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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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New Amenity Website Makes Selecting The Most Appropriate Grass Seeds, Wildflower Mixtures And Fertiliser Options A Doddle

Germinal has announced the launch of a brand new, amenity specific website aimed at making it easier for landscape architects and sports turf professionals to get the very best results from their amenity spaces.   The new website, www.germinalamenity.com, contains all the information landscape architects and turf professionals need to optimise the performance of their […]

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Phased-Release Fertilisers Enhance Pitch Performance At Russia 2018

A specialist range of phased-release granular fertilisers is being used at all 12 of the Russian stadiums hosting the current FIFA World Cup.  Designed specifically for use on all sports pitches where a consistent and long-acting supply of nutrients is required, the Floranid®TWIN range of fertilisers from COMPO EXPERT provides up to 16-weeks of nutrients […]

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Seed Plant Investment Geared To Enhanced Customer Service

A £1.5 million investment in state-of-the art packing facilities and additional storage capacity at Germinal GB’s Lincoln headquarters is part of a broader long-term strategy to increase efficiencies and competitiveness throughout its expanding forage and amenity seed businesses.   So reports Managing Director Paul Billings, who says the improved customer service now resulting from these […]

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