December 2008 (Page 5)

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Seed breeder Advanta Seeds has changed its trading name to Limagrain UK as from December 1st 2008. However there are no changes to the distribution or...

in Industry News - on 7/12/08

Evra receives four-match ban after brawl

Manchester United defender Patrice Evra has been given a four-match ban by the English Football Association for improper conduct after a post-match brawl...

in Football - on 7/12/08

PSD report reveals loss of up to 23% of pesticides

A revised Pesticides Safety Directorate (PSD) report on EU proposals for pesticides legislation has revealed up to 23% of products could be lost.

in Industry News - on 7/12/08

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The Series 5 Jupiter ATI precision grinder with its advanced technical specification has played a major part in Hunter Grinders having its best year to-date....

in Industry News - on 6/12/08

John Morley to receive Old Tom Morris Award

Colonel John Morley, the founder and first president of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA), has been selected to receive the...

in Golf - on 6/12/08


Gray days at saints!

At 27 years, Andy Gray is one of the youngest Head Groundsmen in the country. He arrived at ‘The Dell’, the then home of Southampton Football Club,...

in Football - on 5/12/08


Anthracnose - an update .

Anthracnose has increased in frequency and severity over the past ten years, both here in the UK and also in the USA. This article is intended to provide...

in Consultancy - on 5/12/08

Roar star McKay fears for new Suncorp pitch

Roar midfielder Matt McKay fears his club could slip up when they host Newcastle on a newly laid Suncorp Stadium surface on December 14.

in Industry News - on 5/12/08

SISIS Storage Frames

SISIS have designed storage frames for two of their most popular implements – the SISIS Variseeder 1300 and SISIS Osca 2 brush.

in Industry News - on 5/12/08

Rolling out the carpet, Wembley-style

Wallabies prop Matt Dunning returned from the match-eve captain's run at Wembley a worried man, deeply concerned that the unstable surface of soccer's...

in Rugby - on 5/12/08

Evra and United give evidence over Chelsea groundsman battle

A Football Association regulatory commission will this afternoon conclude a two-day inquiry into the ugly post-match altercation between Patrice Evra and...

in Football - on 5/12/08

Jacobsen G-Plex III

Jamie Hobson, Head Greenkeeper at Stocksbridge Golf Club near Sheffield, has taken delivery of a Jacobsen G-Plex III ride-on greens mower from Golf & Turf...

in Golf - on 4/12/08

Etesia Attila

In the current unstable economic climate, when costs seem to increase on a daily basis, it is good to learn that Etesia has announced a massive price cut...

in Industry News - on 4/12/08

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South Yorkshire’s ‘Augusta’, the only Dr. Alister Mackenzie designed golf course in South Yorkshire is enjoying continual play this winter despite...

in Industry News - on 4/12/08

Turnberry supremo to step down after Open

THE Golf Courses and Estates Manager at Turnberry, George Brown, is to retire from his role following next year's Open Championship after more than 23...

in Golf - on 3/12/08


The Grass Group are the sole importers for the TRILO range of vacuum sweepers and blowers, the Progressive range of flex deck contour mowers.

in Industry News - on 2/12/08

Sherriff Amenity moves into Scotland

Sherriff Amenity is delighted to announce the opening of a new depot in Scotland

in Industry News - on 2/12/08