April 2006 (Page 2)

Kubota joins the thoroughbreds at the National Stud

Covering an area of 500 acres, The National Stud’s impressive site just outside Newmarket is no walkover when it comes to grounds maintenance.

in Equestrian - on 17/4/06

Kestrel help Kempton Park Racecourse unveil new All-Weather Track

Following an £18.8million redevelopment programme, the Kempton Park racecourse in Sunbury-on-Thames, Middlesex, has reopened after 11 months with help...

in Equestrian - on 16/4/06

360 Golf Turns Iford Golf Club Centre into profit for first time.

360 Golf, the golf club management, construction and consultancy firm, has successfully turned Iford Golf Centre – which it manages – into profit for...

in Golf - on 15/4/06

More Ransomes Jacobsen equipment for Carluke Golf Club

Additional turf maintenance equipment has been delivered to Carluke Golf Club in Lanarkshire by Fairways GM, Ransomes Jacobsen’s local dealer for the...

in Industry News - on 15/4/06

All Weather Racing

All weather Polytrack

Wolverhampton is currently Britain's only floodlit horse race track and one of only three with complete all weather artificial surfaces. The venue is owned...

in Equestrian - on 14/4/06

Synthetic Surfaces - Access all Areas

Technical Surfaces believe they have come up with the answer to the problem faced by most Tennis clubs in the UK - How to get a piece of effective maintenance...

in Synthetics - on 14/4/06

Turf Problems Solved

Professors A.J Turgeon and J.M Vargas utilise contemporary case studies and technical expertise to educate readers of the most effective practices for...

in Training & Education - on 13/4/06

Ransomes Jacobsen Launch New Website

Visitors to the Ransomes Jacobsen website will have noticed a significant change following a complete revamp to provide users with an easy-to-use information...

in Industry News - on 13/4/06

Lights keep grass pitches in summer condition in depths of winter

Mobile lighting rigs have worked wonders at leading sports stadia, including Highbury, St James Park, and Twickenham this winter – maintaining grass...

in Industry News - on 13/4/06

Mole Drainage Seminar

Football Foundation and Cranfield University to host free seminar on Mole Drainage technique for pitch drainage

in Industry News - on 10/4/06

Nematodes – A new problem?

Nematodes are an abundant and extremely diverse group of microscopic unsegmented roundworms that can be found virtually everywhere across the planet.

in Consultancy - on 10/4/06

Sixth formers hope for new Pitch next season

Football and Rugby players at a Surrey Sixth Form College are hoping to use their entire pitch next season, for the first time since it was built.

in Industry News - on 7/4/06

Weather Service

We are sorry to report we are having a major problem with our weather service.

in Industry News - on 6/4/06

Finance Service offers Funding Flexibility

Turfmech has launched a dedicated funding service to assist customers with the acquisition of new and pre-owned machinery.

in Industry News - on 5/4/06

First Countax X-Series Rolls off the Production Line

On Monday 13th March, the first Countax X-Series tractor rolled off assembly line No. 3, witnessed by Countax Dealer, Gary Edwards, Groundscare Sales Manager...

in Industry News - on 5/4/06

Scotts launches new longer lasting fertilizers for Landscaping

Scotts has unveiled a new range of longer lasting fertilizers specifically formulated to meet the needs of professional landscapers all season long.

in Industry News - on 5/4/06

Reducing the need to Water

Predictions that climate change will result in droughts and hosepipe bans this summer, particularly in the south of England, are forcing many local authorities...

in Industry News - on 4/4/06

Anthony Asquith Appointment

Regular visitors to the Message Board section of this site will know Anthony Asquith (Asky is his username).

in Industry News - on 3/4/06

New Marketing Appointment at Hayter - Tracie Francis

Hayter have announced the appointment of Tracie Francis as Marketing Assistant with immediate effect. In her new position Tracie will be responsible for...

in Industry News - on 3/4/06

Pumpherston Golf Course returns for more maintenance equipment

Pumpherston Golf Club at Livingston in West Lothian has returned to local dealer Fairways GM of Kinross for further golf course maintenance equipment....

in Golf - on 3/4/06