September 2018 (Page 1)

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Be Pitch Perfect with SCH

The pressure is on for sports ground professionals to create the perfect playing surface whilst sticking to a budget – not always an easy task

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 30/9/18


New demonstration Guru

A stop by the Charterhouse Turf Machinery (CTM) stand at Saltex is a great port of call to see a vast array of equipment for the care of both natural and...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 30/9/18

Koro FTM

Campey return to NEC

Throughout the year Campey products have made an impact at major sporting events including the use of the Air 2G2 GT Air Inject in the build-up to the...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 29/9/18

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Hackney Marshes makeover

Working in partnership with the Football Foundation, England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) and other funders, Hackney Council have overhauled the facilities...

in Football - on 29/9/18


BLEC set to impress

It has been a very busy year for BLEC, appointing dealers, streamlining manufacture and product ranges. Continuing at full steam into the autumn, BLEC...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 28/9/18

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Reesink 1st Product deal

Reesink Turfcare is delighted to announce it has secured the exclusive UK distribution rights for a specialist range of tractor mounted aeration equipment...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 28/9/18

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Rain Bird appointment

Matt Gilks has been appointed by Rain Bird Europe as Golf Sales Specialist for the UK and Ireland.

in People - on 28/9/18

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Better Never Stops

Son of Alan and owner of perhaps the most handsome beard ever to feature in Pitchcare, Finborough School’s Head Groundsman, Rory Ferguson, is excited...

in Football - on 28/9/18


CubCadet fixed head mower

Following on from their hugely successful INFINICUT® Floating Head Mower, Cub Cadet are launching a new range of INFINICUT Fixed HeadTM mowers at the...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 27/9/18


DLF focus on prevention

DLF Seeds market leading amenity and sport turf mixtures, from both the Johnson's Sport Seeds and Masterline portfolios, will ensure turf professionals...

in Turf & Grass Seed - on 27/9/18


Major new fears over 3G

Major new fears have emerged about the environmental toll of 3G pitches on generations to come, with a television documentary having revealed that there...

in Football - on 27/9/18


Ipswich GC sign new deal

Ipswich Golf Club has signed a fourth five-year exclusive supplier agreement with turf equipment manufacturer, Ransomes Jacobsen. Local dealer, Bartram...

in Golf - on 26/9/18

Kubota L2 Series

Kubota premium L2 Series

Take your performance to the next level this autumn with the launch of Kubota UK’s new premium specification L2 Series tractors, designed to provide...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 26/9/18

Blairgowrie (Rosemount)

The winning formula

Brian Scott, Course Manager at the Rosemount course at Blairgowrie Golf Club in Perthshire, Scotland, believes that the success of his greens is largely...

in Golf - on 26/9/18

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Young guns go for it

Overcoming adversity can make or break a new team. When Royal Windsor Racecourse had to abandon a meeting in May 2017 after horses slipped on the far bend,...

in Equestrian - on 26/9/18

North Luffenham Golf Club

North Luffenham to close

An East Midlands golf club is to close down early next year amid rumours that it will be converted into housing, after its membership fell to just 75

in Golf - on 25/9/18


Nest hatches first phase!

The first phase of The Nest, Norwich City Community Sports Foundation’s new community hub, was officially opened by Norwich City midfielder, Louis Thompson...

in Football - on 25/9/18

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Next-gen SURE-Trak System

GreenMech will use APF 2018 to launch their next generation SURE-Trak System (Patent Pending). Ever since its introduction in 2002, the SAFE-Trak19-28...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 25/9/18

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Anthracnose likely!

As grass plants have experienced extreme droughts this summer greenkeepers are reminded to act now before disease onset this autumn

in Pests & Diseases - on 24/9/18


STIHL KombiSystem

STIHL have further expanded their PRO cordless range with the introduction of the KMA 130 R KombiEngine.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 24/9/18