Magazine - Golf (Page 14)
14 Apr 2016 - Golf - Lucy Nicholls
Portlethen Golf Club is maturing into one of the most popular parkland courses in the North East of Scotland. To give its 800 plus members the best course possible, course manager Neil Sadler relies on products from ICL.
Limestone and Gypsum - understanding your options
12 Apr 2016 - Golf - Jim Miller - Issue 65 - February / March 2016
A former Golf Course Superintendent, Jim Miller fully understands the benefits calcium can bring to the soil, but suggests that traditional methods of application have now been overtaken by more modern methods
9 Apr 2016 - Golf - Karl Hansell
BIGGA members are being invited to help shape the education programme that will be delivered at Europe’s largest convention dedicated to the turf management industry, BTME 2017.
Mole Ploughing - always closed ... to rarely closed
8 Apr 2016 - Golf - Rob Bayliss - Issue 65 - February / March 2016 - 4 comments
Rob Bayliss, Course Manager at Weymouth Golf Club, offers a practical guide to mole ploughing and the benefits it has brought to his course
7 Apr 2016 - Golf - Rosie Duckworth
Already an exclusive Toro user, when the need arose for a new rough mower and sprayer, Simon Plummer, course manager at Wiltshire’s Ogbourne Downs Golf Club, looked no further and opted for the Toro Groundsmaster 4500-D and the Multi Pro 1750-D sprayer.
6 Apr 2016 - Golf - Rosie Duckworth
This year Toro’s Student Greenkeeper of the Year Awards will become two awards in one; offering, for the first time, a second category, for students aged 20 years and under.
Weymouth Golf Club - driven by the membership
6 Apr 2016 - Golf - Peter Britton - Issue 65 - February / March 2016
When I first contacted Rob Bayliss, Course Manager at Weymouth Golf Club in west Dorset, his immediate reaction was “We are only a small club. I’m not sure I’ve got much to talk about that your readers would find interesting.” As it transpires, Rob had plenty to discuss, and it would seem that the membership is high on his priorities
5 Apr 2016 - Golf - Editorial
Spot the Ball competition: 2016 Masters
4 Apr 2016 - Golf - External source
An apprentice greenkeeper at the Royal Liverpool Golf Club, Hoylake, has been crowned Reaseheath College’s ‘Apprentice of the Year’.
2 Apr 2016 - Golf - Peter Driver
Performance really does matter for the 21 delegates who attended the fourth BIGGA Future Turf Managers’ Initiative (FTMI), made possible by Jacobsen, which took place recently at their European headquarters in Ipswich
Empowering the members
2 Apr 2016 - Golf - Steve Thompson - Issue 65 - February / March 2016
John O’Gaunt greenkeeper, Steve Thompson, suggests there are some simple ways to get the members involved in conservation and ecology, and all will bring benefits to the club
1 Apr 2016 - Golf - Editor
April Sports Pitch Maintenance Diaries
31 Mar 2016 - Golf - Jennifer Denby
As part of a £3/4 million turfcare machinery investment, Kent’s Littlestone Golf Club is welcoming 17 new, state-of-the-art Toros, in a move that will further enhance its status as one of South East England’s premier golfing venues.
29 Mar 2016 - Golf - Martin Inglis
Two of the longest serving greenkeepers in the UK are set to retire after devoting almost 100 years between them to their respective clubs.
29 Mar 2016 - Golf - Peter Driver
The second Leading Edge event - the Desert Series - a unique educational, networking and social event for club and course managers - took place at The Emirates Golf Club in Dubai.
Winning formula at Wincanton
29 Mar 2016 - Golf - Jane Carley - Issue 65 - February / March 2016
Attention to detail and a ‘fine turf mentality’ amongst the grounds team are reaping benefits for trainers running their horses at Wincanton Racecourse
28 Mar 2016 - Golf - Catherine Holmes
Golf course superintendents and sports field managers from across the Gulf Region gathered in Dubai to learn more about the sustainable qualities and management practices of seashore paspalum
27 Mar 2016 - Golf - Yvonne Alexander
Modry Las Golf Club has been named Poland's best golf course for the third time at the country's premier golf awards ceremony
25 Mar 2016 - Golf - Lucy Nicholls
The Blairgowrie Golf Club in Perthshire, Scotland, has reported successful results from regular applications of a range of ICL products to its two championship golf courses