Saturday, 29th April, 2017

Stories tagged ‘Syngenta’


Tuesday, April 11th, 2017

Wales’ ‘PGA Professional of the Year’ joins love.golf team

Former Wales International and winner of the Golf Union of Wales’ 2016 PGA Professional of the Year Award, Joe Vickery, has become the latest golf coach to join the love.golf team


Friday, March 24th, 2017

Meeting Expectations by FEGGA Members and Partners

Quinta da Marinha, near Lisbon, was the venue for 21 Greenkeeper Associations, as members of the Federation of European Golf Greenkeeping Associations, to gather for what was two days of energised seminars and discussions, focused on many of the pertinent industry issues we are challenged with today


Monday, March 20th, 2017

Tiernan Crawford Wins Irish Student Greenkeeper of the Year

The young greenkeeper, who works at Beech Park Golf Club in Dublin, was crowned Student Greenkeeper of the Year after participating in the Kildare and Wicklow Education and Training Board (KWETB) Greenkeeping Training Course which is run at Naas Golf Club in Kerdiffstown, County Kildare


Friday, February 17th, 2017

Award for Operation Pollinator Champion

John O’Gaunt Golf Club greenkeeper, Steve Thompson, has picked up the prestigious Syngenta Operation Pollinator Award, for the golf club’s consistently outstanding ecological habitat creation and management .....read the full story »


Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

TGI Golf Partnership and love.golf team up to drive female participation

More women could be falling in love with golf thanks to a new partnership between the UK and Ireland’s leading golf retail services group and a pioneering female golf coaching programme


Monday, February 13th, 2017

TGI Golf Celebrates ‘Most Successful Business Conference Ever’

With more Partners attending than ever before and an educational seminar timetable of first rate speakers – including a presentation from Sky Sports pundit and European Tour coach Denis Pugh – Partners left the event ready for the season ahead


Monday, January 30th, 2017

Greetham Valley wins top Environmental Award

Greetham Valley in Rutland, England, has been crowned 2017 Environmental Golf Course of the Year at the prestigious national Golf Environment Awards ceremonial dinner hosted by STRI .....read the full story »


Thursday, January 19th, 2017

Golf Environment Awards 2017 winners revealed

The winners of the 2017 Golf Environment Awards were announced last night at the Hotel Du Vin, Harrogate, in a ceremony hosted by STRI Group


Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

New Look GreenCast Supports Better Decision Making

The new look Syngenta GreenCast website now gives greenkeepers, agronomists and industry advisors faster and easier access to key information to manage turf more effectively


Tuesday, January 10th, 2017

Denis Pugh Announced as Headline Speaker at TGI Golf Business Conference

Sky pundit joins stellar list of speakers at Belfry event


Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

Golf’s $35 billion opportunity

Women account for just 24% of golfers worldwide, yet the number of prospective female players could add $35 billion to the global golf economy


Monday, November 28th, 2016

love.golf Claims Prestigious Golf Industry Contribution Award

love.golf, the pioneering social group coaching programme supported by Syngenta, has been awarded the European Golf Course Owners Association’s (EGCOA) Contribution Award


Thursday, November 10th, 2016

Contact clean-up for turf disease prevention

As autumn soil temperatures cool, there is now limited opportunity for recovery from disease damage before the winter


Friday, November 4th, 2016

Carin Koch and Syngenta love.golf

Ladies European Tour star introduces love.golf the pioneering social coaching programme, to staff at Syngenta’s global headquarters in Switzerland


Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

Turf Science Live answers challenges for turf managers in Ireland

The biggest ever one-day Turf Science Live event – organised by ICL and Syngenta, in association with Campey Turf Care Systems and Toro – was attended by over 150 of Ireland’s leading turf superintendents, groundsmen, agronomists and turf industry professionals


Thursday, October 20th, 2016

Rescue Helps to Treat ‘Clumpy’ Ryegrass at Links Course

An influx of ‘clumpy’ ryegrass on the greens, approaches and surrounds at the Island Golf Club in Donabate, Dublin has now been treated successfully, thanks to Rescue selective herbicide from Syngenta, which is exclusively distributed in the UK and Ireland by ICL


Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

Autumn Dew Points To Disease Risk

As we move into autumn, moist air flows from the west create dewy mornings with wet leaf surfaces that are slow to dry. Combined with the milder conditions seen in recent years, it is likely to lead to early outbreaks of foliar diseases


Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

Rescue rough to enhance playability

The effects of thick long rough, often overgrown with ryegrass, has led to some particularly vociferous criticism and complaints from golfers


Friday, August 5th, 2016

Reaping the Education Rewards

Turf Rewards, the loyalty scheme from ICL and Syngenta, provides the opportunity for customers to earn points from purchases that can then be exchanged against a fantastic selection of agronomic or turf related items and learning opportunities


Friday, July 29th, 2016

Carin Koch surprise visit to pioneering female golf coaching programme

love.golf, which is backed by market research and academic study, is gaining traction with PGA Professionals who have the opportunity to earn up to £84.44 per hour delivering the six-week starter and follow-on programmes

Syngenta partners with CMAE to ‘Unlock Golf’s True Potential’

Focusing on course playability, operational productivity and golf business sustainability, Syngenta will work with club managers to communicate and introduce industry-leading initiatives


Friday, July 8th, 2016

Entries open for Operation Pollinator Awards

Be rewarded for pollinator action that has created ecological features that are managed to attract our essential pollinating insects and other wildlife


Friday, June 3rd, 2016

Carin Koch to host PGA Professionals at love.golf© Introductory Morning at Woburn

love.golf©, which offers PGA Professionals the opportunity to earn up to £84.44 per hour, is based on the academic study of award-winning Fellow PGA Professional Alastair Spink and groundbreaking market research by Syngenta


Tuesday, March 29th, 2016

Qualibra use extends with cost effective new options

This season Qualibra is now available in a 500 litre IBC, offering a great value option for bulk purchase to treat larger areas; the existing 10 litre S-pac bottles and 200 litre drums are still available. The IBC is quick, easy to use and extremely cost effective


Thursday, March 24th, 2016

ICL a ‘Big Success’ at two Championship Golf Courses

The Blairgowrie Golf Club in Perthshire, Scotland, has reported successful results from regular applications of a range of ICL products to its two championship golf courses