February 2004 (page 1)

Since my last article over 2 months ago, We have seen a great deal of use being put on the pitch at the Stadium. Six games in five weeks over Christmas,...

in Football - on 29/2/04

Bradford City Groundsman David Dobson has joined the chorus of criticism of footballers, who damage pitches by excessive warm-up and warm-down procedures.David,...

in Football - on 29/2/04

America for company

I met up with an ex-patriot, Ian Camp, a gentleman whom I have enjoyed speaking to on a number of occasions during my visits to the states. I wondered...

in Industry News - on 29/2/04

A Sportsturf student at Myerscough College has recently been selected for what is arguably the number one placement for any student, at America’s number...

in Training & Education - on 27/2/04

Retaining family values

A really interesting insight and history of one of the UK's leading mower manufacturers-full article and pictures inside

in Industry News - on 27/2/04

Vitax’s Green Up Weedfree Spot Weedkiller, produced for the retail market, will be found in many greenkeepers’ pockets this spring, allowing them to...

in Industry News - on 27/2/04

With Spring upon us, we are now seeing an increase in work activity on sports grounds, private and public sector leisure facilities and golf clubs which...

in Industry News - on 27/2/04

BIGGA's Executive Director, Neil Thomas, died on Sunday, February 22, after a long illness.

in Industry News - on 26/2/04

ampey Turf Care Systems, the specialist distributors of grounds care machinery, have added a new model to their popular line-up of Dakota Turf Tenders...

in Industry News - on 26/2/04

Regular and seasonal aeration maintenance operations are essential to ensure turfgrass quality is maintained throughout the playing seasons of most fine...

in Consultancy - on 26/2/04

Alarm bells are ringing as a number of golf realise that compliance with legislation, covering three key areas, needs addressing sooner rather than later....

in Golf - on 26/2/04

Lincolnshire grower, County Turf, has recently completed a contract to supply turf, to re-lay the entire Stamford Bridge pitch of high-flying Premier League...

in Industry News - on 26/2/04

Ransomes Jacobsen products will feature significantly at the forthcoming RBS 6 Nations Rugby championships with equipment from the Ipswich based manufacturer...

in Rugby - on 26/2/04

Mike Roby has been appointed as Campey Turf Care Systems’ new Sales Representative for Yorkshire, Derbyshire, Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire, and is...

in Industry News - on 25/2/04

Parken stadium

2003 was a challenging, frustrating, satisfying and interesting year in Parken Stadium, Copenhagen. With an extended winter break, we kicked off the season...

in Football - on 25/2/04

A unique soil aeration treatment has cured the problem of water retention on the greens of Copt Heath Golf Club near Solihull, West Midlands.

in Industry News - on 25/2/04

Mole activity is on the increase. More and more mole hills are beginning to appear on sports and playing fields, particularly now that soil temperatures...

in Industry News - on 24/2/04

Dealing with a more virulent strain of fusarium; CHIP and the implications for chemical suppliers; and new role for Bayer man.

in Industry News - on 24/2/04