Technical (page 1)

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Grounds maintenance input

In this article, Daniel Ratling, BSc Hons. PCert TSC, Head Groundsman at Whitgift School in London, considers plant-soil interactions and how we turf managers...

in Technical - 1 day, 1 hour ago

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Stage V for cleaner air

For years, engine and machinery manufacturers across the outdoor power equipment industry have been working towards lower exhaust emissions and cleaner...

in Technical - on 8/6/20

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Technology and turfcare

The world of smart technology is evolving exponentially, and it is thought by 2020 that over 200 billion devices will be talking to each other and sending...

in Technical - on 29/4/20

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Tomorrow's World today

During the late 1980s, BBC’s Tomorrow’s World programme ran a regular feature called Tomorrow’s World 2020. It aimed to project the major issues...

in Technical - on 27/4/20

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Preparing knapsacks

Knapsack and handheld sprayers both have maintenance demands to keep them operating sweetly. The knapsack sprayer is overlooked as a tool despite its importance...

in Technical - on 8/4/20

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Award winning application

Paul Gater, First Assistant and spraying specialist at Caldy Golf Club, has won the prestigious title of Amenity Sprayer Operator of the Year, presented...

in Technical - on 23/3/20

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Ongoing training

In our last article, we spoke about the importance of training and how those in the industry have benefitted from it. Here, training and development manager...

in Technical - on 20/1/20

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Hit the target

Syngenta Technical Manager Glenn Kirby explains the science behind sprayer nozzle choice to hit the target.

in Technical - on 6/1/20

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Sand in turf management

Over the past decade, no other material has taken on such a prevalent role in the management of sports turf than sand. The material is now incorporated...

in Technical - on 13/11/19

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How To - internal marking

Continuing on from the 3:4:5 triangle in our How To series, Dave Saltman show you how to mark in your set point for internal line marking.

in Technical - on 9/10/19

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How To - line marking

In the first of our Initial Line Marking videos, our How To series continues with Dave Saltman, Managing Director of Maxwell Amenity Ltd, explaining the...

in Technical - on 3/10/19

Gaudet Luce Wildflowers

How to - wildflowers

Andew Laing, Course Manager at Gaudet Luce Golf & Leisure Complex gives us his tips on how best to establish a wildflower area whilst improving the visual...

in Technical - on 22/6/19

Solenoid Valve

How To - solenoid valve

Our How To series continues in the irrigation sector with Wesley Henshaw, National Golf Sales Manager for K.A.R. UK Ltd and the basic maintenance of a...

in Technical - on 7/6/19

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Disease management

In recent years, we’ve seen a continually changing landscape in our industry, relating most notably to the chemical armoury we have available to us....

in Technical - on 13/5/19

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Pesticides – Part 2

In his last article, Maxwell Amenity Technical Manager John Handley stated that the case in favour of chemical pesticides is that they have worked in the...

in Technical - on 3/5/19

How To Replacing A Sprinkler

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We continue our How To series in the irrigation sector. Wesley Henshaw, National Golf Sales Manager for K.A.R. UK Ltd, gives a step by step guide on how...

in Technical - on 24/4/19

Sprinkler Sptrip Down

How To - sprinkler strip

In the next irrigation video in our How To Series, Wes Henshaw, National Golf Sales Manager for K.A.R. UK Ltd, gives a step by step guide on stripping...

in Technical - on 8/4/19

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Future of Fungicides

The availability of turf fungicides and the way that we use them is changing rapidly. Syngenta Turf Technical Manager, Glenn Kirby, reviews how the situation...

in Technical - on 3/4/19