October 2009 (Page 4)

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Broadwood International, manufacturer and distributor of Wessex products, has launched twelve new products specifically designed for the ATV market.

in Industry News - on 16/10/09

Manchester United get go-ahead for concerts

Premier League champions Manchester United have been given the green light to host concerts for seven days each year - despite protests from...

in Football - on 16/10/09


The Driving Force

Driving is second nature for members at the Royal Automobile Club’s Woodcote Park estate, where golf and memories of the freedom of the open road rub...

in Golf - on 16/10/09

It's a Chile Update

Turfgrass scientists meet in Santiago, Chile for the 11th International Turfgrass Society Research Conference

in Consultancy - on 15/10/09

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When Sherborne Golf Club in Dorset decided to change from a hire-purchase plan to a lease, course manager Chris Watson put all the major machinery brands...

in Golf - on 15/10/09

Loch Lomond golf club slashes 50 jobs after being hit by recession

Scotland's most exclusive golf club are axing more than a third of their staff after being hit by the credit crunch.

in Golf - on 15/10/09


Plant and machinery theft is growing year on year, with valuable essential items of equipment such as pedestrian mowers an easy target as they can simply...

in Industry News - on 15/10/09

Grumpy Old Git

As a relatively small business there is a ton of legislation to deal with - Health and Safety, employment law, pressure vessel regulations and a string...

in People - on 15/10/09

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Etesia say recent reports of operators losing their lives in bank mowing accidents have triggered a high demand for demonstrations of their Attila A180...

in Industry News - on 14/10/09

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John Deere’s new 7200 PrecisionCut trim & surrounds mower features, for the first time on a triplex cylinder machine, the same patented ‘Width on Demand’...

in Golf - on 14/10/09


Rhys Norville, an assistant greenkeeper at Newport Golf Club in South Wales, has won the title of Toro Student Greenkeeper of the Year 2009. And with it,...

in Golf - on 14/10/09


Vitax launches a new Supaturf Salt Spreader specifically designed to break the ice.

in Industry News - on 13/10/09

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Scotts and Syngenta are proud to be sponsors of the 2009 Amenity Forum Conference which will be held at Trent Bridge Cricket Ground on 4th November 2009....

in Industry News - on 13/10/09

Behind the grass at Eden Park

For Eden Park groundsman Joe Hollier, work means much more than just keeping the grass at the right length.

in Industry News - on 13/10/09


Vipers strike back

There may not be any research to prove that teams play better on a well maintained surface, but some say it affects their will to play well. Can this be...

in Rugby - on 13/10/09

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Inaugural award in memory of NVQ apprentice killed in car crash presented to fellow student and friend

in Industry News - on 13/10/09

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John Deere’s new 220e E-Cut walk-behind greens mower combines hybrid electric drive with a contour hugging Quick Adjust (QA) cutting unit, and is designed...

in Golf - on 13/10/09

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Featuring a patented SpeedLink system that is unique in the golf industry, John Deere’s new QuickAdjust (QA) cutting cylinders provide rapid height of...

in Golf - on 12/10/09


This year we are encouraging everyone with an interest in the Amenity Sector to make a special effort to attend.

in Local Authority - on 12/10/09

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Thomson Perrett & Lobb’s heathland inspired Carya Golf Club has been listed in Europe’s Top 100 courses just 11 months after opening.

in Golf - on 12/10/09