and mechanical and electronic technologies enables the optimal management of urban green spaces. Fleets of robots able to intervene in a timely manner and controlled from a remote location are on their way
Gardening

Rotomec: precision and safety with Hurricane H40-S

The latest arrival from Rotomec is the Hurricane H40-S model, a horizontal axis flail mower with a maximum 40 cm lateral displacement on the right. This is a machine designed for the maintenance of grassy lawns and for all those...
Gardening

The Stiga Group, a leading from in the gardening sectcor

Important developments for GGP came along last June when one of Europe's major manufacturers of powered garden equipment announced a name change to Stiga Group and the construction of new headquarters in Castelfranco Veneto

Year 2017 Number 5-6

May - June

Gardening

Gardening: market stable in 2016, growing in 2017

In spite of the weather tending toward a scarcity of rainfall leading to the reduced vegetation of plants lowering the demand for machinery and maintenance, the 2016 balance sheet shows sales substantially in line with the previous year at a decline of 0.5%. Estimates based on the first quarter of 2017 point to an overall increase of 2% with significant gains for brushcutters, trimmers, leaf blowers and vacuums and robotic mowers. Comagarden President Franco Novello affirms that innovative technologies and new types of products are decisive factors for the industries in the sector which have to focus on professionals as well as private users and hobbyists
Gardening

Megalopolis and urban agriculture, the new frontier for the gardening industry

The huge growth of urban agglomerations and the progressive inclusion into the territory of the city not only of green areas but also of agricultural activities will be one of the most relevant phenomena of the next years. According to Franco Novello, President of Comagarden, the industry that produces technologies for the management of green areas must face up to this challenge, designing and manufacturing innovative and multi-purpose mechanical machinery, in order to operate effectively in new contexts
Gardening

Di Martino models reliability and durability

Di Martino in the Veneto Region, in Mussolente in the Vicenza Province with a wide range of sprayers and other equipment for agriculture and industry has recently launched important new hand and knapsack sprayer products. One of the most significant...
Gardening

Comfort and performance with new blowers Emak

Efco SA 9000 and Oleo-Mac BV 900 backpack blowers, the most recent products brought to the market by the Emak Group, ensure maximum comfort for operators and top-flight performance for cleaning up urban greenery and providing support in agriculture as...
Gardening

IS3200Z lawnmowers, landscaping made easier

Performance, quality and comfort are the winning features of the IS3200Z, a zero turn lawnmower produced by the Dutch maker Ferris and marketed in Italy by Fiaba, based in Camisano Vicentino. Equipped with suspensions fitted with adjustable coilover dampers on...

Year 2017 Number 3-4

March - April

Gardening

Smart cities: maintenance and management of public green spaces

Urban green spaces in contemporary culture are no longer seen only as an aesthetic element, but also a factor in combating pollution, industrialization and anthropization. Maintaining green areas is a delicate balance between environmental and economic sustainability, which is why machines with electric motors are increasingly used

Year 2017 Number 1-2

January - February

Gardening

Shredding of lawn grass

The maintenance of lawns presents different technical needs depending on the quality and intended use of the surfaces. The mechanical industry creates specialized machines, with various types of engines, able to carry out targeted operations, optimizing consumption and maintenances

Year 2016 Number 10-11

October - November

Gardening

Garden machinery: a "social" approach

The development of social networks coupled with the increase in mobile browsing with smartphones is revolutionizing the way we communicate. This is all also to the advantage of retailers, who for the first time have the opportunity to communicate with their potential clients in a cost-effective and easily measurable way. Let's see what are the opportunities and how the Italian garden centres operate online.
Gardening

Battery equipment, a resource for gardening

Electric powered equipment is lighter, more manageable and products less noise and fewer vibrations compared to traditional models, all to the advantage of the comfort of the operator. Battery powered equipment for the maintenance of greenery is certain to become more popular thanks to innovative technologies which enhance safety and environmental sustainability. Hedge trimmers and mowers can be efficiently powered by electric motors with performance and efficiency which are no less than what traditional power provides

Year 2016 Number 7-9

July - August - September

Gardening

Sales networks: the Internet alternative

The e-commerce revolution has caused problems for many established Italian retailers and garden centers whereas the cross channel revolution carries many advantages also for dealers. If the customer deserts the store it is possible to make him or her return. This is not a matter of changing strategy but adopting a policy which takes into account that we are living in a digital world
Gardening

Emak: Aluminium Pro lawnmowers

The new range of lawnmowers Aluminium Pro Efco and Oleo-Mac with 51 cm cut, ideal for large surfaces (over 2,000 square metres), is available since last June. Suitable for professional use, the lawnmower models AR 53 TK Aluminium Pro and...
Gardening

New John Deere, Series X700 and X900

John Deere is expanding the manufacturer’s range of professional riding mower with the introduction of the X700 and X900 Series. The models in these series feature the modern automotive-style digital hood to give the operator clear and direct access to...
Gardening

Brush cutters: vibrations down to a minimum on Hitachi

Maximum durability and vibrations reduced to the minimum are a pair of the winning cards of the new brush cutter models, the CG24EBSP and the CG27EBSP brought to the market by Hitachi for professional groundskeepers for working with lightweight equipment...
Gardening

Airion2 di Pellenc, il soffiatore ultraleggero

Five years after the launch of the Airion1 blower, Pellenc puts on the market the Airion2, a lightweight blower with dynamic balancing. The power of the new blower has been increased by 30% compared with the first version. This is...

Year 2016 Number 5 - 6

May - June

Gardening

E-commerce in the gardening sector

In these years all businesses, industries and retailers are mapping out their futures in light of the arrival of e-commerce and the influence of new technologies on the way consumers make their purchases. Also the gardening and mechanization market is increasingly using the opportunities offered by the Internet. The players in this sector are growing and becoming more and more efficient
Gardening

Speed&Go, the new line filling system for brushcutters

The Emak Group’s innovative Speed&Go is a simple, practical and versatile line filling system for reloading brushcutter heads, marketed under the Efco and Oleo-mac brand names, which enables the operator to replace the brushcutter line in three simple movements in...

Year 2016 Number 4

April

Gardening

Pruning shears and branch loppers

Among the maintenance procedures to perform in agriculture and groundskeeping lopping off branches and pruning are those done most frequently. Traditional tools for performing manual operations have been extended to models run by vacuum and electric and hydraulic equipment. The choice of a model depends on the type of work and the thickness of branches to cut
Gardening

CS51 EAP, the new Hitachi chainsaw

Sturdy, powerful, and with anti-vibration system: these are the characteristics of the CS51 EAP chainsaw produced by Hitachi. The new chainsaw is an ideal machine for forest work, and meets the needs of professional lumberjacks. It is a rugged yet...
Gardening

Mowers: the new Multimower range

The Multimower MR mowers emerge from the collaboration between the Japanese Subaru, which provided the propulsion system (with two 174 and 189 cc engines), the Milanese Ibea, which developed the project, and the Reggio company Multipower that handles the distribution....
Gardening

The new head for trimmers made by Sabart

Exclusively for the Italian market, Sabart (Emak Group company) presents Gator® SpeedLoad of Oregon®, the innovative loading system for trimmers. The system, which includes a head and a line disc, has a particularly fast line loading system. It takes three...
Gardening

Robotic mowers: the EGMF evaluation standard

The EGMF, the European Garden Machinery industry Federation, has come up with a standard for the evaluation of robotic lawnmowers, RLM004-1.0/2016. On April 11th, EGMF published a technical document which establishes reference parameters for defining the performance characteristics and comparative...

Year 2016 Number 2-3

February - March

Gardening

Blowers and vacuums: a range of products for a growing market

Among the technologies for garden care and the maintenance of open areas blowers and vacuums are product types which have become essential by now. These items of equipment, with increasingly efficient performance, are differentiated according to their use, whether they are for professional or amateur operations
Gardening

Reduced energy consumption for the blowers by AMA Group

Specializing in the development of high tech solutions for the preparation and maintenance of low-speed vehicles, agricultural machinery and landscaping technologies, the AMA Group is present in the blowers and aspirators market segment with a broad and diverse range, able...
Gardening

Cifarelli: easy landscaping with the BL1200 blower

The BL1200 blower comes from the solid experience that Cifarelli of Voghera (Pavia) has gained in the design and manufacture of professional machines for agriculture and landscaping, sectors in which the Lombardy company has operated for about fifty years. The...
Gardening

Reliability and durability of the new Green Technik "Major"

The Major line is a range of professional vacuums developed by Green Technik from Piedmont (the headquarters are in Vezza d’Alba, in the Cuneo province) for cleaning roads, parks, boulevards, gardens, and yards. It has a total of four models...
Gardening

Hitachi Italia, compact and powerful blowers

  In the blowers sector, Hitachi Fercad Powertools Italia Spa, based in Altavilla Vicentina, presents the RB36DL model with lithium battery. As explained by the manufacturer in a technical note, this is a lightweight and compact machine, designed to offer...
Gardening

Tornado, a reliable and ergonomic leaf vacuum

Tornado is the name of a compact high-power leaf vacuum, compatible not only with materials such as leaves and grass, but with other types of small residue. Developed by Negri from Mantua - the headquaters are in Campitello Marcaria, not...
Gardening

The Model 400 versatile vacuum by Peruzzo

The Peruzzo range of machinery and equipment for agriculture and groundskeeping, in the Green Pro line, extends from flail mowers as the manufacturer’s core business on to mulchers and machines for cleaning up cut grass, fallen leaves and other debris....

Year 2015 Number 12

December

Gardening

Chainsaws and electric saws, an evolving technology

Chainsaws and power saws are the specific items of equipment for felling trees and pruning and are fundamental for operations and maintenance on wooded lands and green areas. Technological innovations now allow manufacturers to market models which combine maximum efficiency and limited weight along with a substantial reduction of vibrations and noise

Year 2015 Number 11

November

Gardening

Effective and environmentally friendly, the new generation of lawnmower tractors

The choice of equipment for landscaping depends on the characteristics and dimensions of the turf. Manufacturers now offer models with mechanical and hydrostatic drive systems, and pay special attention to the introduction of systems to reduce noise and emissions
Gardening

New brushcutters from Emak

Emak has widened their range of brushcutters with a new line of universal brushcutters for intensive home use which includes the DS 2700 and DS 3000 models under the Efco brand name and the Oleo-Mac BC 270 and BC 300...

Year 2015 Number 10

October

Gardening

Monza, the green spectacle

Positive results for the first edition of the Vita in Campagna (Country Life) Garden Show, held in late September at the park of the Monza Agricultural School. The activities of the Lombardy three-day event included field testing of machines and equipment for gardening and landscaping
Gardening

Tractors for landscaping: the new AMAs in action

 The brand from San Martino in Rio (Reggio Emilia) has expanded its range of machines and equipment for lanscaping maintenance with a line of lawn tractors. Three models with rear discharge system are available, all equipped with a six-position cutting...
Gardening

Briggs & Stratton: new intelligent

The new range of Briggs & Stratton innovative mower engines in the EXi-Series 650 and 675 unveiled at the Garden Show in Monza came about as the direct result of suggestions filed by the customers of the American manufacturer and...
Gardening

Resistance and low vibration with Hitachi brushcutters

The new series of ultra-light and professional brushcutters was the star of the Hitachi stand during the three days of the “Country Life Garden Show” in Monza. The new Japanese brushcutters, with their small engines, are designed for the professional...
Gardening

Iseki, a leading player at the Garden Show

Among the leading players at the Garden Show was the Barbieri Group in Sossano, in the Province of Vicenza, which presented the Iseki SF450 ride on mower series the Barbieri dealership has been retailing since 2012. The models drawing the...
Gardening

John Deere the new X300 Series

  The John Deere Select Series X300 rider lawn tractors will be replaced in 2016 by the updated Select X350, X354, X370, X380 and X350R models maintaining design similar to their predecessors but introducing a number of important improvements. Among...
Gardening

Rasion, a professional lawnmower by Pellenc

Rasion is the name of the new lawnmower by Pellenc, designed for landscaping professionals. Lightweight, agile and easy to transport, it is the latest addition in the Pellenc range, presented at the Garden Show in Monza. It gains favour for...
Gardening

New look for the Aeroking series by Selvatici

  At the Garden Show in Monza the spotlight is on the “prized items” of the Selvatici collection. Special attention went to the Aeroking aerator, one of the models that have made the history of the Bologna brand, which was...
Gardening

Irrigation for parks and gardens: systems and components

Saving water and optimizing the management of plant and manpower are the factors behind the evolution of irrigation technologies. Improving the quality and precision of irrigation machines, sprinklers, solenoid valves and other components, along with the automation of systems, acquiring and elaborating data on water, meteorological and physiological governing irrigation are the strong points of the systems built by the manufacturers in the sector.
Gardening

Battery-powered hedgetrimmers and brushcutters by Emak Group

The new Efco and Oleo-Mac ranges of battery-powered hedgetrimmers and brushcutters are designed and built for enthusiasts intent on work in their own gardens and, in addition to a mower and new-concept chainsaws, mark a step ahead in the sector...

Year 2015 Number 7-8-9

July - August - September

Gardening

Gardening: 2015 first half positive for the market

According to data made public by Comagarden, in FederUnacoma, and the Morgan survey group, the sector closed with a another gain of 2.9% in sales for the first half of 2015 over the same period in 2014 after climbing 7.6%...
Gardening

Vita in Campagna Garden Show: green light in Monza

Everything for gardening fans and technicians at the only event in Italy where, in a unique garden of over 6 hectares of the Agricultural School of the Monza park, you can see and try gardening equipment in operation. The schedule includes free specialized courses and unprecedented demos by the Tree climbers, the green acrobats
Gardening

Mowers and chippers by Peruzzo

  The manufacturer Peruzzo, been specializing for the past fifty years in machinery for gardening groundskeeping of public areas, recently unveiled at demonstration trials in Monza a wide range of technologies and interesting new models. Worthy of note in the...
Gardening

SQ Sandspreaders: precise and uniform

The Sandqueen sandspreader is a brush spreader, designed and built by Selvatici located in San Lazzaro di Savena, near Bologna, for the precise and uniform distribution of sand, peat, soil and other granular materials on topsoil. There are four models...
Gardening

City Cut, the new cutting head from Pellenc

City Cut is the name of the new brush cutter cutting head turned out by Pellenc, coming up for presentation at the Vita in Campagna (Life in the Countryside) Garden Show. The Pellenc system is made up of two serrated...

Year 2015 Number 5-6

May - June

Gardening

Robotic mowers, a growing market

Lawn mower manufacturers have an ongoing commitment to research and development to bring to the market mowers with increasingly improved performance as regards power, precision and accuracy in cutting. The number of them producing robotic mowers has increased in recent years and the market is continuing to grow. An example is France where the sales of these mowers virtually doubled in 2014
Gardening

Reduced consumption with Rotomec's Turbo Hop spreader

  The Turbo Hop pendular spreader is a highly valued achievement for Rotomec, the manufacturer of the multi-purpose machine suitable for the distribution of fertilizer in granules or powdered as well as with humidity levels of up for 30% and...

Year 2015 Number 3-4

March - April

Gardening

Gardening: Italian market picking up

The Italian market for garden and grounds maintenance machinery and equipment closed 2914 by finally signaling a reversal of the downward trend recorded since 2009 due to the financial and economic crisis when investments in hobbyist gardening and municipal greens...
Gardening

Aerators keeping the lawns breathing

Aeration is vital for keeping air and water circulating in the root systems of lawns and other grassy surfaces, encouraging the activity of microbes in the soil. Vertical or rotary aerators are flanked by top dressers
Gardening

Emaks for weekend, part-time, professional farmers

Simplicity of use coupled with high performance is always a striking combination in machines, and none more so than the new range of Emak rotary tillers unveiled at the last edition of the EIMA industrial fair. Two of the four...

Year 2015 Number 1-2

January/February

Gardening

InStart: a good start for Briggs & Stratton new system

InStart is the new starting system for Briggs & Stratton engines. The 775iS DOV® model is equipped with this ignition system which came away from the recent EIMA International 2014 exposition last November with a Technical Innovation Honorable Mention award....

Year 2014 Number 12

December

Gardening

Greenery in the city: technologies and management models

A recent survey found Angers, Nantes and Limoges the three French cities with the most greenery as well as those dedicating the greatest resources for this purpose. In Italy, in the wake of positive results achieved abroad and shrinking financing due to the financial and economic crisis, differentiated maintenance is spreading in a number of municipalities. This means the adoption of a level of maintenance performed according to the type and function of the green area, the intensity of the use of the area and its location. A wide range of technologies are deployed, from mowers to leaf blowers

Year 2014 Number 7-9

July - September

Gardening

Gardening: machinery and equipment for all types of greenery

Taking care of green areas requires a wide range of machinery and equipment built for a public of professional groundskeepers as well as hobby enthusiasts. Choosing mechanical means must be made on the basis of the size and characteristics of the green area to maintain and in relation to the architectonic models on which to base the design and management of gardens
Gardening

GGP Group: an ambitious summer

  The Global Garden Products Group and Gianni Ferrari – the leading manufacturer of commercial ground care equipment and professional riding mowers – signed an agreement for the manufacture the GGP range of commercial implement carriers to be marketed under...
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