The turf industry’s premier annual gathering, the BIGGA Turf Management Exhibition (BTME), will not take place in January 2021 as anticipated, with an...
in Industry News - on 6/8/20
Banchory Golf Club, on Deeside in Scotland, won the Syngenta Operation Pollinator Award at the Golf Environment Awards, presented at BTME 2020. Course...
in Golf - on 15/6/20
For years, engine and machinery manufacturers across the outdoor power equipment industry have been working towards lower exhaust emissions and cleaner...
in Machinery & Mechanics - on 8/6/20
Lewis Pattinson - you’ll be googling the slug dance!
in People - on 5/6/20
We first took a tour of the school grounds, pitches and facilities, chatting and taking photographs as we went. (How we managed a day without rain and...
in Schools & Colleges - on 5/6/20
In Part 2 of this article, Grounds Care Trainer and Conference Speaker Frank Newberry offers ten ways we can all reduce our tendency to procrastinate.
in Consultancy - on 3/6/20
Ford Sport and Social Club run two sites in Essex - at Basildon and Ilford. Blair Ferguson went to meet Dan James, the Head Groundsman at Ilford, to discover...
in Football - on 29/5/20
Jason Connaughton - he’s not a Katie Hopkins fan. But, is anyone?
in Golf - on 27/5/20
Yeovil Golf Club is set in the beautiful countryside on the Somerset borders, at the eastern edge of Yeovil town centre. It boasts two excellent courses;...
Volunteer grounds professionals can tread a hard road, but a team of two can share the load, as Greg Rhodes discovered when he talked to Westgate-on-Sea...
in Cricket - on 25/5/20
Jason Stewart - you never know what’s around the corner.
in Football - on 22/5/20
Maidenhead United Football Club was established in 1870. Their York Road home ground is acknowledged by The Football Association and FIFA to be the oldest...
Michael Main - he never thought he would end up as a groundsman
in People - on 18/5/20
Northumbria University is a research-rich, business-focused, professional university with a global reputation for academic excellence. It is based in the...
in Football - on 18/5/20
Paul Newcombe - I hope he doesn’t show his wife this!
in Golf - on 13/5/20
The cliff tops overlooking the English Channel is where Lee Williams met with Paul Newcombe, East Devon Golf Club’s long-serving Head Greenkeeper, whose...
When Martin Ward launched Symbio with his brother David thirty years ago, it’s fair to say that their natural approach to soil and turf management was...
in People - on 11/5/20
Ian Riley - I’m sure we all want to ask Hitler why?!
in Football - on 8/5/20