Dual-use, council-run stadium ‘The Shay’ sits in the famous Calderdale Valley, and the quirks of its turfcare requirements derive from an oddly varied...
in Football - on 15/1/18
New grow lights were installed at Wimbledon All England Lawn and Tennis Club in December and today it was moving day.
in Tennis - on 12/1/18
Rick Sinker, Head Greenkeeper at Ashton-in-Makerfield Golf Club, told us about his mission to completely redevelop his course's bunker setup. He hopes...
in Golf - on 8/12/17
Queensway Stadium is home to north Wales’ only paid rugby league team. The multi-sport venue is operated by Freedom Leisure and is run on a tight budget....
in Rugby - on 6/12/17
Following extensive trials, it has been concluded that the SISIS Javelin Aer-Aid tractor mounted aerator would be an essential tool within any integrated...
in Machinery & Mechanics - on 24/11/17
Jacobsen Turf Equipment recently visited James Hutchinson, Head Greenkeeper at Castle Stuart Golf Links. Find out his reaction to landing the job at the...
in Golf - on 16/11/17
Two years ago, Bury Football Club brought in experienced turfcare specialist Gareth Lester as Grounds Manager, to complement the work of existing Head...
in Football - on 15/11/17
At well over 1,000ft above sea level, Bolton Golf Club should be a hotbed of extreme weather phenomena and accompanying difficult turf conditions. But...
in Golf - on 13/11/17
James Grundy, Technical Manager of Maxwell Amenity, looks over a soil sample, whilst explaining and showing the detrimental effects of thatch.
in Technical - on 9/11/17
Pitchcare was invited to Vanmac bv, manufacturer of the Trilo range of Blowers and Vacs, to view the range of machines on offer along with a sneak preview...
in Machinery & Mechanics - on 27/9/17
in Machinery & Mechanics - on 16/9/17
Gary Barwell, Head Groundsman of the iconic Edgbaston cricket club gives an educational open-air talk on his techniques - out on the square itself.
in Cricket - on 14/9/17
The Dennis Mowers end of season Cricket Groundsman’s Seminar saw over 150 cricket groundsmen attend the day which was hosted at St Albans School Woollam...
Tottenham have offered a first look at ambitious plans to include the world's first dividing retractable football pitch in their new stadium.
in Football - on 8/9/17
Pitchcare attended the 16th RTM amenity & groundcare show, in rural Buckinghamshire yesterday, which was hailed a success by visitors and exhibitors...
in Industry News - on 7/9/17
Dave Saltman, turf contractor and Managing Director of Pitchcare, discusses his pre-season plans for Shrewsbury Town FC.
in Football - on 20/7/17
The Wimbledon fortnight got underway yesterday, and the courts are looking spectacular after months of preparation from Head Groundsman Neil Stubley and...
in Tennis - on 4/7/17
Adam Ayers and Alex Benson-Crone, assistant superintendents at Erin Hills GC, explain their minimalist approach to maintaining the course and why it works...
in Golf - on 15/6/17
When is the best time to start my Primo applications? Dan Lightfoot answers this frequently asked question.
in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 13/6/17
Shane Webb, one of the groundsmen at The Curragh, explains the science behind the well-kept ground.
in Equestrian - on 8/6/17
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