June 2010 (page 3)

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“It’s a fantastic product and I wouldn’t hesitate in recommending it to any golf course suffering from Ryegrass on its greens.”

in Industry News - on 20/6/10


The major equipment manufacturers all have educational schemes for students of fine turf, which aim to cement relationships with aspiring turf professionals...

in Training & Education - on 20/6/10

Groundsman digging for Victory

Leyton Orient groundsman Colin James on digging up Brisbane Road pitch ahead of new League One campaign

in Football - on 19/6/10


British Seed Houses’ nutrients partner Compo has introduced two exciting new fertilisers, designed to help turf managers produce top quality sports...

in Industry News - on 19/6/10


Bats about bats

Bats are one of the most misunderstood animals in the world. With their nocturnal habits and association with things that go bump in the night, they seem...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 19/6/10

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A Dennis cricket pitch mower is providing a flexible solution for the enthusiastic grounds team at Braunton Cricket Club in Devon.

in Cricket - on 18/6/10

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Kubota Tractor and Groundcare has announced an impressive line-up for the Royal Highland Show, not only in terms of its affordable, productive and economical...

in Industry News - on 18/6/10

Bowled over by new green

Keen bowlers have played their first game on new £650,000 facilities at Ebbw Vale Welfare Ground.

in Bowls - on 18/6/10

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The Grass Group is one of the UK’s premier turf and ground care equipment suppliers.

in Industry News - on 18/6/10

The Vuvuzela Horn gets the red card from Deafness Research

Chorus of disapproval amid calls that the ‘beautiful noise’ is spoiling the beautiful game

in Industry News - on 17/6/10

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On 25th July 2010, a group of like-minded individuals from the golf industry will attempt to scale the three highest peaks in Scotland, England and Wales...

in Golf - on 17/6/10

Groundsman hits back at criticism

Groundsman David Wharf has replied to scathing criticism by Cleckheaton

in Cricket - on 17/6/10

The green, green grass of home turf is so lush

The new grass at St James's Park which has been funded through the Pitch In campaign

in Football - on 17/6/10


Pride of America

Diligently carrying out their jobs as groundsmen, but worlds apart from the roar of the stands, the glare of floodlights and the attention of the media,...

in Best of the Rest - on 17/6/10


England World Cup goalkeeper Robert Green officially opened Norwich’s start-of-the-art £½m Football Development Centre (FDC), which was redeveloped...

in Football - on 16/6/10

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Course maintenance equipment package for PGA Europro Tour Pandora Open

in Industry News - on 16/6/10

TORO Stars in BBC Wimbledon Trailer!

BBC Sport’s brand new Wimbledon trailer sees Toro take a starring role!

in Industry News - on 16/6/10

Hampshire docked two points for pitch

Hampshire have been handed a two-point pitch penalty after the pitch produced for the Friends Provident t20 match against Somerset, at The Rose Bowl, was...

in Cricket - on 16/6/10

How to live without moles

June seems to be the month for British mammals to hit the headlines; last week it was foxes, and this week it’s moles, which are reportedly experiencing...

in Industry News - on 15/6/10

Close-season work begins

SAFC's groundstaff are taking delivery of 600 tonnes of sand as pitch renovation works begin.

in Football - on 15/6/10