Groundcare

Huge Buzz Around Fitness Protocol "Yo Yo"

In India there is huge buzz on a fitness testing protocol named Yo Yo. It’s a test for one’s cardiovascular endurance and maximum Oxygen uptake termed as VO2 Max.
15 January 2019

Perfectly Balanced R Grass Seed from Rigby Taylor

Two new cultivars will ensure that Rigby Taylor’s R14 perennial ryegrass blend remains the number one choice for sports pitch construction and renovation.
7 January 2019

IOG Recommends 2.5% Pay Rise for Grounds Staff

The Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG), the leading membership organisation for everyone involved in the management of sports pitches, landscape and amenity facilities in the UK, is recommending a 2.5 per cent increase in grounds staff’s national minimum salary bands for 2019.
14 December 2018

STRI Group Appoints Gwynn Davies

STRI Group is delighted to announce that Gwynn Davies has been appointed as a turfgrass consultant, to support extensive business growth and service development in the UK and overseas markets.
7 December 2018

Rigby Taylor Tees Off a Year of Centenary Celebrations

Rigby Taylor will be making a major golf industry announcement at BTME to herald the start of a year of celebrations for the company’s 100-year anniversary.
7 December 2018

IOG Announces the Definitive Guide to Training and Education

The new IOG Prospectus is the definitive guide to the Institute of Groundsmanship’s Training and Education, detailing the many training courses and qualifications available from the institute.
29 November 2018

SALTEX 2018 - Shaping the Future of Groundscare

From robotics to hybrid mowers and digital apps, ground-breaking ideas to thought provoking debates, career enhancing advice to limitless opportunities; the recent SALTEX 2018 at the NEC was a landscape of possibility and prospect for the future of groundscare.
26 November 2018

IOG Industry Awards Celebrate the Very Best in UK Groundsmanship

More than 650 of the UK’s and Europe’s leading groundscare experts from both the professional and volunteer sector, as well as dignitaries from the governing bodies of sport and influential sports administrators, have honoured the expertise, dedication and passion of the grounds profession at the Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG) annual Industry Awards.
2 November 2018

The Prince of Puns Lined up for the IOG Industry Awards

Milton Jones funny man takes the reigns from Bake Off’s Tom Allen at IOG Industry Awards
26 October 2018

Final 3 announced for SALTEX 2018 Innovation Award

Reesink Turfcare, Sherriff Amenity and McConnel have been announced as the final three companies competing to get their hands on the SALTEX 2018 Innovation Award.
26 October 2018

Plan Your Visit to SALTEX 2018

The countdown is on to Europe’s largest annual turf management event and here is a reminder of everything you need to know ahead of SALTEX 2018, which takes place at The NEC, Birmingham on 31 October – 01 November.
17 October 2018

SALTEX Pre-reg up & Outdoor Demos a Sell Out

Event organisers have reported a significant increase in pre-show visitor registration ahead of SALTEX 2018, which takes place at The NEC, Birmingham on 31 October – 01 November.
11 October 2018

SALTEX Innovation Award 2018

SALTEX plays host to the most technologically advanced-equipment showcase in grounds management.
2 October 2018

Dennis Shows Cutting Edge Technology at SALTEX 2018

A visit to the Dennis stand on E070 at IOG SALTEX 2018 will show how the company’s range of world class turf maintenance equipment enables turf professionals to benefit from cutting edge technology.
26 September 2018

Rigby Taylor products score consistently well for Leicestershire County Cricket Club

Having spent his complete working life at Leicestershire County Cricket Club, head groundsman Andy Ward is unswerving in his dedication to keep The Fischer County Ground’s square, outfield area and nets up to first class standard
18 September 2018

Anglo-Portugese Alliance Bears Fruit for One Young Greenkeeper

23-year-old Portuguese national, Henrique Ferreira, has spent just five months at The London Golf Club.
7 September 2018

Rigby Taylor signs three-year amenity supplies deal with Framlingham College

Clive Liddiard is a grounds professional who knows what he wants, when he wants it and what he wants it for!
29 August 2018

Rigby Taylor is a team player at Northamptonshire County Cricket Club

The weather has played havoc with cricket preparations this spring, and Craig Harvey at Northamptonshire County Cricket Club was not alone in playing catch-up in terms of pitch firmness, playability and presentation.
20 August 2018

Fantastic fairways from the SISIS Flexibrush

Lawrence Ryan, course manager at Overstone Park Resort, believes that the SISIS tractor mounted Flexibrush delivers fantastic results on the picturesque fairways at the Northampton based golf course.
14 August 2018

Dennis and SISIS Announce Cricket Renovation 2018

Dennis and SISIS have announced the date for their popular cricket renovation day for 2018. The event will be held at Cheltenham College on 7 August and those wishing to attend are encouraged to register soon to avoid disappointment.
17 July 2018