January 2008 (page 2)

New rotary semi-roughs mower offers more traction

John Deere’s new 8800 TerrainCut semi-roughs mower features five independent 21in rotary decks, giving a total mowing width of 88in. It replaces the...

in Industry News - on 20/1/08

Tyrrells Wood

Tyrrells Wood

Billy McMillan is one of five brothers who are all Greenkeepers. He is also the outgoing BIGGA Chairman and has worked tirelessly to improve the standing...

in Golf - on 20/1/08

Terryland Park scoops Top Groundsman Award

Noel Connolly, groundsman at Terryland Park in Galway, has been named as the winner of the Eircom League Groundsman of the Year award for 2007.

in Industry News - on 20/1/08

New Syngenta Guide to Turfgrass Disease Control

Syngenta has published a new Guide to Turfgrass Disease Control, containing all the detailed information to enable turf managers to make more effective...

in Industry News - on 20/1/08

Feedback generates new fairway mowers

John Deere’s new PrecisionCut range of lightweight fairway mowers offer a number of advanced features based on customer feedback, including a new four...

in Industry News - on 19/1/08

SISIS In Scotland

SISIS EQUIPMENT (MacclesfieLd) LTD are pleased to announce that with effect from 1st January 2008, the SISIS sales and after-sales operation for the whole...

in Industry News - on 19/1/08

Fast moving new Proliance Quattro gives total weed control

Proliance Quattro is a revolutionary new total herbicide for professional grounds maintenance, with the first ever enhanced active ingredient formulation...

in Industry News - on 19/1/08

Successful demo day for Ransomes Jacobsens's New Dealer- Golf & Turf Machinery

Golf & Turf Machinery, RANSOMES JACOBSEN’s new dealer for South Yorkshire, held a very successful Demonstration Day at the Keepmoat Stadium in Doncaster...

in Football - on 18/1/08

See the future of turf disease control at BTME

Turf managers and agronomists are invited to Look Forward to the Future of Turf Disease Control at BTME next week (22-24 January). Syngenta and Scotts...

in Industry News - on 18/1/08

The JSM Challenge Cup – your chance for glory.

JSM Limited, the Toro & Hayter dealer covering the south-east of England, is sponsoring a day five-a-side football tournament to be held on 28th May...

in Football - on 18/1/08

Daconil Weather Stik

Results of independent trials have proven the curative activity of Daconil Weather Stik, which could help turf managers counter the increasing incidence...

in Industry News - on 18/1/08

Sand drainage experts team up at Blec

Three of the UK’s leading exponents of sand slitting techniques for sportsturf drainage have joined forces.

in Industry News - on 17/1/08

 The joy of taking the rough with the smooth

Temple Golf Club in Berkshire has seen the return of wild plants and flowers

in Golf - on 17/1/08

Weed control - a grave issue ...

Many local authority policy makers appear to have taken their eye of the weed control ball and could be in danger of being overrun by weeds in their communities,...

in Consultancy - on 16/1/08

Writtle College launches horticultural scholarship

A £6000 scholarship is being offered for one lucky student to study horticulture at the College.

in Training & Education - on 16/1/08

The JSM Challenge Cup – your chance for glory

JSM Limited, the Toro & Hayter dealer covering the south-east of England, is sponsoring a day five-a-side football tournament to be held on 28th May...

in Football - on 16/1/08

New - High Tip at Low Cost

For 2008, Etesia has announced that end users now have the opportunity to increase the scope of their Hydro 124DS ride-on rotary through the addition of...

in Industry News - on 15/1/08

cricket

Paul Tatton, the ECB Cricket Pitches Assessor for Lancashire, says the old idea of ‘putting a cricket square to bed’ just isn’t the case anymore....

in Cricket - on 15/1/08

Cadets On Parade

Cadets On Parade

One of the objectives of Pitchcare is to keep our members up to date with new products by involving practising Groundsmen and Greenkeepers in appraisals...

in Industry News - on 14/1/08

Golf course drainage solutions from Blec

Blec are set to revolutionise drainage problems on golf courses with their latest creation which has been specifically designed and developed for use on...

in Industry News - on 14/1/08