July 2004 (Page 1)

Club Car Trio of new vehicles

Club Car Trio of new vehicles is certain to draw the crowds at SALTEX 2004.

in Parks - on 30/7/04

Edgbaston prepares for 2nd Test

Edgbaston prepares

Last week I managed to catch up with Steve Rouse, Head Groundsman at Warwickshire (The Bears) Cricket Club, as he was busy preparing the ground for the...

in Cricket - on 30/7/04

10th Women’s World Championships 2004

Women’s World Bowls

This year bowlers have a unique opportunity to see both the Men’s and Women’s World bowling championships being held in the UK. The Men's world bowls...

in Bowls - on 30/7/04

Further success in Ukraine for Ransomes Jacobsen

Ransomes Jacobsen has achieved additional sales success in the Ukraine with further contracts signed at FC Dynamo Kiev, the Ukranian Football Federation...

in Industry News - on 29/7/04

Long days at the World Bowling Championships

Women’s World Bowls

Hugh McLaughlin, the Head Greenkeeper at Northfield, is no stranger to international events, and he knew he would be having to work long hours during the...

in Bowls - on 29/7/04


Turf Professional

Another interesting, and thought provoking, article by the former Head Groundsman at Sydney Cricket Ground.

in Industry News - on 29/7/04

Education and Training

Education and Training

Education and training are essential processes required to ensure future progress through life. More Inside.

in Training & Education - on 28/7/04

Dobbins’ donkeys fail to toe the line for Australia

World Bowls Championship - The Herald
... It is just the way they are. It is not going to be different until you can pay your greenkeepers £40,000...

in Bowls - on 28/7/04

Kim Heck selected as STMA Executive Director

The Board of Directors of the Sports Turf Managers Association (STMA) has selected Kim Heck as Executive Director.

in Industry News - on 27/7/04

Super light fairway mowers for Kings Hill

Kings Hill Golf Club has taken delivery of two Jacobsen SLF 1880 super light fairway mowers from local dealer Ernest Doe and Sons Ltd.

in Industry News - on 27/7/04

Qualified success for Ransomes Jacobsen sponsored graduates

The first of the Ransomes Jacobsen sponsored Higher Education students on the BIGGA Scholarship programme were presented with their degrees at a graduation...

in Training & Education - on 27/7/04

10,000 not out and the winner is.....

10,000 not out

Pitchcare welcomed its 10,000th member on Saturday 24th July. Plus details of the winner of our competition. More inside.

in Industry News - on 26/7/04

Reaseheath appoint new works based Training Assessor

Christopher Tiplady was appointed to the full time post of general work based Assessor for Sports Turf at Reaseheath College in March this year.More...

in Training & Education - on 23/7/04

SISIS launch new AER-AID System at Reaseheath Show

There was plenty of interest around the SISIS stand at the Reaseheath Show, where SISIS officially launched their new fast air injection AER-AID system....

in Industry News - on 23/7/04

Seed production-The final cut

Seed production

Last summer I wrote an article with Jon Chippendale, while he was still with British Seed Houses (BSH), which started out to explain why grass seed costs...

in Industry News - on 23/7/04

Change makes for big improvements at Skipton Golf Club

Skipton Golf Club

Robert Clare took on a big job when he became Course Manager at Skipton Golf Club last June after a year as Head Greenkeeper.For, the picturesque course...

in Golf - on 22/7/04

Bridging the gap between science and practice

STRI’s new training courses for 2004 aim to bridge the gap between science and practice. More Inside

in Industry News - on 22/7/04

New distributor for UAE

Ransomes Jacobsen, the Suffolk-based turf equipment manufacturer has appointed Desert Turfcare of Dubai as its exclusive distributor for the United Arab...

in Industry News - on 21/7/04

Yorkshire Groundsman's Association

Groundsman's Association

A short bulletin from the newly formed association, plus an invitation to a Groundsmen's Gathering at Stamford Bridge Cricket Club. More inside.

in Industry News - on 21/7/04

Free trial of organic soil conditioner

A new company to the UK are offering a free 4.5kg tub of organic soil conditioner to twenty clubs who would like to trial their product and provide feedback...

in Industry News - on 20/7/04