April 2004 (Page 2)

Tough Test at Edgbaston

The head Groundsman at Edgbaston is bowled over by the results of a new innovative Climate Cover System from Total Turf Solutions (TTS). More Inside.

in Industry News - on 20/4/04

POWAKADDY goes Rental

PowaKaddy is launching a new rental fleet scheme this April, which will see the renowned, reliable and robust PowaKaddy Classic add a new ‘commercial’...

in Industry News - on 20/4/04

MOX offer Maximum Security

MOX, the largest operators of golf cars in Europe, know more than most about managing golf car fleets. One of the growing problems being experienced is...

in Industry News - on 20/4/04

Weed of the Week:  Buttercup (Ranunculus repens L.)

Weed of the Week: Buttercup (Ranunculus repens L.)

in Consultancy - on 19/4/04

New manager, new ideas and a new training pitch

New manager, new ideas

Paul Sturrock is the new manager at Southampton, and Head Groundsman, Dave Roberts, is impressed with his awareness of the work required to maintain high...

in Football - on 19/4/04

New equipment for Gleneagles

The Gleneagles Hotel, Scotland’s AA Five Red Star resort, has taken delivery of a new tranche of course maintenance equipment from their local dealer,...

in Industry News - on 16/4/04

Hammers hit it off with Toro

West Ham United has signed a new deal that seals its commitment to Toro machinery for another two years.

in Industry News - on 16/4/04

Worfield Cricket Club

Davenport Park, the home of Worfield Cricket Club, is situated in the heart of the Shropshire countryside and is thought by many cricketers to be one of...

in Cricket - on 16/4/04

Bruce Alexander joins Wiedenman

Wiedenmann, the Glasgow based distributor of specialist aeration equipment has appointed Bruce Alexander as Area Sales Manager for their Central sales...

in Industry News - on 16/4/04

New fairway mower for Royal Birkdale

The Royal Birkdale Golf Club, home to the 2008 Open Championship, has taken delivery of a Jacobsen LF-3400 light fairway mower. More inside.

in Industry News - on 15/4/04

Foundation Degrees in Horticulture at Writtle College

Writtle College is pleased to report that its revised suite of Foundation Degrees has recently been approved by the University of Essex.

in Training & Education - on 15/4/04

A Call to Action

A Call to Action

Synthetic surfaces? Good news or bad news for the natural turf industry? Does anyone really care? More inside.

in Industry News - on 14/4/04

Nottinghamshire Groundsmen - free demo day

Free demo day showing a range of Ferrari tractors and Carroni finishing mowers - Thursday 22nd April. More inside

in Industry News - on 14/4/04

Weed of the Week:  Common selfheal (Prunella vulgaris L )

Weed Of the Week:Common selfheal (prunella Vulgaris L)

in Consultancy - on 14/4/04

Aftermath at Aintree

Aftermath at Aintree

Having watched the race on the TV, I thought it might be a good idea to visit Aintree and meet up with Adrian Kay, the Course Manager, and see for myself...

in Equestrian - on 13/4/04

Roll away the stone

I thought we needed some light humour but, in this case, it was quite heavy. We would like Members to send in photographs of any accidents, funny situations...

in Industry News - on 13/4/04

Hayter strengthens commercial sales team

Hayter have announced a number of changes to their sales team for commercial products.

in Industry News - on 13/4/04

Club Car sign prestigious agreement

Club Car has won a National Account contract to become the exclusive supplier of golf & utility vehicles to PGA European Tour Courses. More inside.

in Industry News - on 13/4/04

Best Technical Merit Answers- August 2003

August - Examine the importance of soil (root zone) compatibility when top dressing and explain in detail the methods of determining the correct type for...

in Consultancy - on 13/4/04

Woodhall Hills GC is going organic

Head Greenkeeper, Brian Carr, is planning to phase out the use of fungicides in favour of organic materials at the parkland course at Calverley. More...

in Golf - on 12/4/04