January 2013 (Page 5)


If your New Year’s resolution is to be informed, educated and efficient then a visit to BTME 2013 is a must. January is BTME month and it’s now just...

in Industry News - on 7/1/13

Collapsed' pitch at Old Trafford set to be replaced

Sir Alex Ferguson has confirmed Manchester United will rip up their Old Trafford pitch in the summer after it became so heavy Darren Fletcher has been...

in Football - on 7/1/13

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FGM Claymore, UK Distributor for the Shibaura compact tractor range, confirm continuing high levels of demand for the product range.

in Industry News - on 7/1/13

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Couple the fact that climatic trends seem to blend our seasons into one, and that golf is increasingly being played year-round, and it is obvious that...

in Industry News - on 6/1/13

kubota tractor

Kubota’s market leading M-Series tractors are the perfect tool for high presentation areas in the amenity and landscape sector as the range is available...

in Industry News - on 6/1/13


Llandrindod Wells BC

Celebrating its centenary in 2012, Llandrindod Wells Bowling Club is a gem of a fine-turf sports venue set in the rolling countryside of mid-Wales. Mike...

in Bowls - on 6/1/13

UK Met Office: 2013 ‘very likely’ to be in Top 10 warmest years

This Year (2013) is likely to be one of the warmest on record with global temperatures 0.57 degrees above the long-term average, Britain's Met Office said...

in Industry News - on 5/1/13

Scientists in key soil science discovery

Soil scientists in Germany have made a breakthrough in their understanding of how healthy soil is formed. They found that the remains of dead bacteria,...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 5/1/13

kubota rotary

For turf care professionals looking for a high performance mower that offers reliability and versatility, Kubota offers a wide range of machines that have...

in Industry News - on 4/1/13


New stadiums are all very well but are they denying hosts the advantage they used to enjoy at their crumbling old homes?

in Rugby - on 4/1/13

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Does your Equipment Wash Facility comply with the new environmental legislation?

in Industry News - on 4/1/13


Rotherham United

Rotherham lad and Millers fan, David Fellowes, spent eight years in charge of the pitch at Fulham FC before making the move back up north to take the helm...

in Football - on 4/1/13

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The frequency of extreme rainfall in the UK may be increasing, according to analysis by the Met Office.

in Industry News - on 3/1/13


A New Year grump!

I have a business that is growing, despite the recession, and I am struggling to employ people to replace those approaching retirement, but the labour...

in Best of the Rest - on 3/1/13

Cushman 1600 XD working1

Cushman, a recognised leader in light-transportation vehicles for commercial, industrial and turf-maintenance applications, has introduced the newest addition...

in Industry News - on 3/1/13


A major clean up operation is ongoing to pump water from Motcombe Gardens and the bowling green.

in Industry News - on 2/1/13

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John O’Gaunt greenkeeper, Steve Thompson, explains how the success of the Operation Pollinator initiative, in its first year, has generated interest...

in Golf - on 2/1/13

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Yearly thoughts

Borrowing and changing the words (slightly) from Queen Elizabeth II; 2012 is not a year on which I shall look back with undiluted pleasure.

in Editorial - on 1/1/13