January 2013 (Page 3)

Everton Isekis 087

Robbie Gillespie, Everton Football Club’s groundsman responsible for the Finch Farm Training and Academy complex, has refreshed his fleet of Iseki tractors...

in Football - on 19/1/13

BSPB Turfgrass 2013 Cover

New Turfgrass Seed 2013 will be available online from 22nd January, or in hard copy format

in Industry News - on 19/1/13

TGA launch Turf Show website

Dedicated website offers the latest show information

in Industry News - on 19/1/13

Amenity Forum Events

These important free events are part of the Forum’s campaign to reach all elements of the amenity sector involved either operationally or in contract...

in Industry News - on 18/1/13

Snow blanket 5 mr

Plummeting winter temperatures could prove the precursor of Microdochium (Fusarium) Patch attacks.

in Industry News - on 18/1/13


School Sport

James Mead, Head Groundsman at Rugby School, asks whether the Olympic legacy will ever be delivered without a change in policy

in Best of the Rest - on 18/1/13


Ash Dieback

The UK’s trees seem to be under constant threat from new pest and disease problems. Leaf-mining moth and bleeding canker disease of horse chestnut, oak...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 18/1/13

The Dyke 037

The Dyke Golf Club is situated on the South Downs, only 4 miles from the centre of Brighton, and is widely acknowledged as one of the finest downland courses...

in Golf - on 17/1/13

Maschio Camilla 450 hedge cutter

A range of Maschio hedge cutters have been launched by OPICO.

in Industry News - on 17/1/13

Golf in England is more accessible than ever

Golf clubs in England are more accessible and inclusive than ever before, according to new research.

in Golf - on 17/1/13

John Deere XUV 855D Gator with new power steering

Providing even greater performance in a range of environments, John Deere’s popular XUV 855D Gator 4x4 utility vehicle is now available with power steering....

in Industry News - on 17/1/13


Annual Groundstaff awards

The Racecourse Association (RCA), in conjunction with Pitchcare, ALS and Watt Fences, has today announced the winners of the 2012 Racecourse Groundstaff...

in Equestrian - on 16/1/13


Digges made by Staffordshire-based JCB are about to embark on a mission to help recover Spitfire warplanes designed by one of the county’s most famous...

in Industry News - on 16/1/13

TSA 041

The Jacobsen brand enjoyed a positive end to the year in Asia with a successful exhibition in Shenzhen, China coupled with support for the GCSAA’s training...

in Industry News - on 16/1/13

StaplefordPark Mazz

Stapleford Park GC

Our editor pops in to Stapleford Park, the East Midlands first European Senior Tour venue, to meet Head Greenkeeper Matthew (Mazz) Edge

in Golf - on 16/1/13

Rovers are the raining champions

FGR groundsman Stewart Ward showing the amount of rain which fell on The New Lawn playing surface in 2012

in Football - on 15/1/13

Koro RCD   New for 2013 (2)

The benefits of recycling are widely accepted and are common place in the domestic and industrial workplace. Not so well known are the enormous advantages...

in Industry News - on 15/1/13

Tony Lee Course Manager at Aspley Guise and Woburn Sands Golf Club with Peter Smith (right)AFT Trenchers

Torrential rain on the wettest part of Aspley Guise and Woburn Sands Golf Club was less of a problem after treatment with their new AFT Sandbander.

in Industry News - on 15/1/13

 Huge bill after vandals strike at North Shields football club

A Football club still faces a huge bill despite groundsmen managing to repair its vandalised pitch.

in Football - on 14/1/13

Imants Shockwave 2.75m (2)

Once again Imants has responded to demand from customers with a new version of the Imants Shockwave.

in Industry News - on 14/1/13