September 2009 (Page 4)

STRI Golf Course Environment Awards Winners Announced

STRI is delighted to announce the winners of the Golf Course Environment Awards 2009. These awards recognise the golf courses that have most effectively...

in Industry News - on 14/9/09

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Glasgow’s Hampden Park has become the first sports installation in the UK to benefit from Toro’s brand new TS90 long-throw sprinkler system.

in Football - on 13/9/09

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It's less bovver

As England, and, for the first time Wales, hosted the Australians for another exciting Ashes and ODI series, Pitchcare went behind the scenes at Stuart...

in Cricket - on 13/9/09

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Toro is hitting the road this autumn with its highly popular Toro on Tour series of roadshows, which bring the brand’s latest machinery launches and...

in Industry News - on 13/9/09

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Calling all golf greenkeepers and course managers – by the time you read this, your cylinder mower’s height of cut could have been adjusted!

in Industry News - on 12/9/09

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The new jewel in the Wiedenmann UK crown has to be the unprecedented Terra Spike GXi8 which was launched Saltex.

in Parks - on 12/9/09


Mold Golf Club

With an old dry stone wall at Mold Golf Club in Flintshire falling into disrepair, Head Greenkeeper Colin Jones and his staff enrolled on a college course...

in Golf - on 12/9/09


An excellent A5 size pocket reference book detailing the key maintenance tasks required for each of the four seasons (spring, summer, autumn and winter)...

in Golf - on 11/9/09

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Allett is aiming to have a battery-powered pedestrian cylinder mower ready for commercial sale in time for the 2010 grass-cutting season.

in Industry News - on 11/9/09


A LASER-controlled, British-built Mastenbroek 10/12D trencher is helping Dutch plant growers turn a 6 hectare (14.8 acre) glasshouse into one of the most...

in Industry News - on 11/9/09

BAR 50 SOS leaflet

Barenbrug has launched a new leaflet on the benefits of its revolutionary rapid turf repair ryegrass blend, BAR 50 SOS.

in Industry News - on 10/9/09

Seminars to sharpen up your Turf Health Programme

Syngenta and Bernhard and Company have joined forces to provide greenkeepers and turf managers with a series of seminars to help get turf in shape for...

in Industry News - on 10/9/09

Unsung Heroes

Adrian Kay, Head Groundsman at York Racecourse and one of Terrain Aeration’s current Unsung Heroes was on hand at Saltex to cut the ribbon on nomination...

in Industry News - on 10/9/09


Plant Nutrition

Nearly seventy years on WWII landing sites can still be seen from miles above our planet as re-growth has not occurred due to the ammonia, the basis of...

in Consultancy - on 10/9/09

Abi Croswood

A former Myerscough College student has secured a dream six month placement working at the Augusta National Golf Club, home of the US Masters.

in Golf - on 9/9/09

New Event for Scotland's Growers and Greenkeepers

A new event is to be launched this autumn for everyone connected with the horticultural industry and with golf course management in Scotland.

in Industry News - on 9/9/09

Sonning GC

Sonning Golf Club in Berkshire is making dramatic water savings after becoming the latest venue to install Toro’s Golf Decoder Controller (GDC) irrigation...

in Golf - on 9/9/09

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Designed for maximum durability and operator comfort, John Deere’s new 8400 Commercial triple reel mower features high capacity Jumbo cutting units and...

in Parks - on 8/9/09

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Valtra Tractors have announced the appointment of Colin Gregory as Area Manager for the UK’s Eastern Region, an area that includes East Anglia, Home...

in Industry News - on 8/9/09


Much favoured by herbalists to cure a whole host of ailments, from the trivial to the downright life threatening, Common Knotweed or Knotgrass can be a...

in Best of the Rest - on 8/9/09