January 2014 (Page 2)

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Top Rank For Johnsons

2014 sees DLF and its Johnsons Seeds Cultivars topping the Turfgrass seed booklet, with a number 1 ranking on 15 tables - more than ever before! Worcestershire...

in Turf & Grass Seed - on 25/1/14

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The Grass Group at BTME

Pride of place on The Grass Group stand was the first showing of ATT’s 26” INFiNiSystem™. Designed with all the features of its celebrated 22”...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 25/1/14

Log piles – suitable habitat for hibernating reptiles, invertebrates and amphibians

Staying within the law

Gemma Holmes, Senior Ecologist at the Landscape Planning Group, offers advice on how to stay within the law when undertaking work at your facility

in Golf - on 25/1/14

BTME 2014 Busy Hall

BTME Break Record

A record breaking BTME 2014 has energised the turf management industry with over eight and a half thousand visitors from across the globe packing into...

in Industry News - on 24/1/14

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Redexim impress at BTME

Charterhouse Turf Machinery always try to bring something new to BTME and 2014 was no exception. Visitors were able to see the Redexim Double Disc Seeder...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 24/1/14

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School choose Germinal

An Oxfordshire independent school which boasts a wide range of sporting facilities, including its own nine hole par three golf course, keeps life busy...

in Turf & Grass Seed - on 23/1/14

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Finance on a Gator

A special interest-free finance programme is now available to anyone ordering a new John Deere XUV 855D S4 Gator 4x4 utility vehicle and any John Deere...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 23/1/14


High profile; high demand

Our editor caught up with two head groundsmen from the Rugby League’s north west stronghold to find out how they went about preparing for their respective...

in Rugby - on 23/1/14

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Amenity Forum Events

The Amenity Forum has organised a number of free updating events over the first few months of 2014 to address such issues and provide opportunity to discuss...

in Industry News - on 22/1/14

New John Deere X950R lawn tractor

New John Deere at BTME

Launched as a result of customer feedback, John Deere’s all-new X950R is the company’s first commercial rear discharge/rear collect diesel lawn tractor,...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 22/1/14

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Low volume spraying

Mantis ULV are exhibiting their new MANKAR-Roll ultra low volume spraying systems at the world's leading horticulture show, 'IPM in Essen', Germany on...

in Industry News - on 21/1/14

Perennial Celebrates 175 Years with Royal Approval

175 Years of Perennial

The Roof Gardens, Kensington host anniversary celebrations attended by Perennial’s Patron HRH Princess Alexandra.

in Industry News - on 21/1/14

Agronomist Antonio Alves Filho

Arena Castellan

Renata Mundim Ribeiro conducts a question and answer session with one of the groundsmen responsible for football pitches in Brazil, Antônio Alves do Nascimento...

in Football - on 21/1/14

Alan Abel Complete Weed Control at BTME 2013

New Year, same challenge

Groundsmen have also been using fertilizers and iron to try and keep grasses looking healthy and giving nutrients to help them through the particularly...

in Industry News - on 20/1/14

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Otterbine debut product

Golf course pond and lake management specialist Otterbine will debut its new Fractional five-in-one aerating system on the ‘Lely – Partners in Turfcare’...

in Industry News - on 20/1/14

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Bailoy irrigation systems

Golf irrigation specialist Bailoy Products is showing its range of Gemini and Trident precision irrigation control systems, which water in millimetres...

in Golf - on 20/1/14

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BTME 2014 Update

BTME 2014 is already a record-breaking show as the industry makes its final preparations to head to Harrogate for the turf management event of the year....

in Industry News - on 19/1/14

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Toro first at BTME

Unique, all-new Sand Pro 2040Z zero-turn bunker rake debuts in the UK.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 19/1/14

Frank Newberry

Flexibility at Work

Trainer and Motivational Speaker Frank Newberry looks at recent research into the impact of ‘zero hours contracts’ and compares the reported pros and...

in Consultancy - on 19/1/14


Aims to improve pitches

The new Gloucestershire Groundsman's Association (GGA) will be officially launched at a special event at the Bristol Pavilion on January 29.

in Cricket - on 18/1/14