December 2010 (Page 4)

Notts Sport

A vandalised playground in Manchester which was virtually unusable due to arson attacks has been transformed into a fun play space enjoyed daily by children,...

in Synthetics - on 14/12/10


With a reputation for rearing strong pheasants that offer excellent sport, Park House Pheasantries needed an all-round workhorse that could help maintain...

in Industry News - on 14/12/10

St Albans’ Oaklands College submits £13.8 million plan for Smallford Campus

Oaklands College is seeking approval of new plans for its Smallford Campus as it now wants to build a multi-storey teaching block, sports hall and eight...

in Industry News - on 13/12/10


Transfer wheel line marking has been brought right up to date with the launch of the Briteliner Arrow, a completely re-designed and re-engineered transfer...

in Industry News - on 13/12/10

 Microclover advance for council pitches

Councils across Britain are boosting their `green` credentials and saving money by investing in a new breed of sportsturf mix.

in Local Authority - on 13/12/10

Seaweed Food

Food for thought!

Steve Nicholls, Director of Sea-Chem Ltd., outlines the many uses of seaweed in everyday life, from ice cream to sexual lubricants, and how the products...

in Industry News - on 13/12/10


Plant hire firms, builders, contractors, utilities, local authorities and owner operators alike have enthusiastically welcomed the new generation of Dash...

in Industry News - on 12/12/10

Cliveden House TE Gators

One of the National Trust’s flagship properties, Cliveden House in Buckinghamshire – once the family home of the Astors and later more infamously associated...

in Industry News - on 12/12/10

Speedcut team at BTME 2010

SPEEDCUT CONTRACTORS (BTME Stand A22) worked on a number of major golf projects as the winter weather approached and completed some high-profile assignments....

in Industry News - on 12/12/10

Last Jacobsen G-Plex rolls off Production Line

It was the end of an era recently when the last G-Plex III ride-on greens mower rolled off the Ransomes Jacobsen production line at their Ipswich manufacturing...

in Industry News - on 11/12/10

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Stoke City FC has become the latest client to invest in dedicated machinery and equipment supplied by artificial pitch maintenance specialists Technical...

in Synthetics - on 11/12/10

Scotts Miracle-Gro to Sell its Global Professional Business to ICL

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company has received a binding offer from ICL to acquire its Global Professional business – supplying horticultural growers, turf...

in Industry News - on 11/12/10

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The Isle of Plenty

In the final part of his Isle of Man report, Laurence Gale rounds up with a look at Castletown Golf Club, Cronkbourne Cricket Club and talks to the island's...

in Industry News - on 11/12/10


Artificial lawn specialists SowGreen® have recently installed their Artificial Grass for Open Spaces at Greystoke Primary School in Leicester.

in Synthetics - on 10/12/10

Berkhamsted GC

Are you aware a new civil Variable Monetary Penalty (VMP) of up to £250,000 has recently been introduced, giving the Environment Agency additional powers...

in Industry News - on 10/12/10


Pratensis, Moi?

Simon Taylor, UK Sales and Marketing Manager for Euro Grass BV, talks about the reluctance of UK groundsmen to use Poa Pratensis in their pitches, and...

in Industry News - on 10/12/10

Eclipse 322 SCR

Ransomes Jacobsen has introduced the latest edition of its revolutionary greens mower, the Jacobsen Eclipse 322 in an all-electric format. Production has...

in Industry News - on 10/12/10


Blinder, an innovative new concept in golf bunker lining, is set to be revealed at Harrogate Week 2011.

in Industry News - on 9/12/10

Bath MF1547 a

A Massey Ferguson compact tractor has been given a leading role in helping the University of Bath deal with fallen snow and leaves as well as removing...

in Industry News - on 9/12/10

Grass photosynthesis

Revolution of Turf Care

This natural turf care revolution began in 1964, when Ian MacMillan was first introduced to feeding grass with agricultural molasses.

in Industry News - on 9/12/10