News (page 7)


Secondary Drainage

What are the drainage solutions open to turf managers and how can these help deal with the pressure of maintaining fine turf surfaces whilst keeping their...

in Drainage - on 3/5/21


60 years in the industry

Chris Biddle, who founded Service Dealer magazine in 1988, has been awarded the Institution of Agricultural Engineers (IAgrE) 2020 Award for Contribution...

in Industry News - on 2/5/21

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Best value with Ventrac

North Lincolnshire Council is committed to delivering best value to its residents and demonstrated this with the recent purchase of two Ventrac 4500 all-terrain...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 2/5/21

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Carbon neutrality race

Sentosa Golf Club, regarded as one of the world’s most sustainable sporting venues, has today announced a commitment to become the world’s first ever...

in Golf - on 1/5/21


May 2021 Diaries

Well, after a month of us getting some normality back in our lives, I think everyone is thankful for being able to do a little bit more. It is undoubtably...

in General Interest - on 1/5/21

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Leatherjacket challenge!

BIGGA and Syngenta to host major industry event focussing on the threat to the golfing industry caused by increasing populations of harmful insects

in Golf - on 30/4/21

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Best golf greens

Matt Aplin, head greenkeeper at Goring and Streatley Golf Club has been named the best in his profession for the third year running.

in Golf - on 30/4/21


Facing the Future

The world we all knew certainly has changed greatly. The Pandemic has impacted on every aspect of our lives and we all know that the recovery will be long...

in Industry News - on 29/4/21


Stuart joins DLF

DLF Seeds are pleased to announce the recent appointment of Stuart Yarwood MG. Stuart's role as Regional Technical Sales Manager will see him working closely...

in People - on 29/4/21


Fame awaits at Stanedge

A unique new docuseries telling the remarkable story of one woman’s mission to turnaround a rundown golf club and make it a friendly, accessible and...

in Golf - on 28/4/21


Neil joins Aquatrols

Aquatrols have named Neil Mitchell as its new Account Manager for Scotland

in People - on 28/4/21


Rolling, rolling, rolling

The vaccine rollout across the UK continues to be successful and we can only hope that this means bums on stadium seats in the near future. The Covid-19...

in Editorial - on 28/4/21

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Gullane and Toro success

Gullane Golf Club in Scotland and Toro certainly have history. With the latest deal taking it to 25 years, it’s a partnership claimed to have produced...

in Golf - on 27/4/21


BIGGA Open Support Team

The return of The Open Championship this July will see BIGGA members from all over the United Kingdom leap into action once again as the BIGGA Volunteer...

in Industry News - on 27/4/21

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Acelepryn authorised

An Emergency Authorisation for the use of the Syngenta insecticide, Acelepryn, to target chafer grubs has been granted for the 2021 season

in Industry News - on 26/4/21

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SISIS to the rescue

Greenkeeper Mark Piper claims that the SISIS Supaturfman has made a remarkable difference to the green at Maldon Bowling Club in Essex.

in Bowls - on 26/4/21

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More Ventrac success

Castle Stuart Golf Links, situated close to Inverness and overlooking the Moray Firth, is the latest Scottish golfing venue to purchase a Ventrac 4500...

in Golf - on 25/4/21

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Shining a light

As part of its role in promoting best practice in all aspects of amenity management, the Forum has released a new digital publication entitled aptly enough...

in Industry News - on 25/4/21


Measuring soil strength

The Adams and Stewart soil binding test (ASSB) or Motty test as it is commonly known is still a very good method for measuring soil strength. Particularly...

in Cricket - on 25/4/21

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New course for Scotland

Work has finally started on the new Jack Nicklaus-designed golf course at Ury Estate, near Stonehaven.

in Golf - on 24/4/21