Turf and Sports Pitch Maintenance Planner
Plan your work schedule for the year with Horticulture Week’s month-by-month guide to essential maintenance and management tasks for turf and sports facilities such as bowling greens , cricket pitches , football pitches , rugby pitches , golf courses , lawns and other recreational and fine turf.
Jobs should only be undertaken when ground and weather conditions are suitable and will vary according to location and may vary significantly from year to year. While the year nicely divides into 12 months, activities often overlap.
With staffing becoming increasingly problematic, Neville Stein looks at the alternatives to finding good recruits.
Mowers, turf care, battery equipment, seeds, arboriculture kit and weed control will all see a wide range of new releases at Saltex, Sally Drury reports.
This year's Saltex show at the NEC in Birmingham offers something for everyone, says Sally Drury.
These machines have advanced rapidly over recent years but what does the future hold? Sally Drury looks ahead.