September 2020 (Page 2)


BIGGA launches platform

Ahead of Thank a Greenkeeper Day on Wednesday 23 September, the British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association (BIGGA) launched a new online platform...

in Golf - on 23/9/20


Fans return called off

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has confirmed plans for fans to return to watch live sport events in England from 1 October will not go ahead

in Football - on 22/9/20


First impressions count

Nigel Mortimore, Head Groundsman at Topsham Rugby Football Club, is a strong believer in first impressions – and his SISIS Quadraplay is helping him...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 22/9/20

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Kubota appoints HRN

Kubota (UK) Ltd is pleased to announce that HRN Tractors Ltd is to become a Kubota full-line dealer in Scotland across its six depots, with effect from...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 21/9/20

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DLF Wildflower success

A wildflower meadow at the heart of a brand-new retirement village in Alcester has been praised for its outstanding, long-lasting visual impact

in Conservation & Ecology - on 21/9/20


"It's mindless"

"Mindless" vandals who drove across a cricket pitch causing extensive damage for the second time in 13 months have left the ground's owners feeling "angry...

in Cricket - on 20/9/20


New pitches for Palace

As the English Premier League’s Crystal Palace Football Club achieves Category One status for their Academy, the club has revealed the latest visuals...

in Football - on 20/9/20


Court gives go ahead

According to a report in the Milwaukee Business Journal, on Tuesday this week, a U.S bankruptcy court judge approved Briggs & Stratton’s plan to sell...

in Industry News - on 19/9/20


JCB training and support

When having a new irrigation install, you’d be forgiven for thinking that additional site visits, detailed reports and training carried out by expert...

in Golf - on 19/9/20


Silverstone GC feature

In the first week of the return of golf after Covid-19 lockdown, on what was a perfect day for a round of golf, Lee Williams headed to Northamptonshire...

in Golf - on 19/9/20


Deere - no shows in 2021

In order to ensure the safety of customers and employees, John Deere has announced that it will not attend any international agricultural and turf trade...

in Industry News - on 18/9/20

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Anthracnose in turf

With Anthracnose appearing to be on the increase in recent years, ICL Technical Managers Henry Bechelet and Dr Andy Owen, along with Dr Kate Entwistle...

in Training & Education - on 18/9/20


Keeping up appearances

John Brand, Greenkeeper at Topsham Bowls Club in Exeter, insists that the Dennis FT510 and the Dennis Razor Ultra 560 are helping him to keep the reputation...

in Bowls - on 17/9/20

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Vandals trash Irvine YFC

A youth football club have been left devastated after vandals broke into their facilities leaving a trail of destruction

in Football - on 17/9/20


The perfect pitch

Is there such a thing as the perfect football pitch? Anyone who has played at The Oval Stadium, home to Glentoran FC, would say this pitch is as good as...

in Football - on 17/9/20


Everton submit new plans

Everton Football Club has submitted to Liverpool City Council an amendment to its planning application for a new 52,888-capacity stadium at Bramley-Moore...

in Football - on 16/9/20


Gastronomy to agronomy

The R&A has awarded the Singapore club a Golf Sustainability Fund Grant that will further boost its environmental credentials

in Golf - on 16/9/20


New pitch at Mold RFC

A Flintshire rugby club has opened a new £250,000 state-of-the-art playing facility

in Rugby - on 15/9/20

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Tuckwell acquire Burdens

John Deere is pleased to announce that the owners of P Tuckwell Ltd have reached an agreement to acquire the Burden Bros Agri Ltd John Deere dealership...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 15/9/20

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Big plans for Palace

With Crystal Palace Football Club currently investing in the development of its stadium and academy training ground facilities, its grounds team knows...

in Football - on 14/9/20