June 2015 (page 4)

Speedcut at work at Sussex Cricket Club (1)

Speedcut at Sussex CCC

Speedcut Contractors have carried out two successful projects across two sites for Sussex Country Cricket Club with Head Groundsman Andy Mackay delighted...

in Industry News - on 14/6/15

Wimbledon Roof

SCX cover Wimbledon

There will be a good service at Wimbledon again this year thanks to the preventative maintenance work SCX Special Projects performs on the retractable...

in Industry News - on 13/6/15

Dennis FT510 in Australia Cricket Pitch

Dennis FT510

Graeme 'Scooter' Wicks, managing director of Total Pitch Care in Perth, Australia, finds a high quality cricket mower in the Dennis FT510 cylinder mower....

in Industry News - on 13/6/15

Postponed at the winners post

Hamilton Park

Winner of the Flat racing category of the RCA Groundsmanship awards, Hamilton Park’s team have worked hard to make the most of track improvements and...

in Equestrian - on 13/6/15

reels down MP495

Ransomes Jacobsen launch

Ransomes Jacobsen, the manufacturer of commercial mowing equipment, has launched the next two machines in a series of new mowers manufactured at their...

in Industry News - on 12/6/15

Dedicate packshot

Dedicate reauthorisation

Dedicate®, the contact and systemic fungicide from Bayer CropScience, has been reauthorised. It now has some new label text and can be used for four treatments...

in Industry News - on 12/6/15

Worthing FC2

O'Brien secures 3G pitch

Leading Sports pitch construction specialists, O'Brien Sports, secure a 3G pitch installation.

in Industry News - on 12/6/15

WS Sprayer Cutout

Wessex sprayer launch

The latest sprayers from Wessex International are ideal for rough terrain.

in Industry News - on 11/6/15

Ransomes Jacobsen tour

Ransomes Jacobsen tour

Football groundsmen from around Suffolk have been given a behind-the-scenes tour of the Ransomes Jacobsen factory in Ipswich

in Industry News - on 11/6/15

Shay Stadium

Shay Turf War

Shay groundsman Graham Osbourne believes improvements to the surface will finally put an end to FC Halifax Town’s pitch battle.

in Industry News - on 11/6/15


Drainage Improvements

In his third article on winter sports pitches, Carl Pass, Managing Director of Premier Pitches Ltd., discusses drainage systems and suggests that clubs...

in Football - on 11/6/15

Michael Minty

A Greenkeeper's kayak

Dunedin's Island Park Golf Club greenkeeper Michael Minty was back in his kayak yesterday, inspecting damage to the course after last week's rain.

in Industry News - on 10/6/15

Elland Road

Elland Road Irrigation

Elland Road is now benefiting from an upgraded irrigation system, thanks to an investment in Toro R Series conversion assemblies.

in Industry News - on 10/6/15


Amenity Forum

Following Dave Saltman’s item in our May newsletter, John Moverley, Independent Chairman of the Amenity Forum comments.

in Industry News - on 10/6/15

welsh bowls

Swansea bowls cutbacks

Swansea bowls community is in danger after council cutbacks

in Bowls - on 9/6/15

Maxwell Amenity Logo

Pitchcare Shortlisted

Maxwell Amenity is shortlisted for two awards at the Shropshire Business Awards 2015.

in Pitchcare News - on 9/6/15

Summer turf management 1 mr

Summer disease control

Summer outbreaks of Fusarium may not cause the large-scale damage seen in winter, but, at a time when all players expect the very best possible greens...

in Golf - on 9/6/15


Fantasy Football Winners

Pitchcare and Weidenmann Fantasy Football Winners 2014/15

in Football - on 9/6/15


Ants in Turf

Ants are abundant insects in most gardens and often cause concern, but they are a nuisance rather than a damaging pest.

in Pests & Diseases - on 8/6/15


Ladybirds on the march

World’s most invasive ladybird is consolidating its presence in the country and is responsible for the decline of seven native species, scientists say...

in Pests & Diseases - on 8/6/15