November 2005 (page 1)

As grounds managers, whether on a golf course, sports ground, or other amenity area, we are increasingly aware of our duties and responsibilities to nature...

in Training & Education - on 30/11/05

Marcus Kett, owner and managing director of GreenasGrass Grounds Maintenance Services, has taken delivery of an innovative new mower for maintaining slope...

in Best of the Rest - on 30/11/05

Horticulturalists the world over have been encouraging earthworms in the soil for years, but the turfgrass industry has always seen them as a pest. Why...

in Consultancy - on 30/11/05

Suffolk based AFT Trenchers Ltd. will be showing their new Multi-Use Trailer on Stand B11 at the BTME Show in Harrogate. Designed to do a multitude of...

in Industry News - on 29/11/05

Specialist fertilizer and controls company Scotts has brought its technical expertise into play to ensure the pitch at Coventry City Football Club’s...

in Industry News - on 29/11/05

Sudbury based AFT Trenchers Ltd. have appointed James Lane, 28, as their Sales and Marketing Manager-details inside

in Industry News - on 29/11/05

At least 40% of surface water pollution by pesticides may come from the pesticide handling areas. Water is vulnerable from tiny splashes and spills that...

in Industry News - on 29/11/05

The Environmental Services section of Community and Cultural Services at the City of Sunderland Council have added a fourth electric powered utility vehicle...

in Industry News - on 29/11/05

Course Care has been on the road with their Compost Makers, demonstrating the machines at Woodsome Hall golf club, The Berkshire golf club, Canford School,...

in Industry News - on 29/11/05

John Deere equipment supplied by dealer Turner Groundscare of Erdington in Birmingham is helping Stafford become a cleaner, greener, safer borough, as...

in Industry News - on 28/11/05

Winter wonderland

As you read this you may well be experiencing the first taste of winter 2005/6 and if you're not you probably soon will be. But let’s get something straight,...

in Industry News - on 25/11/05

More than sixty delegates were brought together for the first inaugural meeting of SportSURF held at Loughborough University. SportSURF are a newly formed...

in Training & Education - on 25/11/05

The Bill Adams Literary Award will give students and Pitchcare members the opportunity to submit a written piece of work on any subject relating to the...

in Training & Education - on 24/11/05

Attending this year’s conference was a very interesting and rewarding experience. The opportunity to meet up with so many committed, friendly supportive...

in Golf - on 24/11/05

John Hayes celebrates

John Hayes, head Groundsman of Celtic FC, has won the IOG Scottish Professional Football Groundsman of the Year Award, given at Scotsturf. He received...

in Football - on 23/11/05

Lunar, the new fungicide launched by Sherriff Amenity in June, has won the best new product in the fertiliser/chemical category at Scotsturf 2005. More...

in Best of the Rest - on 23/11/05

Toro is introducing a new generation of Sand Pro bunker rakes that make it easier than ever to maintain world-class bunkers. They are joined by a new range...

in Industry News - on 23/11/05

In common with a number of other major tractor and groundcare machinery manufacturers and suppliers, Kubota (U. K.) Limited has announced that it will...

in Industry News - on 22/11/05