December 2016 (page 2)

A   Daniel Lightfoot

Sprayer set-up

Winter disease attacks can have devastating effects that will last right through to next spring and summer, resulting in lower player satisfaction and...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 23/12/16

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Sheldon Bonner recovering

Over the course of the next few days the December/January issue of the Pitchcare magazine will land. This issue features Sheldon Bonner, Head Groundsman...

in Industry News - on 22/12/16


Rio golf course troubles

Rio de Janeiro's Olympic golf course took three years to build as the project was slowed down by environmental lawsuits, Brazilian bureaucracy and stop-and-start...

in Golf - on 22/12/16

Training Guide 2017[1]

Lantra joins Reesink

Reesink Turfcare is delighted to be working with Lantra, the national awarding organisation, to provide its biggest range of vocational training for land-based...

in Training & Education - on 22/12/16


RCA are European finalist

RCA Showcase Awards 2016 shortlisted for Best Association Awards Event at the European Association Awards 2017, hosted by Global Conference Network in...

in Industry News - on 21/12/16


Les Saunders retires

After nearly 35 happy years, our Sales & Marketing Director, Les Saunders has decided it’s time to retire from his day to day duties, his last day being...

in Industry News - on 21/12/16

Air2G2 at Castle Stuart GC

Air2G2 and Dakota at BTME

Campey Turf Care Systems are proud to showcase the award winning Air2G2 alongside the Dakota 310, Imants ShockWave and KORO FIELDTOPMAKER on stand B58

in Industry News - on 21/12/16

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Keeping in shape!

With grammar schools firmly back on the Government’s agenda, one such establishment has been educating the youngsters of Northern Ireland - and further...

in Cricket - on 21/12/16

TurfBreeze @ Wembley

TurfBreeze fan Wembley

The installation of eight TurfBreeze fans at Wembley has allowed FA Head of Grounds and Estates, Alan Ferguson, to seize control of the stadium’s micro-climate...

in Football - on 20/12/16

LittleWonder brushcutter

It’s Little Wonder ...

George Browns, the well-known agricultural and groundscare equipment dealers with six branches across Bedfordshire, Northants, Buckinghamshire and Essex,...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 20/12/16

Kubota sets wheels in motion for BTME

Kubota set for BTME

Kubota UK will be showcasing its extensive range of high performance groundcare solutions to the industry’s leading turf professionals at BTME 2017

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 19/12/16


Dennis - Star of Galaxy

Shaun Ilten, Director of Turf & Grounds at the StubHub Center, has had the privilege of seeing some of Britain’s greatest stars grace the turf at the...

in Football - on 19/12/16

Meloidogyne gall on turf roots (2)

Root-knot Nematodes

Recent findings of the regulated root-knot nematode, Meloidogyne fallax, at several locations in England have prompted the production of a new guide on...

in Pests & Diseases - on 19/12/16

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Duncan Ross's BTME return

Duncan Ross Ltd are proud to offer an expanded list of services at BTME 2017, now including fairway renovations alongside side their expertise in land...

in Industry News - on 18/12/16

Shepherd's Bush   Pete Webdale

PlayFootball wins award

PlayFootball Shepherd’s Bush has won MyLocalPitch’s 'Outstanding London Sports Venue Award' for November 2016

in Football - on 18/12/16

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Turbo launch from GF

Italian mower manufacturer Gianni Ferrari launch two brand new machines within their Turbo and Turbo Z ranges, with the new units becoming the highest...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 17/12/16

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Clive's first in industry

Reesink Turfcare’s Clive Pinnock who has been in the industry for over 32 years is the first in the turfcare sector to achieve a level four in the Landbased...

in Training & Education - on 16/12/16

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ICL aid Leigh Sports

Keith Porter, Head Groundsman at Leigh Sports Village in Greater Manchester, has praised ICL for meeting his exceptionally high standards

in Football - on 16/12/16


Cricket's epicentre?

Ahead of the day/night Test between Austrailia and Pakistan in Brisbane, Nasser Hussain offered this amusing homage to cricket groundstaff

in Cricket - on 16/12/16

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Hereford back on track!

It’s rare for a sports facility to re-open after a closure, but Hereford Racecourse is now firmly part of the jumps racing circuit again, thanks to a...

in Equestrian - on 16/12/16