April 2009 (Page 5)


Mad on Butterflies

Lytham Cricket Club are in the process of creating a butterfly garden to further enhance the ecological work the club have undertaken. The three year project...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 7/4/09

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Two conventionally-steered ride-on mowers with zero-turn capabilities have joined the Massey Ferguson product line-up for 2009. One is a mid-deck machine,...

in Industry News - on 6/4/09


Whether mineral or synthetic, the quality of oil used in any machine will have a major bearing on its performance and life expectancy. Here, Royal Melbourne...

in Best of the Rest - on 6/4/09

Frank Newberry

You need to lead

Fresh from being rated the top presenter at the EGU/GCMA Conference Programme at Harrogate Week, trainer Frank Newberry considers how leaders at all levels...

in Training & Education - on 5/4/09


Dlf trifoilium’s partnership with Becker Underwood, the producers of Turfguard and global specialists in biological solutions, has resulted in a unique...

in Industry News - on 5/4/09

Walkover Liquid Treatments Just the Tonic for Lawn Care

UK sprayer manufacturer Aztec, renowned for their Walkover range of pedestrian powered sprayers, have added an extra dimension to their offering to the...

in Industry News - on 4/4/09


Budgets and Volunteers

What is the real cost of getting a game of cricket on? Here, three cricket groundsmen contemplate what clubs would have to pay if it were not for the sterling...

in Cricket - on 4/4/09

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CLS win prestigious project to install New Sports Pitches at Bede College using natural turf and new generation synthetic material.

in Industry News - on 3/4/09

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White Horse Contractors has recently invested £15,000 in developing its new staff training ground. White Horse Contractors specialises in the design and...

in Industry News - on 3/4/09

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Stuart Canvas, the UK’s leading manufacturer of bespoke sports, commercial and industrial covers announces today that it has become a preferred supplier...

in Cricket - on 3/4/09

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Jonathan Cole of John Shaw Machinery recently picked up a ‘Sales Achievement’ award, recognising his personal performance promoting and selling the...

in Industry News - on 2/4/09

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Dr Colin Mumford has joined Sweepfast Ltd, the synthetic surface maintenance specialists, in the role of Technical Manager.

in Industry News - on 2/4/09


Following on from the success of their March seminars in the West Country, Dennis Mowers have announced a further one day bowling green maintenance seminar....

in Industry News - on 1/4/09

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Tim Fell is the new Chairman of the Turfgrass Growers Association (TGA).

in Industry News - on 1/4/09


Along with 40 plus other delegates and 8 speakers I attended the latest SportSURF workshop focusing on current developments and maintenance issues regarding...

in Synthetics - on 1/4/09


Risky Trees

Every time we get battered by a gale or storm force wind in the United Kingdom, it is safe to assume that limbs and branches may be shed and that some...

in Industry News - on 1/4/09

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Liquid Aeration is a new inorganic oxygen technology that allows oxygen to be sprayed into the rootzone through a standard sprayer without any physical...

in Consultancy - on 1/4/09