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

Groundsmanship

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