March 2008 (Page 4)

Characterisation of Thatch Accumulation in Golf Greens

Thatch Accumulation

There is an estimated area of 40, 000 ha of sports turf around New Zealand. Organic matter plays a pivotal role in golf course and general turf management...

in Golf - on 8/3/08

New turf fungicide dedicated to speed and endurance

Fusarium patch can harm the health and integrity of UK professional sports turf at any time of the year.

in Industry News - on 7/3/08

Mickey Stewart wins ECB's Achievement Award sponsored by Ransomes Jacobsen

Micky Stewart, Head Groundsman at Yorkshire County Cricket Club’s ground at North Marine Road in Scarborough, is the 2007 winner of the ECB’s Achievements...

in Cricket - on 7/3/08

Nicola Murphy

Turfgrass Enterprises Ltd based in Bridgend, South Wales has appointed Nicola Murphy as its news Sales Manager.

in Industry News - on 6/3/08


When a synthetic sports surface reaches a certain age and is in need of much repair, thoughts will naturally turn to resurfacing. However, as one Technical...

in Synthetics - on 6/3/08

Excavtor training

Excavator Safety Training

The South West Section of BIGGA are running one-day Excavator Safety Training Days for Greenkeepers and Groundsmen near Bristol. There are limited places...

in Training & Education - on 5/3/08


Since first launching their ride-on and pedestrian rotary mowers in the UK almost twenty years ago, Etesia has established a path of continual growth.

in Industry News - on 5/3/08

Tee Turf

Maintaining tees and driving practice areas all year round is an increasing problem faced by greenkeepers up and down the country due to the wetter winters...

in Golf - on 5/3/08


Due to increasing levels of business, Rolawn, Europe’s largest turf supplier and leading topsoil supplier have expanded their haulage operation.

in Industry News - on 5/3/08

Hayter LT324G

Local authorities and groundcare specialists can dramatically lower their carbon footprint for the benefit of all UK residents by simply switching their...

in Industry News - on 5/3/08

Cold snap fails to stop children's play

Children of all ages from toddlers to late teenagers are set to enjoy a fun filled summer thanks to a new multi games and play area built in a South Yorkshire...

in Industry News - on 4/3/08


ECHO are pleased to announce the arrival of two new brushcutters, the SRM-2306ESL, and SRM-335ES.

in Industry News - on 4/3/08

AFT 45

A project to supply thirty four AFT 45 trenching machines to Agricultural colleges across Algeria, is the culmination of close co-operation between AFT...

in Industry News - on 4/3/08

Old Trafford to have 'brand new outfield by 2009'

Lancashire have confirmed that Oxford-based company White Horse Contractors have been awarded the contract to install a new state-of-the art drainage system...

in Cricket - on 3/3/08

worcester floods 3

Worcestershire CCC and Chester Road Sports & Social Club Ltd have formally signed a Heads of Agreement whereby 1st XI cricket can be transferred to Kidderminster...

in Cricket - on 3/3/08

Stackstown Golf Course

Stackstown Golf Course

It was a nippy autumnal morning, as I made my way up to this secluded golf course hidden away from the hustle and bustle of city life. I say secluded even...

in Golf - on 2/3/08

SGM Signing

Massey Ferguson has appointed SGM (UK) Ltd as a specialist grounds care dealer covering eastern and central Scotland.

in Industry News - on 1/3/08