November 2017 (Page 5)

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Beware the Fool’s Funnel

Reports of a puppy becoming ill in Oxfordshire after consuming the fungi Fool’s Funnel have sparked warnings of the dangers of this innocuous looking...

in Golf - on 6/11/17

Soil Biology Ltd

Sports turf challenges

The pivotal role of soil biology in sport and amenity turf health is at the heart of keynote presentations by Joel Williams, the internationally respected...

in Industry News - on 6/11/17

Castlerock GC

Changes at Castlerock

A series of changes are to be made to the Mussenden course at Castlerock Golf Club in County Derry, Northern Ireland.

in Golf - on 6/11/17

Paskett strimming

Battery powered equipment

Battery powered equipment has emerged as a force to be reckoned with. Sceptics have been overcome and lithium-ion now sits among electric and petrol in...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 6/11/17

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Otterbine's Fractional

Otterbine's Fractional five-in-one aerating system has the highest performance rate of any fractional aerator on the market. Add to this the fact that...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 5/11/17

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Safe Use of Pesticides

Plant protection and pest control products need to be used legally, safely and competently. If your job involves applying pesticides in a commercial role...

in Training & Education - on 5/11/17

The Møller Centre

‘New generation’ weeds

Traditional invasive weeds such as Japanese knotweed, as well as a new generation of non-native species including aquatic plants, are all on the radar...

in Industry News - on 4/11/17


Air Force lands in the UK

Lloyds and Co. of Letchworth debuted a brand new product in its range of turf care machinery at the NEC

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 4/11/17

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Reesink training courses

2018 dates for Reesink Turfcare’s industry-leading courses have been announced. For the first time the guide is accessible online only, with bookings...

in Industry News - on 3/11/17

Birmingham in pole 1

Birmingham pole position

Birmingham remain in pole position to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games with potential rivals Kuala Lumpur and Victoria still lacking political...

in Local Authority - on 3/11/17


Q&A with Peter Flewitt

Peter Flewitt - a kind perfectionist, unless you ask him to clean anything!

in People - on 3/11/17

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A Leaf History of Pine

When Pete Flewitt, Head of Gardens and Grounds at Trent College, sends his team for their morning rounds, it’s very often to blow or collect leaves....

in People - on 3/11/17

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Life beyond the military

HighGround would like to take this opportunity to introduce you all to their company, they are a charity that assist our military in finding work after...

in Industry News - on 2/11/17


Overseas online training

Do you live beyond the UK but need some Turf Maintenance Training? Then we’ve just the course for you!

in Training & Education - on 2/11/17

Concern for bees

Concerned future for bees

Concerns about the future of honey bees have been raised after a survey showed a "steady decline" in the honey crop.

in Conservation & Ecology - on 2/11/17

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knotweed’s hibernation

It’s that time of year again when Japanese knotweed’s growing season draws to a close and the plant dies away, but specialists Environet are urging...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 1/11/17

CanadaGeese Park

The geese are back!

It’s autumn and the geese are back!

in Conservation & Ecology - on 1/11/17


November Pitch Diaries

November 2017 Sports Pitch Maintenance Diaries

in Industry News - on 1/11/17


What would YOU do?

In the concluding part of this article, Frank Newberry looks at why people do personal jobs at work and suggests fifteen different ways we can tackle the...

in Consultancy - on 1/11/17