Magazine - Golf (Page 11)
15 Aug 2015 - Golf - Rosie Duckworth
London Golf Club workshop manager Dennis Excell is leaving behind the Toro machines he has had the pleasure of working with since his career began and retiring from the club he joined at its very beginning.
12 Aug 2015 - Golf - Rosie Duckworth
Established in 1880, Kingsdown Golf Club is a club with longevity. It is the oldest club in Wiltshire and has outlived all but 12 English clubs, even its greens machines have outlived the competition!
12 Aug 2015 - Golf - Lucy Nicholls
Stoneleigh Deer Park Golf Club is the proud new owner of a Trimax Snake after purchasing the rotary mower ten days before a demonstration was even due to take place.
12 Aug 2015 - Golf - Editor - Issue 61 - June / July 2015
Graham Pickin - balancing height and weight with chocolate and ice cream!
Pickin - his moments
12 Aug 2015 - Golf - Peter Britton - Issue 61 - June / July 2015
Managing a sixty hectare green oasis in the industrial heartland of South Yorkshire requires special skills, especially when it’s a multi-sports venue and you are a qualified greenkeeper.
11 Aug 2015 - Golf - Steve Mitchell
Renowned for its leading greenkeeping and golf course management training and education programmes, which have produced many of the world’s top greenkeepers, SRUC Elmwood Golf Course has recently invested in a new fleet of John Deere and ancillary equipment supplied by local dealer The Double A Trading Company Ltd.
10 Aug 2015 - Golf - Charmian Robson
The AFT Trenchers 45 and AFT Wizz Wheel are set to install a full drainage scheme in the 96-year-old greens at Worcestershire Golf Club, as well as playing a vital part in the installation of a new irrigation system.
8 Aug 2015 - Golf - Rosie Duckworth
Rushmere Golf Club, in Ipswich, Suffolk, has seen a new TYM tractor come on board, marking part of a wider £140k machinery renewal agreement with Lely Turfcare.
8 Aug 2015 - Golf - Rosie Duckworth
Championship hosts Foxhills Club & Resort, situated in 400 acres of Surrey countryside just 20 minutes from Heathrow, is enjoying a new fleet of Toro turfcare equipment following a £780,000 investment.
8 Aug 2015 - Golf - James Hutchinson - Issue 61 - June / July 2015
James Hutchinson, the recently appointed Environmental Officer at The St Andrews Links Trust, discusses how gorse has an effect on our sports grounds and golf courses, its pros and cons, the wildlife benefits and how best to manage it
7 Aug 2015 - Golf - Lucy Nicholls
Over the years, Moortown GC has changed the way they have managed and maintained their rough. Everything from wall to wall cutting through to areas being left all season has been tried over the years. Unfortunately, this has led to a perennial ryegrass invasion for Course Manager Steven Robinson. Having been familiar with Everris products for the entirety of his greenkeeping career, there was only one company he would turn to.
7 Aug 2015 - Golf - Peter Driver
Jacobsen mowing equipment, built at the company’s manufacturing facilities in Ipswich, UK and Charlotte, USA are maintaining the Rio Olympic Golf Course as golf returns to the Olympic Games after a 112-year absence.
Land Drainage - Soil, water and...
6 Aug 2015 - Golf - Bruce Brockway - Issue 61 - June / July 2015
We all know what we mean by ‘soil and water’, but it only refers to two of the three ingredients necessary for plant growth - the third being ‘air’. If you only have the first two, you have a drainage problem!
4 Aug 2015 - Golf - External source
The USGA has named The Country Club in Brookline, The Los Angeles Country Club and Pinehurst Resort & Country Club as the host sites for the 2022, 2023 and 2024 US Open Championships, respectively
3 Aug 2015 - Golf - BIGGA
Now’s your chance to honour the fantastic work of greenkeepers as nominations open for the BIGGA Awards 2015
3 Aug 2015 - Golf - Kevin Whitby
Nigel B Graham, Head Greenkeeper at Shipley Beckfoot Golf Club, turns to Qualibra to help boost the water retention of his soils.
1 Aug 2015 - Golf - Steve Mitchell
Final year graduate student Simon Dexter from Grantham in Lincolnshire has won the 2015 SRUC Elmwood Student of the Year Award, which was sponsored by John Deere for the first time this year.
29 Jul 2015 - Golf - BBC
A citizen science project to study when and where orchids bloom around the UK has already revealed 200 new flowering locations for particular species.
29 Jul 2015 - Golf - Editor - Issue 61 - June / July 2015
Neil Ballingall - don’t leave your golf clubs lying around!