The turf industry’s premier annual gathering, the BIGGA Turf Management Exhibition (BTME), will not take place in January 2021 as anticipated, with an alternative ‘festival of turf’ planned for summer 2021.
In this article, Reesink Turfcare’s Service Manager Lee Rowbotham says that total cost of ownership (TCO) is a vital part of the decision-making process when looking to invest in a new machinery fleet, but certainly never before has the concept had such weight
Prestbury Golf Club is located in beautiful Cheshire countryside and is one of the select few golf courses in the British Isles to bear the architectural stamp of Harry Colt. Whilst being told to all stay at home and stay safe, Lee Williams spoke to Course Manager Mark Crossley, over Zoom, to find out the challenges an elevated position presents on the hilly terrain.
Entering August signals the start of late summer, and with it shorter days and cooler nights. After a very dry spring, June and July have been months where rain showers have prevailed. Coupled with the warmth these months naturally convey, it is hard to think of more useful period for plant growth. As it happens, the same conditions have been quite useful for pathogen growth too.