Technical (Page 1)

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Toro make difficult easy

With economic uncertainty as it is, it’s never been more important to consider more than just the equipment’s purchase price. Now, with Toro’s myTurf...

in Technical - 2 weeks, 1 day ago

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Electric machinery

Electric turfcare machinery is, as we know, the future of the industry, it’s the reality we’re moving towards. Many greenkeeping professionals are...

in Technical - on 9/1/23

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Platinum TE expands

November 28, 2022 – LaGrange, Georgia, USA: Platinum TE Paspalum recently issued production and distribution licenses to two international turf farms....

in Technical - on 30/11/22

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Sustainability agenda

as part of the UN Sports for Climate Action Framework, which brings together sports organisations from all over the world to achieve climate change goals,...

in Technical - on 20/10/22

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Healthy water this summer

There are scientific reasons why we’re drawn to water, it’s calming, peaceful and inspiring, adding beauty to any landscape. Our love for it is pervasive...

in Technical - on 29/8/22

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Back on track!

When the route for HS2 was announced, Ingestre Park Golf Club’s existence was threatened. Club officials successfully battled hard to save its future....

in Technical - on 24/3/22

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The pain of renovation

The journey is never over, from initial moves to firm up surfaces, to the wholesale change of turf grass species. The bigger the step that needs to be...

in Technical - on 6/3/22

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Let the journey begin ...

Sene Valley Golf Club in Hythe, Kent have embarked on a long journey to improve the course’s infrastructure that involves all aspects; cost-effective...

in Technical - on 4/1/22

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Battery advancements

Recognising the health benefits and brand value that can be gained from putting sustainability under the spotlight, manufacturers have been working closely...

in Technical - on 26/11/21

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Covering all Bases

Professional sports turf maintenance is no stranger to advancements in technology changing the way work is done. Over the past decade, there have been...

in Technical - on 6/9/21

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Grass Health Watch

FairWay Awards has been tracking sports turf grass health in the UK using remote satellite monitoring platform for the last 3 years

in Technical - on 20/8/21

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Petrol safe practice

If you work with petrol powered equipment, you will likely be aware of the many legal requirements and regulations set out to protect you and your employees...

in Technical - on 18/8/21

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Understanding Carbon

Carbon, a name that you will most likely have become increasingly familiar with in recent years, and one which fundamentally shapes the planet that you...

in Technical - on 26/6/21

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Have you got worms?

‘What have you got for worms’ has been the most asked question I’ve received in the past year. And, unfortunately, my answer every single time has...

in Technical - on 17/6/21

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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 Technical - on 25/4/21

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Plant stress; sports turf

Drones and remote sensing technology, such as multispectral and thermal cameras, have the potential to detect early symptoms of stress in turf grass. This...

in Technical - on 6/4/21

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The cost benefits

Clive Nottingham of Hunter Grinders highlights the benefits of Relief Grinding to improve performance and enhance cost savings

in Technical - on 12/3/21

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‘Most weather’ pitches

It’s that time of year when various named storms sweep across the Atlantic to batter the UK, whilst various other weather patterns bring freezing temperatures...

in Technical - on 14/12/20

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Controlling spending

In this article, David Jackman, operations manager at Reesink Turfcare, takes a look at how to control spending and avoid spending surprises, allocating...

in Technical - on 21/11/20

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The facts of science

Nearly two years ago, back when the world still felt relatively normal, I decided to leave the world of academia and research and step into commerce. To...

in Technical - on 15/8/20