April 2005 (page 2)

The Tenth International Turfgrass Research Conference 2005

The International Turfgrass Society (ITS) is a not-for-profit scientific organization established in 1969 to encourage research and education in turfgrass...

in Training & Education - on 19/4/05

Harrod UK exclusive suppliers to Ipswich Town FC

Lowestoft based sports equipment and netting manufacturers Harrod UK have signed a formal agreement with Ipswich Town Football Club.

in Industry News - on 19/4/05

New Forward Arm FALCON improves visibility

BOMFORD has introduced a new forward arm version of its successful FALCON flail mower, designed to provide greater operator visibility over the flail head....

in Industry News - on 19/4/05

Barenbrug Goes Live!

Barenbrug’s new, improved website (www.barenbrug.co.uk) has gone live. The new site has been developed to enable customers to access the most up-to-date...

in Industry News - on 19/4/05

Twenty Greens Hollow Cored in a single day!

Twenty greens hollow cored to a depth of 7” (180mm) in a single day, now that’s quick! This remarkable feat was the result of efforts by Brett Cox...

in Industry News - on 18/4/05

New Terra Spike and Tractor combination for tough terrain

South Bedfordshire Golf Club, situated on the outskirts of Luton, has recently purchased a Wiedenmann Greens Terra Spike and New Holland tractor combination...

in Industry News - on 18/4/05

Pitch Cover Presentation

The quarter pitch cover, purchased by the Rochdale Supporters Trust, have arrived at Spotland. A full story for the presentation of the covers plus news...

in Best of the Rest - on 16/4/05

Sackville-Wests Yews Fight Phytophthora

The fight is on to save Vita Sackville-West’s Yew hedge walk from Phytophthora fungus. More Inside .

in Industry News - on 15/4/05

Don't Just Seed -SPEEDSEED!

The new Speedseed 1600 from Charterhouse Turf Machinery enables groundsmen to overseed more quickly without sacrificing accuracy. Its high work-rate enhances...

in Industry News - on 14/4/05

KORO Boost Pitch Playability

A Koro Field TopMaker from Campey Turf Care Systems is proving to be a high work-rate solution for a Suffolk grounds care contractor seeking the most efficient...

in Industry News - on 14/4/05

A Guide to Amenity Grasses

Do you need reminding if there are rhizomes present in a particular grass or not? Well, here in a pocket size, full colour book is all the information...

in Industry News - on 14/4/05

Ransomes Jacobson win prestigious environmental award.

Ransomes Jacobsen Ltd, one of the leading manufacturers of golf and general utility vehicles powered by alternative fuels, has won a prestigious industry...

in Industry News - on 13/4/05

Club feared lightweight girls might cut up rough

ic Liverpool, UK
... However, they were told in a telephone call just days before the event that groundsman at the new Halliwell Jones stadium thought...

in Best of the Rest - on 13/4/05

Groundsmanship is only part of the Sport Industry


The highly respected Peter Leroy discusses the future of Groundsmanship within the umbrella of the Sports Industry. Full article inside

in Editorial - on 13/4/05

April cricket diary at the County Ground Shrewsbury

With now just a week away from my first game at the county ground, we still have a lot to complete after the recent cold spells, rain and heavy dew’s....

in Cricket - on 13/4/05

2004 Cricket Groundsman of the Year awards

Groundsman Awards

During 2004 Cricket World and Pitchcare invited private Clubs, Schools/Colleges and Local Authorities to send in their nominations for Groundsmen who perform...

in Cricket - on 12/4/05

Upgraded fleet for Scion Estate's prestigious contracts

Scion Estates, the specialist grounds maintenance contractor renowned for their delivery of performance-based landscape management contracts, has upgraded...

in Industry News - on 12/4/05

Dennis Perform at Knebworth

Knebworth House in Hertfordshire is renowned as much for its diversity as for its grandeur. Built in the 1400s as a redbrick manor house, it was transformed...

in Industry News - on 12/4/05

More grounds care equipment for Peterborough City Council

Peterborough City Council has added further equipment, worth almost £300,000, to its grounds maintenance fleet for the coming season. Purchased from local...

in Industry News - on 12/4/05

New Appointment - Vitax

Vitax have appointed Paul Taylor as their new representative in the North of England.

in Industry News - on 11/4/05