January 2020 (page 6)

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Maintaining machinery

Across the industry we appreciate that turfcare equipment is becoming more technically advanced

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 7/7/20

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Nick Brown joins Campey

Campey Turf Care Systems has appointed well known industry figure, Nick Brown, as their new Export Sales Manager.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 6/7/20

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Amenity management

Speaking recently, the Chairman of the Amenity Forum, Professor John Moverley OBE, sought proper recognition by all sectors of government and opposition...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 6/7/20

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Diffusing the situation

May was the sunniest calendar month on record and with the way things are going it may well not hold that title for long! So, this year more than any other...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 6/7/20

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Spitfires grounded

Cricket is our summer game; just not this summer. The frustration is most apparent at county level, where all 18 clubs are without income, yet having to...

in Cricket - on 6/7/20

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AEA new president

The Agricultural Engineers Association has now formally elected President Mr Les Malin

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 5/7/20

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Golf club survives

A 97-year-old Alister MacKenzie-designed golf club in Leeds will now not close down – less than a year after it was effectively told it only had a few...

in Golf - on 5/7/20

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Newbattle GC trashed

A nearby bridge has become a popular drinking spot for bored youths during lockdown

in Golf - on 5/7/20

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Burning bucket damage!

Youngsters who maliciously damaged a green at Lochgelly Golf Club during the week have been slammed by club officials

in Golf - on 4/7/20

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Football comes together

Following their recent £7 million investment towards preparing the country’s football pitches, the Premier League, The FA and the Government, through...

in Football - on 4/7/20

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Tom Flintoft passes away

It is with great sadness that we learn of the passing of former Durham County Cricket Club Head Groundsman, Tom Flintoft.

in Cricket - on 4/7/20

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ICL Scholarship educates

With the BIGGA Turf Management Exhibition and Continue to Learn due to go ahead next January, members of the British & International Golf Greenkeepers...

in Golf - on 3/7/20

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More kits, more value

Toro’s MVP (maintenance value performance) kits are widely known as one of the most effective solutions to minimising downtime. And for 2020 there’s...

in Golf - on 3/7/20

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Acelepryn reapproved

A further new Emergency Authorisation (EA) for the use of the Syngenta insecticide, Acelepryn, has been reapproved to target leatherjackets for the 2020...

in Industry News - on 3/7/20

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Mental health issues

“You cannot put 30kg of fertiliser in a 20kg bag. Sooner or later it is going to spill out. I just did not know how much of a mess it was going to make.”...

in Football - on 3/7/20

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Iseki’s for Blundells

ISEKI UK & Ireland, distributors of ISEKI compact tractors and mowers alongside their local dealer MST based in Tiverton, recently sold a fleet of ISEKI...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 2/7/20

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SABO to Mutares

John Deere has announced that it has signed an agreement to sell SABO Maschinenfabrik to Mutares SE & Co. The transaction is contingent on regulatory approval...

in Industry News - on 2/7/20

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Rangers new pitch ...

Glasgow Rangers are working on plans for a 'revolutionary' new pitch, according to reports

in Football - on 2/7/20

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It could kill them!

The golf course is perhaps unique in sport as greenkeeper can often be seen carrying out work while the course is in play.

in Golf - on 1/7/20

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Familiar face returns

Turf managers in the South West of England will note the presence of a familiar face in the region after Neil Carter rejoined Symbio in a sales and advisory...

in People - on 1/7/20