News (page 9)

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2020 Acelepryn authorised

The Emergency Authorisation for the use of the Syngenta insecticide, Acelepryn, for the control of chafer grubs has been reapproved for the 2020...

in Pests & Diseases - on 22/5/20


Q&A with Jason Stewart

Jason Stewart - you never know what’s around the corner.

in Football - on 22/5/20


Maidenhead United FC

Maidenhead United Football Club was established in 1870. Their York Road home ground is acknowledged by The Football Association and FIFA to be the oldest...

in Football - on 22/5/20

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FIFA update

FIFA’s Pitch Management Manager, Alan Ferguson, briefly discusses how innovations in technology enabled communication around the world to plan for the...

in Football - on 21/5/20

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Starnes at ease ...

Starnes Engineering has experienced the benefits of an automatic relief grind using the Foley Company 633 Accu-Pro. The East Sussex company has been continually...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 21/5/20


Coffee Club's key role!

As much as Costa Coffee and Starbucks have been hit hard by coronavirus, Stuart Vause’s Coffee Club at Castleford Tigers has also been shut for business...

in Rugby - on 21/5/20

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Etesia Attila AH75

With the impending difficulty some green space professionals will soon be experiencing from a delayed first cut, many are turning to the Etesia Attila...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 20/5/20


The Covhead Challenge

Reay Golf Club greenkeeper James Macadie wanted to do something special to raise money for the NHS – so decided to take part in his very own "Covhead...

in Golf - on 20/5/20

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Arb 130 right on time!

After making the switch from graphic design to tree surgery in his mid-twenties, Tim Hill then went on to found Twentyeight Trees... when he turned...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 20/5/20


Stadiums post virus!

There is no doubt that the Post Viral Era will have a direct effect on the way we work, play and live. It is the responsibility of architects to bring...

in General Interest - on 20/5/20

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Overseeding transformed

A BLEC Multi-Seeder has improved both the speed and accuracy of overseeding at Scotland’s Kelso Golf Club. With just Head Greenkeeper James Balmbro and...

in Golf - on 19/5/20


SALTEX to reschedule

In light of continued restrictions surrounding mass gatherings, combined with the unprecedented impact on all of us from Covid-19, the Grounds Management...

in Industry News - on 19/5/20


R&A Support Fund

The R&A has launched a £7 million funding package, The R&A Covid-19 Support Fund, to help golf deal with the impact of the pandemic

in Industry News - on 19/5/20


£2m COVID-19 fund

Sports clubs and community activity groups hit by the COVID-19 lockdown will be able to benefit from emergency funding up to £20,000, thanks to a match-funding...

in Industry News - on 18/5/20

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Mental Health 20-kindness

Looking after ourselves has never been more important than right now. The ‘new normal’ has changed the way we live, the way we work. We’re missing...

in General Interest - on 18/5/20


Q&A with Michael Main

Michael Main - he never thought he would end up as a groundsman

in People - on 18/5/20


Northumbria Uni interview

Northumbria University is a research-rich, business-focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence. It is based in the...

in Football - on 18/5/20

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Grassroots investment

Latest report from the Grounds Management Association (GMA) reveals need for more investment, volunteers and resources to kick-start and boost grassroots...

in Football - on 17/5/20


Dennis integral to County

Matthew Hallam, head groundsman at Notts County FC, claims that the versatile Dennis G860 cylinder mower has been a saving grace after they were unable...

in Football - on 17/5/20


Stan's the (mower) man!

Enforced self-isolation has put lawnmower enthusiast Stan Hardwick's plans to grow his impressive collection on hold

in People - on 16/5/20