October 2006 (page 1)

The Borough of Telford & Wrekin, like many other local authorities, are constantly looking at opportunities to improve their playing pitch facilities....

in Football - on 31/10/06

While much of our ‘Green and pleasant land’ was looking decidedly beige this summer, there were patches of dark green, lush turf which stood out from...

in Industry News - on 31/10/06

Stirling based Souters Sports Ltd. took delivery of their fourth AFT WizzWheel 75 (and their eighth AFT trencher) in July and the machine was put straight...

in Industry News - on 30/10/06

Cannons Turf hosted a Trade Open Day in Lincolnshire on 25th October 2006 inviting visitors for a tour of the turf, irrigation facilities and to view the...

in Industry News - on 30/10/06

Chemical Constituents

Many turfgrass professionals are often confused by the constituents of the products that they are using, be they fertilizers, pesticides or herbicides....

in Training & Education - on 28/10/06

Assistant Greenkeeper at St Augustines Golf Club wins top Toro Student Greenkeeper of the Year Award.

in Training & Education - on 27/10/06

This is a polite reminder for the 3rd SportSURF workshop on the 22nd November at the University of Exeter. Dr Darren Stefanyshyn from the Human Performance...

in Training & Education - on 27/10/06

Eric Hunter Ltd suppliers of professional tools for the commercial operator announce the development of a machinery division – with their recent appointment...

in Industry News - on 27/10/06

Testimonial Year

After 41 years serving Warwickshire County Cricket Club, Steve Rouse has been awarded a benefit year-details inside.

in Cricket - on 27/10/06

Decking, patios and gravel gardens may be contributing to a decline in song thrushes, house sparrows and starlings, the RSPB has warned.

in Industry News - on 26/10/06

JCB is adding to its range of products for the important groundcare market throughout 2006 and continuing to develop its European dealer network-full details...

in Industry News - on 26/10/06

Natural methods for controlling fairy rings used to be just theory … until now The unsightly appearance and often damaging effects of fairy rings...

in Training & Education - on 26/10/06

Berwick-upon-Tweed has become a boomtown for sales of the S500 Powered Spiker from Dennis.

in Bowls - on 25/10/06

Manchester United has added to its fleet of Toro turf machinery used to cut the grass at the club’s three training grounds – Carrington Training Centre,...

in Football - on 25/10/06

The British Turf and Landscape Irrigation Association’s revised educational programme is proving to be a great success.

in Industry News - on 25/10/06

A young Scots greenkeeper who has just returned to his home turf with glowing references from two of America’s greatest golf courses, has landed a dream...

in Golf - on 24/10/06

More than 40 groundsmen and greenkeepers from Sussex and Surrey gathered at the Downsman Bowls Club in Crawley last week to see the latest offering from...

in Industry News - on 23/10/06

Leading water quality management specialists Otterbine have launched a new range of large aerating fountains designed to provide a cost effective solution...

in Industry News - on 23/10/06