August 2008 (page 3)

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Little Hay Golf Complex

It is said that 80% of workers hate their job. This seems a high percentage until one thinks of the monotonous work in which some are employed.

in Golf - on 13/8/08


John Deere’s 7400 TerrainCut mower is a new concept machine developed following extensive customer feedback in Europe and the US-full details inside

in Industry News - on 13/8/08

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The Shropshire-based company formerly known as Amenity Land Services Limited has changed its name to Amenity Land Solutions Limited.

in Industry News - on 13/8/08

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Vitax Amenity introduces SUPA STADIA ECO, a highly concentrated, long lasting line-marking paint, previously only available to selected export...

in Parks - on 12/8/08

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Fusarium control

A new bio-stimulant that boosts the turf’s natural defence mechanisms has helped keep fusarium at bay and cut winter fungicide bills by £3-4000 at Chipping...

in Golf - on 12/8/08


Kyoeisha UK, the newest name on UK golf courses has added the Baroness LM2700 to its range. A mid-weight four-wheel drive fairway mower, the LM2700 cuts...

in Industry News - on 12/8/08

Ferry is heading for final landing

ONE YEAR ON from seeing the first shots played on their own golf course and Mark and Elaine Overton are halfway to completing their dream.

in Golf - on 12/8/08

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Lightning Protection

When properly installed, lightning protection in decoder systems will generally be stronger than that found in smaller multi-wire systems. The exception...

in Consultancy - on 11/8/08

Warwickshire want Tony Frost to delay his groundsman career and carry on batting!

Warwickshire want wicket keeper Tony Frost to delay his return to his career as a groundsman and play one more season as a batsman.

in Cricket - on 11/8/08


Murray Long, Courses and Estate Manager at the prestigious Sunningdale Golf Club in Berkshire, has recently taken delivery of three Jacobsen SLF1880 super...

in Golf - on 10/8/08

Simon Tullett

Stands Q01 and S01. STM will be unveiling the new remote controlled ‘RoboFlail one’, manufactured and developed by Niko in conjunction with our German...

in Parks - on 10/8/08

Terrain Aeration

Terrain Aeration launch their new Remote Terralift machine, the lightest, smallest most manoeuvrable member of the Airforce fleet to date.

in Parks - on 9/8/08


When a synthetic sports surface ages, it is common to see a weakening in the playing and draining characteristics of the carpet, as the unavoidable need...

in Synthetics - on 9/8/08

Ransomes Jacobsen

The Mayor of Ipswich, Councillor David Hale and the Deputy Mayor of Ipswich Councillor, Inga Lockington, together with their respective consorts visited...

in Industry News - on 9/8/08

Henk Smith and Syngenta Team

The Birds Nest Olympic Stadium will be the focus for sporting performance over the coming two weeks - with intense attention not only on the athletes,...

in Industry News - on 8/8/08


After the great success of the Brogio two chain head, Italian creator Brogi Loriano has developed a new head with four chains, exclusively sold in the...

in Industry News - on 8/8/08

Speedcut team

Speedcut Contractors of Oxford used two new acquisitions on a football pitch project at Basingstoke, Hampshire.

in Industry News - on 8/8/08

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Managing Greens

Among the responsibilities of today's golf course superintendent, the need to maintain a good stand of grass on putting greens is perhaps the most basic...

in Golf - on 8/8/08


SCH (Supplies) Ltd have recently supplied a road legal waste bin carrier trailer. The floor and loading ramp are finished with aluminium checker plate....

in Industry News - on 8/8/08

Wiedenmann Terra Spike

Wiedenmann brings its fleet of fast, deep aerators to Saltex. See the Terra Spike™ GXi for cost-saving aerating of fine turf up to 10” deep; the Terra...

in Parks - on 7/8/08