October 2007 (Page 2)

Scotts Sierrablen goes undercover

Greenkeepers and other turf managers looking to achieve superior establishment, consistent colour and growth when renovating their turf should take a leaf...

in Industry News - on 19/10/07

Sun Shines on Wentworth pairs finals

This year’s final of the Midland Section Greensomes Knockout Pairs competition, at Wentworth, was blessed with sunshine – a far cry from the wash out...

in Golf - on 18/10/07

Jason Booth

Groundsperson of the year

The winner of the 2007 RFL Groundsperson the Year award is Leeds Rugby’s Jason Booth-details inside

in Rugby - on 18/10/07

New GTC board members

The GTC Board recently welcomed two new members, Judy Ganz from the Golf Union of Wales and Kerran Daly, a past Chairman of BIGGA, who returns to the GTC...

in Training & Education - on 17/10/07

Rob makes a pitch for Arsenal

An ambitious young groundsman is taking a step closer to his dream job by spending a few days working the turf at Arsenal\'s training ground.

in Football - on 17/10/07

Managing Upwards III

Managing Upwards III

Trainer and Conference Speaker Frank Newberry continues his series on ‘Managing Upwards’ or ‘managing the boss’. In Parts 1 and 2 Frank gave his...

in Training & Education - on 17/10/07

Autumn Maintenance on the Bowling Green

Autumn Bowling Green renovation days proved hugely popular once again, with more than one hundred and fifty attending the three days organized by SISIS,...

in Bowls - on 16/10/07

Eliet Primo Chippers and Shredders now powered by Honda

In time for the autumn season, Pinnacle Power Equipment has launched its 2008 model Eliet Primo Chipper/Shredder.

in Industry News - on 16/10/07

Prince Philip presents awards to playing fields supporters

At an annual award ceremony, the President of the NPFA, HRH The Duke of Edinburgh will present Certificates to the following people in recognition of their...

in Industry News - on 16/10/07

Petition - Proposed EU Directive on the sustainable use of pesticides

Proposed EU Directive

Is the Pesticide directive from the EU set to affect you? Voice your opposition here.

in Industry News - on 15/10/07

England's pitch battle

Artificial pitches have come a long way from the Astroturf surfaces played on at Luton, Oldham and QPR in the 1980s.

in Football - on 15/10/07

innovative turf drainage solutions

Aquadyne, a unique drainage medium that offers effective, permanent results, using recycled plastic.

in Industry News - on 15/10/07

SubAir Takes Root in Turf Industry

SubAir has grown to be the leading producer of subsurface moisture removal and aeration technology.

in Industry News - on 15/10/07

Protecting our hallowed turf

Who exactly would you trust if you needed to park hundreds of cars or allow thousands of people across your turf with minimal damage?

in Industry News - on 15/10/07

Investment in new facilities underpins British Seed Houses’ business growth

British Seed Houses’ growing agricultural and amenity seeds business will be accommodated through an expansion of facilities at its Witham St Hughs site...

in Industry News - on 15/10/07

Blot on the Landscape!

“There was one session when it was so dark that I thought the world was coming to an end. I thought the Lord had turned the lights out.”

in Cricket - on 13/10/07

New MF grounds care dealer for South Lincolnshire & North Cambridgeshire

Massey Ferguson has appointed Fentons of Bourne as a specialist grounds care sales and service dealer for an important area of eastern England encompassing...

in Industry News - on 12/10/07

Etesia's Ride-On Rotary Mowers- Ideal for leaf collection.

Autumn is upon us and with it comes mother nature’s gift of leaf fall! Without the correct machine for the job, tidying up open spaces can present a...

in Industry News - on 12/10/07

Brummagem Oasis

Brummagem Oasis

Golf and sex are the only things you can enjoy without being good at them. Jimmy DeMaret

in Golf - on 11/10/07

Lely boost Sales & Technical Expertise with new appointments

Toro distributor Lely UK, which is based at St Neots, has made a number of appointments aimed at further improving its customer sales and technical expertise...

in Industry News - on 11/10/07