July 2008 (Page 3)

Scotts and Syngenta offer total solutions package at IOG SALTEX

Scotts and Syngenta are exhibiting together once again at IOG SALTEX, offering the very best in turf product innovation. The technical team will be on...

in Industry News - on 15/7/08

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The burning ambition of many a groundsman and gardener is to own an Autoguide Turf Trooper triple mower.

in Parks - on 14/7/08

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Ransomes Jacobsen a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, has introduced a new out-front rotary mower, the Iseki SFH240, which comes with a choice of 1.22...

in Industry News - on 14/7/08

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Plumpton College taster course guides for 2008/9 are now available for taster days at Plumpton College and at Ivyland Farm, Netherfield near Battle, East...

in Training & Education - on 14/7/08


Pitchcare were recently invited by Campey Turfcare systems to Brockall, home of Blackburn Rovers training ground to look at the Charterhouse range of sweepers...

in Industry News - on 13/7/08

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Post Drainage Blues

The recent wet winters have produced problems on many winter sports pitches. Often the first line of approach is to install an intensive pipe drainage...

in Consultancy - on 13/7/08


Ashburnham Golf Club is situated on the edge of the picturesque Gower coastline near Llanelli in SouthWales.

in Industry News - on 12/7/08

Groundsman saves cricket match

An expert grounds man turned up to watch a cricket match in March on Saturday and ended up repairing the pitch.

in Cricket - on 12/7/08

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Steve is proud of the facilities that he has and part of this has been down to Grassform Ltd. who have worked on the outdoor facilities over the past eight...

in Industry News - on 12/7/08

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Five of the Olympic Stadiums at the Beijing Olympics will feature Barenbrug grass seed on their sports and athletic pitches. The 91,000-seater National...

in Industry News - on 11/7/08

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Identification is the key

Diseases are caused by fungal and bacterial pathogens. These are the most numerous infectious agents of plant diseases. If your grass has visible symptoms,...

in Consultancy - on 11/7/08

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British Seed Houses’ staff gathered recently to mark the completion of development work at the company’s site at Witham St Hughs.

in Industry News - on 11/7/08

SierrablenPlus aids rapid completion of pitch project at University ground

A major re-organisation and extension of the sports pitches at Liverpool John Moores University was completed with minimum disruption of use, largely...

in Industry News - on 11/7/08

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Ireland’s largest ever sportsturf construction project broke ground last week in County Laoise, as Portlaoise GAA began work on their new state of the...

in Industry News - on 10/7/08


Rolawn is celebrating being the first choice for some of the country’s leading garden designers at this years RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show.

in Industry News - on 10/7/08

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Go Dutch

Thanks to Campey Turfcare, members of the press were invited on a two-day trip to Holland visiting the company premises and machinery of both Imants and...

in Industry News - on 10/7/08

Herefordshire cricket tea ladiesand Groundsmen honoured

Cricket clubs in Herefordshire are being urged to recognise the valuable contribution of their hard working volunteers.

in Cricket - on 10/7/08


Kyoeisha UK, the newest name in UK fine turf machinery on UK golf courses,has appointed Ron Griffin as Parts & Service Manager.

in Industry News - on 10/7/08


Global manufacturer Kawasaki is stepping up its power products presence in Europe after outlining ambitious plans to grow the business over the next five...

in Industry News - on 10/7/08

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With the ever increasing cost of diesel, safe and secure fuel storage is high on the agenda right now. Course Care (stand H65) believe they have solutions....

in Parks - on 10/7/08