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Establishing grass health and condition with one device

The Labosport Redbox simultaneously maps the density and colour of grass surfaces objectively and consistently. The lightweight and easy to…

Robotic line marking equipment discussed

The three most referred to robotic line markers each have their own personality, yet interestingly enough they also have some…

Test method to assess potential for synthetic grass yarn wear

German researchers are developing a test method to assess the potential for synthetic grass fibre to wear. Yarn wear from…

Greenwashing investigated

The British Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has ruled that advertising by synthetic turf installing company Evergreens UK was misleading and…

FIFA publishes its ‘missing piece of the Natural Playing Surfaces quality programme’

The international football governing body FIFA has released its rating system for natural pitches. FIFA calls the document ‘the missing…

New norm defines future shock pad and e-layer performance

Everything is set for the European Standards Committee (CEN) to, this year, adopt a standard that specifies minimum performance and…

Upper Arlington considering use of chemicals to treat athletic fields at parks

Upper Arlington City Council is expected to hold more discussion June 6 and 13 on a proposed “integrated turf management”…

Atlas Turf Arabia (ATA) on track

Atlas Turf Arabia (ATA) has become a certified facility in accordance with International Turfgrass Genetic Assurance Program (ITGAP) certification for…

World Rugby confirms five World Cup hosts

World Rugby has confirmed the locations for the next three women’s and two men’s Rugby World Cups as it accelerates…

KRC Genk embraces Rhenac Sports LED grass grow lighting technology

The Cegeka Arena, home ground to the Belgium topflight football club KRC Genk, has ordered several Rhenac Sports LED grass…