September 2016 (Page 2)

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Bayer showcase at NEC

Sustainable best practice is high on the agenda for the Bayer Turf and Amenity Solutions Team, and underlining its commitment to environmental best practice,...

in Industry News - on 25/9/16


Rennie to design Torvean

Award winning global golf course architect, Stuart Rennie, has been chosen to design the new Torvean Golf Course, in Inverness

in Industry News - on 25/9/16


Bransons celebrate at NEC

Not only will this year mark the first anniversary of the show’s NEC debut last year, it will also mark the first ‘Birthday’ for Branson Tractors...

in Industry News - on 25/9/16

Eltham Warren[1]

Reesink aid Eltham Warren

It is a truth universally acknowledged that no matter how big or small the golf club, one thing constant for all is for the course to be the best it can...

in Golf - on 24/9/16

MJ Abbott complete SIS pitches at Chelsea FC training grounds

MJ Abbott lead the field!

MJ Abbott Ltd heads to the NEC as the only UK specialist sports industry contractor to have constructed and renovated SIS Grass hybrid-turf pitches at...

in Industry News - on 24/9/16


Green spaces worth £2.2bn

Outdoor exercise delivers an estimated £2.2bn of health benefits to adults in England each year, a study suggests

in Industry News - on 24/9/16

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Charterhouse at NEC

Charterhouse Turf Machinery will be showcasing a vast array of equipment for the care of both natural and artificial sports surfaces at this year's Saltex...

in Industry News - on 24/9/16

Pegasus S4

Pegasus S4 cuts greasing!

Trimax have spent the last 12 months in R&D working out how to relieve the tedium of greasing for their customers!

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 23/9/16


Deep penetration!

Landscapers, groundsmen and gardeners responsible for large grassed open space areas such as parkland, sports pitches, golf courses, bowling greens and...

in Golf - on 23/9/16

BarryO'Brien Burnley

Barry's premier challenge

Burnley Football Club groundsman Barry O'Brien is downing his tools to take on a premier challenge across the Atlantic

in Industry News - on 23/9/16


FIT UK’s Best Park 2016

A nationwide search to find the country’s favourite local green space nominated and selected by public vote

in Local Authority - on 23/9/16

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Cricket and Bowls Renos

Symbio’s Martin Ward says that, as our understanding of soil biology increases, autumn renovations may be improved and simplified by adopting new technologies...

in Cricket - on 23/9/16

Myerscough Lee Jackson, HG Manchester City FC

Etihad smells of garlic!

The smell of garlic around the Etihad Stadium is an attempt by the club's ground staff to keep the pitch in the best possible condition

in Industry News - on 22/9/16

Lawn Master ISO 14001

Lawn Master go green

Lawn Master, a national lawn care company in the UK, has become the first of its kind to receive ISO 14001 certification, the internationally agreed standard...

in Industry News - on 22/9/16


Toro award winners

The best young greenkeepers in the country descended upon BIGGA HQ at Aldwark Manor in York as the 28th Toro Student Greenkeeper of the Year awards took...

in Industry News - on 22/9/16


Who has priority?

Here's an item from National Club Golfer that just raise your hackles - especially if you are a greenkeeper!

in Golf - on 22/9/16

Glyphosate - more non-perspicacious waffle!

Glyphosate - more waffle!

In the latest of almost weekly and conflicting news releases about glyphosate, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in America has come to the conclusion...

in Industry News - on 21/9/16


Stadiums "all the same"

Danish architect Bjarke Ingels has said that modern-day stadiums lack individuality and called for more design studios to be given the opportunity to design...

in Industry News - on 21/9/16

Wiedenmann Super 600 at Pyecombe GC

Wiedenmann speeds up play

Brighton’s Pyecombe Golf Club, the spectacular recipient of the STRI’s Golf Environment Awards 2016 golf course of the year title, has taken remedial...

in Golf - on 21/9/16


Have your say at the FA

Whether you are a player, a coach, a referee or among the hundreds of thousands of volunteers that keep the wheels of grassroots football turning, the...

in Football - on 21/9/16