Entries by Turf Matters

Agronomics in the Drone Zone

Agronomics in the Drone Zone: All Agronomic Services customers are invited to discuss their requirements and take part in the Drone Rewards Scheme. The scheme includes any combination of Agronomic’s soil liquid ranges, Floratine foliars and wetting agents and Agronomic’s granulars as well as Oxy RushTM. The flexibility of the scheme allows the customer to […]

BS Mowers Acquired

BS Mowers Acquired: Agriculture and turf dealership Tallis Amos Group Limited (TAG) has acquired the trade and assets of BS Mowers Limited, a Bristol based professional turf dealer, as part of John Deere’s ‘Dealer of Tomorrow’ strategy. BS Mowers is largely known for its expertise in the fine turf machinery industry throughout Avon, Gloucestershire, Wiltshire and North […]

Find Out Whats In Store For Smith Construction At SALTEX

Find Out Whats In Store For Smith Construction At SALTEX: Smith Construction are delighted to announce they will be returning to exhibit at Saltex again this year. The show will take place at the Birmingham NEC on Wednesday 1st and Thursday 2nd November.  Smith Construction will be showcasing a number of artificial turf products from a variety […]

B.E.S.T Horticulture at SALTEX 2017

The B.E.S.T in Horticulture Group consists of: B.E.S.T. in Horticulture Limited – “Delivering fully supported distance and blended learning in horticulture” www.bestinhorticulture.co.uk The Academy of Practical Horticulture (Limited) – “Delivering Practical Skills to Gardeners and Professional Horticulturlists” www.academyofpracticalhorticulture.co.uk Our first year at Saltex! At B.E.S.T we offer bespoke education and specialist training in horticulture designed to meet the needs […]

Ex-Groundsman Dropping In On England

Ex-Groundsman Dropping In On England: Former Eden Park head groundsman Mark Perham has been tasked with ensuring a portable cricket pitch and temporary outfield is installed at the London Olympic Stadium for the 2019 World Cup. The stadium could also be used in England’s revamped city-based Twenty20 competition, due to start in 2020. The venue […]

Exteris™ Stressgard® fungicide now available

Exteris™ Stressgard® fungicide now available – Greenkeepers can now get their hands on the new turf fungicide, that has been developed to treat for Microdochium Patch and Dollar Spot. Exteris™ Stressgard®, was launched by Bayer at BTME this January, and is now available to purchase from exclusive distributors, Headland Amenity and Rigby Taylor. “Over 10 years […]

Devon Golf Club Suffers ‘Worst Vandalism In Living Memory’

Devon Golf Club Suffers ‘Worst Vandalism In Living Memory’ – Northam’s prestigious Royal North Devon Golf Club was blighted by vandals earlier this week (Tuesday). The famous Westward Ho! club, which is the oldest golf course in England, suffered flooding across three holes after vandals broke open a water hydrant. Flags were also used to pull up […]

Kubota UK Returns To Its Natural Roots

Kubota UK Returns To Its Natural Roots. Kubota UK, one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of agricultural, construction, groundcare equipment and industrial engines, has teamed up with Sylva Foundation, an environmental charity, to support the local community and its surrounding landscape. Earlier this month, Kubota launched its partnership with the charity by taking part in […]

Rigby Taylor Congratulates EFL Groundsmen Of The Year

Rigby Taylor Congratulates EFL Groundsmen Of The Year. Rigby Taylor, the company at the forefront of supplying innovative products for the successful management and maintenance of turf surfaces and a co-sponsor of the EFL (English Football league) Professional Football Groundsman of the Year Awards, congratulates the winners of this year’s awards: Premier League – Manchester United […]