January 2006 (page 3)

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

In at the Deep End.

In June 2005 I became the Head Groundsman for Bromley Football Club. I’ve been a supporter of Bromley Football Club for 15 years and had been helping...

in Football - on 10/1/06

Ransomes Jacobsen appoint Rupert Price as Sales Manager-UK and Ireland

Rupert Price, 31, has been promoted to the position of Sales Manager, UK and Ireland with immediate effect. Reporting to Sales Director Alan Prickett,...

in Industry News - on 10/1/06

Walker Mowers at Brookwood cemetery

Maintaining the immaculate lawns at Brookwood, Britain’s largest Commonwealth war cemetery is no mean task. The cemetery covers some 37 acres and contains...

in Industry News - on 10/1/06

Additional Power helps Irish Firm stay on top of mowing contracts.

Northern Ireland’s largest landscape contractor has relied on Kubota F Series front mowers as its principal grass-cutting machine for more than...

in Industry News - on 10/1/06

Lincolnshire golf club gets five for one

Founded in 1935, Ashby Decoy Golf Club near Scunthorpe is a flat 18 hole, par 71 course enhanced with native silver birch and oak trees. The well maintained...

in Industry News - on 10/1/06

New double act for under £10k

Imants have announced a new package deal on two of their most popular products, which they say, “Will solve all of your compaction and aeration problems...

in Industry News - on 9/1/06

Waste2Water Launch Range of Diesel Fuel Stations.

With the change in legislation on Fuel Storage now in force as of the 1st September, 2005, the requirement to upgrade diesel storage has become a matter...

in Industry News - on 9/1/06

Maintaining frozen artificial pitches

Frozen artificial pitches

At the time of writing, here in the Midlands, the promised “coldest winter for decades” has not yet materialised. We have had some cold days and snaps...

in Synthetics - on 9/1/06

Standard Specification Compact Tractor Launched by Kubota.

Designated the L3200, the 32hp model takes its place in the Kubota range to fill the gap in its manual gearbox line-up, the company already having several...

in Industry News - on 9/1/06

High Output Mowers to be unveiled at BTME 2006

Superseding the highly regarded F60 Series out front mowers launched in 1996, Kubota’s new F80 Series comprises the F2880 and F3680 models, rated at...

in Industry News - on 9/1/06

Sales team Sets it's sights even Higher

The Barenbrug sales team has its sights set on further growth following its best year ever. After achieving its highest turnover figure the team, now led...

in Industry News - on 6/1/06

Weed of the Week: Knotweed

Controlling Knotweed

Knotweed (postrate) Polygonum aviculare L.

in Consultancy - on 6/1/06

Modern Sports Surfaces

The Institution of Agricultural Engineers (IAgrE) is running a series of technical meetings throughout 2006. The first one of the year is to be held on...

in Training & Education - on 6/1/06

New Book: Sports Turf & Amenity Grassland Management

Sports Turf and Amenity Grassland Management is a brand new book published for the turfgrass industry. The book is centered around the the management of...

in Industry News - on 5/1/06

Stony Holme Golf Club recovers from flood

Stony Holme Golf Course is an award winning 18 hole pay-as-you-play course located only 5 minutes from the centre of Carlisle. It lies on the flood plain...

in Golf - on 4/1/06

SGL first to treat entire pitch in UK

In the UK the SGL Concept is slowly but surely building up its reputation. More and more stadiums are interested in the possibilities of the revolutionary...

in Football - on 3/1/06

MCG – Boxing Day Test Delay

Boxing Day Test Delay

The Pitchcare Message Board has received a few comments regarding the delay to the Boxing Day Test match between Australia and South Africa at the MCG....

in Cricket - on 3/1/06

New Contact Fungicide is Soluble Granule

Headland launches Winner, a new protectant, contact fungicide, formulated not as a traditional liquid, but as a Water Dispersible Granule. (WDG)

in Industry News - on 3/1/06

John Deere appoints new managing director

After 37 years of dedicated service to John Deere, Alec McKee has chosen to retire at the end of December 2005. He will be replaced as managing director...

in Industry News - on 3/1/06