June 2009 (Page 1)

Nutbrook on a roll

Nutbrook have finally replaced their old tarmac road roller with a brand new auto roller.

in Cricket - on 30/6/09

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Leading sports turf contractor MJ Abbott Limited is moving quickly towards the completion of its first contract in France in a decade.

in Industry News - on 30/6/09

The Spying Game

Australia is preparing to send a spy to Cardiff in an attempt to unravel the confusion surrounding the controversial Sophia Gardens pitch.

in Cricket - on 30/6/09

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Beat excess algae and weed in your ponds, lakes and water features with effective aeration, says water-quality expert Otterbine

in Industry News - on 29/6/09

Inverness athletics track upgrade begins today

facility scheduled to reopen in six weeks after £130,000 facelift

in Synthetics - on 29/6/09

Dave Saltman

The 'WHY' Factor

Having pondered for a while as to whether I should have published my ‘X Factor’ editorial comment in the last issue, I have been both amazed and delighted...

in Editorial - on 29/6/09


Brian James Trailers has engineered a tough new range of tipping trailers to make life easier and safer for owners and operators.

in Industry News - on 29/6/09


Worthing Golf Club knew they needed a heavy duty flail collector to clear areas of thick grass growth and scrub around the course to encourage wild flower...

in Industry News - on 28/6/09


Donald Robinson doesn’t understand the phrase ‘quiet life’, and his rugby club, Durham and Northumberland League 2 side Novocastrians are glad he...

in Rugby - on 28/6/09

Blame the roof for any slip-ups, says Murray

Has the All England Club lost its grip on the hallowed Centre Court turf?

in Tennis - on 27/6/09

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Notts Sport, the leading supplier of sports and play synthetic surfacing solutions, has appointed a new Head of Multi-Sports.

in Industry News - on 27/6/09


I walk the line!

Continuing our independent ‘Which’ style analysis of some the industry’s most widely used items of equipment, the latest to be put to the test are...

in Football - on 27/6/09


Fertiliser Efficiency

‘Rising fertiliser prices and tighter budgets, together with seemingly more variable and challenging weather conditions’. This scenario probably sounds...

in Industry News - on 26/6/09


Mike Norris, Greenkeeping manager of Holywell-cum-Needingworth Bowls Club in Cambridgeshire has updated his Vitax Supaturf Ev-N- Sprey sprayer after 15...

in Industry News - on 26/6/09

Tennis-Wimbledon-Roof closed for first time as rain arrives

Wimbledon finally got to show off its new multi-million dollar Centre Court roof on Friday as weather threatened to disrupt play at the grasscourt...

in Tennis - on 26/6/09

Football team banned from 'unsafe' pitch

A Football club has hit out at council chiefs who have banned them from their home 'ground' leaving them little time to find alternative...

in Football - on 26/6/09

Merrist Wood 1

The LDCA has been developing its educational role by working with Merrist Wood Campus, part of Guildford College, to provide practical sessions on sportsturf...

in Industry News - on 25/6/09

STRI Visit

Barenbrug UK’s golf greens trial at the STRI came under close scrutiny when the Group’s product managers and grass breeders held their latest meeting...

in Industry News - on 25/6/09

Wiedenmann- Terra Spike GXi8

Wiedenmann UK is bringing its newest Terra Spike™ to Saltex. The brand new GXi 8 will be unveiled in Britain on Stand V26.

in Parks - on 25/6/09

MF1529A and MF1547A

SALTEX - Stand Number W15

in Parks - on 24/6/09