July 2003 (page 1)

Volvo display new range of excavators at Windsor Show

For a limited period, customers who purchase a new Volvo Compact Excavator will have a choice of four colours for their machine at no extra charge.  The...

in Industry News - on 31/7/03

Compaction - it's a hard one to crack

The Imants Quakemeter is a useful instrument for measuring compaction.

in Industry News - on 31/7/03

Cork popping times at Lloyds

Lloyds of Letchworth are commemorating 125 years in the business.

in Industry News - on 31/7/03

New Toro irrigation sales manager

Reg Varney has joined Toro irrigation products distributor Lely UK.

in Industry News - on 31/7/03

Toro appoint new training manager

Ian Sumpter is appointed by Toro.

in Industry News - on 30/7/03

Contract put on Langdon Hills

Langdon Hills Golf and Country Club take delivery of golf course maintenance equipment from Ernest Doe.

in Industry News - on 29/7/03

Standard learning materials initiative from GTC

Work by the Greenkeepers Training Committee backed by the industry’s training providers.

in Industry News - on 29/7/03

Powerful contour-mowing technology from Toro

This latest evolution of Toro's contour-mowing technology sets higher standards for productivity and quality of cut-full details inside

in Industry News - on 28/7/03

Q Lawns walk on the wild side

Turf Growers Q Lawns will be going wild in a big way at Saltex this year with their new product, Enviromat.

in Industry News - on 28/7/03

Spray contractor de-weeds LEGOLAND for Royal visit

Complete Weed Control’s Thames Valley franchisee John Allen and his team had their work cut out recently, when it was announced that a popular tourist...

in Industry News - on 28/7/03

Skills strategy white paper welcomed

The recent publication of the Department for Education and Skills White Paper, 'Realising Our Potential', has been warmly welcomed by the Greenkeepers...

in Golf - on 28/7/03

Restoring a Victorian Woodland Garden

Soil aeration is playing a role in restoring a woodland garden at Brodsworth Hall and Gardens, near Doncaster, where Heritage Lottery funding is helping...

in Industry News - on 28/7/03

20hp ride-on mower from Claymore

Claymore Grass Machinery have added to their range of Yanmar ride-on mowers, designated the Le 20. Details inside

in Industry News - on 28/7/03

High level presentation required at Loch Lomond

Loch Lomond

Loch Lomond is quite different to most other courses, in that many members come to play only once or twice a year, so every day here is like a members...

in Golf - on 26/7/03

130 Year Old Square gets timely renovation

Groundsman Mick Stewart is relaying pitches as part of renovation work on Scarborough’s 130-year-old square. Read more about the North Marine Road ground...

in Cricket - on 26/7/03

Royal Parks Director welcomes LPG powered mowers

Serviceteam’s Landscape Division has recently taken delivery of two Highway LPG ride on triple mowers from Ransomes Jacobsen.

in Industry News - on 24/7/03

It's not just the players who drive Ferraris!

Andrew Fuller and Nigel Osborne set up Lamberhurst Engineering Limited some six years ago.

in Industry News - on 24/7/03

Sweating on the Test match weather

Test match weather

On the eve of the match between England and South Africa, Head Groundsman Steve Rouse talks about his preparations.

in Cricket - on 24/7/03

Ernest Doe announce date for Turf Care Show

You are invited to attend the third annual Ernest Doe Turf Care Show, to be held at our Head Office at Ulting in Essex. This year’s show will take...

in Industry News - on 23/7/03

Mining to Mowing in ten easy years

Before I became a Groundsman I had worked for British Coal as a mechanic, but the pit closures and the offer of a nice redundancy package forced me to...

in Industry News - on 22/7/03