April 2003 (Page 2)

Reduce running costs with training

Modern grass cutting machinery is designed for maximum output and reliability. Nevertheless though, to get the most from any machine, both those who operate...

in Industry News - on 23/4/03

Dates announced for NTF Conference

Last year, those of us lucky enough to go witnessed the largest collection of agronomy experts ever assembled in the UK at the inaugural NTF Conference....

in Industry News - on 23/4/03

New machines and Owners Club

McConnel have launched two new machines and an Owners Club with benefits available as well, full details inside

in Industry News - on 23/4/03

It's coming along nicely...

It's coming along nicely.

The work at the City of Manchester Stadium continues with the gravel carpet now laid complete, barring the immediate area around the kerbstones. The area...

in Football - on 22/4/03

School maintenance in March

Head Groundsman, Clive Liddiard explains about his mad March and the efforts to combat the dry and the cold in germinating grass-full article inside

in Industry News - on 22/4/03

A New National Award From Myerscough College

Myerscough College near Preston, Lancashire is to launch a new training programme specifically aimed at the development of knowledge and skills related...

in Industry News - on 18/4/03

Special offer on portable Cricket nets

Brand new portable cricket nets for under a £1000. Full specification and details on how to order inside.

in Cricket - on 18/4/03

Easter cheer on the Job front

New jobs available, details inside, or go straight to our jobfinder section

in Industry News - on 18/4/03

Keith Boyce with more Cricket advice

Yorksire Academy groundsman, Keith Boyce, on the benefits of pre season rolling.

in Cricket - on 17/4/03

Dennis seminar impresses Bowls professionals

‘Bowled over’ is how many turf professionals felt after attending the recent One-Day Seminar on Bowling Green Maintenance held at The County Arts Bowls...

in Bowls - on 17/4/03

Campey's salesmen go Transatlantic

Salesmen from Campey Turf Care Systems recently enjoyed an expenses-paid trip to Atlanta, in the USA.

in Industry News - on 17/4/03

Football League Response

The Groundsman of the Year Award nominations caused some interesting debate among our members. We brought these views to the attention of the Football...

in Editorial - on 16/4/03

Be on the look out for stolen quads

If you are offered cheap quad bikes then they may be stolen, There's a reward on offer for the recovery of these bikes, details of the bikes and contact...

in Industry News - on 16/4/03

New working group to set education standard

GREENKEEPER education is set to take a major step forward with the establishment by the Greenkeepers Training Committee of a working group of sector specialists...

in Industry News - on 16/4/03

Abbey Hill win John Deere qualifier

A four man team from Abbey Hill Golf Centre in Milton Keynes is heading for the famous Brabazon course at The De Vere Belfry, having won the first British...

in Golf - on 16/4/03

Club Car shape up for new season

Club Car, the golf car manufacturer, has announced a series of internal promotions and new appointments.

in Industry News - on 15/4/03

Circumstances that can change a season

Highbury's Head Groundsman, Paul Burgess talks openly about the decline of the pitch in the early months of this year and the remedial work that he and...

in Football - on 15/4/03

New 2003 Barenbrug seed catalogue out

Barenbrug UK’s annual Amenity Grass Seed and Wildflower Mixtures catalogue is established as an invaluable reference on turf professionals’ bookshelves,...

in Industry News - on 15/4/03

Dennis gear up to meet demand

Dennis, the specialist manufacturers of precision mowing machinery and other turf maintenance equipment, are putting in place measures to meet unprecedented...

in Industry News - on 15/4/03

The great pitch debate

The great pitch debate

Anyone who can remember the 1980s will no doubt remember the first mobile telephones, tight fitting shorts, and among other things artificial (or plastic)...

in Football - on 15/4/03