September 2007 (Page 4)

Is the pitch the last Priority?

Even with the Rugby Football Union offering considerable assistance to rugby clubs the length and breadth of Britain, pitch standards are in decline.

in Rugby - on 9/9/07

Bayer to send five superintendents to conference & show

For the fifth straight year, Bayer Environmental Science has teamed up with The Environmental Institute for Golf, the philanthropic organization of the...

in Industry News - on 8/9/07


Brownfield Sites

Brownfield sites are commonly developed into sports pitches either via Section 106 agreement clauses or as part of wider regeneration programmes. This...

in Consultancy - on 8/9/07


Pitchcare member Liz O’Connor of Greenscapes Lawn Care Services is keen to live up to the Adidas slogan “Impossible is Nothing” when she takes part...

in Industry News - on 7/9/07

All you ever wanted to know about Newts

The great crested newt is the UK’s largest newt, reaching a maximum adult overall length of up to about 170mm, although size varies between...

in Consultancy - on 7/9/07


Turfmech have developed and manufactured three new machines for the sports turf market.

in Industry News - on 6/9/07

Jolliffe’s good show

Jolliffe’s good show

Mark Jolliffe is Head Groundsman at Taunton School. He and his staff are responsible for looking after fourteen hectares of grass and formal gardens

in Industry News - on 6/9/07

Writtle College finalist in Awards

Writtle College have been voted a finalist in the Horticulture Week Landscape and Amenity Awards 2007, under the category: 'Most Outstanding Commitment...

in Training & Education - on 5/9/07

Training initiatives can benefit golf clubs

Training budgets can be the early casualties in golf clubs’ drive to reduce costs for more efficient running.

in Training & Education - on 4/9/07

European Parliament in favour of Prohibiting Pesticide Use

Prohibiting Pesticide Use

The Amenity Forum is very concerned about the recent developments regarding the EU Directive for the sustainable use of pesticides.

in Industry News - on 3/9/07

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Concert compaction

Just what impact does a herd of George Michael fans, heavy plant equipment and Rola-Trac covers have on the compaction levels across a football pitch?

in Football - on 1/9/07