October 2016 (Page 3)

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2016 ASOY awards

The UK’s top amenity sprayer operators have been recognised with this year’s Amenity Sprayer Operator of the Year Awards (ASOY)

in Industry News - on 20/10/16


November lawn care

These monthly bulletins, from the distributors of Viano organic fertilisers, aim to provide helpful information on lawn care, as a handy reference point...

in Industry News - on 19/10/16


Classen’s new aerator

Classen has introduced a new compact aerator with a streamlined design that is exceptionally easy to manoeuvre and transport

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 19/10/16


Chainsaw Maintenance

The 'Guide to Chainsaw Maintenance', is a free to download book written by experienced City & Guilds NPTC trainer and assessor David Vickers of Drivelink...

in Industry News - on 19/10/16

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Hedgerows and the law

Hedgerows are one of the outstanding features of Britain’s landscape. Peter Britton looks at their history and the laws that protect them

in Conservation & Ecology - on 19/10/16


Extra long wicket error!

Pitches measure 22 yards. But the strip at Harry Trott Oval in Albert Park was marked out incorrectly and was eight feet too long on Saturday

in Cricket - on 18/10/16

GravesHeath Sheffield

£16m legacy revamp

Graves Health & Sports Centre in Sheffield has reopened to the public following a £16m redevelopment

in Industry News - on 18/10/16

Duncan Russell

NSTS deadline approaches!

With the deadline of 26th November 2016 fast approaching, we look at the requirements of the Sustainable Use Directive with Duncan Russell, NSTS Manager...

in Industry News - on 18/10/16


Google Maps brings change

Liniers team president says Google Maps images prompted sudden call to change field, where goal lines are slanted and one half is shorter than the other...

in Football - on 17/10/16


£17,000 raised for MND

Five greenkeepers formed part of a team which made a treacherous journey from Northern Ireland to Scotland in a homemade raft

in Industry News - on 17/10/16


3G being ripped up!

The parents of boys at the Ajax academy De Toekomst in Amsterdam received letters last week to reassure them that, from now on, their children would not...

in Industry News - on 17/10/16



Chris Barnard, Course Manager at Scotscraig Golf Club has been at the club for fifteen months and, in this article, he explains the challenges the site...

in Golf - on 17/10/16


Ibrox's high standards

David Roxburgh, head groundsman for Glasgow Rangers FC, has praised the work of specialist sports turf contractor Souters Sports, after they completed...

in Football - on 16/10/16

CWC2016 12 Photo

Final quarter views

Alan Abel from Complete Weed Control gives Turf Managers his view as we enter the final quarter of the year

in Industry News - on 16/10/16


Challenge to stadium plan

Plans to build a £10m Stadium for Cornwall have been thrown into doubt following a legal challenge made by a London-based property firm

in Industry News - on 15/10/16


Hyde Park hi-tech

Plans to build one of the UK’s most innovative greenhouses in Hyde Park were unveiled this week

in Parks - on 15/10/16


0% finance - Kubota UTVs

Kubota UK has introduced a 0% finance offer across its full range of utility vehicles

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 15/10/16


Aberdour choose Jacobsen

Aberdour Golf Club, located on the northern shore of the Firth of Forth, Scotland, has seen a considerable improvement in the productivity of golf course...

in Golf - on 14/10/16

caste off carbendazim 5l

Carbendazim withdrawn

With various changes to permitted use there has long been speculation regarding the continuing availability of Carbendazim as an active ingredient

in Industry News - on 14/10/16


Q&A with Shane Moon

Shane Moon - a passion for groundcare and, erm ...

in People - on 14/10/16