March 2009 (Page 5)


You need to lead

Celebrating 20 years of working with Groundsmen and Greenkeepers in January 2009, Trainer and Conference Speaker Frank Newberry focuses on the need for...

in Training & Education - on 6/3/09


Dennis, in conjunction with Devon Garden Machinery are to host a new series of their renowned 1 day bowling green maintenance seminars this spring.

in Industry News - on 5/3/09

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Topdressing is becoming an increasingly demanding operation, with groundsmen and greenkeepers wishing to apply materials ranging from sand and soil to...

in Industry News - on 5/3/09

Tax on golf!

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, pushing for a tax on golf

in Golf - on 5/3/09


Turf Professionals across the country are eagerly watching weather forecasts for rising temperatures which signal the onset of Spring. With longer daylight...

in Industry News - on 4/3/09

Ian Howard

Dennis, the British manufacturer of world renowned grounds maintenance equipment, has reported 2008 as its best ever trading year with sales up 14% on...

in Industry News - on 4/3/09

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Back to basics 3

In the third and final part of his ‘Back to Basics’ article on fertilisers, Scotts International Technical Manager, Stuart Staples, advises on selecting...

in Training & Education - on 4/3/09


Technically speaking, humates are the salts of humic acids. These are found in humus which is formed by the decomposition of vegetable and animal matter....

in Best of the Rest - on 3/3/09

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Course Managers have reported superb results after using Praxys, the new selective post-emergence herbicide from Scotts which kills turf weeds in one hit....

in Industry News - on 3/3/09

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An Englishman Stateside

Celtic Manor’s Workshop Manager, Cal Callaby, enjoys Toro’s hospitality at their headquarters in Minneapolis. The trip involved technicians from...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 3/3/09

Dead pitch demeans Test cricket

Both captains agreed that the Kensington Oval pitch didn't do Test cricket many favours as the fourth Test ended in a predictable draw. Over five days,...

in Cricket - on 3/3/09

Natural habitat comes as first nature to Caldy team

Golf course manager Carl Crocher and his team of dedicated green-keepers have won a top award, giving the perfect answer to those who say a golf course...

in Golf - on 3/3/09

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Crocodile Golf Products are delighted to introduce their high quality ‘cutting edge’ technology to the U.K. Golf and Fine Turf industry.

in Golf - on 2/3/09

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A land draining product made from recycled plastics can trace its roots back to Britain’s occupation by the Romans.

in Industry News - on 2/3/09

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The new breed of professional rugby player is a fitter and stronger animal. Subsequently, the game is played at a much faster pace making it more exciting...

in Synthetics - on 1/3/09

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Local knowledge goes a long way in grass roots football – and when Lutterworth Soccer Centre decided the time was right for a revamp, Notts Sport was...

in Industry News - on 1/3/09