May 2010 (Page 5)

Heads will roll in Wembley turf war if pitch crumbles during flagship FA Cup Final

The Wembley pitch fiasco has reached the stage where heads will now roll if the surface lets the FA down again at their flagship FA Cup final...

in Football - on 11/5/10


SISIS Equipment (Macclesfield) Ltd have introduced two new aerators to their extensive range of tractor mounted machinery.

in Industry News - on 11/5/10

Frank Newberry

Frank Tips

Part 1: I can’t tell you! - Fresh from successful speaking assignments in Vienna, Ireland and Chipping Sodbury - Performance Consultant and Conference...

in Consultancy - on 11/5/10


The Open Day at Plumpton College attracted excellent attendance throughout the day despite the inclement weather.

in Training & Education - on 10/5/10


Newly-published ahead of the spring cutting season, Crocodile Golf Products have launched their new 2010 products catalogue.

in Industry News - on 10/5/10


Kubota has underlined its commitment to offering farmers a mid-hp alternative to both high-cost 'big-name' marques and basement 'built to a price' makes...

in Industry News - on 10/5/10

New Wiedenmann UK dealer for Mid and West Wales

John Osman Groundcare Ltd, has been appointed by Wiedenmann UK as dealer for Mid and NW Wales. Founded in 1992, they have built a reputation supplying,...

in Industry News - on 10/5/10

Science is fine tuning the perfect pitch

After traffic wardens, greenkeepers possibly take more stick than many other professionals, and it's fair to say that some of it comes either from players...

in Industry News - on 9/5/10

BCPC opposes arbitrary pesticide reduction targets

BCPC has issued a comprehensive response to Defra’s recent Consultation on the implementation of EU pesticides legislation, highlighting some 40 key...

in Industry News - on 9/5/10

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Ransomes Jacobsen, the Ipswich-based turf maintenance equipment manufacturer, supplied a selection of mowers to prepare the pitches at the African Cup...

in Football - on 9/5/10


Maddy Madness!

Ontario Sport are responsible for the pitch at the Vassil Levski stadium in Sofia. This responsibility was tested to the limit when they were told ‘in...

in Football - on 9/5/10

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Limagrain UK has published a new 2010 brochure of wildflower mixtures suitable for parks, gardens, landscapes, golf courses and highways.

in Industry News - on 8/5/10

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John Deere’s five millionth lawn tractor, from the X700 Ultimate range, recently rolled off the assembly line at the Horicon, Wisconsin factory in the...

in Industry News - on 8/5/10


The Art of Application

Earlier this year, Pitchcare visited Newbury & Crookham Golf Club in Berkshire to meet Course Manager, Alec MacIndoe, and sprayer operator, Andy Thrift,...

in Consultancy - on 8/5/10

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Adrian Morgan, assistant head groundsman at Lord’s, is the recipient of the ECB’s Achievements in Cricket Groundsmanship Award 2009, sponsored by Ransomes...

in Industry News - on 7/5/10


Erik Kinlon - Hurling Thierry Henry seems to be an option - or have I read that wrong?

in People - on 7/5/10

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German drainage specialist Karl Möhle was one satisfied visitor to Bauma, the World’s biggest construction plant show, when the company took delivery...

in Industry News - on 7/5/10

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back to the future

As many of you more mature turf managers will know and remember well, compost has been used on sports and golf areas for many years, once being the organic...

in Industry News - on 7/5/10

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Campey Turf Care Systems have concluded their seven week European Demo Tour, completing their final two full pitch renovations at football clubs in The...

in Industry News - on 6/5/10


If you’re visiting the Balmoral Show and are looking for affordable, productive and economical agricultural machines, then make sure that a visit to...

in Industry News - on 6/5/10