Magazine - Golf
5 days ago - Golf - Steve Mitchell
John Deere has launched the brand new A40 and V40 PrecisionCore pedestrian aerators for golf greens and other fine turf areas.
5 days ago - Golf - John Handley
Pitchcare, in conjunction with the RSPB are organising a conservation event to be held at Enville Golf Club on the 18th September 2014.
2 weeks ago - Golf - Kerry Haywood - Issue 56 - August / September 2014
Founded in 1891, Burnham Beeches, South Buckinghamshire, provides a challenging but hugely enjoyable golf course in a beautiful setting on the edge of the historic Burnham Beeches woodland.
2 weeks ago - Golf - James Grundy
Greenkeepers from across the North West gathered at Fairhaven Golf Club Lytham recently for a chance to play the well regarded James Braid designed course.
3 weeks ago - Golf - External source
Barry Bolton is a purposeful, friendly and energetic man. The handshake is firm and talking to him you sense a huge enjoyment of his career which he wants to share.
3 weeks ago - Golf - Charmian Robson
A major order for 11 Gianni Ferrari model T4 professional mower collectors from a large Scottish local authority continues the success The Double A Trading Company have had with Gianni Ferrari for over 10 years.
Greens Mowers - Turf Roller Selection
3 weeks ago - Golf - Ian Mitchell - Issue 55 - June / July 2014
Senior Training Technician at Cutting Edge Training, Ian Mitchell, discusses the importance of selecting the correct roller from the range of options available to today’s fine turf manager
3 weeks ago - Golf - Yvonne Alexander
Kingsbarns Golf Links is delighted to announce its selection to host the Ricoh Women’s British Open in 2017.
3 weeks ago - Golf - Steve Mitchell
Privately owned Matfen Hall Hotel, Golf and Spa near Newcastle has made its first significant machinery fleet purchase for four years, with the acquisition of five new golf course mowers from dealer Greenlay at Cramlington in Northumberland, John Deere’s longest serving turf dealership in the UK.
3 weeks ago - Golf - Tony Hawkins
The Mantis BunkerMaster is what every Greenkeeper needs. It’s the perfect solution for bunkers and around tees and greens.
4 weeks ago - Golf - Louise Prettyman
The Renaissance Golf Club nestles on 300 acres of the famous golfing coastline of the Firth of Forth. Tom Doak was hired to create a world-class course whilst showcasing the natural features of the area. It was opened in April 2008 and was founded on respect for the traditions of the game - the condition of the course is paramount and their motto is to have the ‘best course condition in the UK’.
4 weeks ago - Golf - Rosie Duckworth
Overlooking Blackmore Vale on the border of Dorset and Somerset, Sherborne Golf Club in Dorset is opting for trouble-free mowing by renewing with Toro for a second five-year exclusivity agreement.
Chiltern Forest - Rising to the challenge...
18 Aug 2014 - Golf - Peter Britton - Issue 55 - June / July 2014
Chiltern Forest Golf Club occupies an undulating and north facing position in the Aylesbury Vale and provides a tough challenge for golfers and greenkeepers alike. Head Greenkeeper Steven Horwood explains more
17 Aug 2014 - Golf - Val Graham
A new Wiedenmann Terra Spike GXi 8HD deep tine aerator has become an instant success with the world’s oldest golfing society.
16 Aug 2014 - Golf - Rosie Duckworth
Nottinghamshire Golf and Country Club, Otterbine, Lely
15 Aug 2014 - Golf - Val Graham
When it comes to rough management, the team at the traditional links course of Luffness New GC at Aberlady, East Lothian reckon their Wiedenmann Super 600 has saved them huge amounts of time and effort. Last season they saved upwards of ten weeks which they hope to repeat when they start using their machine again shortly.
St Pierre Park - Shayne's World!
14 Aug 2014 - Golf - Kerry Haywood - Issue 55 - June / July 2014
A friendly relaxed atmosphere, combined with the beautifully landscaped course, makes playing golf a memorable experience for all guests at St Pierre Park Hotel & Golf Resort, Guernsey.
The Vocation that is Greenkeeping
8 Aug 2014 - Golf - Declan Branigan - Issue 55 - June / July 2014 - 1 comment
Greenkeeping, since the advent of golf, is considered by many who play the game to be the ideal occupation for those who favour an outdoor job where the stresses and strains of society in general can be left at the door of the workplace. However, Golf Course Agronomist, Declan Branigan, suggests that all that glistens is not gold!
7 Aug 2014 - Golf - Rosie Duckworth
Gullane Golf Club in East Lothian Scotland has returned to Toro’s greensmowers. The club has recently purchased four Toro Greensmaster TriFlex Hybrid 3420 riding machines, putting its trust back in Toro for all its greens mowing.