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Using nature to keep the grass short

Plymouth’s grass land could be covered in yellow rattle as part of an experiment to use nature to keep the grass short in urban areas. Plymouth City Council and Devon Wildlife Trust have been harvesting yellow rattle seed from Efford Marsh Local Nature Reserve and they plan to use the seed to sow in grasslands […]


CUT! – Plymouth City Council commits to cutting grass across the city by next week

Plymouth City Council is pulling out all the stops to make sure the overgrown grass around the city is cut over the next few days.  Bringing in additional temporary staff and upskilling other street cleansing and grounds staff is the solution to addressing the issue. Councillor Michael Leaves, Cabinet Member for Street Scene and the […]