June 2003 (Page 1)

Ransomes Jacobsen purchase rights

Ransomes Jacobsen has purchased the design, manufacturing and world wide distribution rights of the former Fior Diabline electric burden and passenger...

in Industry News - on 1/7/03

New range of dumpers for UK market

Ausa have set new standards for compact articulated dumper market by introducing its all new range of compact articulated dumpers. In all ten new models...

in Industry News - on 1/7/03

Northampton Saints overhaul pitch

The existing pitch here at Franklin’s Gardens had performed very well until recently. For the last 12 years I have been sand dressing and power harrowing...

in Rugby - on 1/7/03

Rugby diary for July

Jon Buddington's general hints on work to do on your rugby pitches-details inside

in Rugby - on 1/7/03

A.F.T. Trenchers Ltd have moved

The manufacturers of the Whizz Wheel have moved, details and contact numbers inside

in Industry News - on 30/6/03

Allen Power introduce new hedgecutters

Allen Power Equipment have introduced two petrol hedgecutters from Komatsu Zenoah.

in Industry News - on 30/6/03

New Fab Four from Claymore

Claymore Grass Machinery have introduced four new lightweight trimmers to their range of Solo Outdoor Power Equipment. All the new introductions feature...

in Industry News - on 29/6/03

'Amistar' use revoked

At the beginning of this year serious issues arose as a result of the agricultural product 'Amistar' being actively sold into the UK turf and amenity market...

in Industry News - on 28/6/03

STRI special offers for Saltex

New for SALTEX 2003 at the STRI stand will be some new specially priced book titles, special offers on other book titles for the show and a new turfcare...

in Industry News - on 27/6/03

ECB provide funding to Cranfield

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has provided funding to Cranfield University's Centre for Sports Surfaces at Silsoe, which has launched a new...

in Industry News - on 26/6/03

New Toro Groundsmaster was one of a kind

Powerful GM4100-D is the only mower with all-out-front cutting deck in 11ft rotary segment.The wide, powerful new Toro Groundsmaster 4100-D features an...

in Local Authority - on 25/6/03

Is mulching the way ahead?

National contractor Glendale has recently taken delivery of a quantity of STIGA Multiclip Pro 48S walk behind mulching mowers.During 2002, trials proved...

in Local Authority - on 25/6/03

Cranfield join forces with the National Turfgrass Foundation

Following the success of last November’s National Turfgrass Foundation Conference at Southport, the Foundation have again joined forces with Cranfield...

in Industry News - on 25/6/03

Woodside Golf Club goes platinum

Woodside Golf Course in Cheshire is typical of many pay-and-play facilities. The privately owned, 9-hole course accommodates a very high number of rounds...

in Golf - on 25/6/03

Free Offer from Turf Professional

Pitchcare is pleased to announce a free offer to members from Turf Professional, the UK's leading turf care magazine.

in Industry News - on 25/6/03

NTF Research Award recipient

This year’s recipient of the prestigious National Turfgrass Foundation Research Award is to be Professor William A. Adams, Institute of Biological Sciences,...

in Industry News - on 25/6/03

Ben says 'Au revoir'

Barenbrug UK Sales Manager, Ben Petitjean is leaving the country to take up a new post with the french arm of the company-details inside

in Industry News - on 23/6/03

Grass seed- Too high a price to pay.... or not?

Recently I took a trip up to North Yorkshire to see the processes involved for producing grass seed to the professional market. Click inside for an in-depth...

in Industry News - on 23/6/03

Fulham Groundsman called up to Ghana

Called up to Ghana

Fulham's Head Groundsman, Frank Boahene has been asked to spend seven days at the request of the Ghanaian Football Association, assessing their pitches...

in Football - on 23/6/03

The 'Which style report' on Cricket mowers

Which style report

Here is the first of 'Which style reports' on machinery regularly used in the field. Our first report focuses on cricket wicket mowers. All the assessments...

in Cricket - on 21/6/03