January 2007 (Page 2)

Irrigation Training for Professionals

Following the success of their Autumn seminar programme, Access Irrigation Ltd have announced another date for their seminar series: Wednesday 28th February...

in Industry News - on 18/1/07

bromsgrove pitch

130 Fixtures and Counting

Bromsgrove Rovers is a busy football club run on a tight budget. They rely heavily on volunteers to carry out the work in and around the ground, including...

in Football - on 18/1/07

vertidrain track

Regular use of a Verti-Drain deep aerator ensures that the turf at Great Yarmouth Racecourse is always in excellent condition, despite the challenging...

in Industry News - on 17/1/07

Shrouded Boom

Techneat Engineering has introduced a new shrouded boom for the company’s renowned SPPS range of self-propelled pedestrian sprayers. The innovative boom...

in Industry News - on 17/1/07


Day to day maintenance of trial programmes at a major horticultural research establishment in Lincolnshire has been made even more efficient thanks to...

in Industry News - on 16/1/07

Jim Dale

Heavy rain and storms, followed by snow and frosts have been forecast by Jim Dale of British Weather Services.

in Industry News - on 16/1/07

lighting 3

Dealing with the problem of light pollution from a sports lighting installation involves identifying the sensitive areas around the facility and limiting...

in Industry News - on 15/1/07

concord sign

Plane sailing

After 24 years working in the private school sector (20 years at St Edmund’s School Canterbury and 4 years at St George’s College Weybridge), I decided...

in Industry News - on 15/1/07

dennis premier mower

Sport is an important part of the curriculum at Belfast Royal Academy, and a Dennis Premier cylinder mower plays an essential role in maintaining its high-quality...

in Industry News - on 15/1/07

Golf course 'named' after contest

A new golf course in St Andrews has been named following a competition which attracted more than 4,000 entries from around the world.

in Golf - on 15/1/07


SIS (Support In Sport) Ltd have completed a major improvement programme to create a high-tech synthetic turf manufacturing facility in Maryport, Cumbria....

in Industry News - on 14/1/07

ernest doe

New Holland, one of the strongest brands in groundcare machinery, has supplied no fewer than 11 of its modern tractors to Crown Golf, Europe’s largest...

in Industry News - on 13/1/07

League probes Blues' postponement

The Football League says it will investigate the circumstances of Birmingham postponing their home game against Leeds on Saturday.

in Football - on 12/1/07

ian chappel

Hunter Grinders Ltd announce the appointment of Ian Robson as Managing Director with effect from January 1st 2007. Ian has been with Hunter Grinders for...

in Industry News - on 12/1/07

sports surf 1

Since its inaugural meeting in November 2005 SportSurf has strived to increase the general awareness of its work in the sports surface industry.

in Training & Education - on 12/1/07


Helensburgh Golf Club has enhanced the efficiency of its greenkeeping operations with the purchase of a Rink DS800 top-dresser from Charterhouse Turf...

in Industry News - on 12/1/07


The current heavy rainfall is certainly taking its toll, the daily deluge is affecting the condition of many pitches. With so much water now falling onto...

in Football - on 11/1/07

bsh sports cover

British Seed Houses’ 2007 seed catalogues are now available to download from its amenity website at www.bshamenity.com.

in Industry News - on 11/1/07


Scotts’ revolutionary turf growth regulator Primo MAXX has been hailed by many greenkeepers as one of the most effective turf management tools they have...

in Industry News - on 11/1/07

masham 2

Despite a limited budget and some of the warmest, wettest conditions on record, two Yorkshire greenkeepers using careful soil and fertiliser management...

in Golf - on 10/1/07