August 2010 (Page 4)

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Two of the oldest and most respected names in British grounds care equipment have joined forces to create the ideal outfront flail mower combination.

in Industry News - on 14/8/10

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South African manufacturer Protea Turf Equipment was by far the biggest supplier of pedestrian mowers for the World Cup in 2010, outselling its biggest...

in Football - on 14/8/10

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Amazone has widened the product portfolio of its multi-functional Groundkeeper with three brand new models.

in Parks - on 14/8/10


FGM Claymore is delighted to announce that taking centre stage on their stand this year will be a new concept mower from Shibaura.

in Parks - on 13/8/10

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One of London’s leading sports clubs, the Rowley Lane Maccabi Sports Association in Barnet, has had its extensive sports facilities increased by two...

in Football - on 13/8/10


Taking tree work in-house

Chainsaw use on the golf course is usually classified as ‘occasional’. Even so, strict regulations are in place to ensure safety for both the operator...

in Golf - on 13/8/10

Opportunity to join a new GTC Quality Assured Scheme

The GTC has contacted its entire current network of Approved Training Providers, mainly Further Education colleges, inviting them to apply to join a new...

in Industry News - on 12/8/10


La Grande Mare Hotel Golf and Country Club in Guernsey have recently renewed their operating lease of John Deere mowing and maintenance vehicles, after...

in Golf - on 12/8/10

60 years and not out for George

IT is 60 years and not out for a Canon Frome cricket club member and fellow players will be marking his good innings with a special event this...

in Cricket - on 11/8/10

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The results from an innovative new trial, the first of its kind in Ireland, are to be presented at an open-day on 16 September at Druids Glen Golf Resort...

in Golf - on 11/8/10

TV 'spy' makes Carlisle Racecourse groundsman's dream come true

The head groundsman at Carlisle Racecourse is celebrating after an “undercover boss” made his dreams come true.

in Equestrian - on 11/8/10


Testing Yourself

No testing ground can reproduce the levels and intensity of wear, timing of use, exact conditions and all the other variable inputs that you, as the turf...

in Consultancy - on 11/8/10

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Norwich City FC’s Carrow Road stadium is the first Football League ground in the country to feature John Deere’s new irrigation sprinkler heads.

in Industry News - on 10/8/10

New Baby MF Compact Tractor ideal for yard or field

Massey Ferguson has added a new agricultural specification compact tractor to its well-established 1500 Series line-up.

in Industry News - on 10/8/10

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Over the past 35 years, AFT Trenchers Ltd has built a solid reputation as the foremost manufacturer of specialist drainage equipment, primarily for the...

in Industry News - on 10/8/10

Players gave Wembley's pitch their seal of approval yesterday

After 11 previous relaying attempts, the Football Association at last appear to have got it right by going for the Desso system, which uses 20 million...

in Football - on 9/8/10

Hardmet Landforce Range

Landforce chippers and chipper shredders have built a solid reputation for strength, durability and reliability.

in Parks - on 9/8/10

Education, Education and Education

Earlier this year, a number of Technical Surfaces Maintenance Technicians celebrated passing their Level 2 NVQ in Sport and Play Surfaces with a certificate...

in Synthetics - on 9/8/10


Sporting life on Guernsey

Over the coming days we will be highlighting sports provision on the Channel Island of Guernsey, beginning with an overview of the island's facilities,...

in Industry News - on 9/8/10

Goswick Links.

When Northumberland course Goswick Links became a British Open regional qualifier venue back in 2008, head greenkeeper George Thompson called in Barenbrug’s...

in Golf - on 8/8/10