Will Sports Turf health recover

A latest summary of the sports turf health status is shown below. The recent cold and dry weather in much of the country will have helped grass health very little. In a normal year we would expect some of the biggest advances in grass health through March and April. However, as the chart below illustrates,Continue reading “Will Sports Turf health recover”

Sports turf grass health struggling to keep pace with last year

FairWay Awards has been monitoring the health of sport turf up and down the country using a satellite-based system that reads the amount and wavelength of light being emitted from vegetation. The ratio of different light wavelengths from vegetation gives an indication of the vigour or distress of the grass canopy: more red light isContinue reading “Sports turf grass health struggling to keep pace with last year”

The Wembley turf few have seen before

Think about the TV cameras streaming football matches from Wembley to the world over the years and you can imagine, maybe just maybe, that some people have noticed the grass under the players feet. Here is view of the Wembley turf that few people have seen, its from a satellite and its measuring the vitalityContinue reading “The Wembley turf few have seen before”

We are bringing you two ways to become part of the precision sports turf revolution in 2021

We have teamed up with Research Engine, a specialist market research company focussing in amenity and sports turf research, to bring you an opportunity get into the precision sports turf revolution for your self. There are two ways you can be a winner: 1: Every person that completes the survey gets a free chance toContinue reading “We are bringing you two ways to become part of the precision sports turf revolution in 2021”

Science of Space Greenkeeping

In December 2020 Greenkeeper International, the official magazine of BIGGA, the British and International Golf Greenkeeper Association, included an in-depth article about about precision sports turf management using satellite data to interpret grass heath and to support management decisions. The extensive article provides an overview of how satellite technology is starting to change the wayContinue reading “Science of Space Greenkeeping”