Magazine - Articles in July 2014
31 Jul 2014 - Industry News - External source
The closure of Hereford racecourse is leading to concerns over the safety of other local tracks
31 Jul 2014 - Football - Dan Hughes - 4 comments
31 Jul 2014 - Golf - Peter Driver
Longhirst Hall Golf Club, situated near Morpeth in Northumberland, has recently upgraded its fleet, with a significant delivery of new equipment from local Ransomes Jacobsen dealer, Rickerby of Hexham.
30 Jul 2014 - Golf - Paul Worster - Issue 55 - June / July 2014
Former BIGGA Chairman, Paul Worster, offers some advice on gaining more recognition of your skills and importance to your facility
30 Jul 2014 - People - Editor - Issue 55 - June / July 2014
Adam Witchell - judging by his choice of romantic date, he is very much into sharing!
Beversbrook - all hands to the pump!
30 Jul 2014 - Football - Peter Britton - Issue 55 - June / July 2014
Fitness gained in the Royal Marines proved invaluable for bunker raking according to Adam Witchell during his introduction to the industry at Aberdovey Golf Club.
29 Jul 2014 - Editorial - Editor - Issue 55 - June / July 2014
EU twisting facts to fit political agenda, chief scientist Anne Glover says
29 Jul 2014 - Pitchcare News - Lynsey Gale - 7 comments
Congratulations to the winner of our fourth Spot the Ball competition, Scott Bryan, a Groundsman at Uppingham School in Rutland, who will receive a £50 Pitchcare voucher to spend in our Online Store.
29 Jul 2014 - Industry News - Grasscutter - Issue 55 - June / July 2014
MRS GRASSCUTTER was extolling the virtues of shopping the other day; well, she is a woman!
28 Jul 2014 - Conservation & Ecology - External source
MPs raise concerns over Government relying on research funded by pesticide manufacturers to determine the harm their products cause to bees
28 Jul 2014 - Industry News - Charmian Robson
JSM Distribution and Campey Turf Care Systems have announced they have reached an agreement to transfer the UK distribution for the Turf Pride universal core collector range and TAS Trimmer blades product line to Campey’s
28 Jul 2014 - Industry News - Mark Sanderson
High temperatures and dry weather conditions can result in turf stress that typically causes over 30% reduction in root mass of turf grass plants during the summer
Wolves are on the prowl again
28 Jul 2014 - Football - Laurence Gale MSc - Issue 55 - June / July 2014 - 1 comment
Our editor heads to the Sir Jack Hayward Training Ground to catch up with the groundstaff at Wolverhampton Wanderers as they get stuck in to end of season renovations.
27 Jul 2014 - Industry News - Steve Mitchell
Antony Scott has been appointed managing director for John Deere Limited in the UK and Ireland. He replaces Richard Johnson, who has been appointed marketing director for the Deere & Company global tractor platform and will move to the company’s regional headquarters in Mannheim, Germany.
27 Jul 2014 - Industry News - Chris Bassett
Always a popular stop on the Windsor stand tour, Complete Weed Control on stand C70, are urging visitors to book a time slot into their ‘Weed Clinic’ to not only keep up-to-date with the demands of legislation but also find out ways of being more cost effective when it comes to controlling problem weeds.
Hard Surface Tennis Courts - Take them seriously!
27 Jul 2014 - Tennis - David Cason - Issue 55 - June / July 2014
Hard court tennis surfaces require timely and considered maintenance practices. In this article, David Cason of specialist maintenance company, HC Courts, provides a useful ten point guide
26 Jul 2014 - Conservation & Ecology - PR Agency
The London Tree Officers Association (LTOA) have announced a newly elected Executive Committee to head up the Association for the next two years.
26 Jul 2014 - Machinery & Mechanics - Peter Driver
Ransomes remotely operated Spider mowers, supplied by CLS Selfdrive of Guisborough, have resolved concerns by the Environment Agency of how to ensure safe maintenance of local flood defences in the East Midlands. The two mowers are operating across Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire, maintaining the steep banks that form part of region’s flood defence system.
26 Jul 2014 - Editorial - Laurence Gale MSc
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