October 2011 (Page 4)

John Deere dealer technician awards

The strength and success of John Deere’s dealer service technician training programmes were recognised at this year’s 2011 Industry Awards, organised...

in Industry News - on 16/10/11

New Toro products and a massive groundscare range on show at Scotsturf

Taking pride of place among the equipment on the Henderson Grass Machinery Stand at Scotsturf will be two of the brand new Toro LT3340 high performance...

in Industry News - on 16/10/11

RHS Sign

Parker on Parade

Captain’s log star date twenty eleven or something, Editor Gale has tasked me with a reconnaissance mission into deepest darkest Suffolk to reveal the...

in Schools & Colleges - on 16/10/11

Kings Hill 3   Duncan Kelso

Every time a golfer takes out a divot, it creates an opening for unsightly Ryegrass to spring up. Even essential aeration operations can produce sufficient...

in Industry News - on 15/10/11

IMG 1048

Developed for tough working applications and packed with advanced features for ease of use, Pellenc’s new Excelion brushcutter, distributed in the UK...

in Industry News - on 15/10/11

Peter Nelder John Deere

John Deere Limited has appointed Peter Nelder as its new homeowner products territory manager, based at the company’s Langar, Nottingham headquarters....

in Industry News - on 15/10/11

Dave and Graham Balmer

Brothers in arms

Graeme Balmer has joined his brother, Stadium Manager Dave Balmer, at the Kingsholm Stadium, home of Gloucester RFC. Laurence Gale MSc catches up with...

in Rugby - on 15/10/11

'Mindless' driver churns up pitch at Caernarfon Rugby Club

A “mindless” driver put a rugby game in jeopardy after a car was seen speeding over a playing field, the day before a crunch match.

in Rugby - on 14/10/11

100 1699

The kiosk is a steel shell lined inside and clad out allowing it to be prefabricated and delivered as pictured fully finished and ready for use.

in Industry News - on 14/10/11

Will CAP reform help or hinder nature’s recovery?

A forthcoming announcement about the Common Agricultural Policy has the potential to significantly help or hinder nature’s recovery in the UK, according...

in Industry News - on 14/10/11

Aviva Stadium tour   Copyright Alan Mahon

More than 70 turf managers gathered at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin in September for the eagerly anticipated launch of Syngenta’s new Contact+ fungicide...

in Industry News - on 14/10/11

Larch tree disease found in Galloway

An outbreak of Ramorum disease in larch trees has been confirmed in private woodlands north of Newton Stewart.

in Industry News - on 13/10/11

Tony McCoy among nine riders banned after void race at Wetherby - The Guardian

BBC News Tony McCoy among nine riders banned after void race at Wetherby The Guardian The flag, which denotes an instruction to jockeys to stop riding...

in Equestrian - on 13/10/11

London’s tree experts explore greater role for volunteer Tree Wardens

London’s tree officers are getting together on 6 October 2011 to look at how volunteer Tree Wardens could play a greater role in the capital.

in Industry News - on 13/10/11

Longleat 009A

A Ransomes Highway 3 triple mower, supplied by local Ransomes Jacobsen dealer TH White Ltd, is being used at Longleat, the residence of the Marquess of...

in Industry News - on 13/10/11


Polo in the Park

Polo is getting the T20 treatment as the public’s thirst for fast and furious sport ekes into the equestrian world. Polo in the Park, now in its third...

in Equestrian - on 13/10/11

Strimmer presented to GGM Innovation day quiz winner

Christine Robinson, Park Assistant at Sutton Parish Council was presented with a Husqvarna 128 Strimmer by Chris Gibson, Managing Director of GGM, after...

in Industry News - on 12/10/11

If you go down to the woods

Polaris Britain has announced the introduction of a new addition to the Sportsman ATV family, the 500 Forest for 2012.

in Industry News - on 12/10/11

IC Distributors Achieves Business Success with Kawasaki

IC Distributors, the leading supplier of groundscare machinery to local authorities, landscape contractors, golf courses and domestic customers, is now...

in Industry News - on 12/10/11


Lahinch Golf Club experienced heavy infestations of Chafer Grubs, this article focuses on the treatment of Chafer Grubs on the course and the lifecycle...

in Industry News - on 11/10/11