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Lawn care in June? Don’t sweat it!

Lawn care in June? Don’t sweat it!: …or should we be saying don’t water it? With the cost of living at an all time high and our summers getting hotter and hotter, those who love their lawns could be in for a nail biting ride as they see their beautiful sea of green go a […]

UK grass about to get greener

UK grass about to get greener: Each year gardeners up and down the UK throw tonnes of powerful herbicides onto their lawns to try and kill weeds. But David Hedges-Gower, Lawn Association Chairman, explains why this is often a waste of time and money – and dangerous! “Let’s be clear; a herbicide – that ‘harmless’ […]

Green-tech takes advantage of Rain Bird academy

Green-tech takes advantage of Rain Bird academy: Green-tech is the UK’s largest landscape supplier and key members of the company’s team have participated in a Rain Bird Academy training programme for irrigation professionals. The course was held at Green-tech’s headquarters in Arkendale near Harrogate in Spring 2022 and led by Eric Hendrickx, Rain Bird’s Contractor […]

Upgrade your ride with Polaris discount

Upgrade your ride with Polaris discount: Throughout June this year, Polaris is pleased to offer its customers a special discount of 15% off its line-up of Polaris Heavy Duty parts*: Engineered for the riders who push their vehicles to the limit. Polaris HD parts are specifically designed for Polaris Off Road Vehicles to expand the […]

Glyphosate: no change proposed to hazard classification

Glyphosate: no change proposed to hazard classification: RAC has concluded that the existing classifications for glyphosate as a substance that causes serious eye damage and is toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects should be retained. The committee found that the available scientific evidence did not meet the criteria to classify glyphosate for specific […]

Rain Bird add Dryrun

Rain Bird add Dryrun: Dryrun is the latest addition to Rain Bird’s IQ4 Central Irrigation Control Platform. It enables users to see in advance what performance to expect from an irrigation system. Dryrun’s visualisation capability takes away the need for painstaking manual recalculation of irrigation schedules and programs. It especially offers major benefits for professionals […]

Waterscapes keeps Triplets Park pristine

Waterscapes keeps Triplets Park pristine: Waterscapes Limited, the UK’s leading water feature and irrigation specialist, is playing an important role in maintaining the landscaped areas at the Triplets Park and Viaduct development, Kings Cross. The company provides on-going maintenance of the irrigation system on behalf of the estate’s landscape maintenance company. This includes attending the […]

Free golf membership for greenkeeping help

Free golf membership for greenkeeping help: The owner of a private, nine-hole golf club in England is letting people play for free providing they pitch in with course maintenance. Read the full article from Golf Magic here For the latest industry news visit turfmatters.co.uk/news Get all of the big headlines, pictures, opinions and videos on stories […]

Shifnal GC greenkeeper downing tools

Shifnal GC greenkeeper downing tools: He arrived as a fresh-faced teenager and now, 47 years later, Peter Leath can reflect on a stellar job as Shifnal Golf Club’s head greenkeeper. Read the full article from Shropshire Star here For the latest industry news visit turfmatters.co.uk/news Get all of the big headlines, pictures, opinions and videos on […]

Get ready to ride

Get ready to ride: Since 1954, Polaris Off Road has been an innovative force in Powersports, and knows what it means to Think Outside. That’s why it has a diverse line-up of performance-ready apparel and accessories that have all been designed with a single purpose: To help customers get the most out of their riding […]