Chemicals & Fertilisers (page 1)

Techneat

SPPS sprayer options

The SPPS, a self-propelled pedestrian sprayer from Techneat Engineering, aimed at lawn care professionals and already in use at many leading UK and Overseas...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - 23 hours, 52 minutes ago

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Turf Science inspires

ICL and Syngenta recently held a series of Turf Science Lite events, which took place at Aston Villa FC’s stadium Villa Park, Slaley Hall Golf Club in...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - 4 days, 3 hours ago

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Change for amenity

Change can create uncertainty and concern but how different is this to where it has always been? Change is inevitable; it is how we respond that really...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - 2 weeks ago

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UK accused of 'eroding'

The UK has been accused of “silently eroding” key environmental and human health protections in the Brexit-inspired rush to convert thousands of pages...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - 3 weeks ago

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Bayer to invest $5.6b

Bayer has announced it plans to invest about $5.6 billion of its research and development budget on alternatives to its glyphosate weed killer over the...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - 1 month ago

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Turf Pest Tracker

The new Turf Pest Tracker will follow the timing and movement of the adult life cycle stages of key turf pests this summer, to get a better picture of...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 22/5/19

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Acelepryn reapproved

The Emergency Authorisation for the use of the Syngenta insecticide, Acelepryn, for the control of chafer grubs and leatherjacket has been reapproved for...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 15/5/19

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EPA's green light

Agency identifies no risks to human health associated with widely used herbicide

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 14/5/19

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Disease management

In recent years, we’ve seen a continually changing landscape in our industry, relating most notably to the chemical armoury we have available to us....

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 13/5/19

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Bayer's new herbicide

Bayer has brought a new residual pre-emergence herbicide to the UK market, adding another product to the amenity contractor’s armoury.

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 7/5/19

Roundup

Roundup is not dangerous!

The US government has declared Roundup is safe - despite a movement of lawsuits from Americans claiming the weedkiller gave them cancer

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 3/5/19

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Pesticides – Part 2

In his last article, Maxwell Amenity Technical Manager John Handley stated that the case in favour of chemical pesticides is that they have worked in the...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 3/5/19

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RSPB resigns from forum

The RSPB and dozens of environmental groups have resigned from the government’s pesticides forum after two decades claiming the use of dangerous chemicals...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 26/4/19

DLF

DLF joins Amenity Forum

DLF Seeds has joined over 70 other organisations, covering all aspects of the sector, to deliver research and information to those responsible for natural...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 20/4/19

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Council assess weedkiller

Rulings against Roundup owner Monsanto prompt UK authorities to seek non-chemical alternatives

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 11/4/19

Bayer Lose Trial

Second RoundUp Trial

A San Francisco federal court awarded a Sonoma County landowner $80.3 million on March 27, in the second lawsuit against Monsanto’s popular herbicide,...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 6/4/19

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Future of Fungicides

The availability of turf fungicides and the way that we use them is changing rapidly. Syngenta Turf Technical Manager, Glenn Kirby, reviews how the situation...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 3/4/19

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A brief history ...

In part one of a two part article, Maxwell Amenity Technical Manager John Handley provides a brief history and analysis of the current situation surrounding...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 22/3/19