February 2013 (Page 1)

Masham 222

Andrew Percival, greenkeeper at Masham Golf Club in north Yorkshire, is yet another convert to the advanced technology of Jacobsen’s Eclipse 322 ride-on...

in Golf - on 28/2/13

Jeremy Vincent

Having given 10 years’ service, Jeremy Vincent has been rewarded with promotion to General Manager of Suffolk based premier turf care equipment supplier,...

in People - on 28/2/13

Allett WBA 1

Premiership football club, West Bromwich Albion, has purchased a pair of Allett Buffalo 34 pedestrian cylinder mowers to help maintain the Desso hybrid...

in Football - on 28/2/13

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Green shoots of recovery?

It seems that, every time I sit down to write my foreword these days, many of the options for discussion are all pretty negative. The news seems perpetually...

in Industry News - on 28/2/13

UK national action plan for the sustainable use of pesticides

This consultation invites views on the draft UK National Action Plan (NAP) for pesticides.

in Industry News - on 27/2/13

Salford multisport centre to be UK grassroots blueprint

A multisport centre set up in Salford could become a blueprint for grassroots sport in the UK, BBC Sport's David Ornstein reports.

in Football - on 27/2/13


To ensure the playing surface at their Euroborg Stadium meets the rigorous quality standards demanded in the Dutch Eredivisie league, FC Groningen have...

in Industry News - on 27/2/13

Triple at a Polo Club

Broadwood International report that the first of the latest additions to the Wessex ProLine mower range have been ordered.

in Local Authority - on 27/2/13

Terraplaner rotor 2mtr model

Fraise mowing

It's now over a decade ago since I was privileged to be introduced to the Koro range of machinery and the people involved with its development and marketing....

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 26/2/13

Palace date for Dr Weaver

Buckingham Palace teed up a special day for PGA chairman Dr Phil Weaver , when he travelled to London to receive his OBE from Prince Charles.

in Golf - on 26/2/13

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Spring can be a difficult and sometimes frustrating time in the greenkeeping calendar.

in Industry News - on 26/2/13


Educational Partnership

College in significant commitment to strengthen and develop its reputation and services

in Industry News - on 25/2/13


We have all been waiting with bated breath for our National Action Plan - a document that each Member State of the EU has to produce to show how the Sustainable...

in Industry News - on 25/2/13


Leafspot divides opinion!

An outbreak of leaf spot has our anonymous football league head groundsman, Mr AKA Grasscutter, calling in the experts, and the ‘suits’ calling for...

in Football - on 25/2/13


The existing range of Mantis Tillers have been further enhanced with the introduction of the XP 16 inch 4-stroke Tiller model.

in Industry News - on 24/2/13

BIGGA Members survey published

Golfers should take an etiquette test…74% of golfers directly blame greenkeepers if the course is below expectations…almost half of golfers repair...

in Golf - on 24/2/13


Oldest club in the world

Only two football clubs in the world have been awarded the FIFA Order of Merit, given for their role in football history. One is Real Madrid and the other...

in Football - on 24/2/13

MS 4500

TurfEx top dressers have a formidable reputation with existing users and when you take a look at the features you can see why.

in Industry News - on 23/2/13

Lichfield 059

Launched in the UK on January 1 this year, the first Cushman 1600XD-R utility vehicle has been delivered to Lichfield District Council by local dealer...

in Industry News - on 23/2/13

PR4090 Ireland changes

Toro Irrigation distributor Lely UK has improved its route to market for Northern and Southern Ireland.

in Industry News - on 22/2/13