Magazine - Articles in February 2017
11 hours ago - Industry News - Tony Hawkins
The Scottish Gamekeepers Association (SGA) has secured an exclusive partnership with all terrain vehicle specialists, Polaris, as the organisation celebrates 20 years of representing gamekeepers.
16 hours ago - Industry News - External source
Toro is entering the final development phase of a revolutionary turf maintenance machine and is asking turf professionals to help give it a name.
1 day ago - Industry News - External source
Liverpool FC and Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council (KMBC) have announced joint plans for a proposed redevelopment of the Reds’ Academy site in Kirkby
2 days ago - Industry News - Steve Mitchell
The 2016 John Deere Classic held in the US has been voted the PGA TOUR’s Tournament of the Year.
2 days ago - Industry News - External source
The move follows the World Health Organisation’s finding that Monsanto’s Roundup is a probable carcinogen.
2 days ago - Industry News - Lucy Nicholls
ICL and Syngenta have launched their popular Primo Maxx Ultimate Offers for 2017, which are set to provide turf managers with a combination of great products through a range of extremely cost-effective packages
3 days ago - Industry News - Max Dodd
A ground-breaking scheme, funded by the National Lottery, will help Newcastle City Council (NCC) to develop and test a new funding, management and maintenance model for 33 of the city’s parks and allotments (over 400 hectares of land).
3 days ago - Golf - Georgie Scott
Toro brought in to help club tend 45-holes across two different sites.
The grass is always Greenore!
3 days ago - Golf - Chris McCullough - Issue 70 - December / January 2016 / 2017
Situated on the Cooley Peninsula, on the shores of Carlingford Lough and close to the border with Northern Ireland, sits Greenore Golf Club. This close proximity means that forty percent of its members come from the north
3 days ago - Industry News - Richard McKeever
A recreation ground in Harpenden which is used by hundreds of people in the town each year has been granted legal protection from any future development, thanks to a national campaign to find and protect green spaces throughout the country.
4 days ago - Machinery & Mechanics - Steve Mitchell
Cornwall’s award-winning The Lost Gardens of Heligan estate has re-established a working partnership with John Deere and local professional turf equipment dealer Masons Kings after more than 20 years.
4 days ago - Industry News - Karl Hansell
Entry opens for the Toro Student Greenkeeper of the Year Awards 2017.
4 days ago - Industry News - Fiona Gebbett
Hot on the heels of Ernest Doe being selected as a main distributor for Trilo products in the UK, they intend to hold a field demo day.
5 days ago - Golf - External source
Bill H. Maynard, the Director of Golf Course Maintenance Operations at the Country Club of St Albans, has been elected to a one-year term as President of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA).
5 days ago - Cricket - Chelsie Taylor
Stuart Canvas, the UK’s leading provider of sports ground and industrial covers based in Warrington, has secured a sponsorship agreement with Lancashire Cricket Board.
Spraying in control
5 days ago - Industry News - Jane Carley - Issue 70 - December / January 2016 / 2017
Glyphosate is an important part of the weed control armoury for sports venues and public spaces, but proved controversial last year. We look at the current situation and how the industry is aiming to move forward
5 days ago - Football - External source
Grassroots football received a £125m boost from the Football Association over the 2015/16 season as the organisation recorded record revenue of £370m.
6 days ago - Synthetics - Neil Nickolds
Leading sports pitch construction specialist, O’Brien Sports, has secured a hockey pitch resurfacing project at Bridge Street Sports Centre in Leominster.
6 days ago - Industry News - External source
St Andrews Links has received a top award for its commitment to developing sustainable practices across its world famous living landscape.
6 days ago - Industry News - Karl Hansell
Tthe British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association’s Central England Regional Conference will provide the most up-to-date education opportunities available to the region’s greenkeepers