September 2010 (Page 1)


Shindaiwa have launched a range of products fitted with a new “hybrid” engine, the C4.

in Industry News - on 30/9/10

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Ransomes Jacobsen, the Ipswich-based turf maintenance equipment manufacturer, threw open the gates to its European head office and invited the UK turf...

in Industry News - on 30/9/10



Abi Crosswood, First Assistant at Newquay Golf Club, reports on her recent internship at Augusta National, where she helped prepare this iconic course...

in Golf - on 30/9/10

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Fusarium pathogens ever present in the thatch layer are just waiting for the right turf and weather conditions to breakout into infection, with damaging...

in Industry News - on 29/9/10


The cause for biodiversity received a major boost this month as the World Green Roof Congress hit London attended by delegates from as far afield as...

in Industry News - on 29/9/10

Making space for nature

An independent review of England’s wildlife sites and the connections between them was published today, with recommendations to help achieve a healthy...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 29/9/10


Keith started with SISIS as Area Representative for the North West, later moving to Scotland as Manager of SISIS Scotland. After a very successful few...

in Industry News - on 29/9/10

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Four cricket groundsmen were honoured recently, at the Rose Bowl, as they each received a Cricket World® & Pitchcare Cricket Groundsman of the Year Award...

in Cricket - on 28/9/10


Shelton Sportsturf and Drainage Solutions formally launched their new Supertrencher+ range at SALTEX which they say is a truly advanced dedicated trenching...

in Industry News - on 28/9/10

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Etesia returns to the APF Exhibition in 2010, the UK’s largest forestry and arborcultural exhibition, after an absence of six years.

in Industry News - on 28/9/10

Andy cuts it at Driffield Golf Club

Andy Anderson, who took over as Head Greenkeeper at Driffield Golf Club in December 2009, has been receiving plaudits for his work at the club from far...

in Golf - on 28/9/10

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We all dread the ‘R’ word

It’s September, and the end of another long hard cricket season is drawing near. The last pitch has been prepared and rolling can become a distant memory...

in Cricket - on 28/9/10


Franco Fusignani assumed his new role effective September 20, 2010 and will retain his current role as CEO of CNH International SA.

in Industry News - on 27/9/10

County cricket in turmoil over structure for next season

Trent Bridge Test match grounds such as Trent Bridge, above, struggled to attract big crowds for Twenty20 matches.

in Cricket - on 27/9/10

Director of Golf Courses Jim McKenzie is satisfied Celtic Manor will prove a worthy Ryder Cup venue

A conspiratorial grin spreads across Jim McKenzie’s face as he looks at the derelict farm building that is the improbable neighbour of Celtic Manor’s...

in Golf - on 27/9/10


Lamberhurst Engineering Limited, the UK distributor of Ferrari tractors, Seppi mulchers & mowers, FSI stump grinders and Maxwald winches return to the...

in Industry News - on 27/9/10


The King of Queen's

Barely a month after the Aegon tennis championships, Centre Court at The Queen’s Club is back to its resplendent best. Tom James meets Head Groundsman,...

in Tennis - on 27/9/10


Primary school children in nine schools across Merseyside can look forward to a full curriculum of winter sports this term following an extensive aeration...

in Industry News - on 26/9/10

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Nestled in the heart of the Fens, near the town of Kings Lynn in Norfolk, the tranquil village of Tydd St Giles hides one of golf’s rising stars.

in Golf - on 26/9/10


Demain man!

Life can be tough when budgets are tight, but even tougher when premium playing surfaces are demanded across the board. Tom James meets a man who walks...

in Cricket - on 26/9/10