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Energy From Grass

In collaboration with a number of organisations in Europe, STRI has developed a strategic programme on the use of biomass as an …

April 26, 2011 | Research more

STRI on secure footing with Hickstead

STRI has been appointed by Hickstead, the home of British showjumping, to improve the standard of the surface during 2010. The turfgrass experts will also …

April 26, 2011 | Equestrian more

World-class pitches from STRI for The World Cup

A dedicated team from STRI focused on getting 54 pitches in tip-top condition for The World Cup in South Africa. This included all 10 showpiece …

April 26, 2011 | Football more

New PhD research into turf stress

Research scientist Harry Mbah has been awarded the UK’s first PhD studying environment-related stress and its effects on turf plants. Funded by Syngenta …

April 26, 2011 | Research more

Technology and teamwork ensure perfect playing conditions at the Old Course, St Andrews

New Open Champion Louis Oosthuizen and his caddie Zack Rasego were not the only partnership celebrating on the 18th green of St …

April 26, 2011 | Golf more

STRI implement blueprint so grass will always be greener in South Africa

A comprehensive educational support programme undertaken by STRI (Sports Turf Research Institute), will ensure the FIFA World Cup stadia playing surfaces in South Africa are …

April 26, 2011 | Football more

The BBC film at STRI

BBC cameras rolled into action at Bingley for an epoisode of Countryfile.  The programme, which was broadcast on October 4th, provided viewers with a fascinating …

April 26, 2011 | Research more

STRI Field Trials with Walker Resource Management (WRM)

As part of a series of new studies being undertaken by WRAP (Waste & Resources Action Prorogramme) throughout England and Scotland, STRI is working …

April 26, 2011 | Research more

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