October 2012 (Page 3)

Amenity Forum

These are challenging times for all involved with weed and pest control in amenity areas.

in Industry News - on 21/10/12

When first class is second class

THE scent of summer is in the air and the smell of freshly mown grass welcomes in a new season of cricket at all levels across the country.

in Cricket - on 21/10/12

Newcastle Racecourse & Parklands Golf Club

John Deere recently concluded a new machinery deal worth £350,000, including other ancillary equipment, with the Northern Racing network.

in Industry News - on 20/10/12

Effects of Glyphosate on Non Target Plants

Extreme care must be taken to avoid spray drift onto non-crop plants outside of the target area

in Industry News - on 20/10/12


Gardens of delight

Mike Shone leads a small team of three looking after the horticultural requirements of the fifty-five acre site at Shrewsbury NHS Hospital. Here, he explains...

in Public Places - on 20/10/12


Bid to keep Chalara dieback out of Wales

in Industry News - on 19/10/12

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SCH (Supplies) Ltd have developed a new hard surface powered sweeper for the sports ground market.

in Industry News - on 19/10/12

Climate Cover

With the winter sports season underway and the leaves starting to fall from the trees, the first frosts will soon start to make an appearance.

in Industry News - on 19/10/12


Groundsman in Florida

Mr AKA Grasscutter, our anonymous football league head groundsman, takes a holiday in Florida and discovers that, even out there, the weather is an issue...

in Football - on 19/10/12

Barenbrug Roadshow1

The final destination for Barenbrug’s annual seminar tour of the UK was Bearwood Lakes Golf Club in Wokingham, recognised as one of the finest inland...

in Industry News - on 18/10/12

ICC expand their corruption education scheme

The International Cricket Council's Dave Richardson revealed the war against corruption has now extended to educating groundsmen as well as players and...

in Cricket - on 18/10/12

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Ben Abbott

Ben Abbott - great white sharks, ironman triathlon ... and naming Rosie Jones just prior to the nuptiales - extreme!

in People - on 18/10/12

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Charts Hill Golf Club

This has to have been the wettest of wet summers. Neville Johnson visited Chart Hills Golf Club, a gem of a Kentish course, in a rare break from the torrents...

in Golf - on 18/10/12

Nick Harris

Synthetic sports surface maintenance company Replay has appointed Nick Harris as its new Business Development Manager.

in Synthetics - on 17/10/12

PR4067 Toro servicing advice

Lely’s Toro parts manager Phil Bowen advises turf professionals to give their machinery the TLC it needs after this phenomenal grass-growing season

in Industry News - on 17/10/12

BLEC's Gary Mumby with the new Multiseeder for two wheel drive tractors DSC 0046

Two days of Open House events at Ransomes Jacobsen’s European head office at Ipswich gave BLEC Global the chance to show off some of their sportsturf...

in Industry News - on 17/10/12

BroomEx PH 120

Broadwood International has introduced two new models in the BroomEx professional series of hydraulic push brooms.

in Industry News - on 17/10/12

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Leigh Sports Village

Greater Manchester, like many other parts of the country, has suffered the wettest summer for decades, with areas that had never previously flooded before...

in Rugby - on 17/10/12

PR4065 Roehampton Club1

Roehampton Club, London’s premier golf, tennis and croquet venue, has achieved some of the smoothest, truest greens the Sports Turf Research Institute...

in Industry News - on 16/10/12

AFC 4 wheeled

Maintaining forestry and woodland areas, controlling dense vegetation such as brambles, bracken and long grass, calls for a heavy-duty ATV mower.

in Industry News - on 16/10/12