October 2004 (page 1)

A window of fine weather blessed all the visitors who attended the recent Oakley's Groundcare sports turf seminar held at Shifnal Golf Club. Well over...

in Industry News - on 29/10/04

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in Football - on 29/10/04

Askham Bryan College

A recent trip to Yorkshire enabled me to meet up with an old college companion, Steve Prinn, who is currently Deputy Section leader for horticulture and...

in Training & Education - on 29/10/04

Castlereagh Borough Council have invested a further £400,000 in new turf maintenance equipment at their prestigious golf club at Gilnahirk on the outskirts...

in Local Authority - on 29/10/04

Brooksby Melton College lecturer Richard Trevarthen, who manages the John Deere Ag and Turf Tech apprentice engineering training schemes, is the winner...

in Industry News - on 28/10/04

Colin Robinson has graduated from his part time MSc in Sports Surface Technology. Colin was a student at Cranfield University in 2003/04 but began working...

in Golf - on 28/10/04

Wessex Horticultural Products, founded almost 40 years ago and based in Wiltshire, are proud to announce that they are now stockists of 2 popular grades...

in Industry News - on 28/10/04

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Goalkeepers continue taking the p*** out of Groundsmen (and the Football League).

in Football - on 28/10/04

Fears that Rapid Blight disease (Labyrinthula terrestris) could take hold in the U.K may be tempered by the results of extensive field trials carried out...

in Industry News - on 28/10/04

BTM (Sports Services) Ltd would like to invite you to witness the latest technology in pitch marking. The installation of the first turfed pitch in the...

in Industry News - on 27/10/04

Scarifing croquet lawns

Our green clearly shows the thatch layer, we are advised that this leads to dry patch and fusarium, apart from a slower playing surface. As we aim for...

in Industry News - on 27/10/04

Over 200 representatives from across the Turfgrass Industry met up at Bingley on 12th October, to celebrate 75 years of progress, on STRI’s official...

in Industry News - on 26/10/04

A three model range of stylish, yet highly functional compact tractors has been introduced by Kubota into the UK and Ireland-details inside

in Industry News - on 26/10/04

Anthony Asquith has recently been promoted to Head Groundsman at Chapel Alleton. Taking over from his father (a role reversal). They have been working...

in Tennis - on 22/10/04

Airport Maintenance

An insight into the grass maintenance at Cardiff International Airport from Head Groundsman Richard Bailey

in Editorial - on 21/10/04

An 80 to 100 year old Himalayan Cedar and 24 mature Evergreen Oaks are recovering their health in Southern Ireland, following deep, compressed air de-compaction...

in Industry News - on 21/10/04

Oakley's Groundcare have organised a free sports turf seminar and demonstration day at Shifnal Golf Club, Nr Telford, Shropshire which will be taking place...

in Industry News - on 21/10/04

Winning at Luton Town

Its not just the Hatter's who are on a winning streak, their Groundsman Richard Bird is winning the war on Poa annua (annual meadow grass). The club have...

in Football - on 21/10/04