Football Pitch Renovation

Observing Football Pitch Renovation

We were invited to spend the day observing and helping the end of season pitch renovations out at Northampton Town FC. Head groundsman Paul Knowles had arranged for the grass to be taken up in order to remove unwanted grass varieties such as annual meadow grass which have built up over the season. A layer […]

Grass Disease Diagnosis

Grass Disease Diagnosis

A bit of grass disease diagnosis. Looks like red thread.Red thread is a fungal diseases usually found when the turf does not contain enough nitrogen. It is usually easily treated with a good quality nitrogen based fertiliser.

Football Ground Work

Football Ground Work

Tonight we are helping out Paul Knowles and Greenbay Grounds Maintenance at Northampton Town Football club. We’re getting the ground ready and tending the pitch at half time and after the game.