August 2010 (Page 5)

Piltdown GC head greenkeeper John Shepherd (left) with Speedcut's Andy Tidey

Piltdown Golf Club's magnificent heathland course has brought back vast swathes of heather through hard work on the part of head greenkeeper John Shepherd...

in Golf - on 8/8/10

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Beat the VAT rise by investing in a Toro today, thanks to Lely's Special Summer Finance Offer.

in Industry News - on 8/8/10

Toro at The Open

How Toro turf maintenance machinery has helped St Andrews Links through the Old Course’s 28th Championship.

in Golf - on 7/8/10


Vitax has combined a conventional fertiliser, a slow release organic fertiliser, Amino-Sorb R and a natural bacterium into a homogenous mini granule that...

in Industry News - on 7/8/10


Richard Osgood, clerk of the course and estate manager at Newbury Racecourse, has returned to his local Ransomes Jacobsen dealer - TH White Ltd of Reading...

in Equestrian - on 7/8/10


Brotherhood of Solihull

Well-known former pupils of Solihull School include the BBC newsreader Michael Buerk, Top Gear presenter Richard Hammond and Radio 5 Live presenter and...

in Cricket - on 7/8/10

Kubota Cardiff

While fans may not fully realise it, pitch quality can have a big impact on match-day performance; so to ensure that the Cardiff Rugby Football Club’s...

in Rugby - on 6/8/10

Don’t be tempted to use herbicides illegally in amenity situations

It can be tempting to try and save money by using an agricultural herbicide in an amenity situation. However, the saving that can be made is insignificant...

in Industry News - on 6/8/10


Otley College in Suffolk, the Further and Higher Education centre of excellence for land-based professions, has signed a preferred supplier agreement with...

in Industry News - on 6/8/10


The new range of Wolf-Garten attachable tools provide durable and versatile additions to the groundcare industry.

in Industry News - on 6/8/10

LDCA alerts Sports Turf Operators

As the drought continues the LDCA alerts Sports Turf Operators to the risk of settlement of trench lines due to soil shrinkage.

in Industry News - on 6/8/10


Ups on the Downs

“There’s a place for figures and science in the industry, but you can’t always go by the book, sometimes you have to deal with matters as they come...

in Equestrian - on 5/8/10


The hottest topic this year in the seed sector is coatings.

in Industry News - on 5/8/10

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Ransomes Jacobsen, the Ipswich-based turf maintenance equipment manufacturer has signed a five-year preferred supplier with Pentland Golf & Leisure...

in Golf - on 5/8/10

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Exeter City FC’s stadium pitch has been completely rebuilt by Speedcut Contractors of Oxford.

in Football - on 5/8/10

Topturf Scoops Otterbine Contractor Award for Fourth Year

Topturf Irrigation Limited has won the title of Otterbine Contractor of the Year for the fourth consecutive year

in Industry News - on 4/8/10

Notts Sport Certified to offer even better Service

Leading synthetic surfacing designer, Notts Sport, has taken the Contract (Design & Management) co-ordination of its sports projects in-house, making this...

in Synthetics - on 4/8/10

Phil Skelton

British Seed Houses’ A5 Cricket and Lawn Tennis seed mixture is helping a busy cricket club maintain grass coverage on its pitches, no matter how hard...

in Cricket - on 4/8/10

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Ransomes Jacobsen are to host two Open House events at their European head office and manufacturing facility in Ipswich. There will be factory tours to...

in Industry News - on 4/8/10

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Dr. David Rose, Head of Tree Health, Diagnostics and Advisory Services with the Forestry Commission will be on Terrain Aeration’s stand at Saltex on...

in Parks - on 3/8/10