May 2003 (page 2)

Win 10 litres of Maxicrop No. 1 Triple Seaweed!

Maxicrop and Rigby Taylor are prepared to put their money where their mouth is and have given Pitchcare nearly £500 worth of free product for the first...

in Consultancy - on 19/5/03

Royal St George's- A new challenge

Royal St George's

Royal St George’s are the hosts for the 2003 Open Championship and this year’s venue is situated just outside the pretty town of Sandwich on the Kent...

in Golf - on 18/5/03

An Open Venue for Wildlife

Royal St George’s pro-active management of wildlife habitats enables the course to support an outstanding botanical array and provide homes to a diversity...

in Golf - on 18/5/03

New home nearly complete

Lee Jackson brings us the very latest from the City of Manchester Stadium, as the lads from J Mallinson work around the clock to complete the construction...

in Football - on 18/5/03

A quick spin around the UK

Ransomes Jacobsen recently concluded the Turfco Road show, a lightning quick tour of specific golf clubs in the UK, to demonstrate the top dressing abilities...

in Industry News - on 18/5/03

Second division Groundsman of the Year looks forward to the third

Mike Heather is the Head Groundsman at Cheltenham Town. Recently it was announced that he had won the Groundsman of the Year Award for the Nationwide League...

in Football - on 18/5/03

South Award winners for Football Groundsman of the Year

The final Southern county and regional football award results are now in for the Level 3 and Local Authority Groundsman of the Year Awards-full details...

in Football - on 15/5/03

End of the season-not quite yet!

Head Groundsman at the Madejski stadium in Reading, Jem Fox looks at the long hard season, that's not yet over-full details inside

in Football - on 15/5/03

Top top-dressers

They know a thing or two about growing grass in Ireland. They also know about protecting it while keeping it green and healthy, which means free from thatch...

in Industry News - on 15/5/03

Award for outstanding achievement

Tom Flintoft, the retired former Head Groundsman of Durham County Cricket Club, has been awarded the Ransomes Jacobsen award for Outstanding Achievement...

in Cricket - on 15/5/03

Top pests and diseases for 2002

The STRI's Ruth Mann highlights the top pests and diseases in 2002-details inside

in Consultancy - on 14/5/03

New form of resilient red thread

Red thread (caused by Laetisaria fuciformis) appears to be becoming more aggressive in some parts of the South of Britain. In a number of cases, large...

in Industry News - on 14/5/03

Fond farewell to Maine Road

Farewell to Maine Road

Assistant Head Groundsman Lee Jackson explains the build up and events for the last ever first team game to be played at Manchester City's Maine Road-full...

in Football - on 14/5/03

16 greens aerated with virtually no interruption to play

Wetherby Golf Club have benefited from major soil aeration with virtually no disturbance to play. Read how inside.

in Golf - on 12/5/03

New season-same complaints

Head Groundsman at Warwickshire County Cricket Club, Steve Rouse, offers his views on the opening start to the new season, lots of games, more rain and...

in Cricket - on 12/5/03

New signing for Claymore

Dean Broughton has been appointed by Claymore Grass Machinery to provide Yanmar sales support in the North and Midlands regions

in Industry News - on 12/5/03

Turf management questions answered

Scotts receives more questions on turf nutrition at this time of year than at any other – and with the ever-increasing range of fertilizer options on...

in Consultancy - on 12/5/03

Problems on Bowling Green

Bowling Green

An in-depth account of how Michael Glover has dealt with a range of problems on his bowling green during his 8 years as Groundsman at C.Y.M. Sportsclub...

in Bowls - on 7/5/03

Results that can bring change

Head Groundsman at Tividale FC, Chris Charles talks about the successes of getting the board on your side-full article and pics inside

in Football - on 3/5/03

An uphill struggle proves worthwhile

Fourteen months in charge and Head Groundsman, Dave Riley appears to be moving the sports Club forward, long process of application for grants and hard...

in Cricket - on 3/5/03