March 2012 (Page 1)

Blackburn FC

For Head Groundsman at Blackburn Rovers, Steve Patrick, there was only one course of action when his Charterhouse Verti-Drain 7316 needed replacing after...

in Industry News - on 31/3/12


Leading turf machinery distributor Lely (UK) Limited has taken on the distribution for the TYM Tractors range in the UK and Ireland.

in Industry News - on 31/3/12


Seeking perfection

When it comes to ‘The Green’, Crown Green Bowlers are a notoriously difficult group to please - ask one hundred bowlers for an opinion and you will...

in Bowls - on 31/3/12

Horncastle set for CricketForce

HORNCASTLE Cricket Club is preparing to take part in the annual NatWest CricketForce Day on March 31.

in Cricket - on 30/3/12

Douce France 1

Limagrain UK’s annual flower seed mixture, Douce France from its Colour Splash range, provided stunning colour to the grounds of Bath University, in...

in Industry News - on 30/3/12

GP400 002A

Fleet management and tracking system now available for golf cars and turf maintenance equipment

in Industry News - on 30/3/12

Village cricket clubs could lose fixtures or even close under pressure from forthcoming hosepipe ban

Cubs could be forced to cancel fixtures or go out of business because they will be unable to maintain playing surfaces.

in Cricket - on 29/3/12

Water restriction update - all seven water companies to allow drip irrigation

The HTA is delighted to report that all water companies that are implementing hosepipe bans on 5 April will be exempting drip watering systems (see company...

in Industry News - on 29/3/12

Parramatta Stadium to be re-turfed today - Courier Mail

A groundsman works on the damaged Parramatta Stadium turf.

in Best of the Rest - on 29/3/12

Man drowns while mowing

A man has drowned in a freak accident when the ride-on lawnmower he was using slid into a golf course water hazard and trapped him underwater.

in Industry News - on 29/3/12

The Leatherhead Golf Club is a popular golfing venue in Surrey

Speedcut Contractors are carrying out extensive work as part of a large renovation programme at the prestigious Leatherhead Golf Club in Surrey.

in Industry News - on 29/3/12

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management of trees

Trees represent an important resource for the environment. They provide carbon sequestration, replenish oxygen, provide habitat for vertebrates and invertebrates...

in Consultancy - on 29/3/12

Textiles studio

Kirsty Mason, Design Studio Supervisor at BMS Products, discusses the progress the company has made in the past five years.

in Industry News - on 28/3/12

Village football pitch boost

A village is to get its first football pitch for 20 years after receiving £35,300 of Olympic legacy funding from Sport England.

in Football - on 28/3/12

Whisper Twister head on (640x482)

When your groundcare machinery can double up to be used on both artificial and natural grass then you know that you’ve bought well.

in Industry News - on 28/3/12

Laceby Manor GC A

Lincolnshire businessman and former champion motorcycle racer Roger Burnett has a long-term development plan in place to make Laceby Manor Resort & Golf...

in Industry News - on 27/3/12

 PR4001 York GC2 ­ Greensmaster TriFlex

York Golf Club’s greens chairman Ian Clark is a great believer in doing his homework whenever the 18-hole course needs a new bit of turf machinery.

in Industry News - on 27/3/12

Viewpoint - youngsters in the industry

Our anonymous football league head groundsman, Mr AKA Grasscutter, offers some advice to youngsters wishing to get into the industry

in Football - on 27/3/12

Fairway irrigation mr

The exciting new Syngenta wetting and water conservation agent, Qualibra, is now available from turf product distributors across the UK and Ireland.

in Industry News - on 27/3/12

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Milton Abbey School

Joe Cooper’s life at Milton Abbey School has evolved into much more than being a groundsman, and it’s a position he treasures. It’s not hard to see...

in Schools & Colleges - on 27/3/12