December 2015 (Page 4)

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To the bat cave!

Bats are truly fascinating animals – the only true flying mammal. There are over 1,100 species of bats in the world, and more are still being discovered....

in Conservation & Ecology - on 7/12/15

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Limagrain unveil brochure

Limagrain UK has announced that it will be launching its brand new brochure for its popular MM range of grass seed mixtures at BTME 2016 on stand C39.

in Turf & Grass Seed - on 6/12/15

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16 Fifa officials charged

The US authorities have charged 16 additional Fifa officials with fraud and money laundering offences, bringing the total number of individuals and entities...

in Football - on 5/12/15

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Racing ahead ...

A concerted effort to improve groundcare standards at Nottingham Racecourse has been rewarded with patronage by racing’s future stars. Jane Carley talks...

in People - on 5/12/15

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Greg Evans for rugby

Golf Course Consultant Greg Evans MG has built a strong following for his unique approach to golf course agronomy in recent years but the skills he has...

in Consultancy - on 4/12/15

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Sweep away the snow

We never really know what the weather will throw at us next and having a winter maintenance scheme in readiness makes good sense. One part of this that...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 4/12/15

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Duncan Ross expands

Duncan Ross, specialist sportsturf contractor, will be exhibiting at BTME 2016 in Harrogate as the company looks to expand on its recent successes.

in Consultancy - on 4/12/15

Complete Grounds Maintenance

CWC new service

Complete Weed Control recently launched a new service - Complete Grounds Maintenance, and visitors to stand C48 at BTME will get the opportunity to discover...

in Pests & Diseases - on 3/12/15


The sport of Queen’s

Queen’s University Belfast is one of the finest universities in the world and is well recognised for its ability to provide sports facilities for the...

in Football - on 3/12/15

Philip Hammond

Golfers call in Hammond

Foreign Secretary brands actions of new Chinese owners of Wentworth Club as "very disappointing" in pledge to help golfers

in Golf - on 2/12/15


Record RFU revenues

The Rugby Football Union (RFU) boosted its grassroots investment by 5 per cent to £32.5m in 2014/15 as its revenue surpassed the £200m mark for the first...

in Industry News - on 2/12/15

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Dennis & SISIS in the USA

Dennis and SISIS have confirmed their attendance at the Sports Turf Managers Association (STMA) conference & exhibition in San Diego on January 21 & 22,...

in Industry News - on 2/12/15

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Chelsea submit plans

Chelsea have submitted a planning application to build a new 60,000-seat stadium at Stamford Bridge.

in Football - on 1/12/15

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Blue Photo Comp

This season's blue themed competition has already had a few impressive entries, but we would love to see more!

in Pitchcare News - on 1/12/15

Kingarrock Mansion

History and ecology...

James Hutchinson, Environmental Officer at The St Andrews Links Trust, heads eleven miles inland from the Old Course to visit Kingarrock, where golfers...

in Golf - on 1/12/15