May 2012 (page 3)

Ashton on Mersey GC 3

Members and visitors at Ashton on Mersey Golf Club have seen the first green transformed with the use of Avalon and Vesper velvet bents.

in Industry News - on 22/5/12

Skibo vehicles

Minimising environmental impact is the main driver for electric vehicles

in Industry News - on 22/5/12

ProGator 2030A 2012 studio

John Deere’s 24hp ProGator 2030A diesel utility vehicle has been improved for 2012 with the addition of hydraulic disk brakes on all four wheels for...

in Industry News - on 22/5/12

Hose Pipe Bans Withdrawn

Great news about the hosepipe ban - the water companies have granted an exemption for newly laid turf.

in Industry News - on 21/5/12

Wessex ProLine CR rotary mower

Take a 5mm steel plate deck for long service life and add three overlapping rotors for 100% blade coverage. Mount the whole unit on its own four wheels...

in Industry News - on 21/5/12

Landscape industry delight at hosepipe ban exemption

The Horticultural Trades Association (HTA) and the Association of Professional Landscapers (APL) today welcome the news from the water companies that landscaping...

in Industry News - on 21/5/12

Cottingham Parks golf club took advantage of the ECA scheme and reduced costs

Hose pipe bans

The duties and responsibilities of anyone operating a washdown system, the legal requirements and the latest penalties for non-compliance have been covered...

in Industry News - on 21/5/12

Ian Waddington

Dennis and Sisis, the Derby based British manufacturer of world class turf maintenance equipment, has strengthened its sales team with the appointment...

in Industry News - on 20/5/12


Sweden, one of the most frequented golfing destinations in Europe, is on a mission towards more sustainable turf care and ‘Activated Microbial Turf Management’...

in Industry News - on 20/5/12


Glorious Goodwood, home to the famous festival is widely regarded as one of the most beautiful racecourses in the world and Lincolnshire firm County Turf...

in Industry News - on 20/5/12

IOM Delegates

IOM seminar

Mike Atherton, Head Groundsman at King William’s College on the Isle of Man, recalls the trials and tribulations of arranging the first ever seminar...

in Industry News - on 20/5/12

Turfmech 1

Staffordshire engineering firm, Turfmech Machinery Ltd, has announced that the manufacturing, distribution and intellectual property rights to the entire...

in Industry News - on 19/5/12

Esher Ernest Doe Power

Ernest Doe Power, the professional grass machinery dealer, opened a new showroom at its Esher Surrey branch on Friday 11 May. The new facility now gives...

in Industry News - on 19/5/12

Devonshire courts are ‘best in the world’

Devonshire Park’s head groundsman Roy Charman revealed preparation for Eastbourne’s AEGON International tournament started last September.

in Tennis - on 19/5/12


Guilford CC

Bill Clutterbuck finally gives in to relentless badgering, and pens his first article for Pitchcare. Here, he talks about the interrelationship between...

in Cricket - on 19/5/12

Pesticides Forum Annual Reports

This report gives an overview of the range of subjects covered by the work of the Pesticides Forum in 2011. It also describes progress under the six action...

in Industry News - on 18/5/12

Ashridge Golf Club Blinder Completed

Richmond Golf Club is into the second phase of works in what is a radical re-design of its bunkers.

in Industry News - on 18/5/12

alfeton fc

Alffreton Town have unveiled plans for several improvements to the Impact Arena, the majority of which will be undertaken throughout the early part of...

in Industry News - on 18/5/12


Corsham Town Council’s lead groundsman will be part of the Olympic Torch Relay after being nominated by a local Paralympian.

in Industry News - on 18/5/12


New Disease Alert

Two newly emerging turf diseases, Rapid Blight and Brown Ring Patch, have recently been confirmed in samples received from golf courses in the UK and Ireland,...

in Industry News - on 18/5/12