February 2008 (Page 1)

Andrew Turnbull

Designed for those who are seeking high quality training in technical subjects vital to playing surface preparation.

in Training & Education - on 29/2/08

Daniel McGarrell

Lantra awards

Top learners from Scotland’s land-based industries were recognised by Maureen Watt MSP, Minister for Schools and Skills, in a glittering Awards Ceremony...

in Training & Education - on 29/2/08

Eliet Shredder

Kirklees Metropolitan Borough Council have purchased 9 x Eliet Major Chipper/Shredders for disposing of prunings from the town’s extensive parks and...

in Local Authority - on 29/2/08


Following on from recent negotiations, which resulted in STRI becoming an official business partner with the European Golf Course Owners Association (EGCOA),...

in Industry News - on 29/2/08

Rolawn Launch Beds and Border Topsoil

Due to increasing demand, Rolawn, Britain’s largest turf grower and leading topsoil supplier have launched a topsoil specifically developed for beds...

in Industry News - on 28/2/08

New Appointments At Sherriff Amenity

Sherriff Amenity, one of the largest national amenity distributors in the UK, have appointed two new members of staff.

in Industry News - on 28/2/08

York Golf Academy

Barkoel, a new crested hairgrass bred by Barenbrug, has allowed Yorkshire farmer Graham Chapman fulfill his dream of providing top class golfing facilities...

in Golf - on 27/2/08

Nomix Enviro lead the field with Amenity Assured

Nomix Enviro are proud to announce their certification as an Amenity Assured contractor, sealing their commitment to improve amenity weed control contract...

in Industry News - on 27/2/08

Trilo Territory

“When it comes to vacuum sweepers and blowers it could be said that Trilo have firmly stamped their name on the UK ‘market leader’ label.”

in Industry News - on 27/2/08

Extra protection for the water vole

The water vole will receive extra protection, Joan Ruddock, Minister for Biodiversity today announced.

in Golf - on 26/2/08


Etesia is taking a major environmental step forward in grass cutting history with the launch of ride-on rotaries that can run on low emission...

in Industry News - on 26/2/08

Massey Ferguson unveils exciting line up of Ride on Mowers and Tractors

Massey Ferguson and its dealers are gearing up for a successful 2008 grass-cutting season with an uprated and extended range of premium quality ride-on...

in Industry News - on 26/2/08

£65K damages for groundsman who survived pavilion explosion

A GROUNDSMAN who cheated death by surviving a massive boiler explosion has received £65,000 in damages.

in Cricket - on 25/2/08

Jersey Groundstaff Prepare for ICC World Cup

With the Jersey teams entrance into the ICC arena, their progression up to 14th in the Cricket European table and with the Island hosting the World Cricket...

in Cricket - on 25/2/08

Ever Edge

EverEdge, the company that produces the Classic range of flexible steel garden edging, has seen encouraging growth in sales of both its ProEdge and Bespoke...

in Industry News - on 25/2/08

Languard – A behind the scenes look at what makes us tick.

We are into February of the new year and already 2007 is a blur in the memory. Where did it go?

in Industry News - on 24/2/08

Ain't Nothin' Finer!

Ain't Nothin' Finer!

Creeping Bentgrass & The Disturbance Theory Part 1

in Consultancy - on 23/2/08

Orwell Mencap Genesis

Orwell Mencap Genesis has produced a selection of wooden safety tools for RANSOMES JACOBSEN, the international grounds care equipment manufacturer based...

in Industry News - on 23/2/08

Phil Chiverton wins Troon Award

Phil's award

Phillip Chiverton, whose vision and dedication has helped to earn an international reputation for championship golf at The Grove in Hertfordshire, has...

in Golf - on 23/2/08

New Holland

New Holland is launching the T4000 series of utility tractors, using the latest Tier III emission-compliant engines which offer increased power for greater...

in Industry News - on 22/2/08