January 2016 (Page 2)

CC 1200

Charterhouse at BTME

Self-propulsion seemed to be the order of the day on the Charterhouse Turf Machinery stand at BTME 2016.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 25/1/16

Nick Darking   25 Years

Nick Darking's 25 years

1989 was a memorable year. The Berlin Wall came down; Duran Duran were top of the hit parade; Arsenal also won the league; Sky TV was launched in the...

in Industry News - on 24/1/16

PortVale Denis2

Port Vale's sad loss

Port Vale have said a fond farewell to hugely respected and popular groundsman Denis Dawson

in Industry News - on 24/1/16

FrankNewberry2015 1

Joe and Harry and You 1

Pitchcare Trainer and Motivational Speaker Frank Newberry outlines how your personal professional development can be helped greatly by the efforts of Joe...

in Consultancy - on 24/1/16

SpOtless 4x5

ICL launch new products

ICL has kick-started 2016 by expanding its product portfolio after announcing the launch of four new formulations.

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 23/1/16

Trilo BTME 2016

New beginning for Trilo

Vanmac bv is no stranger to the UK market with their range of TRILO Blowers & Vacs. But at BTME 2016 they announced they would be selling their full product...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 23/1/16

Heathrow Green Spaces CGI 1 Colne Valley

Heathrow green spaces

Heathrow has today unveiled new images of how expansion at the airport could create a “once in a generation” £105m investment in public green spaces...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 22/1/16

ProNitro 50 seeds

Johnsons reveals ProNitro

Launched at BTME 2016 ProNitro®, Johnsons Sports Seeds’ new 4G seed coat technology, is considered to be the ‘next generation’ of seed technology....

in Turf & Grass Seed - on 22/1/16

Cartmel Track

Cartmel Racecourse

Petite track dimensions make preparing ground for an expanding and increasingly popular fixture list at Cartmel a challenge, but Head Groundsman Gary Sharp...

in People - on 22/1/16

Turf App 2

New GreenCast Turf App

A new mobile-phone App from Syngenta has given greenkeepers and turf managers the opportunity to maintain their spray records simply and effectively and...

in Industry News - on 21/1/16

Limagrain MM50 Alison

Limagrain's MM50

Limagrain has once again set the standard after announcing the addition of a new ryegrass - which is set to be part of the acclaimed MM50 grass seed mixture....

in Turf & Grass Seed - on 21/1/16

Amenity Forum


The Amenity Sprayer Operator of the Year 2016 Awards was launched at BTME Harrogate this week (19 January). It is the second year of the prestigious Awards,...

in Industry News - on 21/1/16

Carlisle United

Carlisle pitch perfect

The Cumbrians will return to Brunton Park on Saturday for the first time since the floods and will be celebrating a plum FA Cup tie if they can beat Yeovil....

in Football - on 20/1/16

Court.jpg pwrt3

Horses ruin golf course

GOLF club chiefs are suing an Inverclyde landowner after their course was churned up by around a dozen escaped horses.

in Golf - on 20/1/16

CLS Sports targets North West "powerhouse"

CLS Sports targets NW

Sports contractor CLS Sports is powering into the North West region under its programme of national expansion.

in Consultancy - on 20/1/16


Methody fairs well ...

Founded by the Methodist Church 150 years ago, Methodist College Belfast provides a grammar school education for the youngsters of the region, with sport...

in Football - on 20/1/16

Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium

World Cup on artificial

The World Cup final will be played on a part-synthetic pitch for the first time in history after British firm SIS Pitches won the contract to lay the surface...

in Football - on 19/1/16

Go with the Ultraflo when hydrophobic conditions strike the course


Rain may fall in bucket-loads but if the sward turns hydrophobic it'll be like water off a duck's back. Having Vitax Ultraflo Advance in your programme...

in Golf - on 19/1/16

CLS Sports

CLS Sports in West Mids

Grassroots sport in the West Midlands will gain a welcome boost this spring when freshly created playing fields come on stream to counter lost provision. Specialist...

in Consultancy - on 19/1/16

Leighton Buzzard 5

Arrow Briteliner

Year-round golf can prove a double-edged sword when winter wear threatens to wreck playing conditions in spring and summer.

in Golf - on 18/1/16