January 2019 (page 3)

Boston Town FC

Thief steals lawnmower

Boston Town FC have been dealt a huge blow off the pitch as their Ransomes 2 wheeled lawnmower was stolen from the ground earlier this week.

in Football - 2 weeks, 1 day ago

Saunton Golf Club

Saunton volunteering

Saunton Golf Club is hosting the prestigious R&A Boys Amateur Championship and requires significant greenkeeping support of at least fourteen individuals...

in Golf - 2 weeks, 1 day ago

Santiago Bernabéu

Real Madrid stadium

Spanish construction company FCC has won a contest to help transform Real Madrid's 70-year-old Estadio Santiago Bernabéu into what the club's president,...

in Football - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

Normanby GC 1

SISIS tackles thatch

Head greenkeeper Michael Burgin has reported hugely successful results from using the SISIS TM1000 tractor mounted heavy duty scarifier to combat high...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

June Renvoations

June 2019 Pitch Diaries

Consistently warm soil temperatures in June create ideal conditions for fertilisers with an organic component, whether that be straight organic fertilisers...

in General Interest - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

Dover FC Crabble Stadium

Crabble pitch makeover

The new football season might be two months away but preparations have already started on Crabble’s turf ahead of Whites’ 2019/20 National League...

in Football - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

Radley College

Time-saving Toro

Four years ago, Radley College welcomed a new Toro fleet of Groundsmaster and Reelmaster mowers to the independent boys’ school in Oxfordshire. As the...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

Wimbledon No

No 1 court complete

There will be more guaranteed play at this year's Wimbledon Tennis Championships – thanks to the completion of a three-year project to cover the famous...

in Tennis - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

Porthill Park Cricket Club

Thieves steal turf

Thieves have ripped out specialist artificial turf from a £33,000 training centre used by young cricketers.

in Cricket - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

A John Deere Apprentice Graduation 2018 Group

John Deere apprentices

A total of 31 young service technicians have formally graduated from the latest John Deere Ag Tech and Turf Tech advanced apprenticeship programmes.

in Machinery & Mechanics - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

Royal Cinque Ports Otterbine

Otterbine improve quality

Royal Cinque Ports Golf Club has recently invested in two Otterbine High Volume aerators to improve the water quality of its reservoir and help prevent...

in Golf - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

Chafer Summit

Chafer Summit succeess

The Turf and Amenity industry united to declare that an integrated pest management (IPM) is needed for Chafer and Leatherjacket control.

in Industry News - 2 weeks, 5 days ago

Pitch Management System Tottenham Hotspur

Spurs smart pitch

The new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium features one of world’s most advanced data driven pitch management systems.

in Football - 2 weeks, 5 days ago

Ricky1

A great group of lads

Waterlooville greenkeepers hailed ‘a great group of lads’ for volunteering to spruce up the garden of dad left almost blind after two cardiac arrests...

in Golf - 2 weeks, 5 days ago

Otterbine

It’s the name of the game

With the huge growth of online sales in recent years, the aeration market has become filled with a mass of products for ponds, lakes and reservoirs. It’s...

in Golf - 2 weeks, 5 days ago

Kubota Phil-Catley-and-Rob-Williams

Kubota dealer managers

Kubota (U.K) Ltd is delighted to announce the appointment of two new dealer managers in the Groundcare and Parts business units.

in Machinery & Mechanics - 2 weeks, 6 days ago

Groundsmen Bring On The Cricket Covers

Rain stops World Cup

Two Cricket World Cup warmup matches were washed out Sunday with just days to go before the tournament starts in host country England.

in Cricket - 2 weeks, 6 days ago

MJ71-240 H & I Kelly, Poole, UK (83)

Major Swift scores

Major Swift roller mower reflects the quality workmanship H & I Kelly Landscape delivers for high-profile football clubs, rugby and sports clubs around...

in Machinery & Mechanics - 2 weeks, 6 days ago

76 Delabole-cricket

Cricketers appeal to PC

Delabole Cricket Club has appealed once more to St Teath Parish Council to be allowed to keep their plastic posts around the cricket square

in Cricket - 3 weeks ago

Merlin 3120

Magic for Merlin GC

One of the latest golf clubs in the west country to realise the versatility of Ventrac equipment is Merlin Golf Course on the north Cornish coast. Situated...

in Golf - 3 weeks ago