December 2004 (page 2)

New jobs for New Year

With 2005 to look forward to, perhaps those of you thinking about a new career opportunity will finally make your decisions and take the plunge!-details...

in Industry News - on 15/12/04

Weed Of the Week Rosebay Willow Herb

Weed Of the Week

Weed Of the Week Rosebay Willow Herb

in Consultancy - on 15/12/04

Fusarium – Thousands of lawns affected

The head of a professional lawn maintenance company believes Fusarium Disease is affecting thousands of lawns across the country.

in Industry News - on 15/12/04

Landini compact tractor range grows

Anyone needing a ‘compact plus’ tractor to handle heavier duty operations for groundscare, farming and horticulture have a new option in the ‘America’...

in Industry News - on 15/12/04

O'Keefe’s Crusade

uring the recent NTF Conference in Southport, I met up with Mike O' Keefe, someone I had heard a lot about. To colleges and greenkeeping students Mike...

in Training & Education - on 14/12/04

Grooming with the Paladin

The new PALADIN Dual and TG fine turf mowers fitted with groomer will be shown at this year's BTME.

in Industry News - on 14/12/04

Winners of Fairways Competition at Scotsturf

A free prize draw on the Fairways GM stand at Scotsturf resulted in hundreds of entries and six lucky winners. more inside.

in Industry News - on 10/12/04

Large Spider seen in Leeds

The first UK commercial sale of the Ransomes Spider, the innovative remote controlled slope mower from Ransomes Jacobsen, has been agreed with Swan Plant...

in Industry News - on 10/12/04

National Turfgrass Foundation Conference 2004

Turfgrass Foundation

The National Turfgrass Foundation (NTF) Conference is now widely recognised as a must attend event by many turfgrass industry professionals. The format...

in Industry News - on 10/12/04

Used car tyre initiative

At Burntisland Golf Course two embankments were badly affected by water erosion and burrowing animals. The Head Greenkeeper decided to use URRO Blocks,...

in Industry News - on 9/12/04

Plane-ly different at Horsforth GC

Horsforth Golf Club has a noisy neighbour. The course adjoins Leeds-Bradford airport and golfers are used to the noise of low flying aircraft as planes...

in Golf - on 7/12/04

A thank you to Groundsmen

Football Aid thanks to Groundsmen.

in Football - on 7/12/04

Natural turf fight gathers momentum

Natural turf fight

If you picked up a copy of The Times today you will have read the following article. We hope that this is the first of many as we stand united and start...

in Football - on 6/12/04

Turf Talk

Over 80 Greenkeepers, Groundsmen and local authority managers attended the recent (25th November) Turf Talk Road Show at the Essex Golf and Country Club...

in Industry News - on 6/12/04

Alex is crowned 2004 champion student Greenkeeper

Assistant greenkeeper at Woburn Golf and Country Club wins prestigious Toro Student Greenkeeper of the Year Award

in Industry News - on 6/12/04

Second Award for SISIS Aer-Aid

SISIS are delighted to announce that the new SISIS AER-AID SYSTEM has received another award.

in Industry News - on 6/12/04

Dramatic improvement in just five weeks

Flackwell Heath Golf Club's new Terra Spike XF aids deeper root growth.

in Industry News - on 6/12/04

Will artificial pitches become footballs latest substitution?

Artificial pitches

The on going debate about the possible replacement of natural grass surfaces with artificial surfaces for football has given rise to many opinions on the...

in Football - on 3/12/04

WRAP encourages Greenkeepers to tee off for Recycled products

Recycled products

Research commissioned by WRAP (the Waste & Resources Action Programme) into the use of recycled products in golf course management is proving that recycled...

in Golf - on 3/12/04

Golf Tee Signs launch new products at BTME 2005

Including: The Lakes Range – a selection of unique “Granite only ”Tee Signs.

in Industry News - on 3/12/04