December 2005 (page 1)

happy New Year

With the celebrations of Christmas already seeming like an age ago. We look forward to 2006 with renewed vigour and hope-article inside

in Editorial - on 31/12/05

Already during the Christmas period a number of sporting fixtures have succumbed to the cold weather. Why not be prepared in advance and give yourself...

in Industry News - on 29/12/05

Are you looking to recruit personnel in 2006? If the answer is yes consider the posting your job advert on the Pitchcare website. With nearly 17000 members,...

in Industry News - on 27/12/05

It is way back in March that I last wrote an article about the on goings at the Millennium Stadium. Since that eventful Welsh Grand Slam win on the 19th,...

in Industry News - on 23/12/05

The Pitchcare online shop is being redesigned for 2006. The launch of the new shop coincides with the recent addition of over 3000 products to the Pitchcare...

in Industry News - on 23/12/05

Allen Hover Mower

By entering our FREE online draw. From now and throughout the month of January, everyone who enters will be put into the hat for a free draw which will...

in Industry News - on 22/12/05

Alan Pierce, a student on an NVQ level 3 programme at Plumpton College, East Sussex has won the Top Student Greenkeeper of the year award. The “Toro...

in Best of the Rest - on 21/12/05

Allen Power Equipment has introduced a new 71.99cc backpack blower to their range, the EBZ8000. This new Komatsu Zenoah product is fitted with the KZ Strato-Charged...

in Industry News - on 21/12/05

With little over 7% of the country left covered in woodland. it is vitally important that we, at every opportunity try and maintain and sustain our remaining...

in Golf - on 20/12/05

Many Greens are roughly elliptical (egg-shaped). If your Green is like this, you can estimate its area and perimeter using a couple of quick measurements...

in Golf - on 20/12/05

To help beat the frost and snow this Winter the Pitchcare shop is now stocking Rock Salt, Hand Snow Ploughs and an effective new Snow and Ice Melting Compound,...

in Best of the Rest - on 20/12/05

Myerscough College, the Further and Higher Education centre of excellence for land-based professions, has signed a five-year preferred supplier agreement...

in Industry News - on 20/12/05

Renovating Down Under

Melbourne is at the bottom end of Australia. Earlier in the year it was voted the world’s number one city in which to live based on a whole host of criteria...

in Industry News - on 20/12/05

The multi-award winning BeamRider laser line marker has just returned from Germany were it was used to over-mark the existing lines at Hamburg’s new...

in Industry News - on 19/12/05

Lucy Townsend joins Headland Amenity as Regional Technical Manager for the South West.

in Industry News - on 16/12/05

Members of golf clubs all over Britain have played their part in raising around £80,000 for the Golf Foundation’s annual appeal for 2005. Golf clubs...

in Golf - on 16/12/05

Winter Weed Control

The non-grass growing months are an ideal time to tackle those nagging weed control tasks.

in Industry News - on 16/12/05

Chris Robson, Manager of Zenith Apprenticeships at Warwickshire College, said, “Warwickshire College’s completion rate for the Sports Turf Apprenticeship...

in Training & Education - on 16/12/05