February 2005 (Page 3)

Millennium Stadium moves quickly to solve pitch problems

Millennium Stadium General Manager Paul Sergeant has moved quickly to try to resolve the problems that caused many areas of the turf at the Stadium to...

in Industry News - on 8/2/05

New Look Seed Catalogue highlights Seed Value

British Seed Houses has published its new 2005 turfgrass and wild flora seed catalogue.

in Industry News - on 8/2/05

Busy month at Shrewsbury County Cricket Ground

Shrewsbury County Cricket

In the next four weeks I will be preparing the grounds ready for the onslaught of the spring preparation in March. More inside.

in Cricket - on 8/2/05

Prestigious South African club renew agreement

The prestigious Fancourt Hotel and Country Club Estate in South Africa has renewed a preferred supplier contract with Ransomes Jacobsen for a further three...

in Industry News - on 7/2/05

BTME launch for Barenbrug's RTF Turf Group

BTME was the location for the launch of the newly-formed RTF Turf Group of four UK turf growers accredited by Barenbrug to grow its new generation rhizomatous...

in Industry News - on 7/2/05

New fleet for new course - Close House Golf & Country Club

One of the first new John Deere 2500E hybrid greens mowers to be bought by a UK golf club will soon be working at Close House Golf & Country Club, Heddon-on-the-Wall,...

in Industry News - on 7/2/05

Swedes invade Hayter

Hayter are recognised in the UK as one of the leading manufacturers in commercial turf care. They are well known outside the UK but not to the same extent....

in Industry News - on 4/2/05

New Sponsor strengthens the Environment Competition

The future of BIGGA’s highly respected Golf Environment Competition has been secured with the addition of a further sponsor-details inside

in Golf - on 4/2/05

Merits of workshop maintenance

Workshop maintenance

Here at The Celtic Manor Resort we have a large, well equipped, well stocked workshop facility employing three mechanics and a workshop manager. In the...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 4/2/05

New pump station for golf courses

THE NEW advanced Rain Bird V-3200 Series Pump Station, designed specifically for golf course irrigation, was launched at BTME. The major advantage with...

in Industry News - on 4/2/05

New finance scheme from Hayter

Hayter can now provide a number of finance options to suit the needs of individual golf courses. Plus information on the new version of FM524.

in Industry News - on 3/2/05

Sir Michael Bonallack OBE recognised for his Achievements

Sir Michael Bonallack

BIGGA President, Sir Michael Bonallack OBE is the inaugural recipient of the BIGGA Lifetime Achievement Award which recognises personal achievement within...

in Golf - on 2/2/05

Golf Tee Signs – Best Show Ever

Following a very successful year, Golf Tee Signs decided to consolidate its position with a much larger stand at BTME. The new location and purpose built...

in Industry News - on 2/2/05

Hunter rewards irrigation contractor

Representatives from irrigation systems company Hunter Industries attended the BIGGA Turf Management Exhibition at Harrogate recently to present its ‘Trailblazer’...

in Industry News - on 2/2/05

Fairy-tale future

Fairy ring diseases seem to have become increasingly common over the last few years. While we know that it is not always necessary or appropriate to c...

in Industry News - on 2/2/05

New Faces

The turf and amenity sales team has expanded with the appointment of three new representatives. Mick Fance joins Scotts after 22 years in the indu...

in Industry News - on 2/2/05

Daconil Turf and Heritage

The originals and still the best, tried and tested for healthier turf. Special offer closes 27 May 2005 Digital soil Thermometer and/or pH Meter...

in Industry News - on 2/2/05

Best sellers

Make sure that you keep up to date with developments in the Scotts turfcare and landscape ranges by securing copies of the latest editions of Scotts’...

in Industry News - on 2/2/05

STRI tackles global warming with superb Scotts iTurf

The technologically-advanced Scotts iTurf environmental monitoring unit, launched at last year’s SALTEX exhibition, has been chosen by the Sports Turf...

in Industry News - on 2/2/05

Jupiter ATI exceeds Jupiter 2000 sales

BTME 2005 was a very successful for Hunter Grinders Ltd. Managing Director; Keith Cann-Evans commented “We had a very good show this year. It was encouraging...

in Industry News - on 1/2/05