Projects and case studies featuring grass seed on EXTERNAL WORKS. Inspiration and ideas to help you find the best solution for your project.
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  • DLF Seeds: DLF helps improve Manchester's all-grass City Airport
    DLF helps improve Manchester's all-grass City Airport
    DLF Seeds
    City Airport, Manchester features all-grass runways for light aircraft, meaning that the surfaces are subject to heavy loading and high wear and tear. Airport Facilities Manager Lee Pattison began a programme of improvement...
  • DLF Seeds: Bespoke seed mix for Northumberlandia, Lady of the North
    Bespoke seed mix for Northumberlandia, Lady of the North
    DLF Seeds
    Five years on from the creation of Northumberlandia, the Lady of the North giant earth sculpture, DLF revisited the site to review the success of a bespoke grass mixture they created. The mix that was hydroseeded onto the...
  • Johnsons Sports Seeds: J Premier Wicket seed gets Durham CCC set for World Cup
    J Premier Wicket seed gets Durham CCC set for World Cup
    Johnsons Sports Seeds
    Johnsons Sport Seeds supplied J Premier Wicket grass seed for the renovation of the Emirates Riverside ground at Durham CCC, ahead of the ICC World Cup in 2019. The pitch will be home to three games in the space of five...
  • DLF Seeds: ProMaster 79 seed mix addresses racecourse challenges
    ProMaster 79 seed mix addresses racecourse challenges
    DLF Seeds
    Maintaining a strong, healthy and dense sward over a wet winter period is a headache for any Turf Manager, but for Guy Woodward, Head Groundsman at Warwick Racecourse, that challenge is further exacerbated by the impact of...
  • Johnsons Sports Seeds: Reading FC switches to J Premier Pitch grass seed
    Reading FC switches to J Premier Pitch grass seed
    Johnsons Sports Seeds
    Making the switch to a brand new grass seed after using the same mixture for 10 years is a big step, but one that Grounds Manager Adam Grantham made at both the Madejski Stadium and Reading FC’s training ground, Hogwood...
  • Johnsons Sports Seeds: Grass seed for new 9-hole course - Adlington Golf Centre
    Grass seed for new 9-hole course - Adlington Golf Centre
    Johnsons Sports Seeds
    Based on a previous project in 2003, Johnsons Sports Seed mixtures have once again been used at Adlington Golf Centre in Cheshire as part of major construction works on a new 9-hole 3-par golf course, as well as for a 40-bay...
  • Johnsons Sports Seeds: Bent grass programme for Waterton Park Golf Club
    Bent grass programme for Waterton Park Golf Club
    Johnsons Sports Seeds
    Waterton Park Golf Club has been increasing the bent content of its greens in order to achieve a more sustainable surface with less disease, less watering needs and less requirement for chemical treatment. In 2017 the team...
  • Johnsons Sports Seeds: Renovation of grass surfaces - Northern Lawn Tennis Club
    Renovation of grass surfaces - Northern Lawn Tennis Club
    Johnsons Sports Seeds
    The Northern Lawn Tennis Club was due to host the Aegon Manchester ATP Challenger tournament in June 2016, but some courts were in need of improvement. DLF’s Johnsons Sports Seeds J Court mixture was used for a full...
  • Johnsons Sports Seeds: Sports seeds mixtures for Leigh Sports Village pitches
    Sports seeds mixtures for Leigh Sports Village pitches
    Johnsons Sports Seeds
    Johnsons seed has been used at Leigh Sports Village for a number of years. J Premier Pitch has been sown on the stadium pitch and training grounds because of the top rated cultivars in the mixture. J Rescue and Pro Master 79...
  • Johnsons Sports Seeds: New pitch for Rotherham United FC
    New pitch for Rotherham United FC
    Johnsons Sports Seeds
    A new pitch was required for Rotherham's new 12,000 all seater stadium.
  • DLF Seeds: Goodwood Estate relies on DLF Seeds portfolio
    Goodwood Estate relies on DLF Seeds portfolio
    DLF Seeds
    The Goodwood Estate in West Sussex relies on mixtures from across the DLF Seeds portfolio to deliver results site-wide. With a remit including two 18-hole golf courses, a cricket ground, gardens and farmland, a grass...
  • Johnsons Sports Seeds: Biodiverse golf course greens created using J All Bent
    Biodiverse golf course greens created using J All Bent
    Johnsons Sports Seeds
    To introduce some biodiversity into its greens, Bowood Golf Club, renowned as one of the finest courses in Wiltshire, began an all bents overseeding program covering the course's 18 greens. To give them the best chance of...
  • Johnsons Sports Seeds: Bespoke grass seed selection for golf course extension
    Bespoke grass seed selection for golf course extension
    Johnsons Sports Seeds
    Horsham Golf Club is being extended from a short 9 hole course into an 18 hole golf course. Because of different soil conditions around the course, the grass seed mixture required careful consideration and guidance which was...
  • Johnsons Sports Seeds: J Premier Pitch grass seed used at Rugby World Cup venue
    J Premier Pitch grass seed used at Rugby World Cup venue
    Johnsons Sports Seeds
    Leicester City's King Power Stadium has been chosen to host some of the Rugby World Cup matches. Head Groundsman John Ledwidge has been at Leicester since 2014. In addition to the main pitch, John and his team of 7 are...
  • Johnsons Sports Seeds: Re-instating tee banks at Mid Herts Golf Club
    Re-instating tee banks at Mid Herts Golf Club
    Johnsons Sports Seeds
    Mid Herts Golf Club's Head Greenkeeper, Jody Wilson, took part in a trial of the recently launched ProNitro® coated seed from DLF. ProNitro® is considered the next generation of seed coat technology aimed at improving...