February 2019 (Page 3)


Hottest summer on record

With one of the hottest summers on record last year, Ashridge Golf Club in Hertfordshire has reaped the benefits of a new Toro irrigation system, installed...

in Golf - on 14/2/19


The STIGA ZT 7132 T Mower

STIGA has been the 'go to' mower manufacturer for the discerning professional for over 80 year.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 13/2/19

Scamper On Bowling Green

Deep aeration cures

Heavy downpours of rain on compacted grass areas on sports pitches, bowling greens, golf courses and amenity areas can leave standing water, rendering...

in Golf - on 13/2/19


Progress and importance

Lee Williams looks at progressions in aeration and offers a timely reminder of why it remains such an important procedure in the turf maintenance...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 13/2/19

H2Pro SaltSmart2

New H2Pro SaltSmart

ICL has announced the launch of an exciting new addition to its leading range of H2Pro wetting agents – H2Pro “SaltSmart”.

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 12/2/19

Darren Sammy Stadium

‘Starburst’ outfield

Television viewers watching the action from the Darren Sammy stadium in Gros Islet may have been struck by the unusual way the outfield has been cut, mown...

in Cricket - on 12/2/19


Ransomes chosen for Espoo

Espoo, the second largest city in Finland after Helsinki, has chosen Ransomes to maintain its extensive parkland areas as well as school and nursery green...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 11/2/19


Q&A with Ian Trantum

Ian Trantum - he’d like to sing Gentle On My Mind no doubt!

in People - on 11/2/19


An atomic fusion

Culcheth Sports Club, near Warrington in Cheshire, provides a wide range of sporting and social activities for the local community. A former Department...

in Multi-sports venues - on 11/2/19

Royal Cromer

Toro's the solution.

Royal Cromer Golf Club in North Norfolk is a classic example of the benefits combining Toro irrigation and machinery can bring to a course.

in Golf - on 10/2/19

Macclesfield Town

Mansfield match saved

When the pitch at the One Call Stadium froze solid ahead of last weekend's match, the head groundsman camme up with a unique solution. But how do you defrost...

in Football - on 10/2/19

Cecil George

Tribute to Cecil

Local golfers have been saddened by the death of Cecil George, the respected long-time greenkeeper at Lenzie Golf Club.

in Golf - on 9/2/19

IMG 5829

Camsaw as distributor

Etesia UK has announced a new partnership with Camsaw Ltd, which will see the County Laois based business exclusively distribute Pellenc battery powered...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 9/2/19

Summer irrigation mr

The next chapter for Lynx

Lynx Smart two-wire system expands capabilities of central control system

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 8/2/19

New John Deere GPS PrecisionSprayer A

Precision sprayer launch

John Deere is revolutionising spraying applications on amenity turf with the new GPS PrecisionSprayer, available exclusively for use with the ProGator...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 8/2/19

TRP Scores Again

TRP scores again

Leading structural engineering specialist TRP Consulting will help create Europe’s most advanced football training ground after being appointed to the...

in Football - on 8/2/19

Chorley-GC Blue-sky

Towers above the rest

Founded in 1897, Chorley Golf Club has developed a reputation of being one of the finest golf courses in the area and recent improvements to both the course...

in Golf - on 8/2/19


Jacobson supports student

James Walker, a graduate of the African Turf Academy in Pretoria, South Africa, has praised Jacobsen for its commitment to education and helping to launch...

in Golf - on 7/2/19

Stephen Criddle OBE Principal And CEO - South Devon College Offically Opens The South Devon College Sports Centre (1)

New Sports Centre opens

A state-of-the-art sports centre including a Football Foundation funded third generation (3G) artificial grass pitch (AGP), was officially opened at South...

in Football - on 7/2/19


Alice Dye dies at 91

Matriarch of renowned golf course design family served as first female ASGCA president.

in Golf - on 7/2/19