September 2005 (Page 2)

Lixion, A world First!

Lamberhurst Engineering Limited, the UK distributor of Pellenc electric pruners have just unveiled Lixion, the next generation.

in Industry News - on 23/9/05

Alec Stewart was at Saltex 2005

England's most capped cricketer Alec Stewart attended the Sherriff Amenity stand at Saltex 2005.

in Industry News - on 23/9/05

Fusarium patch disease

Fusarium patch disease

Although probably the most well known cool-season turfgrass disease, fusarium patch is more accurately called Microdochium patch – a common name which...

in Consultancy - on 23/9/05

Love is Blue

Neil Pudney, Head Groundsman at St John’s School, Leatherhead was in the market to replace his Auto-Roller. After all his old machine had been rolling...

in Industry News - on 23/9/05

Time to reflect at Chapel Allerton

We are now looking back on an extremely busy summer schedule which comprised the Yorkshire championships, the club open championships and Yorkshire veterans,...

in Tennis - on 23/9/05

Striking Gold at Saltex on Bernhards Stand.

SHARPENING specialist Bernhard and Company clinched gold at IOG Saltex for the best stand in the 100 square metre category – their fourth consecutive...

in Industry News - on 21/9/05

Ashbury and Gillingham Golf Clubs choose Ransomes Jacobsen

A second Jacobsen HR-9016 mower at Ashbury GC and a £90,000 equipment package at Gillingham GC.

in Industry News - on 20/9/05

Launch of New Groundsman Industries Website

The all new Groundsman Industries website is a wealth of information about the company, its products and a guide to their applications.

in Industry News - on 20/9/05

Essential Management Skills – Course details announced

Management Skills

Later this year, Pitchcare will run its first ‘Essential Management Skills’ course, delivered by trainer and careers counsellor Frank Newberry. Frank...

in Training & Education - on 20/9/05

Toro Groundsmaster suits Burghley down to the ground

Burghley Horse Trials has praised its new Toro Groundsmaster 4500-D rotary mower for producing the best-ever looking grass at this year’s event.

in Industry News - on 19/9/05

Technical Surfaces Score With SMG!

Technical Surfaces, the leading synthetic sports pitch maintenance specialist have just signed an exclusive contract which will enable them to distribute...

in Industry News - on 19/9/05

Sportsturf Ireland 2005

The 2005 Sportsturf Ireland trade show run by the Golf Course Superintendents Association of Ireland is once again being held in the RDS, Dublin on Wednesday...

in Industry News - on 19/9/05

STRI  at Sports Turf Ireland

STRI Ireland offers you independent help and support for your golf course and sports facilities, including construction and irrigation consultancy services...

in Industry News - on 19/9/05

Maintaining Oakham School

Oakham School

What a year. We had a cold wet spring, with the cricket starting earlier than ever. April 8th was the first scheduled fixture, and success in the rugby...

in Industry News - on 18/9/05

Do you manage your golf course on a low budget?

The National Turfgrass Foundation Conference at the Hilton Hotel, Blackpool, 5th to 8th December 2005 aims to ease some of the tension caused by golf clubs...

in Training & Education - on 17/9/05

A Day with Dennis

A Day with Dennis

Thirty years on from my first encounter with a Dennis mower I am invited to see the latest developments that have been made since Howardson Ltd bought...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 16/9/05

The Importance of Good Design

Paint has been around almost as long as our species and from those earliest days, when our ancestors coated themselves with specially selected earth and...

in Industry News - on 16/9/05

The new Vario Mower from Al-Ko, great at any angle.

Really innovative advances in the design of garden machinery are few and far between. Rotary mowers for instance have remained basically unchanged for...

in Industry News - on 16/9/05

Npower Ashes Tests

With all the focus being on the players since England won the Ashes, I thought it would be appropriate for Pitchcare to congratulate the Head Groundsmen...

in Cricket - on 16/9/05

Feet aching after Saltex? Hop on a Segway!

At Pitchcare, we like to think we’re innovative, forward thinking and dynamic, perhaps that’s why we loved the Segway Human Transporters...

in Industry News - on 16/9/05