November 2004 (Page 3)

Innovative TORO Golf Sprinklers are industry first

Toro Irrigation is adding to its premium-quality 800 Series golf sprinklers with two new products that offer greenkeepers higher standards of versatility...

in Industry News - on 15/11/04

Trials and testing at Southampton

Southampton FC

It has been a season of upheaval in terms of the managers at the club. First Gordon Strachan left and was replaced by Paul Sturrock, now we have Steve...

in Football - on 15/11/04

Pitch switch challenge

ic, UK - 2 hours ago
But Chris, the head groundsman/stadium director, knows he has an “army” of helpers, including YTS, car park...

in Best of the Rest - on 12/11/04

UEFA and Synthetics

The decision by UEFA to allow the use of synthetic pitches for competitive matches is no surprise. What are we going to do about it?

in Football - on 12/11/04

2 Pitches - 14 Teams at Barnoldswick!

Barnoldswick FC

During my recent visit to Yorkshire I was able to meet up with two of the most influential Groundsmen in Barnoldswick Town. Who between them have spent...

in Football - on 12/11/04

Cranfield offers funding for Sports Surface Technology MSC

The need for a scientific approach to maintaining and constructing natural and artificial sports surfaces has never been greater. To cope with this, a...

in Training & Education - on 11/11/04

Hatfield House finds relief for its grass maintenance challenge

This October, with the House closed to visitors, a new machine was tried for the annual routine of grass maintenance. The machine in question is the American-made...

in Industry News - on 10/11/04

New SISIS Litamina 1500

SISIS announce a new addition to their range of sweepers.

in Industry News - on 10/11/04

All Things Rural appointed Scotts Midlands stockist

The Alcester company have added Scotts professional range to their wide range of landscape and forestry products.

in Industry News - on 10/11/04

Maintaining standards at Shrewsbury School

Anthony Hough has taken over as the new Head Groundsman at Shrewsbury School, one of England's oldest and largest independent boys' boarding schools.

in Industry News - on 10/11/04

New – Lower cutting height for Attila A180

Following customer demand, Etesia has launched a modified deck for their Attila A180 ride-on.

in Industry News - on 10/11/04

Latest news from Bobcat

Bobcat is now offering the widest choice of tool carriers and winter attachments ever. From Bobcat® skid-steer, compact tracked and all-wheel steer loaders,...

in Industry News - on 9/11/04

Surrey Cricket Club Groundsman Mentoring Scheme

The mentoring scheme sponsored by Sherriff Amenity has produced it's first diary from one of the lucky recipients-details inside

in Cricket - on 9/11/04

Pele backs artificial turf for 2010 World Cup Finals

At Stadia magazine’s Sports Turf Summit 2004 in Berlin last week. Pelé insisted "The professional football game should embrace plastic surfaces for...

in Football - on 9/11/04

Renovations at Wimbledon

Renovations at Wimbledon

We started the renovations during the last week in July taking advantage of the warm weather conditions that promote fast germination rates.More Inside....

in Tennis - on 9/11/04

Premier League fight Groundsmen's Corner

Groundsmen's Corner

The Premier League are looking to introduce a procedure governing warm ups and warm downs.

in Football - on 8/11/04

Four Bayer Environmental Science launches in 2005

BTME 2005 Preview. Bayer Environmental Science on stand number C44.

in Industry News - on 8/11/04

Free Groundwater Regulations Seminar

Regulations Seminar

It is a criminal offence to knowingly allow the discharge or disposal of certain substances, including mineral oils and chemicals such as pesticides onto...

in Industry News - on 8/11/04

Wharfedale  RFC receive community funding for better pitches.

Wharfedale Rugby Club are currently on a winning streak both off and on the pitches. The club was successful in obtaining an RFU community funding grant...

in Rugby - on 8/11/04

A permanent line marking solution

Line marking solution

Last Monday I went down to Cobham FC in Surrey and watched the installation along with a number of other Groundsmen. There is no doubt that the system...

in Industry News - on 8/11/04