March 2019 (Page 3)


SCH's Entrepreneur

In 1987, entrepreneur Andrew Rodwell noticed a gap in the market when he became frustrated at the lack of suitable lawn care attachments to fit to his...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 15/3/19

Ulsta Gaa

Statement - Casement Park

Ulster GAA has welcomed correspondence received from the Department for Infrastructure this week, which says that in the absence of a Minister, the Department...

in Football - on 15/3/19

Warm-Ups Damage

Warm-ups regulations

They cause a great deal of damage to the playing surface, and the problem needs to be addressed. Do the regulations require amending? Do we need more precise...

in Industry News - on 15/3/19

3g Pitch Blackpool

New 3G pitch in Blackpool

A new third generation (3G) artificial grass pitch (AGP), which was opened at Unity Academy for Blackpool recently, is set to support 20 new female football...

in Football - on 14/3/19

Carpet Or Grass

Baseball Ground mud bath!

Today’s Premier League football pitches resemble carpets more than grass, with hardly a blade out of place even after 90 minutes of action.

in Football - on 14/3/19

Royal Birkdale

Toro saves water

Royal Birkdale Golf Club has saved 25 percent on water consumption during the 2018 heatwave thanks to Toro.

in Golf - on 13/3/19

Fleishmann Electric 5 Deck Mower (1)

Campey Go Green

Campey Turf Care Systems is giving turf professionals a green solution to mowing with the introduction of the Fleischmann Electric 5 Deck mower.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 13/3/19

Backlapping 3

How To - back-lapping

In this next video in the How To series, Jonny Bowker from JA Bowker, shows us how to back-lap a pedestrian cylinder mower.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 13/3/19

Limagrain At Witham Hall  (1)

Keeping it in the family

After a recommendation from his father Keith, Alex Exton, head groundsman at Witham Hall in Lincolnshire, claims he has not looked back since using a range...

in Cricket - on 12/3/19

Stuart-antell La Manga Club

New Groundsman - La Manga

With its six first-class grass cricket pitches now established - and in great demand - the prestigious La Manga Club, in Murcia, wasted little time in...

in Cricket - on 12/3/19

ICL Reveal Three-year Wetting Agent Project 1

Wetting agent project

Producing the top-quality turf needed for high-level sports requires a keen focus on turf maintenance and inputs. All applications of water and nutrients...

in Industry News - on 11/3/19

Newport-County-FC Mark-Jones-2

Q&A with Mark Jones

Mark Jones - he’s a busy guy who can’t live without his phone

in Football - on 11/3/19

Newport-County-FC Dragons V Leinster 01

Trying to make his Mark

After an early start and a long drive from Oldham, Lee Williams pulls up outside Rodney Parade Stadium situated in the centre of Newport, South Wales....

in Football - on 11/3/19

Warwick School New 3G Rugby Pitch By SIS Pitches 2

3G pitch in Warwick

SIS Pitches installs new synthetic all-weather pitch at the historic independent school

in Rugby - on 10/3/19

Chester Racecourse

Green light for Chester

Chester Race Company is closing in on a start date for its £100m redevelopment, with three planning applications set for approval

in Equestrian - on 10/3/19

Aberdeen FC

Aberdeen FC wins

Scottish Premier League club Aberdeen FC has secured the legal go-ahead for its plans to build a new £50m stadium.

in Football - on 9/3/19

The Charterhouse Team Pictured At BTME 2019

Charterhouse joins BIGGA

Charterhouse Turf Machinery has joined forces with the British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association to provide educational opportunities for golf...

in Golf - on 9/3/19

Dumbarnie Links A Drone Image

Dumbarnie is on course

Dumbarnie Links is a brand new 18-hole golf course development on the south coast of Fife that is set to be open for play by spring 2020. The 165ha development...

in Golf - on 8/3/19

Curragh Racecourse Artists Impression

Curragh redevelopment

Check out the latest behind the scenes footage of the redevelopment of the Curragh racecourse, which will see the creation of world-class facilities on...

in Equestrian - on 8/3/19

GKB Topair (2)

GKB Deliver 4ft Topair

The Worker Is King, machines that meet the exact expectations and demands of the customer

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 8/3/19