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Trinity Wildflower Meadow

Trinity College Dublin has begun transforming its manicured front lawns on College Green into bee-friendly wildflower meadows after the public voted in...

in Schools & Colleges - 1 week, 2 days ago

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Passing down the skills

It’s had a long innings and moved a few times over the years but Holywood Cricket Club sure excels in the sport. Chris McCullough speaks to main groundsman...

in Cricket - 1 week, 2 days ago

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Sentosa - world's best

Pitchcare were keen to get an insight into ‘The World’s Best Golf Club’; an accolade Sentosa Golf Club won at the World Golf Awards last year. Kerry...

in Golf - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

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Do You Put People Off?

Training Instructor and Conference Speaker Frank Newberry looks at how our interpersonal skills, or lack of, might be putting people off. Our off-putting...

in Consultancy - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

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ICL turfgrass research

ICL has been collaborating with Bangor University on a unique research project which is exploring soil-plant interactions and fertiliser impact for turfgrass....

in Training & Education - 2 weeks, 6 days ago

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Grounds maintenance input

In this article, Daniel Ratling, BSc Hons. PCert TSC, Head Groundsman at Whitgift School in London, considers plant-soil interactions and how we turf managers...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - 2 weeks, 6 days ago

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Mental health issues

“You cannot put 30kg of fertiliser in a 20kg bag. Sooner or later it is going to spill out. I just did not know how much of a mess it was going to make.”...

in Football - on 7/7/20

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Putting Things Off - Pt 1

Are you deadline-driven? Event-orientated? A sensation-seeking procrastinator? In Part 1 of this two-part article, Trainer and Conference Speaker Frank...

in Consultancy - on 9/6/20

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Reg Lomas dies aged 88

Reg Lomas, former head groundsman at Stratford and Cheltenham racecourses, has died at the age of 88

in Equestrian - on 23/3/20

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Prepare for lockdown?

How do you prepare your golf course so it doesn't turn into a wilderness if your staff is unable to work due to lockdown or coronavirus infection?

in Golf - on 23/3/20

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LCFC training ground

Leicester City players plan to move to the new state-of-the-art facility near Seagrave at the end of June, ahead of pre-season training for their 2020-21...

in Football - on 23/3/20

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Covid-19 - our industry

On Friday, I emailed some of our sports turf industry professionals in all sectors, to gain an oversite on their thoughts of Covid-19 at this present...

in Industry News - on 23/3/20

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FIFA - U17 World Cup

The recent FIFA Under-17 World Cup in Brazil was the eighteenth edition of the competition. For the restructured FIFA pitch team, led by their Pitch Management...

in Football - on 22/3/20

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10 tips for coronavirus

BIGGA – the British and International Golf Greenkeepers Association – explain how clubs can assist their vital greenkeeping teams during...

in Industry News - on 18/3/20

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COVID-19 guidance

The organisations involved in running and maintaining golf clubs – BIGGA, the PGA and GCMA – have issued advice on how to deal with the public health...

in Industry News - on 16/3/20

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Saddleworth Golf Club

On the edge of the northern extremes of the Peak District, Saddleworth Golf Club in Lancashire is an 18-hole, par 71, 6196 yards parkland/moorland course....

in Golf - on 14/3/20

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St Bede’s College

St Bede’s’ partnership with its grounds team stretches back forty years and is still going strong. Greg Rhodes reports.

in Training & Education - on 13/3/20

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Emissions free control

The 100% electric AllTrec Tool Carrier from Campey Turf Care Systems has made weed control CO2-emissions free

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 12/3/20