July 2009 (Page 1)


STRI continues to attain the highest standards for its Independent Testing Services.

in Industry News - on 31/7/09

Kubota ATV

A Kubota RTV900 four-wheel drive all-terrain utility vehicle is proving a valuable workhorse on the 14,500 Ceannacroc Estates, mainly mountain land to...

in Industry News - on 31/7/09

Crococile Golf

As part of the Ralph Martindale Group. ‘Crocodile Golf’ continues to provide the Golf Course Industry with a top class selection of replacement cyclinder...

in Golf - on 31/7/09

White Horse Contractors deliver Excellence for Welsh Rugby

The Welsh Rugby Union (WRU) tour squad has scored its first tries on a new artificial turf pitch constructed by White Horse Contractors at the Welsh Rugby...

in Rugby - on 30/7/09


Red turf

During the late spring and autumn months, patches of red/purple discolouration can develop on close mown turf, and the cause is often automatically regarded...

in Consultancy - on 30/7/09


Cost of machinery

Andrew Turnbull says it is vital to grasp a working understanding of financial planning in order to influence the decision makers that can make it worthwhile...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 30/7/09

Slaley Hall

The leading golf cart company, Club Car, provides new fleet of roadworthy Precedents to service Slaley Hall’s spectacular lodge accommodation.

in Golf - on 30/7/09


The Surrey Cricket Groundsman’s Association held its second ‘mini clinic’ at the Guildford Cricket Club on Tuesday afternoon. The event was attended...

in Cricket - on 29/7/09

Rochford unveil Two New Models

Rochford Garden Machinery will be unveiling at Saltex two new models to their range of robust DR Field & Brush mowers.

in Parks - on 29/7/09


The RFL has opened nominations for the annual Groundsperson of the Year Award which aims to recognise and reward the efforts of men and women whose hard...

in Rugby - on 29/7/09

Joint Initiative

Three of golf’s leading bodies have forged a unique partnership to help golf clubs meet the modern day challenges facing the sport.

in Golf - on 28/7/09


Broadwood International, manufacturer and distributor of the premium Wessex brand of groundcare equipment, has published no less than eight new product...

in Industry News - on 28/7/09

OpMatador 0016.jpg

Students Reunite

Five former students, who cut a swathe 50 years ago when they rode a Ransomes Matador mower non-stop from Edinburgh to London’s Hyde Park in just four...

in Industry News - on 28/7/09

Wheeled Buffalo

Allett will be unveiling at SALTEX 2009 wheeled versions of its four well-known Buffalo walk-behind cylinder mowers.

in Parks - on 28/7/09


Bridgwater College (Cannington Centre) recently staged a grinding workshop for their Higher Education Sports Turf students in association with Bernhard...

in Industry News - on 27/7/09


Bayer is proud to announce that its herbicide PISTOL® was short-listed for the Network Rail Environmental Sustainability Award at the Network Rail Partnership...

in Industry News - on 27/7/09

Mark Root

Mark Root was the lucky winner of the AEA Golf Survey prize draw. Mark is Course Manager at the Mill Green Golf Club, Welwyn Garden City.

in Golf - on 27/7/09

New Developments for Hayter in the Netherlands

Hayter’s distributor in The Netherlands has worked with Toro for nearly 60 years and is now energetically developing the market for Hayter products manufactured...

in Industry News - on 27/7/09

Eclipse Kennemer.JPG

Jacobsen Eclipse pedestrian greens mowers, supplied by Ransomes Jacobsen’s Dutch distributor – Van der Pols – will be used at the KLM Open, which...

in Golf - on 26/7/09

Mead Open Farm 3.jpg

The arrival of a 32hp Massey Ferguson compact tractor at Bedfordshire’s Mead Open Farm

in Industry News - on 26/7/09