June 2005

June 2005

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  • The Physics of Aeration

    The Physics of Aeration

    In his last article, before his death, Jim Arthur explores the history of vertidraining and the best aeration practices. Read more

  • God Gave this Place for Golf

    God Gave this Place for Golf

    Scott MacCallum visits BIGGA Environment Competition winner Minchinhampton Golf Club and meets a Course Manager, whose environmental work acts as a real stress buster. Read more

  • The Pesticide Debate

    The Pesticide Debate

    John Allbutt, Chairman of the Amenity Forum, discusses the future of pesticide use and the current steps the fine turf industry is taking.

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  • Seeing the Green

    Seeing the Green

    A look at the stewardship of pesticides and the shared responsibility of the whole turf industry in this. Read more

  • Dressing to Thrill

    Dressing to Thrill

    Mike Brear explores the important process when it comes to top dressing.

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  • Jim Arthur 1920-2005

    Jim Arthur 1920-2005

    Past BIGGA Chairman Gordon Child pays personal tribute to his friend and mentor Jim Arthur. Read more

  • Wow!


    Scott MacCallum travelled to BIGGA Golden Key Supporter, Rigby Taylor’s headquarters, in Bolton, to meet MD Andrew Robinson and Executive Chairman, Bernard Hedley. Read more

  • Sprayer Advances Benefit All

    Sprayer Advances Benefit All

    Bill Taylor, of Hardi, charts recent advances that will ensure sprayers are cleaner, bringing important benefits to all. Read more