May 2015 (Page 2)

Ground advice at Chelsea

Ground advice at Chelsea

The timing of Chelsea Flower Show also signifies the ideal time for aerating the ground. This is best done before the British summer strikes and lack of...

in Industry News - on 25/5/15

TPC Sawgrass 2015

Sawgrass Trip

Five BIGGA members and one GCSAI member from Ireland recently returned from the trip of a lifetime to the TPC Sawgrass course at Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida....

in Golf - on 25/5/15

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Prevent Flooding

Birmingham City University spatial planning expert suggests that householders keep their front and back gardens green, to help reduce flooding risks as...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 25/5/15

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Spot on at Derby

Andy Croft - head groundsman at Derby County FC, has heaped praise on Complete Weed Control (East Midlands) as the UK’s leading sports and amenity weed...

in Football - on 24/5/15

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Bracken Control

Asulam Emergency Authorisation for 2015.

in Pests & Diseases - on 24/5/15

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Managing your Mates?

Pitchcare Trainer and Motivational Speaker Frank Newberry tackles the challenge many have to face when they are promoted from within a work team. Should...

in Consultancy - on 24/5/15

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Moortown stump grinds

18 hole Moortown Golf Club in Leeds is steeped in history. The course is surrounded by woodland that has seen an ingress of tree growth over those 100...

in Industry News - on 23/5/15


Pedal powered lawnmower

Grazor uses the well-proven ergonomics from a recumbent bicycle and combines it with a front mounted cylinder mower for the perfect cut.

in Industry News - on 23/5/15

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Northern Lawn TC

Northern Lawn Tennis Club looking great for ATP event thanks to Johnsons Sports Seeds

in Tennis - on 23/5/15


UK's top disabled golfers

The cream of the UK’s top disabled golfers will head to Belton Woods this weekend to take part in the 2015 BALASA (British Amputee and Les Autres Sports...

in Industry News - on 22/5/15

Stadium Manager Mark Williams (right) and Head Groundsman Lee Evans fix the final piece of the new state of the art Millennium Stadium jigsaw

Millennium Stadium covers

A unique Millennium Stadium make-over has been revealed in time for the summer season of events at the iconic city-centre venue.

in Industry News - on 22/5/15

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DLF sponsor

Grass experts from DLF-TRIFOLIUM are looking forward to a good dialogue with more than 500 scientists and football coaches from virtually all parts of...

in Football - on 22/5/15

Golf Artificial

Natural Turf Golf Greens

The onrush of artificial grass pitches into winter sports, plus the installation of multi use games areas pretty much everywhere else, has prompted agronomist...

in Golf - on 22/5/15

De Mauley Axed From Defra As Ministers Cut To Three

Defra faces cuts

Lord de Mauley has left his role as under-secretary of state for natural environment and science at the Department for Food and Rural Affairs (Defra),...

in Industry News - on 21/5/15

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Stunning changes at GC

Moray Golf Club has released details of a series of course improvements that have been made ahead of one of the UK’s most prestigious amateur championships....

in Golf - on 21/5/15

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Caley Thistle groundsman

I beat cancer and now I'm off to Europe with Inverness: Caley Thistle groundsman Tommy Cumming can't wait for Euro adventure

in Football - on 20/5/15


Intelligent controller

A new high-tech control system enables landscape contractors to control customers’ irrigation systems from anywhere in the world.

in Industry News - on 20/5/15

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BLEC Global go Live

BLEC Global was pleased to join in co-hosting Turf Maintenance LIVE at Deeping Rangers FC, Peterborough on 12th and 13th May 2015.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 20/5/15

Football pitches reverting to long grass regimes in a Manchester park

Who cares about parks?

What does the future hold for public parks and open spaces and what are the issues which parks managers are currently facing? Green Flag judge, Bernard...

in Local Authority - on 20/5/15


Cyren Chlorpyrifos Advice

The UK product authorisation holders have advised that with effect from the 21st May 2015 Cyren will no longer be approved for use on Amenity Grassland...

in Industry News - on 19/5/15