February 2015 (page 1)

James Webber wins

James Webber wins our Spot the Ball competition for the second time to win a £50 Pitchcare Voucher

in Cricket - on 28/2/15

Carin Koch golf Q&A

Carin Koch, the 2015 European Solheim Cup Captain, will join leaders at the Golf Business & Industry Convention (GolfBIC) on March 16 for a special seminar...

in Industry News - on 28/2/15

Save bees - with tobacco

Chomping on tobacco is not the first thing that springs to mind when considering how to lead a healthier life – yet the nicotine-rich plant is exactly...

in Industry News - on 28/2/15

Unsung heroes

There’s something about the FA Cup that is absolutely magical; it conjures up great giant killing feats as minnows swim, albeit briefly, in the same...

in Football - on 28/2/15

BIGGA’S CPD reach 1000

BIGGA’s CPD (Continuing Professional Development) programme was relaunched 18 months ago to ensure it was more inclusive, easy to use and maintain and...

in Industry News - on 27/2/15

HOWZAT! Dennis and SISIS

Over 200 cricket groundsmen made their way to Dennis and SISIS’ cricket seminar hosted by St Albans School Trust where they refreshed their education...

in Industry News - on 27/2/15

Syngenta and Carin Koch

Syngenta has welcomed 2015 Solheim Cup Captain and leading Ladies European Tour (LET) professional Carin Koch as its first Golf Ambassador.

in Industry News - on 27/2/15

The Tigers on 3G pitches

Leicester Tigers director of rugby Richard Cockerill believes Cardiff's artificial surface could have played a part in Owen Williams' season-ending knee...

in Industry News - on 26/2/15

Football League says no

The Football League has announced that its clubs have decided against the reintroduction of artificial pitches.

in Industry News - on 26/2/15

Royal St David's GC fleet

As a loyal Toro user for approximately 40 years, Royal St David’s Golf Club has yet again made a considerable investment in new Toro equipment, as well...

in Industry News - on 26/2/15

End of season rens

I always find February one of the most challenging months in terms of maintaining grass cover on winter pitches. The combination of poor weather and constant...

in Football - on 26/2/15

Wessex - On the verge?

Anyone considering which verge mower to choose could well have the decision made for them with the new range from Wessex International

in Industry News - on 25/2/15

Toro helps Long Ashton GC

Following extensive course reconstruction and the deployment of a Toro ProCore 648 aerator, Long Ashton Golf Club, near Bristol, has alleviated a waterlogged...

in Industry News - on 25/2/15

Injury risk on artificial

New study of injuries in professional rugby explores the impact of artificial pitches, like the one Newcastle Falcons have had installed

in Industry News - on 25/2/15

Machno United saved

Machno United Club's 85-year history in turmoil as farmer planned to sell off field

in Industry News - on 24/2/15

The INNSA conference

The Invasive Non Native Specialists Association (INNSA) Conference which is being held at the Museum of Science and Industry in Manchester on 24th March...

in Industry News - on 24/2/15

Ash trees threatened

An invasive beetle that has destroyed tens of millions of ash trees in the US could pose a lethal threat to struggling native trees in the UK

in Industry News - on 24/2/15

Ransomes supports R&A

Last November saw the launch of a very successful Greenkeeping machinery workshop in Kenya. Our distributor in the region for the past 21 years, Sunny...

in Industry News - on 24/2/15