General Interest (Page 2)


Agronomy - June 2023

We have seen minimal rainfall over the last couple of weeks and it is now causing turf issues, with watering becoming increasingly important.

in General Interest - on 1/6/23


Life-saving devices

Royal Dornoch Golf Club is thought to be the first golf club in the world to fit defibrillators to all its buggies. The buggies chosen to carry this potentially...

in General Interest - on 25/5/23


Mark Hunt weather corner

Our industry expert Mark Hunt, talks about Poa annua seeding. In the past, this used to be the very end of April, start of May, but our warming winters...

in General Interest - on 24/5/23

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Industry updates

This issue is packed with topical, informative content including a comprehensive guide to IPM, an insightful look into British manufacturing, BASIS FACTS...

in General Interest - on 22/5/23


35-Year Work Anniversary

Toro U.K. Limited honored their long-term employee, Territory Sales Manager Alistair Tod, who recently celebrated his 35th anniversary with the...

in General Interest - on 20/5/23

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2023 Healthier Nation

A new survey of 8,000 UK adults has highlighted an increase in mental health transparency in the workplace.

in General Interest - on 15/5/23


Managing greens footfall

We sat down with James Matthewman to discuss the effect that footfall has had on his course to gain the best possible tips for dealing with the compaction...

in General Interest - on 15/5/23


Uncovering the Potential

Sports research laboratories, consultants and other sports specialists look at data to improve the surface, environment or player performance. Let’s...

in General Interest - on 8/5/23

Putting Wildlife First

Wildlife gardening

Are you not a fan of long grass, nettles or rewilding parts of your garden, but still want to support bugs, bees and birds and make your outdoor space...

in General Interest - on 7/5/23


Agronomy - May 2023

As we head into May, spring is once again proving to be a very challenging period for turf managers. Weather conditions have been far from ideal with growth...

in General Interest - on 1/5/23


Dogs on the Course

We spoke to Mark Widdop, Head Greenkeeper at Bradley Park GC about his perspective on having dogs on golf courses both as greenkeepers and golfers’...

in General Interest - on 21/4/23


Kubota appoint Manager

George Nowell has been appointed as Kubota (UK)’s agricultural and groundcare Dealer Manager for the midlands, north west and Wales

in General Interest - on 17/4/23


Preventing theft

After learning of several theft cases in the industry, we wanted to offer some information and advice on how you can protect your equipment.

in General Interest - on 13/4/23


Weather and agronomy

Turf management and the weather are inexplicably linked. Temperature, light, moisture, evapotranspiration and humidity play a massive role in grass and...

in General Interest - on 10/4/23


Agronomy - April 2023

The end of March feels like we have finally seen the end of the unfavourable weather conditions and what has felt like a mixed bag of all weathers, snow,...

in General Interest - on 1/4/23


GreenMech, 30 Years

With a rich history of supplying world-class woodchippers, 2023 sees the team at GreenMech proudly celebrating 30 years in business.

in General Interest - on 30/3/23


Futureproof your business

Turf and amenity professionals are being invited to a free event to receive practical advice and information on funding available for environmental protection...

in General Interest - on 25/3/23


Mark Hunt weather corner

Welcome to my regular weather column, where I take a look at all things weather-related and how they impact on turfgrass management. Weather dynamics have...

in General Interest - on 20/3/23


Syngenta/ICL agreement

Syngenta and ICL have signed a new agreement to continue and enhance the strong relationship that has brought great innovation, investment and service...

in General Interest - on 17/3/23


#GroundsWeek backing

The GMA announces #GroundsWeek 2023 sponsors.

in General Interest - on 17/3/23