March 2016 (Page 5)


What’s killing honeybees

Human transportation of European bees blamed for spread of virus around the world suggests research

in Conservation & Ecology - on 6/3/16

John Deere Z525E working

2016 products from Deere

John Deere's 2016 product offering for the lawncare and semi-professional markets

in Industry News - on 6/3/16

Gordon, Innes and Gareth at Kingsbarns Golf Links

Wiedenmann goes Carlsberg

Very few can claim to have tamed the notorious 9th green of Kingsbarns Golf Links in Fife but step forward Wiedenmann’s Terra Spike GXi8 HD aerator

in Industry News - on 5/3/16

School cricket ground

Get set to get ready

Alan Abel from Complete Weed Control considers some of the seasonal maintenance activities for the part-time groundsman

in Cricket - on 5/3/16

Easy and efficient washoff at Hanau Germany with ClearWater copy

Awash with Legislation

Many greenkeepers are becoming increasingly concerned about compliance with legislation applicable to them, and do not wish to run foul of the law. Some...

in Industry News - on 5/3/16

Glyphosate’s licence set to be renewed for 15 years

Glyphosate safe!

The European Commission is expected to renew the licence for widely used weedkiller glyphosate despite divisions in the scientific community over its safety...

in Industry News - on 4/3/16

Royston 901

Spider invades Royston

Unique remote controlled mower solves health and safety issues maintaining banks in SSSI area

in Industry News - on 4/3/16

Medallion TL   Oake Manor James Williams

Medallion TL

Medallion TL is a contact turf fungicide containing 125 g/L of Fludioxonil actively developed for the sole purpose of providing the opportunity to maintain...

in Pests & Diseases - on 4/3/16

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EU consider rubber crumb

Rubber infill, used widely in the construction of synthetic turf pitches, is being considered by the EU as a product that should fall under restrictive...

in Football - on 3/3/16

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Wigan to double up!

Wigan's DW Stadium is to host two fixtures in different professional sports on the same day for the first time on Easter Monday.

in Industry News - on 3/3/16

Defra responds to natural flood management calls

Defra floods response

Defra has responded to a petition demanding the government champions tree-planting in upper catchments to prevent flooding

in Industry News - on 3/3/16

John O'GauntWorkman

Workman favourite at JO

Toro’s Workman utility vehicles meet most demands: powerful, dependable, rugged, easy to maintain

in Golf - on 3/3/16

Celtic park 2

Turn Parkhead plastic

The Hoops boss reckons critics such as Rangers manager Mark Warburton are living in the dark ages when it comes to installing synthetic surfaces

in Football - on 2/3/16

hazardous waste

Chemical products labels

We all use chemicals to help us in our daily lives. There are strict regulations to make sure that the chemicals we use are safely packaged and labelled,...

in Industry News - on 2/3/16

DewSmart   Kingfisher Country Club, Chris Mayhew

Dew dispersant

H2Pro DewSmart is a newly formulated dew dispersant product for turf grass areas. It is designed to prevent or reduce the formation of dew on the plant...

in Pests & Diseases - on 2/3/16


Q&A with Brian Mckendrick

Brian Innes Mckendrick - anything with an ‘F’ in it is pleasurable - let’s just leave it there, shall we!

in Golf - on 2/3/16

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Craigielaw Golf Club

Craigielaw Golf Club’s Head Greenkeeper, Brian Mckendrick, once made parts for combat aircraft. Now he plies his trade at one of Scotland’s golf coast’s...

in Golf - on 2/3/16

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Watt Fences expand range

Watt Fences can now supply products which cater also for show grounds, sporting venues, commercial and residential use

in Industry News - on 1/3/16


Austin back from Arctic

Austin Jarrett, Managing Director of Staffordshire based manufacturer Allett Mowers, has returned from the Arctic, the location of his latest challenge,...

in Industry News - on 1/3/16

March Sports Diaries

March Sports Diaries

Monthly Sports Diaries

in Industry News - on 1/3/16