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Constant improvement

Over the last 10 years, Kedleston Park Golf Club in Derbyshire, England, has adopted a strategy of continuous improvement for its golf course and...

in Golf - 17 hours, 29 minutes ago


£1500 prize fund

It's time to submit your challenge for the 2021/22 Pitchcare & Syngenta Fantasy Football League with a £1500 prize fund. This is an exclusive league for...

in Football - 23 hours, 29 minutes ago


The Wright Stuff

University grounds programmes are rarely more diverse than those at Leeds, where sustainability issues assume top priority. Greg Rhodes met with Grounds...

in Schools & Colleges - 1 day, 2 hours ago

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New regulations for PPPs

The Official Controls (Plant Protection Products) Regulations 2020 (the 2020 Regulations) have recently been issued with a policy statement. These apply...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - 1 day, 17 hours ago

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We need more 3G pitches

One of my passions outside of politics is sport, especially football. As someone who used to be secretary of a local junior football club, I know, like...

in Football - 1 day, 22 hours ago

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Multi-Seeder ‘pivotal’

After spending almost three months under constant snow and ice, a Multi-Seeder from Redexim has been crucial in regaining coverage on the greens at Dundee’s...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 2 days, 17 hours ago


£50m more for grassroots

The Premier League, The FA and Government’s Football Foundation has welcomed today’s announcement from Government that a further £50million will be...

in Football - 2 days, 23 hours ago


The future looks golden

New 10-year Toro agreement deal for Kilmarnock Barassie Golf Club in Troon on the west coast of Scotland takes relationship to 50 years

in Golf - 3 days, 17 hours ago


Q&A with Andy Smith

Andy Smith - You must make life happen, know what you want, have a plan and be kind on the way!

in Golf - 3 days, 23 hours ago


Shirley Golf Club

Bordered by fields and natural woodland on the outskirts of south Birmingham, Shirley Golf Club nestles in the Blythe Valley, enjoying a well-planned blend...

in Golf - 4 days, 2 hours ago

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Technology pays off

As Gleneagles enters the fifth year of its partnership agreement with John Deere, its adoption of the latest precision spraying and mowing technology is...

in Golf - 4 days, 17 hours ago


Child's play for Etesia

Martin Carty, Managing Director at Carty Services, has revealed how a 0% interest finance offer from Etesia UK enabled him to improve operations on a wide...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 4 days, 23 hours ago

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Portlethen Terra choices!

An Aberdeenshire golf course has added a 4.05m winged Wiedenmann Terra Brush to its fleet at the same time as updating its Terra Spike GXi8 HD. Portlethen...

in Golf - 5 days, 17 hours ago

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Award for James Bledge

Royal Cinque Ports course manager James Bledge continued a fantastic month for links venues in Kent after being awarded top prize at the BIGGA Excellence...

in Golf - 5 days, 23 hours ago


The disease triangle

Anthracnose of turf is caused by the pathogen Colletotrichum cereale. The disease primarily affects intensely managed turf surfaces because of the considerable...

in Pests & Diseases - 6 days, 17 hours ago

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A “strong new chapter"

The turfcare industry reunited for the first time in over 18 months at the Warwickshire Event Centre as the inaugural Festival of Turf took place beneath...

in Exhibition News - 6 days, 23 hours ago

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Wigan pitches wrecked

A club and ward councillors have angrily blasted the selfish actions of those responsible. Five pitches maintained by Aspull Juniors FC were churned up...

in Football - 1 week, 1 day ago


PNE’s pitches boosted

Pete Ashworth, Head Groundsman at Preston North End FC, has revealed how products from Mansfield Sand play a role in achieving consistently good playing...

in Football - 1 week, 1 day ago


Andy Fogarty interview

Andy Fogarty, Head Groundsman at Yorkshire County Cricket Club, has a trophy cabinet full of accolades including ECB ‘Groundsman of the Year’ four...

in Cricket - 1 week, 1 day ago


Ham's toxic row!

London's last polo ground where Princes William and Harry have both played chukkas is branded 'gross' for digging up its plastic exercise track and leaving...

in Synthetics - 1 week, 2 days ago