May 2015 (Page 3)

Golf course groundsman suspended over a tank of water

Suspended over water

Golf course groundsman suspended over a tank of water

in Golf - on 19/5/15

Phil Collinson Everris

Everris Appoint Manager

Everris UK has announced the appointment of Phil Collinson as its new Technical Area Sales Manager for the North West.

in Industry News - on 19/5/15

Asulox Gains Emergency Approval for use in 2015

Asulox Approval

It has been confirmed that an EU Emergency Authorisation for products containing the active ingredient Asulam has been granted again for 2015.

in Pests & Diseases - on 18/5/15

Artificial lawns are huge threat to Britain's wildlife, experts warn

Artificial lawns

Artificial lawns are huge threat to Britain's wildlife, experts warn

in Synthetics - on 18/5/15

BuilthWells trees

Tree surveys

The Open Air Laboratories (OPAL) network, a UK-wide citizen science initiative, is tracking the invasive species and some tree pest diseases affecting...

in Pests & Diseases - on 18/5/15

Mel Pooley Vertidrain

Pitch Improvement

In November 2012, Cambridgeshire Cricket Board was approached by representatives of Sport England to run a pilot scheme for improving the playing surfaces...

in Cricket - on 18/5/15

Could smell hold the key to ending pesticide use?

Smelly Pest Control

Scientists from the School of Chemistry and Rothamsted Research have, for the first time, created tiny molecules which mirror a natural occurring smell...

in Pests & Diseases - on 17/5/15

YHoY 2015   Winner   Jessica Evans

Young Horticulturist 2015

Jessica Evans, Head Gardener at Tintinhull Gardens, National Trust won the much sought after and nationally acclaimed Chartered Institute of Horticulture’s...

in Industry News - on 17/5/15


Buckingham joins GCA

The man who spent more than 20 years masterminding sales and business development for industry giant Toro is the latest recruit to the expanding Golf Consultants...

in Industry News - on 16/5/15

David Sturges Godfreys

David Sturges at Godfreys

John Deere turf equipment dealer Godfreys is delighted to announce that David Sturges has joined Godfreys (Sevenoaks) Ltd as Chief Executive Officer (CEO),...

in Industry News - on 16/5/15

Undersoil 5

Hot and bothered?

In many of the continental leagues, undersoil heating is becoming a prerequisite for promotion. But, what are the factors to consider when installing a...

in Football - on 16/5/15


Walking the golf course

A walk around the Golf Course looking for wildlife followed by a live bee demonstration with Greenkeeper Steve Thompson.

in Conservation & Ecology - on 15/5/15

Dylans DayOut with Jon

Disappearing Dylan's trip

A dog, is regarded by many people as a member of the family, so when Dylan, a pedigree Bearded Collie went missing yesterday, owner Holly Youde became...

in Pitchcare News - on 15/5/15

large gole holes

Speeding up Golf Play

One of the most respected golf course consultants in the world has become the latest high profile figure to state that increasing the size of hole cups...

in Industry News - on 15/5/15

Kirby Muxloe Sarel crop

ATT's SMARTSarel roller

No stranger to the ATT TMSystem™ Steven Connolly, Course Manager at Kirby Muxloe Golf Club, has introduced the SMARTSarel cassettes into his regular...

in Industry News - on 15/5/15

womens rugby

Women’s Rugby World Cup

Dublin and Belfast will host Women’s Rugby World Cup 2017 after World Rugby awarded the hosting rights for the prestigious tournament to the Irish Rugby...

in Industry News - on 14/5/15

SISIS Flexicombe

Top marks for SISIS

Stephen Green, head groundsman at The Dixie Grammar School in Market Bosworth, Leicestershire, has his work cut out with four full-size natural turf pitches,...

in Industry News - on 14/5/15

Sam Bailey 2

Sam Bailey, Charterhouse

As part of an on-going programme to strengthen their customer support team and ensure top-notch aftersales support, Charterhouse Turf Machinery have recently...

in Industry News - on 14/5/15

Chislehurst Golf Club Club house

Looking back to forward

Andy Church of Ultra Soil Solutions looks at how one club in Kent has overcome the problem of split personalities between his greens and saved money into...

in Golf - on 14/5/15


Lely UK flexible finance

Abergele Golf Club, in North Wales, has taken advantage of a flexible finance offer from Lely UK in a deal that’s seen the coastal course benefit from...

in Industry News - on 13/5/15