Garden designer and landscaper launch #TimeForTurf campaign to encourage homeowners to stop using artificial grass Artificial grass has become extremely popular across the UK, with homeowners across the country looking for a beautiful and low maintenance alternative to natural turf. Although the negative environmental impacts have been documented, two business owners want to inform consumers …

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Charterhouse Turf Machinery officially re-brands to Redexim

Effective from the 1st July 2021, Charterhouse Turf Machinery will officially re-brand to become Redexim. While the product portfolio, premises and personnel will be unaffected, the change of name brings the UK into line with the Redexim corporate strategy adopted throughout Europe and the rest of the world. The relationship between Charterhouse and Redexim has …

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grassroots sport

GMA secures investment to boost grassroots sport

The Grounds Management Association (GMA) has announced a £3.9M investment from the Premier League, The FA, and Government’s Football Foundation with Sport England to deliver the association’s third phase of the pitch improvement programme for grassroots sports. Formerly known as the Grounds and Natural Turf Improvement Programme (GaNTIP), the newly named Pitch Advisory Service (PAS) …

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Glyphosate Hub

Glyphosate Hub launched by Bayer

Glyphosate Hub to inform the amenity sector about this active ingredient To support the use of glyphosate in the amenity sector, Bayer has launched a new amenity specific Glyphosate Hub to empower contractors by providing them with relevant information about this vital active ingredient. Freddie Bendall-Brown, digital marketing specialist at Bayer Environmental Science, explains that …

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Artificial or natural turf

Natural or artificial turf?

Whether you’re laying natural or artificial turf, guide clients on how best to maintain their investment. Each option has pitfalls for the unwary, Greg Rhodes discovers for The Landscaper Magazine  Passing a petrol forecourt recently, I spotted a strip of synthetic turf running along the frontage with the pavement – flattened, dirty and looking distinctly …

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Compact Tractor | Kubota

Compact Tractors 2021 | Buyers Guide

Looking to buy a reliable Compact Tractor in 2021? Look no further …  Small, powerful and able to handle challenging landscapes the Compact Tractors of 2021 are offering versatility.. Listed below are compact tractor brands currently on the market to help tackle everyday chores.  1. Kubota B1 Series Kubota has unveiled the latest version of …

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Bigga supports biodiversity

BIGGA supports biodiversity on UK’s golf courses

The British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association (BIGGA) has established a formal relationship with The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) and The R&As existing partnership, to explore collaborative opportunities to increase awareness and support for biodiversity conservation on golf courses. A new relationship that will help facilitate mainstream wildlife conservation on golf …

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