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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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work for greenkeepers

Work for Greenkeepers

BIGGA launches platform for members who find themselves out of work due to coronavirus crisis Thank a Greenkeeper Day took place on Wednesday 23 September, following on from which the British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association (BIGGA) has launched a new online platform to help its members “find work for greenkeepers”, for those who find …

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sports pitches prepped

Sports pitches prepped post lockdown

The Grounds Management Association (GMA), the leading not-for-profit membership body for grounds professionals and volunteers, shares a list of top tips for community grounds staff on getting local sports pitches prepped and ready for grassroots sport to fully resume after Covid-19 lockdown. Lockdown, and the ensuing challenges created by it, have left many community pitches …

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INFINICUT® FX pedestrian mower delivers on bowls maintenance contract

Richard Peel Groundcare have taken delivery of an INFINICUT® FX pedestrian mower, complete with an UltraGroomer™ cassette from the TMSystem™ range, to help them deliver on a brand-new bowls maintenance contract. Undertaking pitch maintenance and renovations for football clubs at all levels, Richard Peel prides himself on using ‘industry leading machinery to deliver the best …

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