June 2018 (Page 4)


Seagulls' 3G opened

John Penrose, MP for Weston-super-Mare, officially opened a state-of-the-art third generation (3G) artificial grass pitch (AGP) for Weston-super-Mare AFC...

in Football - on 12/6/18

Edgbaston Priory Club chafer grubs

Emergency Authorisation

An Emergency Authorisation has been granted for the use of the Syngenta insecticide, Acelepryn, for the control of chafer grubs and leatherjacket on golf...

in Industry News - on 11/6/18

Reesink Blairgowrie GC

Toro at Blairgowrie GC

Every day is tournament day at Blairgowrie Golf Club, says managing secretary, Steven Morgan, and for that reason the club has invested in a partnership...

in Golf - on 11/6/18


David becomes Kubota MD

With over 28 years of leadership experience, David Hart brings a wealth of knowledge and experience of the agricultural and construction industries.

in Industry News - on 11/6/18

Nathan Hume - North Weald Airfield 4

Nathan clear for takeoff!

Nathan Hume will be flying off to Louisville in Kentucky in October, as part of his reward for winning the Amenity Forum Sprayer Operator of the Year....

in Industry News - on 11/6/18


Village plans released

Designs for The Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Village, released this week, show that the Games will leave behind both a sporting and a housing...

in Athletics - on 10/6/18

Stihl Bluetooth Ear Protectors Cropped

STIHL ear protectors

STIHL has added to its range of high quality face and ear protective equipment with the introduction of its new bluetooth ear protectors with...

in Industry News - on 10/6/18

Steven Nixon (far Left) And Stephen Bernhard (far Right) With The BIGGA Delegation 2018

Bernhard partner BIGGA

Bernhard and Company has become the latest turf industry organisation to formalise its support of members of the British & International Golf Greenkeepers...

in Golf - on 10/6/18

Glenn Kirby 4 Mr

Making Light Work

New Ryder turf pigment technology from Syngenta offers the chance to instantly enhance the colour and visual appearance of turf, along with exciting properties...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 9/6/18

SportsBeat WembleyPlayOnThePitch 67

Margate greenkeeper wins

A Margate greenkeeper got the chance to captain England at Wembley in a once-in-a-lifetime experience

in Football - on 9/6/18

Evan Flint And Staff

In like Flint!

It’s official. Newlands is the best cricket ground in South Africa! Not only is the venue one of the most picturesque in the world - sitting at the foot...

in Cricket - on 9/6/18

Dennis Waterloo Championships 2

Dennis & SISIS; Waterloo

The Dennis FT510 and SISIS Dart are currently helping Mark Audin prepare the green at the Waterloo Hotel, Blackpool, for the biggest national tournament...

in Bowls - on 8/6/18


Lord's designs unveiled

Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) has unveiled the spectacular designs that will form the next phase of the Masterplan to redevelop Lord’s; the new Compton...

in Cricket - on 8/6/18

Acorn Tractor Training Day

Charterhouse get hands on

Newly appointed BLEC dealer, Acorn Tractors from Derbyshire, recently joined forces with staff from Charterhouse Turf Machinery (CTM) for an in-depth training...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 8/6/18

Fenners-cricket Match

Captains fantastic!

It is said that it was at the University of Cambridge’s cricket ground Fenner’s that the very first ‘striping of grass’ was publicly conducted,...

in Cricket - on 8/6/18

WC Cover Web

GEO's 'beat plastic' aim

Collective leadership will advance golf’s role in fostering nature, supporting communities and conserving resources, with specific view to help ‘Beat...

in Golf - on 7/6/18


Aberdeen build to begin

Aberdeen Football Club’s new £50 million ground is a step closer after it awarded the first in a series of construction contracts for phase one of the...

in Football - on 7/6/18

Andrew Kerr

New Master Greenkeepers

From London to Connecticut, two members of the British and International Golf Greenkeepers Association are celebrating after achieving their Master Greenkeeper...

in Golf - on 6/6/18

Weeds - Amenity Forum

Fact, fiction & weeds

We live in a world of instant communication and 24 hour news. The power of social media means any story can be transmitted instantly by the press of a...

in Industry News - on 6/6/18


Worst in Scotland!

Hamilton's pitch at the SuperSeal Stadium has been branded the worst of Scotland's 42 senior clubs following a survey of the nation's professionals

in Football - on 6/6/18