April 2009 (Page 4)


The most effective way to introduce new machinery is through practical demonstration. Campey Turfcare Systems have always recognised the value of the ‘hands...

in Industry News - on 14/4/09

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Lely UK has extended the deadline for its special finance deals on new Toro machinery until May 1 2009.

in Industry News - on 14/4/09

British cricketers trek up Everest for heady game

Two cricket teams from Britain are on their way to Mount Everest to play the sport's highest-ever match -- lugging bats, pads and even their own pitch...

in Cricket - on 14/4/09


Muck-truck is the market leader in micro pedestrian dumper trucks and hasmanufactured its product to the highest quality and specifications since...

in Industry News - on 14/4/09

Norton winning turf wars

With the end of the season approaching, Wanderers’ head groundsman Richard Norton is preparing to sow yet more seeds for success.

in Football - on 14/4/09


The Hurlingham Club is an exclusive private members club in Fulham, South West London. It is situated on the banks of the River Thames between Putney and...

in Industry News - on 13/4/09


Featherstone Rovers Head Groundsman, Rob Smith, is struggling to maintain the [playing surface to the standard required by the club even though he regularly...

in Rugby - on 12/4/09


Do you have nematodes?

In the August/September issue of Pitchcare, Dr Kate Entwistle discussed the growing problem of plant parasitic nematodes in Europe. Why have nematodes...

in Consultancy - on 12/4/09

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Etesia has launched an Early Bird Promotion aimed at commercial end users who wish to get ahead of the game for the 2009 season.

in Industry News - on 11/4/09

Double header at the Keepmoat

History will be made at the Keepmoat Stadium on Bank Holiday Monday

in Football - on 11/4/09

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Barenbrug UK’s research and development manager, Jayne Leyland, explains why the specialist grass seed breeder always strives to go above and beyond...

in Industry News - on 11/4/09

Penrith rugby club refuses to pay water bill after huge rise

A rugby club is to defy its water company by refusing to pay an inflated water bill

in Rugby - on 10/4/09


Who are you? David Bateman (31) Assistant Greenkeeper at West Wilts Golf Club, Groundsman at Warminster Cricket Club and Wicketkeeper/Batsman for Warminster...

in Best of the Rest - on 10/4/09

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Burhill Golf and Leisure Limited, the leading owner and operator golf courses in the UK, has introduced an environment policy designed to enrich the environments...

in Golf - on 10/4/09

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A grassed area at St Andrews Links damaged during the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship is well on its way to recovery, following a successful trial of...

in Industry News - on 9/4/09


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When the media circus rolls into the Celtic Manor Resort, Director of Golf Courses, Jim McKenzie, and his team are ready and waiting to accommodate them....

in Golf - on 9/4/09

New Kotla pitch to have more bounce

New Delhi Famous for its low bounce, the pitch at Ferozeshah Kotla, where Anil Kumble recorded an innings-haul of 10 wickets against Pakistan in 1999,...

in Cricket - on 9/4/09


The Surrey Cricket Groundsman’s Association (SCGA), now in its sixth year, boasting a current membership in excess of 180, held its annual conference...

in Cricket - on 8/4/09

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Outfields at one of Britain’s best-known and most attractive university cricket grounds will be cut this season by two new Allett Regal 36 mowers equipped...

in Industry News - on 8/4/09

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A 30 year old Surrey golf club has enjoyed its first fusariam free winter following radical action by the Head Greenkeeper.

in Industry News - on 7/4/09