February 2018 (Page 2)

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Small mammals

When discussing the UK’s small mammals, it is difficult to know where to stop but, for the purposes of this article, I will concentrate on voles, mice...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 23/2/18


Kubota's cash back offer

Following high demand, Kubota UK’s popular ride-on mower cashback programme has returned for another year, providing lawn lovers with the perfect opportunity...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 22/2/18

INNSA conference 2018

INNSA conference 2018

The Invasive Non-Native Specialists Association (INNSA) hosted its fourth annual conference in Derby in the wake of a turbulent last year for remediation...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 22/2/18

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150th Open returns home

St Andrews, Scotland: History will be made once again at the home of golf in 2021 when The 150th Open is played at St Andrews from July 15-18

in Golf - on 22/2/18


Unfathomable say Luton

Gary Sweet, CEO of League Two side Luton Town FC (LTFC), has branded delays in a decision over the club’s proposed stadium “unfathomable”.

in Football - on 21/2/18

Golf Club Theft

£1000s worth stolen

Thousands of pounds worth of tools were stolen in a raid at Dumfries and Galloway Golf Club over last weekend, despite extra security

in Industry News - on 21/2/18

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The non-league conundrum

Dan Beaman runs ‘Inside the UCL’, the unofficial Facebook page of the United Counties League. In this article, he looks at the conundrum facing many...

in Football - on 21/2/18

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On your bike!

It’s 7.00am, and the light is just starting to come through the chink in the curtains. A slight rustle followed by a muffled moan is the only clue that...

in People - on 21/2/18

Turf Rewards Brochure

Turf Rewards grows

ICL and Syngenta have announced some exciting developments and an even wider selection of rewards for the Turf Rewards loyalty scheme in 2018

in Industry News - on 20/2/18

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Fast micro-coring

Introducing GreenTek’s highly discreet Dyna-Corer; three individual units mounted on a greens triple mower, with a 60” working width.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 20/2/18

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New fleet at Abridge GC

Set in 160 acres of beautiful Essex parkland with superb views of the countryside stretching as far as London on a clear day, Abridge Golf Club at Stapleford...

in Golf - on 20/2/18

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Smarter power tools

Changing the way that you work with petrol can benefit you, your workers and your business in many ways.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 19/2/18

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New USGA recommendations

The 2018 version of the USGA's putting green construction recommendations will help golf courses deliver consistent, high-quality playing conditions

in Golf - on 19/2/18

N E Lincs

Council's first-time Toro

North East Lincolnshire Council has purchased Toro for the first time, thanks to its competitive price in the tender process, and recommendations from...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 19/2/18

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Tree hazards/inspection

Whilst trees have many values - social, environmental and economic - they may, if suffering from certain mechanical defects, represent a hazard in areas...

in Training & Education - on 19/2/18

Limagrain HR from air

Nothing but MM50 ...

Following a successful trial, Jamie Foyster - owner of Sportsturf Management - has now chosen to exclusively use Limagrain’s MM50 grass seed across every...

in Cricket - on 18/2/18


Largest section event

Oaklands College with the BIGGA London Section recently held what they believe to be the largest section education event in the UK. The annual Greenkeeping...

in Golf - on 18/2/18

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Blyth spirited move ...

Ebac Northern League Second Division club Blyth AFC will play their remaining home games of the season at Woodhorn Lane, home of Ashington CFC

in Football - on 18/2/18

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Dennis G860 at Wolves

A new strategy devised by the owners of Wolverhampton Wanderers F.C, has resulted in the club purchasing three new Dennis G860 cylinder mowers.

in Football - on 17/2/18


New B Series tractors

For turf professionals looking to purchase a new compact tractor in 2018, Kubota UK’s new and improved B Series will leave them spoilt for choice

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 17/2/18