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Procurement


Posted by Tim Lodge, Director, Agrostis Turf Consultancy Ltd
In these difficult economic times I’ve been thinking a lot about procurement.  Good procurement achieves the best possible result for the lowest price.  But imagine this conversation between a client and a sports surface contractor…

Grass Surfaces in the Urban Environment


Posted by Tim Lodge, Director, Agrostis Turf Consultancy Ltd

Last year I attended a one day conference of landscape architects, urban designers and planners organised by RUDI.  I was horrified to hear grassed areas described by one of the speakers as ‘green deserts'. I had to spring to the defence of turf which is the basis of all of Agrostis Turf Consultancy's business. This misconception has to be nipped in the bud.


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