April 2006 (page 1)

Dalziel Park Golf and Country Club has signed a five year contract hire agreement for course maintenance equipment with local dealer Fairways GM.

in Industry News - on 30/4/06

Bowling Green Seminar Confirmed

in Industry News - on 30/4/06

The ability of RTF (Rhizomatous tall fescue) to self-repair is proving itself following trials in the U.K.

in Industry News - on 29/4/06

Nottingham Forest

In the last few months Nottingham Forest have turned their fortunes around quite dramatically on the pitch, in more ways than one. Since the departure...

in Football - on 28/4/06

On a recent trip to Nottingham I had the pleasure to meet up with a number of dedicated groundsmen who were attending the Nottinghamshire Cricket Groundsman...

in Cricket - on 28/4/06

Drought Orders

To date 3 Water Companies - Southern Water, Mid Kent Water and Sutton and East Surrey Water have applied to the Secretary of State for Drought Orders,...

in Industry News - on 27/4/06

Barenbrug’s popular pocket-sized Grass Seed and Wildflower Mixtures for Landscaping catalogue is now available for 2006. It contains a comprehensive...

in Industry News - on 27/4/06

A village bowling club in rural Kent is maintaining high standards in the condition of its green following renovation work with an overseeder from Dennis....

in Industry News - on 26/4/06

Two Kubota Grand L4630 tractors with specially-designed front and rear hydraulic hitches have transformed the movement and repositioning of caravan holiday...

in Industry News - on 25/4/06

I feel compelled to write something about GCNi, it might be sour grapes, if so, I apologise. I had major concerns about what would happen to GCNi (Golf...

in Golf - on 24/4/06

Satellite Navigation

Where in the World competition, sponsored by SISIS International.

in Industry News - on 24/4/06

A football Groundsman

I started as Groundsman about 5 years ago when the club moved to a new facility in Bromley, Kent, I sort of got the short straw as my job at the time was...

in Football - on 21/4/06

Tackling problems such as turf erosion with other than biodegradable ground stakes pose a serious risk of injury to individuals and damage to valuable...

in Industry News - on 21/4/06

Two Year Drought Warning

Yesterday the Environment Minister, Elliot Morley told the Commons, "We are facing a two-year drought. We are facing the worst drought since 1975. In some...

in Industry News - on 21/4/06

In order for the course at Williamwood Golf Club on the outskirts of Glasgow to be in prime condition for the centenary year celebrations later this year,...

in Golf - on 20/4/06

Sunderland AFC has invested in a new range of Toro turf maintenance machinery and is seeing significant improvements in both turf quality and productivity...

in Football - on 19/4/06

After all the recent poor weather, and the trials and tribulations faced by many groundstaff, the Easter period finally brought us the sunshine we have...

in Industry News - on 19/4/06

Rolawn, Europe’s largest turf grower have been recognised for their innovative approach with the award of a patent for their turf coolers.

in Industry News - on 18/4/06