September 2014 (Page 5)

Aerial view of Stonehenge

Stonehenge WAS round

Historians have spent years debating whether Stonehenge was once a complete circle. But staff at the neolithic site believe the question has finally been...

in Public Places - on 6/9/14

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The Grass Group hat-trick

The Grass Group - always at the forefront of machinery innovation, bring two new products for Grounds professionals to view on stand D70 at Windsor 2014....

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 6/9/14

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Hanks - Women's World Cup

Actor Tom Hanks has added his voice to those protesting the artificial turf surfaces that Canadian venues will use at the upcoming 2015 FIFA Women's World...

in Industry News - on 5/9/14

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JD launch new Compacts

John Deere’s new mid-chassis 3R Series and large-chassis 4R Series compact tractors for 2014 replace the previous 3020 and 4020 Series models. A 3045R...

in Industry News - on 5/9/14

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Allett new Stadium Mower

Allett mowers have introduced their new RM 34 Stadium Mower, featuring a 34” (86cm) full width rear roller for strong stripes.

in Industry News - on 5/9/14

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Hydroseeding-what is it?

In simple terms, hydroseeding is the process of spraying a mix of water, seed, mulch, fertiliser and binder onto substrates varying from rock faces to...

in Industry News - on 5/9/14

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End of an era

The IOG's announcement of a 'new Saltex, new venue and new date', just days ahead of what turned out to be the final outdoor show at Windsor, took the...

in Industry News - on 4/9/14

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John Deere mower

John Deere will be unveiling its new 1500 Series TerrainCut commercial front mower range for the first time in the UK at IOG SALTEX in September, on the...

in Industry News - on 4/9/14


Wildflower meadows

A bid to safeguard endangered wildflower meadows has backfired, according to an unpublished report by the watchdog Natural England.

in Conservation & Ecology - on 4/9/14


Charterhouse at Windsor

Launching at Windsor 2014 is the newly represented Graden product portfolio from Charterhouse Turf Machinery. This impressive range rubs shoulders with...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 4/9/14

SnowEx Vee Pro 3000 on JD Gator

SnowEx spreads the load

We’re long past the summer solstice and the nights are getting longer but is it still a bit too early to be thinking about dealing with winter snow and...

in Industry News - on 4/9/14

New Wiedenmann dealer in SE Wales Ben, Gareth, Rob

Wiedenmann UK in SE Wales

Frank Sutton (Ltd) is the new dealership for Wiedenmann UK in south east Wales. A family owned business with a pedigree stretching over 50 years, Frank...

in Industry News - on 3/9/14

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With apologies!

Our anonymous groundsman, Mr AKA Grasscutter, fills his boots with sport on terrestrial television - and then gets grumpy!

in Industry News - on 3/9/14

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Burnham Beeches GC

Founded in 1891, Burnham Beeches, South Buckinghamshire, provides a challenging but hugely enjoyable golf course in a beautiful setting on the edge of...

in Golf - on 3/9/14

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Harlequins renovations

The recent winter with its record rainfall was tough for all groundsmen.

in Industry News - on 3/9/14

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Minchinhampton GC

As part of Minchinhampton Golf Club’s 125th anniversary celebrations this year, the club in Stroud, Gloucestershire, has been hosting a ‘125 campaign’....

in Industry News - on 2/9/14


August Competition Winner

Chris Mitchell is our August Photo Competition winner.

in Pitchcare News - on 1/9/14

Martin Lishman Sprayer

Sprayer improves accuracy

Martin Lishman’s Tractor Mounted Sprayer has proved a real asset to a rapidly expanding grounds and estate maintenance company, based in Hertfordshire....

in Industry News - on 1/9/14

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More than just a magazine

It’s thirteen years since Pitchcare was first launched and it amazes me that so many people within our industry still think that Pitchcare is ‘just...

in Editorial - on 1/9/14