August 2006 (Page 2)

Roll on next spring.

New from Hustler here comes the Roll-On™Striping Sulky designed for the Hustler Trimstar range of heavy-duty pedestrian mowers distributed in the UK...

in Industry News - on 16/8/06

Ransomes Jacobsen provide Maintenance Kit for Inverness Caledonian Thistle FC

Tommy Cummings, head groundsman at Bank of Scotland Premier League football club Inverness Caledonian Thistle, has taken delivery of new Ransomes Jacobsen...

in Industry News - on 16/8/06

Third generation artificial football surfaces – maintenance understandings revealed!

Artificial football

Alternative surfaces used for football have been around for at least forty years. The first surfaces were little more than a carpet consisting of a plastic...

in Industry News - on 15/8/06

Aitkens Launch New Website

Richard Aitken (Seedsmen) Ltd and Aitkens Sportsturf Ltd have launched a new and improved company website. This new easy –to-use site at

in Industry News - on 15/8/06

New Development Prompts State-Of –The-Art Pitches

Nearly fifty young footballers will have a new, state-of –the-art pitch next season thanks to a restoration and re-development project currently underway...

in Industry News - on 14/8/06

The Water Shortage is Spreading

The emergency water conservation measures being implemented in the south east of the country have been well publicised. However, the impact of the worsening...

in Industry News - on 13/8/06

BSH launches new amenity website

New website launched-see inside for details

in Industry News - on 11/8/06

New range expands the Massey Ferguson fleet

AGCO and MTD have entered into an exclusive partnership agreement covering the production, supply and after sales support of an extensive range of Massey...

in Industry News - on 11/8/06

Todmorden CC2

Todmorden groundsmen Nevil Sutcliffe and Richard Crossland had seen nothing like it as a violent thunderstorm flooded their ground to a depth of more than...

in Cricket - on 9/8/06

Be wary of using glue

Be wary of using glue

There has been a lot of talk recently on the message boards about using glue to stabilise wickets, so I thought I’d clarify my use of PVA glue at Old...

in Cricket - on 8/8/06

Bayer Environmental Science at Saltex 2006

The Bayer Environmental Science stand (number GO3) at Saltex 2006 will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the amenity market’s top selling fungicide,...

in Industry News - on 7/8/06

Drought Seminar from STRI

For clubs coping with drought restriction Stella Rixon with STRI’s southern advisory team have organised a seminar at Chipstead Golf Club in Surrey,...

in Industry News - on 7/8/06

Cutting the cloth to fit

Cutting the cloth to fit

For all grass sports the end of season renovation work is of paramount importance in preparing the surface for the rigours of the following seasons play.At...

in Football - on 7/8/06

Goal Post Safety - Is your equipment up to standard?

Much has been written about goal post safety since former FA chief Executive Adam Crozier and National goalkeeping coach Ray Clemence launched the FA’s...

in Synthetics - on 5/8/06

Three 'Best of both worlds' seminars

Natural turf or synthetic? Both have their place, and to prove the point, seven companies are jointly sponsoring Seminar/Demonstration Days in the South...

in Training & Education - on 4/8/06

Rolawn growth continues

Rolawn, Britain’s largest turf grower and leading topsoil supplier have expanded their customer service department following increased sales.

in Industry News - on 3/8/06

Scotts Products relieve Close Season Pressures

Major pitch renovation and hosting a summer pop concert have made close season management at Stoke City FC’s Britannia Stadium particularly tricky these...

in Industry News - on 2/8/06

Chafers and Leatherjackets

The UK may be known for it's variable weather, but haven't things changed since May! After weeks of cloudy weather and rain, and interrupted play at the...

in Industry News - on 1/8/06