Issue Number 65 (Page 2)


Drainage problems

When times are hard, one activity that often gets put aside is attention to land drainage - and this is unwise, for drainage problems rapidly compound...

in Drainage & Irrigation - on 10/3/16

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Joe and Harry and You II

Pitchcare Trainer and Motivational Speaker Frank Newberry concludes his two-part article on how your personal and professional development can be helped...

in Consultancy - on 9/3/16

29th Jan pitch mown

Abi, Des and Harry too...

In his second article since taking over the contract to maintain the pitch at Shrewsbury Town FC, Pitchcare MD, Dave Saltman, reports on a period that...

in Football - on 7/3/16

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Awash with Legislation

Many greenkeepers are becoming increasingly concerned about compliance with legislation applicable to them, and do not wish to run foul of the law. Some...

in Industry News - on 5/3/16

hazardous waste

Chemical products labels

We all use chemicals to help us in our daily lives. There are strict regulations to make sure that the chemicals we use are safely packaged and labelled,...

in Industry News - on 2/3/16


Q&A with Brian Mckendrick

Brian Innes Mckendrick - anything with an ‘F’ in it is pleasurable - let’s just leave it there, shall we!

in Golf - on 2/3/16

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Craigielaw Golf Club

Craigielaw Golf Club’s Head Greenkeeper, Brian Mckendrick, once made parts for combat aircraft. Now he plies his trade at one of Scotland’s golf coast’s...

in Golf - on 2/3/16

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Pesticide (mis)use take 2

Pitchcare’s Alice Northrop continues her investigations into just who is responsible for the policing of professional pesticides. Spurred on by the responses...

in Industry News - on 27/2/16

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No crumbs of comfort!

The weather through January and into February continued to be challenging for everyone involved in getting turf ready for play. The continual bombardment...

in Editorial - on 26/2/16

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Is it the new asbestos?

With the RFU reportedly committing £50m to one hundred 3G floodlit pitches for the grassroots game over the next four-years, and the FA similarly beginning...

in Industry News - on 18/2/16