Issue Number 28 (Page 3)


2009 will be remembered for a number of different reasons, the main one being our failed economy pushing many to the edge of financial crisis.

in Industry News - on 14/1/10

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Cogenhoe - here we go!

Brian Foley, Head Groundsman at Compton Park in Northamptonshire - the home of Cogenhoe United FC, was recently crowned as FA Groundsman of the Year 2009...

in Football - on 13/1/10


The Going Stick

During a year long trial, in 2007, the GoingStick was used by all 58 turf racecourses in the UK for 24 and 48 hour declarations and race day readings of...

in Equestrian - on 11/1/10


Victor Meldrew (aka Peter Britton) is alive and well and heading for Scotsturf!

in Best of the Rest - on 10/1/10


Flooded Pitch

The torrential rainfall in November, that saw the Cumbrian town of Cockermouth flooded for the first time in living memory - in places up to six feet deep,...

in Football - on 6/1/10

Twenty Questions with Kiel Barrett

Kiel Barrett - appears to be a big fan of peri-peri chicken, pigeons and cheerleaders!

in People - on 6/1/10


You give me Fever!

Larvae of the Bibionidae - the St Mark’s Fly and the Fever Fly - cause damage to turf by feeding on the roots and reducing water and nutrient uptake. Dr...

in Consultancy - on 5/1/10