Magazine - Articles in February 2017
4 weeks ago - Industry News - Rosie Duckworth
Of all the management practices used to maintain healthy turf, it can be strongly argued that professional aeration has become the most valuable.
4 weeks ago - Golf - Tony Hawkins
The bunker is all dressed and the preparation completed just before the competition and then down comes the rain. At this time of year, it can be anything from heavy showers to a hard, rain-driving storm and where does that leave you at the end of the day? With a bunker that needs a lot of work.
4 weeks ago - Industry News - Kate Hopkins
Despite the best efforts of storm Doris, there was a very high turnout for the Updating Event presented by the Amenity Forum at the Grove Golf Club at Porthcawl.
4 weeks ago - Industry News - Michael Northcott
Public parks could face a period of decline as local authorities struggle to fund their upkeep, a new report from the Communities and Local Government Select Committee has warned.
4 weeks ago - Cricket - External source
Let groundsmen do their jobs - a reminder of it came from the India-Australia first Test, where the hosts’ insistence upon assistance for spin spectacularly backfired
4 weeks ago - Industry News - Georgie Scott
Reesink Turfcare has been named Marketing Distributor of the Year by Otterbine, whose water aeration management systems Reesink distributes solely in the UK and Ireland.
What a difference one year makes!
4 weeks ago - Editorial - Dave Saltman - Issue 71 - February / March 2017
This time last year I was lamenting the continual barrage of Atlantic storms that came our way, bringing with them large quantities of rainfall
4 weeks ago - Industry News - Tony Hawkins
The Scottish Gamekeepers Association (SGA) has secured an exclusive partnership with all terrain vehicle specialists, Polaris, as the organisation celebrates 20 years of representing gamekeepers.
4 weeks ago - Industry News - External source
Toro is entering the final development phase of a revolutionary turf maintenance machine and is asking turf professionals to help give it a name.
25 Feb 2017 - Industry News - External source
Liverpool FC and Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council (KMBC) have announced joint plans for a proposed redevelopment of the Reds’ Academy site in Kirkby
25 Feb 2017 - Industry News - Steve Mitchell
The 2016 John Deere Classic held in the US has been voted the PGA TOUR’s Tournament of the Year.
24 Feb 2017 - Industry News - Lucy Nicholls
ICL and Syngenta have launched their popular Primo Maxx Ultimate Offers for 2017, which are set to provide turf managers with a combination of great products through a range of extremely cost-effective packages
24 Feb 2017 - Industry News - Max Dodd
A ground-breaking scheme, funded by the National Lottery, will help Newcastle City Council (NCC) to develop and test a new funding, management and maintenance model for 33 of the city’s parks and allotments (over 400 hectares of land).
24 Feb 2017 - Golf - Georgie Scott
Toro brought in to help club tend 45-holes across two different sites.
The grass is always Greenore!
24 Feb 2017 - Golf - Chris McCullough - Issue 70 - December / January 2016 / 2017
Situated on the Cooley Peninsula, on the shores of Carlingford Lough and close to the border with Northern Ireland, sits Greenore Golf Club. This close proximity means that forty percent of its members come from the north
23 Feb 2017 - Industry News - Richard McKeever
A recreation ground in Harpenden which is used by hundreds of people in the town each year has been granted legal protection from any future development, thanks to a national campaign to find and protect green spaces throughout the country.
23 Feb 2017 - Machinery & Mechanics - Steve Mitchell
Cornwall’s award-winning The Lost Gardens of Heligan estate has re-established a working partnership with John Deere and local professional turf equipment dealer Masons Kings after more than 20 years.
23 Feb 2017 - Industry News - Karl Hansell
Entry opens for the Toro Student Greenkeeper of the Year Awards 2017.
22 Feb 2017 - Industry News - Fiona Gebbett
Hot on the heels of Ernest Doe being selected as a main distributor for Trilo products in the UK, they intend to hold a field demo day.
22 Feb 2017 - Golf - External source
Bill H. Maynard, the Director of Golf Course Maintenance Operations at the Country Club of St Albans, has been elected to a one-year term as President of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA).