January 2007 (Page 1)

course care 1

Solutions to fuel storage and wash-down questions were sought as many made their way to the Course Care stand at BTME this year. Their new “Petrol Station”...

in Industry News - on 31/1/07

MARK II FTM 1200 version with Collector box & elevator set

The KORO Field Top Maker was introduced in 1997 and since then been improved year by year on building quality and technical quality. The machine seems...

in Industry News - on 31/1/07

unsung hero's

Brian Firmin Groundsman at Halstead Cricket Club, Essex and Ronnie Bunting, Head Greenkeeper/Course Manager at Ballochmyle Golf Club in Mauchline have...

in Industry News - on 30/1/07

Tree Management Seminar

Thursday 22nd February at the Ramada Watford.

in Training & Education - on 30/1/07

green cast screen

A powerful new internet-based decision support service specifically developed for the UK and Ireland is now available to turf managers through Syngenta....

in Industry News - on 30/1/07


The secret of a success

A visit to the DLF Trifolium laboratories and breeding fields in Denmark shows why the company are the World's No1. More inside

in Industry News - on 29/1/07

Crawley 2

Blind Bowling

The Crawley Labour Club and Blind and Disabled Bowlers, were both formed in 1996 and played on a green provided by the local council at West Green.

in Bowls - on 29/1/07

rhud golf 3

Sustainable golf. They have become the new ‘buzz words’ in greenkeeping circles. But what exactly is it? On the following pages one of the country’s...

in Golf - on 29/1/07

Golf buggies set to drive further forward in 2007

Fifty per cent of golf clubs say that that golf buggies are now more in demand than 10 years ago, according to a national survey carried out by Calor,...

in Industry News - on 29/1/07


Lamberhurst Engineering, the Kent based distributor of Ferrari Tractors and the full range of Caroni mowers have been confirmed as the sole UK distributor...

in Industry News - on 29/1/07

Chairman Richard Whyman does the honours

Harrogate Week Summary

in Industry News - on 26/1/07

farmer 2

The NEW FARMER range of tractor mounted sprayers continues Allman’s long tradition of producing cost effective spraying equipment without confusing...

in Industry News - on 26/1/07

floratine product

Floratine introduce their extremely effective soil penetrant PERVADE in pelleted form, specifically designed for spot treatment on undulating greens, bunkers,...

in Industry News - on 26/1/07

BIGGA and IOG Explore Strategic Merger

On Thursday the 18th of January representatives of the boards from the British and International Golf Greenkeepers Association (BIGGA) and The Institute...

in Industry News - on 23/1/07

Richard Campey

Twenty Years in Turf

Richard Campey started his working life in farming before taking a career change to join ICI. In 1976, as a 22 year old, he moved to SISIS working under...

in Industry News - on 22/1/07

Murrayfield men work flat out to save Glasgow tie

THE poor state of rugby facilities in Scotland threw up the second farce inside a week yesterday when it was revealed that Glasgow's crucial European Challenge...

in Rugby - on 22/1/07

Dave Roberts

From Dell Boy to Saint

We have a problem with drainage on the pitch at St Mary’s, Southampton. The pitch is built over a gravel raft/carpet with drains laid every 3m below...

in Football - on 20/1/07

New Commercial Director takes a 'Hands-On' approach

Dave Rogers, 37, has been appointed Commercial Director of Turfmech Machinery, one of the UK's leading manufacturers and suppliers of professional turf...

in Industry News - on 19/1/07

Chainsaw Use and Maintenance Course - Hertfordshire

29/30 January in St Albans.

in Training & Education - on 18/1/07

HARDI Swift SP 80 (Utility drive)

HARDI Ltd has developed the SWIFT SP 80 UTILITY DRIVE VEHICLE designed to take a range of sprayer and load options.

in Industry News - on 18/1/07