January 2019 (page 3)

Q&A with Dave Edmondson

Dave Edmondson - an overthinker with lots of advice

in Golf - 1 week, 6 days ago

Sand dunes and salty air

Established in 1890, The Island Golf Club enjoys a unique setting bordered by sea on three sides. Links Superintendent, Dave Edmondson, has been at the...

in Golf - 1 week, 6 days ago

GKB Tick All the Boxes

Reliable and robust: the GKB Renovator and Rotobrush were the ideal machines for Sports and Courts Maintenance Ltd's, Jon Lawson

in Machinery & Mechanics - 2 weeks ago

Spurs return home

Some fans were in tears. One former player called it a "different sense of beauty". And the scorer of the first competitive goal at the magnificent £1bn...

in Football - 2 weeks ago

Spanish sports cities

Sometimes investing in facilities is as important for a football club as spending in the transfer market. Top-class training grounds can make workouts...

in Football - 2 weeks ago

Golf course saved

Golf fans in Carlisle have welcomed the news the city’s much-loved council-owned Stony Holme course has been saved.

in Golf - 2 weeks, 1 day ago

New 3G pitch in Cheshire

Mary Robinson, MP for Cheadle, was on hand to open the Seashell Trust's new floodlit third generation (3G) artificial grass pitch (AGP) at their Stanley...

in Football - 2 weeks, 1 day ago

Future of Fungicides

The availability of turf fungicides and the way that we use them is changing rapidly. Syngenta Turf Technical Manager, Glenn Kirby, reviews how the situation...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - 2 weeks, 1 day ago

Bowls green seminar

With the season fast approaching, an overwhelming number of greenkeepers made their way to the recent Dennis and SISIS Bowling Green Maintenance Seminar,...

in Bowls - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

Castleford Tigers stadium

Lateral Property Group have provided a positive update on plans for a new 10,000-seat Community Stadium for Castleford Tigers rugby league football club;...

in Football - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

John May as President

Deere & Company has announced that its Board of Directors elected John C May, 49, as President, Chief Operating Officer, effective from 1st April 2019....

in Industry News - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

SGL Masterclass 2019

SGL brought a record amount of over 100 grounds managers to the incredible training facilities of Real Madrid, the ever majestic Santiago Bernabéu and...

in Industry News - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

April 19 Pitch Diaries

At any time of the year, and particularly during April when there tends to be disparity between day time highs and night time low temperatures, accompanied...

in General Interest - 2 weeks, 3 days ago

State-of-the-art home

The state-of-the-art greenkeeping facilities and workshop at Royal Norwich are complete, meaning Toro now has a home at the new site to work and live.

in Golf - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

Cricket US roots

On an expanse of Texan grass two immigrants were openly engaged in a distinctly un-American activity ... they were marking out a cricket pitch.

in Cricket - 2 weeks, 4 days ago

Water Garden Ltd wins

Portsmouth based family business, Water Garden Ltd, has won the prestigious 2018 Reesink Turfcare UK Otterbine Contractor of the Year award.

in Industry News - 2 weeks, 5 days ago

New community 3G pitch

Following the news that Launceston College have started work on their new third generation (3G) artificial grass pitch (AGP), the college and local clubs...

in Football - 2 weeks, 5 days ago

Jim speaks up for CMs

The CEO of Europe’s biggest greenkeeping association, BIGGA, explains that the entire structure of a golf club relies upon a well-maintained course that...

in Golf - 2 weeks, 6 days ago

Golf Demo Days announced

Campey Turf Care Systems has announced two golf demonstration days at Clitheroe Golf Club (30th April) and Prestbury Golf Club (2nd May).

in Golf - 2 weeks, 6 days ago

Pre-season rolling advice

By the time you read this, some of you may have already started your pre-season rolling. I have completed four passes to date, but many may not have even...

in Cricket - 2 weeks, 6 days ago