Chemicals & Fertilisers (page 1)

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Racing to better turf

Anthony Colin Bruce Chapman is not a household name, but anyone who knows anything about cars will instantly recognise Colin Chapman as one of the most...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - 5 days, 16 hours ago

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Syngenta one box solution

A new one box solution from Syngenta is set to safely see greenkeepers and turf managers through the difficult transition from summer to winter disease...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - 1 week, 1 day ago

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Aspen Fuel a boost

Health and safety is at the heart of operations for Halifax based Green Valley Arborists (GVA). Working on commercial vegetation clearance and landscaping...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - 1 week, 2 days ago

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PGR helps control Poa

Dudsbury Golf Club Head Greenkeeper, Warren Moss, has adopted the use of a new plant growth regulator (PGR) to suppress Poa annua and increase the quantity...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - 1 week, 4 days ago

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Winning formula

Steve Lloyd, Golf Course Manager at The Worcestershire Golf Club, admits to ‘sticking’ to what he knows works best and it is for this reason that he...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - 4 weeks ago

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Sprayer testing changes

As part of the Sustainable Use Directive (SUD), pesticide application equipment (PAE) testing became a legal requirement in 2016. Any machine applying...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 25/9/20

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Anthracnose in turf

With Anthracnose appearing to be on the increase in recent years, ICL Technical Managers Henry Bechelet and Dr Andy Owen, along with Dr Kate Entwistle...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 18/9/20

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Important and essential

2020 is certainly a year not to be forgotten. It has impacted on us all in so many ways and it is clear that returning to what we thought as of normal...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 9/9/20

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Spotlight on Chris Turpie

Chris Turpie, amenity specialist for Agrovista Amenity, provides an insight into his career to date, his varied client base, and his pride at building...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 5/9/20

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ICL Anthracnose Webinar

ICL will be holding a live online webinar on 11th August entitled - Anthracnose in Turf - Best Management Advice

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 4/8/20

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AF Conference Update

Following full consideration of the external circumstances, the Forum has decided to switch delivery of its annual conference being held on October 15th...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 30/7/20

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Amenity Standard call

The Amenity Forum is now calling on the UK and national governments to introduce the Amenity Standard as a requirement for all operating in the management...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 25/7/20

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Calls for reduction!

Environmentalists are calling for the UK government to match the European Union in reducing pesticide use by 50 percent by 2030

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 24/7/20

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Red thread control

A new approval for red thread on the Instrata Elite label has further extended the value of the important all-round Syngenta turf fungicide

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 23/7/20

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Glyphosate controversy

There’s no doubt that there has been controversy around glyphosate, and its use in the public sector. However, the active ingredient has been around...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 21/7/20

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ICL turfgrass research

ICL has been collaborating with Bangor University on a unique research project which is exploring soil-plant interactions and fertiliser impact for turfgrass....

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 15/7/20

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Primo Maxx saving time

Greenkeepers and turf advisors can now find out the potential time and cost savings for individual courses using Primo Maxx II to reduce mowing requirements...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 13/7/20

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Grounds maintenance input

In this article, Daniel Ratling, BSc Hons. PCert TSC, Head Groundsman at Whitgift School in London, considers plant-soil interactions and how we turf managers...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 13/7/20