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The French Association for Lawn (Société Française des Gazon/SFG) statement...
After the controversy following the France-Albania soccer game that took place in Marseille last Wednesday, it is necessary to remind that all L1 lawns, among them the ones chosen for the Euro Cham
UEFA to replace pitches after EURO 16 tournament
UEFA will re-lay the pitch at the Stade Pierre Mauroy in Lille Métropole on 24 June after adverse weather conditions caused irreversible damage to the surface.
Industry-approved Water Conservation e-learning course
This course is specifically tailored for professionals in the design, landscaping, horticultural and grounds maintenance sectors and is the result of water companies working in partnership with the
The pesticide industry shows disappointment with European Commission endocrine...
The European Commission has presented criteria to identify endocrine disruptors in the field of plant protection products and biocides, but industry bodies say the approach will lead to the unneces
End of season renovation workshop at Ipswich FC
SUFFOLK groundsmen were treated to some expert advice at an end-of-season renovation workshop.
IOG hosts Scotland-based 3G Pitch Maintenance course
The IOG will be hosting a 3G Pitch Maintenance educational workshop at Hamilton AFC, near Glasgow, Scotland on Tuesday 28 June.
Sport England's Active People Survey findings show upsurge in people...
New figures from Sport England's Active People Survey show that 15.83 million people over the age of 16 played sport in the last year.
Pitch Perfect for the Euros
The hype has already started for the current European Football Championship, but how many watching will comment on the quality of the pitches?
All set for Euro 2016!
Expat Jonathan Calderwood is looking forward to this month’s UEFA European Championship – especially as his ‘home team’ Northern Ireland will be playing on the pitch prepared by him at Paris Saint-
IOG skills course supports the ‘accidental manager’
Groundsmanship is one of the few remaining industries where it is possible to be promoted into management positions without any kind of training or experience in managing aspects, which are ‘nontur