March 2004 (Page 3)

New TORO Reelmaster is market's most economical Trim Mower.

Toro says its upgraded Reelmaster 2000-D is the most economical diesel trim mower on the market. This new version of the highly popular triplex unit has...

in Industry News - on 15/3/04

New weed control franchise is a family affair

Steve and Janet Loveridge have teamed up with son Richard to become the new Complete Weed Control franchisees for Midlands Central.

in Industry News - on 15/3/04

Lakes provide scenic solution to new "Wetland" course

Eight acres of man made lakes and around 160,000 newly planted trees are just two of the vital design ingredients in what is fast becoming an endangered...

in Golf - on 15/3/04

Maintaining High Quality at STRI

Quality control is high on the agenda at STRI. Following a recent 5-yearly external assessment by the Pesticides Safety Directorate, STRI’s pathology...

in Industry News - on 12/3/04

Fox surveys the Land

BEN FOX, 49, has joined the team of leading golf course and sports constructors MJ Abbott as surveyor and site manager. Read Inside

in Industry News - on 12/3/04

The Royal Opening

HRH The Duke of York officially opened the redeveloped golf holes at Headingley Golf Club, Leeds on the 4th March. Read Inside

in Industry News - on 11/3/04

Moles in Town Park

Moles in Town Park

In the coming months Pitchcare will be featuring a number of interesting articles about wildlife. Neville Wilkes will be imparting well over 35 years of...

in Consultancy - on 11/3/04

From INTURF to Track in 36 hours

Welsh hearts were broken when Russia put a halt to the hopes of our nation’s football team to qualify for Euro 2004. As the fans left the Millennium...

in Industry News - on 11/3/04

Weed of the week-Broadleaf Plantain

Broadleaf Plantain

By definition a weed is a plant that is growing in the wrong place. Weeds take valuable space, water, sunlight and nutrients that may otherwise be accessible...

in Consultancy - on 11/3/04

Best Technical Merit Answers- May 2003

Following the success of the Technical Merit Award 2003, sponsored by Tillers Turf. Pitchcare have started to publish some of the best answers submitted...

in Consultancy - on 10/3/04

Allett mowers prepare EURO 2004 pitches

The preparation of the pitches for this tournament is of paramount importance, so the Groundsmen at both Lisbon stadiums use Allett mowers to not only...

in Football - on 10/3/04

"Sudden Oak Death" - Phytophthora ramorum

Sudden Oak Death

There has been a lot of recent news about Sudden Oak Death in the national press, with DEFRA inspectors finding a small number of disease outbreaks in...

in Consultancy - on 10/3/04

Free bowling green advice and demo days

Scottish members have the chance to attend FREE advice and demo days organised by SISIS and Stewartsturf.

in Bowls - on 10/3/04

Countrywide Central increases grounds maintenance fleet

Countrywide Central, a division of Countrywide Grounds Maintenance, has taken delivery of new turf equipment for use in major utility and commercial contracts...

in Industry News - on 10/3/04

Blooming heather at Bingley St Ives

Joe Baxter is revitalising the heather, amongst other chores, at Bingley St Ives.

in Golf - on 9/3/04

Support from the Football league

Football league

Thanks to the responses to the Pitchcare survey, groundsmen at the Premier and Nationwide League clubs will now be getting the support they need.

in Football - on 9/3/04

Sodexho take new equipment for prestigious Royal Navy contract

Sodexho Land Technology Ltd, one of the leading specialists in grounds maintenance and landscaping in the United Kingdom, has taken delivery of eight Wiedenmann...

in Industry News - on 9/3/04

CWC Conference ends with top stadium visit.

Complete Weed Control franchisees from across the UK gathered in Barcelona recently for their annual conference and rounded it off with a visit to one...

in Industry News - on 9/3/04

Now we're motoring! Charterhouse dealers race ahead

Charterhouse Turf Machinery rewarded its top dealers with an all-expenses paid trip to the GCSAA (Golf Superintendents of America Association) Show in...

in Industry News - on 8/3/04

Rigby Taylor launch  new Wetting Agent

Rigby Taylor recently launched their new wetting agent Breaker Triple at the BTME show in Harrogate. read Inside

in Industry News - on 8/3/04