Issue Number 3 (Page 1)

CULTIVATION TECHNIQUES – Implementing an optimum programme

In the first part of this two-part article, Martyn Jones, National Turfgrass Foundation, reviewed techniques in identifying soil physical problems. In...

in Training & Education - on 25/2/06

Restricting drainage outfall from reconstructed football pitches

The intention of secondary drainage installation on football pitches is to remove surface water as quickly as possible. Throughout the wet winters the...

in Consultancy - on 5/12/05

Leatherjackets

Leatherjackets

Leatherjackets are the second most widespread pest problem on golf courses in the UK and Ireland (Mann, 2003) and throughout the majority of Europe. Unfortunately,...

in Consultancy - on 3/12/05

Earthworms: Friend or Foe?

Horticulturalists the world over have been encouraging earthworms in the soil for years, but the turfgrass industry has always seen them as a pest. Why...

in Consultancy - on 30/11/05

Sport for all-Where to find funding for sport

Funding for sport

The Government’s strategy to get the population more physically active is filtering through to grass-roots sport, where aspects of local provision such...

in Industry News - on 15/11/05