January 2006 (Page 2)

ET is not Extra-Terrestrial

Not Extra-Terrestrial

ET, the often quoted, but never quite explained. What is it? and should we be interested in it? Does it mean evergreen turf? electric trimmers?, elm trees?...

in Training & Education - on 20/1/06

The Changing role of managing landscapes for Local Authority

Once upon a time landscape features were maintained in horticulturaly correct manor in order to preserve and enhance the health and aesthetic appeal of...

in Local Authority - on 20/1/06

Lamberhurst Appointed UK Agents for Caroni Spa

Lamberhurst Engineering Limited, the UK distributor of Ferrari Tractors, Pellenc electric pruners and Seppi & Berti mulchers have been appointed UK agents...

in Industry News - on 20/1/06

GSB Loams at Harrogate

GSB Loams aim to demonstrate their range of Loams, Top Dressings, Rootzones and Sands on their Stand Q60a at Harrogate week from 24-26 January 2006.

in Industry News - on 20/1/06

The story so far

We are now two thirds of the way through the 2005/2006 football season and the excitement never seems to dwindle in our industry or the football world....

in Football - on 18/1/06

The Tractor Choice for Greenkeepers

The latest compact tractors from New Holland, being launched at BTME 2006, show the company’s on-going commitment to identifying and meeting the needs...

in Industry News - on 18/1/06

Calculating the Distribution Uniformity of Irrigated Areas

Although it may be hard to imagine as you read this, but some of you will this summer, be struggling for water. It seems that every year the well runs...

in Training & Education - on 17/1/06

Spicy wicket a welcome change - Brisbane Courier Mail

Spicy wicket a welcome change Brisbane Courier Mail,  Australia - 15 Jan 2006 ... Groundsmen have pooled their knowledge and are making all...

in Best of the Rest - on 17/1/06

Ladies Football christens new Army Pitch

Nine thousand, five hundred square metres of Lindum’s L.T.6 sports turf, (their special hardwearing ryegrass mix), was laid in the biggest rolls that...

in Industry News - on 16/1/06

Campey Turf Care's next Revolution

Campey Turf Care’s BTME stand will also feature new Raycam rubber dragmats, designed for one pass operation without bruising or damaging fine turf. Dragmats...

in Industry News - on 14/1/06

Club Car launches new addition to award wining Carryall Range

The new Club Car CarryAll 232 is an agile, comfortable medium-duty utility vehicle suited to multiple applications.

in Industry News - on 13/1/06

Disposal of waste

Disposal of waste

Those of you who are involved in organizing and/or running a Golf Course workshop i.e. Course managers and mechanics, have special responsibilities concerning...

in Golf - on 13/1/06

Lord Bach to address the Amenity Forum Conference

Lord Bach, Parliamentary Under Secretary at Defra will deliver the keynote speech to set the scene at the Amenity Forum Conference which focuses on safeguarding...

in Training & Education - on 13/1/06

Pinsent Awarded fifth Gold by POWAKADDY

PowaKaddy creates ‘GoldenKaddy’ for four-time Olympic gold medallist Sir Matthew Pinsent and raise money for charity in the process.

in Industry News - on 13/1/06

Charterhouse Dress to Impress

Harrogate Show - STAND B33 Top-dressers will feature prominently on the Charterhouse Turf Machinery stand at BTME 2006. The company offers a complete...

in Industry News - on 12/1/06


It looks like it's fast out of the starting stalls for South African manufacturer PROTEA, since they launched their range of cylinder mowers into the UK...

in Industry News - on 12/1/06

1st Chairman announced for Natural Sportsturf Division of SAPCA

William Martin, sales and marketing Director of Kestrel Golf & Sports, has become the first chairman of The Sports and Play Construction Association’s...

in Industry News - on 12/1/06

UK Pesticide Guide 2006 Now Available

The UK Pesticide Guide 2006 is an essential publication for anybody working within the pesticide industry. the book contains detailed information to ensure...

in Best of the Rest - on 11/1/06

Ian Jackson-Obituary

It is with great sadness that I pass on news of the tragic death of Ian Jackson, West Ham United’s Training Ground co-ordinator at Chadwell Heath. Ian...

in Football - on 10/1/06

New Appointment at Sherriff Amenity - Rebecca Mason

Sherriff Amenity, one of the largest national amenity distributors in the UK, has appointed Rebecca Mason as an amenity specialist covering the Yorkshire...

in Industry News - on 10/1/06