November 2006 (page 1)

Ponding on long-established greens is commonplace in very wet weather. Not only does it mean a switch to temporary greens in the short term but the fine...

in Industry News - on 30/11/06

David Rae, Managing Director of The Fairways Group which comprises Fairways GM, the Ransomes Jacobsen dealer for Scotland, Sportsgrounds Ltd and Wiedenmann...

in Industry News - on 30/11/06

By following a strict programme of regular soil aeration and decompaction treatments, Stuart Yarwood, course manager at Lymm Golf Club in Cheshire, is...

in Industry News - on 30/11/06

Terrain Aeration is taking part in a first time comparison study of three different methods of aeration, mounted by Dudley Metropolitan Borough...

in Industry News - on 30/11/06

Toro Irrigation is unveiling its innovative new Golf Decoder Controller (GDC) irrigation control system for golf courses at BTME. The company says it is...

in Industry News - on 30/11/06

Congratulations to George Alexander who won the John Deere Electric Ride on Tractor and Trailer.

in Industry News - on 29/11/06

Plumpton College in East Sussex recently hosted a visit by David Miliband MP, Secretary of State for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, as part of...

in Training & Education - on 29/11/06

Already the user of no less than ten Billy Goat Vacuum Sweepers of varying models Oxford University Parks Department have just purchased yet another two...

in Industry News - on 29/11/06

The Sports Turf Research Institute (STRI), the UK’s leading independent authority in turf grass research agronomy and consultancy have confirmed Rolawn’s...

in Industry News - on 29/11/06

Rust Diseases

Rust is a collective term that is commonly used to describe a group of turfgrass diseases, each of which is characterised by the prolific production of...

in Consultancy - on 29/11/06

According to the Adelaide groundsman, Les Burdett, the strip being prepared for Friday's Test is expected to wear rapidly in temperatures that are forecast...

in Cricket - on 29/11/06

Defra and the Environment Agency are reminding farmers in Nitrate Vulnerable Zones (NVZs), that the whole farm organic manure loading limit, for any areas...

in Industry News - on 28/11/06

Same Deutz-Fahr is set to introduce two new models to each of its Same, Lamborghini and Deutz-Fahr tractor brands. Rated at 85hp and 100hp, the new tractors...

in Industry News - on 28/11/06

There’s a new larger stand for Course Care this year at BTME as the range expands and the company moves forward meeting the demands of legislation.

in Industry News - on 28/11/06

Duncan MacKay & Sons Ltd have recently laid Rolawn Medallion turf on a football pitch in the Isle of Lewis as part of an ongoing project by the Point Sports...

in Industry News - on 28/11/06

Cutworms

Cutworms are moth caterpillars that have occasionally been seen over recent years on amenity turfgrass areas across the UK.

in Consultancy - on 28/11/06

As I write this article I am attending the Danish Conference, held in Vejle. Denmark. The event has been a great success for them with some 180 Greenkeepers...

in Golf - on 28/11/06

Kenyon Textiles, the leading manufacturer of sports and bespoke coverings, has been purchased by a consortium of four shareholders led by Edward Stoddart...

in Industry News - on 28/11/06