October 2007 (Page 1)

Jacobsen Orange is the colour at Penrhos Golf and Country Club

Penrhos Golf & Country Club is situated in 150 acres of lush countryside in the Wyre valley in west Wales and has a fleet of course maintenance equipment...

in Industry News - on 30/10/07

Ben Taylor joins the Bernhard and Company team as Technical Training Manager.

Previously with John Shaw Machinery, a Toro Dealer in the South of England, Ben was employed as a service manager, gaining tremendous experience in mower...

in Industry News - on 30/10/07

Do you want to know how to deal with your own green waste?

Visit Calderdale Council Closed Loop Organics Exemplar on Thursday 8th November.

in Industry News - on 29/10/07

Parsana battles to keep dew at bay

Dhiraj Parsana checks out the firmness of the pitch a day before the start of the Challenger Trophy © Nagraj Gollapudi

in Industry News - on 29/10/07

New Fairway mower tested

Every year for the last 15 years, John Deere have been hosting a Feedback event. Key Coarse and Grounds Managers from all over the world have been invited...

in Industry News - on 28/10/07

The Jacobsen HR 5111 the best climber in the valleys

Kerry Jones, Golf Facilities Manager at Garnant Park Golf Club, is delighted with his Jacobsen HR5111 batwing rotary mower purchased from Ransomes...

in Industry News - on 25/10/07

Broadcast Top dressers capabilities further extended

Two important new options have been introduced for TYCROP's ProPass 180 low impact broadcast top dresser, distributed in the United Kingdom and Ireland...

in Industry News - on 25/10/07

European Parliament votes at first reading on pesticides package

New EU legislation on pesticides was approved with amendments by the European Parliament at first reading on Tuesday.

in Industry News - on 24/10/07

Persistence pays on pesticides

The European Parliament has voted to drop some of the most contentious and potentially damaging aspects of the proposed "Thematic Strategy on the sustainable...

in Industry News - on 24/10/07

Schools' new MF 3625 tractor is

Wakefield Grammar School Foundation has selected a 68hp Massey Ferguson 3625 tractor to help look after more than 20 ha of playing fields and grounds used...

in Industry News - on 24/10/07

Seward races to take on the World

Two years after selling his turf maintenance company Mike Seward and his Enduro motorcycling team, M.P.S. Racing have had their most successful season...

in Industry News - on 24/10/07

New Commercial Brushcutter from ECHO

A new commercial grade brushcutter is available from ECHO, the SRM 350-ESU.

in Industry News - on 24/10/07

CWC recycling scheme takes care of empty chemical containers

Special bins for empty chemical containers are being used by Complete Weed Control franchisees across the UK as part of a safe disposal and recycling...

in Industry News - on 24/10/07

What to consider when choosing products

John Noyce, Scotts area sales manager (Southern England), Turf & Amenity, looks at the factors turf managers should consider when choosing turfcare...

in Consultancy - on 23/10/07

Get Real! Muck and magic or simply magic

Recycled Green Compost, or as it is better known in most other parts of the globe, “real compost”, is already widely used and accepted as a beneficial...

in Consultancy - on 22/10/07

rain guage

With the dawn of an era of apparent climate change spelling an increasingly erratic future for the UK’s weather systems, the rain gauge is growing in...

in Consultancy - on 22/10/07

Groundsman rewarded at the Palace

A Groundsman swapped his roller for royalty this week when he received a prestigious award at Buckingham Palace to acknowledge his decades of voluntary...

in Industry News - on 22/10/07

Leaf Collecting Demonstration Day

Leaf Collecting

The demo day is targeted at Groundsmen / Greenkeepers, Local Authority, Schools and Landscape Maintenance Contractors.

in Industry News - on 22/10/07


Driving out into the West Sussex countryside south of Arundel, you may be surprised to see pedestrians crowding across the road where no houses or shops...

in Industry News - on 20/10/07

Toro continues to Invest in Global Strategy

Latest focus sees Bob Buckingham relocate to Cyprus to better serve emerging markets

in Industry News - on 19/10/07