December 2005 (page 2)

Gower Power to Customer Power

Customer Power

I still remember as a young lad, sitting watching the test match on the BBC seeing a young batsman walk to the crease to begin his first innings for England....

in Cricket - on 15/12/05

Using Composts to Improve Turf Performance

Using Composts

If you have been searching for ways to improve turf performance in marginal or poor soils, consider using compost as a soil amendment. In clay soils, good...

in Best of the Rest - on 15/12/05

GRASSFELT Works for MICROSOFT

Lindum’s Grassfelt, the living sward on a reinforced felt base is currently playing a mayor role in the re-creation of a typical London square. Situated...

in Industry News - on 15/12/05

New Branding for British Seed Houses Limited

BSH have refreshed their corporate logo with the aim to create a sharper, more recognisable brand for its Amenity products.

in Industry News - on 14/12/05

Another training success for Midland Greenkeepers

Three trainee Greenkeepers from Moseley Golf Club were the latest BIGGA members to take advantage of a regional training course organised by the BIGGA...

in Golf - on 14/12/05

Scotts appoints new Area Sales Director to grow professional side of business.

Scotts has appointed Stephen Squires to head its UK and Ireland Professional Business Group as area sales director. Stephen previously held the positions...

in Industry News - on 14/12/05

TORO gets seal of approval at Royal Mid-Surrey Golf Club

Picturesque Royal Mid-Surrey Golf Club, in Richmond, has signed a major Toro deal that will bring machinery worth £700K to its two 18-hole courses over...

in Best of the Rest - on 14/12/05

Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snow!

The Met Office is continuing to predict a two in three chance of a colder-than-average winter for much of Europe. With this in mind, Hayley Conference...

in Industry News - on 14/12/05

Scotts appoints new Area Sales Director to grow professional side of business

Scotts has appointed Stephen Squires to head its UK and Ireland Professional Business Group as area sales director. Stephen previously held the positi...

in Industry News - on 14/12/05

Vibratory rollers & green speed

Vibratory rollers

The pace of golf greens has never been more central to how the golfer views the quality a given golf course. Speed is now demanded instead of craved and...

in Industry News - on 13/12/05

Lloyds of Letchworth are firing on three new fronts for ‘Harrogate Week.’

The ‘Pequea’ range of Top Dressers will get their first showing to the core Golf Market at BTME. These Twin Spinner machines give an unrivalled spreading...

in Industry News - on 13/12/05

More turf maintenance equipment for Goodison Park.

Bob Lennon, Head Groundsman at Everton Football Club, has taken delivery of more turf maintenance equipment to help maintain the playing surface at Goodison...

in Industry News - on 13/12/05

NTF Raise the standard in Blackpool

NTF Conference

This year's NTF continued to raise the standard in education provision for the turf grass industry. Over 45 presentations were delivered to the 400 plus...

in Training & Education - on 13/12/05

Golf Tee Signs

New Granite granite sign features alternative matt finish with pitched edges for a subtle rustic effect

in Industry News - on 12/12/05

Steve Chicken appointed MD of Textron Global Technology Centre.

Dr Steve Chicken, Managing Director of Jacobsen International, the holding company for Textron’s turf equipment manufacturing facilities across Europe,...

in Industry News - on 12/12/05

A different approach

A different approach

The critical elements to growth have never changed, they are the LAW of growth, Light, Air and Water. Without any or all of these elements you have problems....

in Football - on 11/12/05

Adding quality to golf at Addington

One of Surrey’s top golf courses has found the solution to waterlogged and unplayable greens when conventional underground drainage failed to cure the...

in Best of the Rest - on 10/12/05

Same Deutz-Fahr UK introduces Stop-Go

Same Deutz-Fahr’s new Stop-Go system has been designed to allow easier and more precise tractor control for a wide range of operations, says the company....

in Industry News - on 10/12/05

New SPREADER beats ICE

Beat the ice this winter with the new Ev-n-Spred Salt Spreader from Vitax. Fully assembled with large 20 cm pneumatic wheels, a hopper capacity of 30 litres...

in Industry News - on 9/12/05

STRI Launches New Book at the BTME/Club House 2006 Show

STRI will launch their latest title, “Rootzones, Sands and Top Dressing Materials for Sports Turf” at BTME/Club House 2006. Written by Dr Stephen Baker...

in Industry News - on 9/12/05