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One Mower Does it All

The innovative Dennis FT interchangeable cassette system has established itself as the mower of choice for greenkeepers. With a choice of 17” (43cm), 20” (51cm) and 24” (61cm) cutting widths, there is a size to suit every requirement.…

Dennis & Sisis kick start 2017 seminar programme

Dennis and SISIS have successfully kick-started their 2017 series of bowls maintenance seminars, after the first two were recently held at Attenborough Bowls Club in Nottingham and the Ye Olde Knowle Bowls Club in Birmingham. Body: The…

DO NOT WASTE WATER ON YOUR GREEN…OR ELSE!

How to preserve water. The winter may well have been one of the wettest on record in some areas of the country, but we still need to ensure that we conserve as much water as possible in case we experience a very dry summer. The grass on a…

KEEPING THE GREEN IN TIP-TOP SHAPE

Because no-one wants a rubbish bowling green. As the new outdoor playing season gets under way, bowlers coming from indoors will be seeking a firm surface, otherwise they will be giving the greenkeeper some grief. If there is heavy rain…

EVEN GRASS HAS NEEDS

Follow Dave's instructions for a better bowling green. Five essential factors that will improve your green... A bowling green needs a number of things in order to survive and thrive. Here are the five most important attributes that…

UNDERSTANDING TURF CULTURE

In this article continue to write about the basic principles and understanding of turf culture to provide suitable bowling facilities for outdoor bowls. I will also be taking into consideration all aspects of hollow and solid tining. This…

What Lies Beneath

How to construct a bowling green... Those of you who have been following my articles over the years in Bowls International must often wonder why we go through the procedures of maintenance at certain times of the year. Therefore, over the…