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SHROPSHIRE TEAM SCALE LOCAL PEAKS FOR LINGEN DAVIS CANCER SUPPORT

The team from a Shropshire marketing business are scaling three iconic Shropshire peaks to raise money for charity. Agribusiness Communications (ABC) is raising money for local charity Lingen Davis Cancer Support. The team of nine will climb three of the highest peaks in Shropshire in just one day. Matt Mellor, founder and managing director of […]

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Top-rated perennial ryegrass joins the A20 squad

Germinal has updated its leading sports pitch seeding and renovation mixture, A20 Premier Ryesport, with the introduction of the UK’s top-rated perennial ryegrass cultivar, Europitch. Europitch (at 20% inclusion) joins the A20 team alongside Eurocordus (20%), Eurosport (20%) and Carnac (40%), giving users of the revised seed mixture access to three of the BSPB’s top […]

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Slow release organic fertiliser improves soil and sward health

Germinal has added a 100% organic slow release fertiliser, which promotes soil health and enables grass swards to withstand disease pressure, to its expanding range of specialist amenity grass care products. G7 Bio Builder is a granulated 5-3-8 NPK fertiliser which also contains 8% CaO and 0.5% Mg.*  It can be used at any time […]

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Germinal appoints new technical sales representative for south Wales, the south Midlands and the south west

Germinal has recruited Alex Beesley as its new Amenity Technical Sales Representative for South Wales, the South Midlands and the South West of England. Based from his home in Rugby, Alex will provide technical sales support to Germinal’s customers throughout his region and will be responsible for promoting the company’s popular range of Grade-A sports […]

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Affordable phased-release Germinal fertiliser provides sward nutrients for up to five months

Germinal has launched an organic based phased-release fertiliser which provides up to five months’ worth of nutrients and trace elements from a single application at a budget-friendly price point. GSR Tri-Phase is an 18-3.5-8 NPK fertiliser which also supplies one unit of MgO plus trace elements including copper, zinc, boron, manganese and molybdenum. * Recommended […]

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Cover Crop Corner: The 12 gifts of cover crops

By Jerry Hall, director of research for Grassland Oregon Give your crop or forage system the gift of cover crops this Holiday season As we approach the time of year of giving gifts to the ones you hold near and dear, it may be worth considering what gifts cover crops can give your crop or […]

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Germinal Appoints New Technical Sales Representative For Scotland And The North East

Germinal has recruited Alan Thomson as its new Amenity Technical Sales Representative for Scotland and the North East of England. Based from his home in Glasgow, Alan will provide technical sales support to Germinal’s customers throughout his region, and will be responsible for promoting the company’s popular range of Grade-A sports and amenity grass seed […]

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Seed And Feed Focus For Germinal At Saltex

Germinal will be showcasing its new, all-in-one sports pitch renovation package at this year’s Saltex show at the NEC, Birmingham, on 31 October–1 November. Containing three key elements – Germinal’s A20 Premier Ryesport seed mixture, an appropriate selection of fertiliser products and free sward management advice from one of Germinal’s FACTS (Fertiliser Advisers Certification and […]

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New Creeping Ryegrass Cultivar Brings Added Benefits To Landscaping Mixtures

Germinal will be focussing on its upgraded range of landscaping mixtures at this year’s FutureScape Scotland show, incorporating ScotHort, at the Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh, on Thursday 6th September, with a particular emphasis on the inclusion of new-for-2018 creeping perennial ryegrass cultivar, Zurich, which offers increased wear tolerance and fast sward recovery.   Zurich scores […]

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