October 2004 (page 2)

Doe's Turf and Landscaping Show success

Turf professionals from local authorities, contractors, landscapers and groundsmen from across the region converged for the fourth Turf Care and Landscaping...

in Industry News - on 19/10/04

Staying loyal at the Royal

The oldest golf club in Ireland, the Royal Belfast, has signed a successive five-year exclusive preferred supplier agreement with Brodericks Northern Ireland,...

in Industry News - on 19/10/04

All go for GoGreen

GoGreen Granules can be used all year round but is ideally applied in August or September to provide colour throughout the autumn and then a second application...

in Industry News - on 19/10/04

The Oval wins top ground award

The Oval wins

Bill Gordon, has won the Groundsman of the Year award. The ECB award was presented to Bill for preparing the best pitches in three and four day cricket-full...

in Cricket - on 18/10/04

Two conferences under one roof

Stadia’s Sports Turf Summit 2004 (STS2004) has announced the German Football Association (DFB) as its latest event partner.  The two-day conference...

in Industry News - on 17/10/04

The Club Company renew agreement with Ransomes Jacobsen

The Club Company, the former Clubhaus organisation which was the subject of a management buyout earlier this summer, has signed a third major preferred...

in Industry News - on 16/10/04

Versatile dresser that can top up bunkers

This range of machines are proving very versatile, not only are they precise top dressers, Greenkeekers are using them to top up their bunkers as well-details...

in Golf - on 16/10/04

Using granular or liquid fertilisers

Fluid fertilizers are packaged and sold either as clear liquids (solutions) or as liquids that have suspended solid particles (suspensions). Fertilizer...

in Consultancy - on 16/10/04

Last chance for discounted tickets to Land Drainage Seminar

Land Drainage Seminar

A £10 discount is available if you order and pay online through Pitchcare before 22nd October 2004 for your ticket to the LDCA annual seminar-full details...

in Industry News - on 15/10/04

Future Trends

At the recent Southern California Turf Expo, Dr. James Beard, the author of the turf bible Turfgrass: Science and Culture, made a presentation about the...

in Training & Education - on 15/10/04

£350,000 machinery investment at Royal Cinque Ports Golf Club

The Royal Cinque Ports Golf Club has selected Ransomes Jacobsen turf equipment to maintain their 18 hole championship links course situated on the narrow...

in Industry News - on 15/10/04

Fantastic deals on World-wide Sporting Events

Visit Madrid to watch England play Spain next month. Or, how about a few days at the Spanish Grand Prix, or a trip to South Africa for the England cricket...

in Industry News - on 15/10/04

International Sports Turf News

Perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne) is a cool-season grass that is used predominantly on sports fields, cricket pitches, and race courses in the US, Europe,...

in Industry News - on 15/10/04

Learning new skills

A group of 16-19 year olds from Wolverhampton have been busy learning new groundsmanship skills at various locations in the area, under the watchful eye...

in Training & Education - on 14/10/04

Renovations at Victoria Park

After a particularly long and arduous season of play the bowling greens (five) at Victoria Park are finally receiving their end of season renovations....

in Bowls - on 14/10/04

Rugby post safe handling

Safe handling

It would be fair to say that the longer length rugby posts are awkward and cumbersome to put up, requiring either a crane, cherry picker or a group of...

in Rugby - on 13/10/04

Fine greens at Patshull Park

As Editor I like to keep well informed of industry developments and local news. Recently I had heard that the course and greens at Patshull Park (in Shropshire...

in Golf - on 13/10/04

Sedum matting captures the imagination

Enviromat must be one of the easiest and most versatile living products available in the UK at the moment, and that is why it tickles the fancy of so many...

in Industry News - on 13/10/04

Ferrari causes a stir on the streets of London

The Guardian newspaper had invited George ‘Geordie’ Drever, a cattle farmer from the remote Scottish island of Westray to London to sample the life...

in Industry News - on 12/10/04

New chipper from Claymore

New simplicity shredder from Claymore-details inside

in Industry News - on 12/10/04