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Tru Turf launches photo competition

Tru Turf launches photo competition

🕔11:51, 10.Apr 2022

Tru Turf has launched a ‘Show Us Your Tru-Turf’ competition to find the best photo of a roller with a fantastic course backdrop, with a prize of $10,000 for the best entry.

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EcoBunker helps create ‘land art’ at Rumanza

EcoBunker helps create ‘land art’ at Rumanza

🕔13:10, 9.Apr 2022

The new Rumanza course in Multan, Pakistan, is using the EcoBunker engineered bunker edging system as a key part of its design.

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Meet the course manager: Andrew Orr

Meet the course manager: Andrew Orr

🕔09:25, 9.Apr 2022

The course manager at Ralston Golf Club talks about greenkeeping around increased footfall and how he gets the best out of the course’s greens.

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Homburg Draincleaners launches in the golf sector

Homburg Draincleaners launches in the golf sector

🕔08:45, 8.Apr 2022

Fentons of Bourne has been a distributor of Homburg drain-cleaning equipment for the past 28 years. Now, with the introduction of two new dedicated machines, Homburg is entering the golf sector.

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Top-Brush improves play, presentation and plant health at Woolley Park GC

Top-Brush improves play, presentation and plant health at Woolley Park GC

🕔08:40, 7.Apr 2022

When a Redexim Top-Brush was unloaded from the trailer for a working demonstration at Woolley Park in 2021, head greenkeeper John Rowbottom was so impressed that it never went back on!

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New Pro Flora and Colour Boost Catalogues – packed with new wild flower mixtures!

New Pro Flora and Colour Boost Catalogues – packed with new wild flower mixtures!

🕔08:12, 5.Apr 2022

In order to meet with the increasing demand for conservation mixtures, DLF Seeds has announced expansions to the Pro Flora wild flower and Colour Boost amenity flower collections.

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COMPO EXPERT appoints Neil Pullen as product manager

COMPO EXPERT appoints Neil Pullen as product manager

🕔09:01, 3.Apr 2022

German fertiliser manufacturer COMPO EXPERT has announced the appointment of former Agrovista Amenity product development manager, Neil Pullen, as its new product manager.

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How to optimise nitrogen inputs

How to optimise nitrogen inputs

🕔09:15, 2.Apr 2022

Nitrogen influences shoot and root growth, shoot density, cold and drought hardiness, colour, recuperative potential and disease susceptibility.

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Headland’s New-Way Weedspray – the natural alternative to glyphosate for total weed and moss control

Headland’s New-Way Weedspray – the natural alternative to glyphosate for total weed and moss control

🕔12:32, 1.Apr 2022

Based on naturally occurring ingredients, Headland Amenity’s New-Way Weedspray provides a fast-acting alternative to glyphosate when it comes to grass, broad-leaved weed and moss control.

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How to maintain your irrigation system

How to maintain your irrigation system

🕔08:23, 31.Mar 2022

We are about to start a new season for irrigation, and that means all those niggles and issues you ignored last season will be back to bite you … unless action is taken.

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Progressive – delivering contour mowers the way they should be designed!

Progressive – delivering contour mowers the way they should be designed!

🕔09:49, 30.Mar 2022

Vanmac has a wide range of quality solutions to cutting around the course, thanks to the Progressive range of trailed and mounted rotary finishing mowers.

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Campey appoints 15 new international distributors

Campey appoints 15 new international distributors

🕔09:31, 29.Mar 2022

Campey Turf Care Systems has appointed 15 new dealers across the Middle East and Pan-Asia as part of a new rationalised international dealer network.

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Welsh golf clubs granted £105k to boost sustainability

Welsh golf clubs granted £105k to boost sustainability

🕔08:36, 27.Mar 2022

The Welsh government has granted golf clubs more than £100,000 to tackle climate change.

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Meet the group course manager: Chris Smith

Meet the group course manager: Chris Smith

🕔09:09, 26.Mar 2022

Smith, from Cranleigh G&CC and Chelsfield Lakes GC, details how work has changed in the last two years and why giving up a job as an electrician to pursue a career in greenkeeping turned out to be a great decision.

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Toro delivers the most sustainable tech for your course

Toro delivers the most sustainable tech for your course

🕔08:58, 25.Mar 2022

We look at two leading machines showcasing hybrid mowing technology in a riding greensmower and all-electric technology in a pedestrian mower, exclusively available from distributor Reesink Turfcare.

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Major storms couldn’t prevent Durabunker build at Chippenham GC

Major storms couldn’t prevent Durabunker build at Chippenham GC

🕔10:16, 24.Mar 2022

Storms Dudley, Eunice and Franklin all contrived to make a bunker renovation at Chippenham Golf Club challenging for Durabunker – but the first phase of the project was still completed.

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Toro chosen for SSSI irrigation intracies at West Sussex Golf Club

Toro chosen for SSSI irrigation intracies at West Sussex Golf Club

🕔09:57, 23.Mar 2022

The intricacies of selecting and installing the right irrigation network are no more pronounced than for West Sussex GC, an SSSI, which recently completed the installation of a full course Toro irrigation system.

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Complete confidence in after sales takes fourth Wiedenmann Terra Spike to Largs GC

Complete confidence in after sales takes fourth Wiedenmann Terra Spike to Largs GC

🕔10:08, 22.Mar 2022

Iain Barr, course manager at Largs GC, Ayrshire, has known and used Wiedenmann deep aerators since they were launched 30 years ago, and has had close association with six machines.

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SISIS Javelin Aer-Aid relieves compaction

SISIS Javelin Aer-Aid relieves compaction

🕔11:33, 21.Mar 2022

The patented SISIS Javelin Aer-Aid 1500 machine greatly increases the speed of the aeration process by directly injection air into the rootzone at a fast working rate, creating thousands of fissures.

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Greenkeepers find historic message

Greenkeepers find historic message

🕔10:55, 20.Mar 2022

Greenkeepers at Golf House Club, Elie in Scotland have found a 95-year-old packet of cigarettes in a bottle, which contained a message written by greenkeepers in the 1920s, hidden on the course.

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Suicide prevention charity reaches out to turf professionals

Suicide prevention charity reaches out to turf professionals

🕔09:44, 19.Mar 2022

Suicide prevention charity Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) has announced that it will be attending turf management events throughout 2022.

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