August 2011 (Page 1)


John Deere has gone through quite a radical re-shuffle in recent times to improve efficiency in all departments and aims to capture more of the market...

in Industry News - on 31/8/11

STRI Smoothness Meter mr

The pursuit of speed puts the single greatest pressure on greenkeepers to enhance performance of greens. Greenkeepers need to look for new techniques to...

in Industry News - on 31/8/11

Fixtures fears over future of Ffos Las racecourse

A Carmarthenshire racecourse's future is uncertain due to planned changes to next year's fixtures list, say bosses.

in Equestrian - on 31/8/11

Jimmy Kidd

Jimmy Kidd has joined The Great Turf Company as Global Development Director in support of the team’s unique ‘Activated Microbial’ approach to turf...

in Industry News - on 31/8/11

club cricket loam pallet

Pitchcare are delighted to announce they will be stocking and supplying a comprehensive range of cricket loam and include free delivery to most* UK postcodes....

in Cricket - on 30/8/11

The team at the dealership

New Holland has further strengthened its impressive UK dealer network with the launch of a new Groundcare dealership in Warwickshire.

in Industry News - on 30/8/11

Frank Newberry accredited as a GTC Quality Assured Training Provider

Frank Newberry, Trainer and Motivational Speaker accredited as a GTC Quality Assured Training Provider…….

in Industry News - on 30/8/11


Chris Clyne

Chris Clynes - witty good looker, allegedly, although don’t mention London drivers to him!

in People - on 30/8/11


Giant Hogweed

... and other invasive species. A four-year project to treat and manage large tracts of invasive weeds in Ayrshire will realise an early adoption of the...

in Consultancy - on 30/8/11

Lely Toro finance leaflet

Toro turf maintenance machinery distributor Lely UK has announced a trio of fantastic new finance deals that enable customers to ‘mow now, pay later’....

in Industry News - on 29/8/11

St Andrews 3

St Andrews Links recently became the latest course to commission the environmentally friendly and sustainable bunker solution ‘EnvrioBunker’.

in Golf - on 29/8/11


Racecourse parade rings are the sport’s shop windows where punters pick out their fancy for the forthcoming race and connections greet their horse to...

in Industry News - on 29/8/11


Kim Blake

Kim Blake - wasn’t born yesterday ... just in case his staff are reading this!

in People - on 28/8/11

Profusion   Nigel Wyatt, Simon Hatcher, Ian Martin

Profusion Environmental Limited may be a new company established to offer a wide range of services to the sports turf, domestic and landscape industries,...

in Industry News - on 28/8/11


Blake's Heaven!

As projects go, twenty-three years seems a long time, but this is Kim Blake’s ongoing commitment to the ecology and economy at Fulford Heath Golf Club....

in Golf - on 28/8/11

rideon kubotas

Kubota ride-on mowers make maintaining school playing fields child's play for contractors Lawns2Mow.

in Industry News - on 27/8/11


Chris Marsden - doesn’t go about things in a roundabout way, as the moles are about to find out!

in People - on 27/8/11

Taymouth Castle Estate

Plans for a new world-class golf and sporting estate at Taymouth Castle, Scotland, featuring a restored James Braid designed golf course, have been approved....

in Industry News - on 27/8/11


The Morris Men!

Warwick Racecourse has certainly played its part in the history of horseracing - most notably when it became the first course to include a jump race in...

in Equestrian - on 27/8/11

The Berkshire GC

The Berkshire Golf Club’s Ian Morrison has become the first UK course manager to inherit a Toro Golf Decoder Controller (GDC) irrigation system.

in Industry News - on 26/8/11