April 2013 (Page 1)

SOLO'S new chainsaws are smooth operators

German manufacturer Solo specialises in producing professional-use chainsaws to the highest standards, with an emphasis on both performance and operator...

in Industry News - on 30/4/13

An event not to be missed

A major event getting to grips with the practical implications of recent national policy changes and initiatives as well as the real technical challenge...

in Training & Education - on 30/4/13

Glynneath Martin Kevin Daryl

Glynneath Golf Club

Heavy rainfall, an environmentally sensitive location and a small team have proved of little hindrance to the progress of Glynneath Golf Club, where passion,...

in Golf - on 30/4/13

EU to ban neonicotinoid pesticides

A vote in the EU has paved the way for the European Commission to restrict the use of pesticides linked to bee deaths in scientific studies.

in Conservation & Ecology - on 29/4/13

Made for the country

The Wessex Country range was developed to meet the need of groundscare contractors, smallholders and estates looking for the benefits of a top quality...

in Industry News - on 29/4/13

Saltwood CC stocks up on Climate Cover Systems™

When Saltwood CC was approached by Hythe Green CC to host its league matches for the 2013 season, the committee was happy to help out another club.

in Cricket - on 29/4/13

Speedcut speed up bridge building for golf tournament

Speedcut Contractors had to move quickly to rebuild a bridge at Ham Manor Golf Club, West Sussex, within 24 hours - completing the job the morning before...

in Golf - on 29/4/13

Trimax help council make savings

Trimax wide-area rotary mowers have been the principal grass-cutting force on public parks, recreation grounds and playing fields managed by Watford Borough...

in Local Authority - on 28/4/13

Another Front Runner

The Wessex ProLine TGX-150 outfront flail mower complements the popular brands and ticks all the boxes for economy and versatility.

in Industry News - on 28/4/13


Concept & Design

This is the first in a series of articles by Richard Comely and Lee Kristensen of Ransomes Jacobsen that will detail the birth of a commercial mower, showing...

in Industry News - on 28/4/13

 Deere & Company among top 50 most admired companies

Moline, Illinois – For the fifth consecutive year, Deere & Company has achieved a ranking among FORTUNE magazine's Top 50 Most Admired Companies.

in Industry News - on 27/4/13

Ex Olympics MF tractor put to good use at farm park

A Massey Ferguson tractor that took part in the spectacular opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games has become a star feature at Fishers Farm...

in Industry News - on 27/4/13

 Campey talks turf in South Africa

Campey talks

Campey Turf Care Systems is currently travelling across the other side of the world taking part in the South African leading Golf and Turf Show - Talking...

in Industry News - on 27/4/13

Machinery doubles at 2nd MAP Live

On the opening day of the 1st event (24th April at Stoneleigh Park, Warks) in the MAP Live series, news of still more participants and speakers for the...

in Industry News - on 26/4/13

 E-Z-GO RXV Golf car fleet for Rosapenna golf resort

Rosapenna Hotel and Golf Resort situated on the beautiful coastline of northwest Donegal in Ireland, has taken delivery of a fleet of RXV golf cars from...

in Industry News - on 26/4/13

Bristol University to share ideas and research

Some of the UK’s leading experts in ecology, landscaping and the environment will be guest speakers at a ground-breaking one-day workshop at the University...

in Industry News - on 26/4/13


Sports Pitch Drainage

Even with the highest annual rainfall ever recorded, the failure in sports pitch drainage must give concern. Time and again assessments of poorly drained...

in Consultancy - on 26/4/13

Badgers, crows and the war on cricket pitches

It transpires the animal happenings at Rickmansworth Cricket Club were merely the opening skirmishes in a wider battle

in Pests & Diseases - on 25/4/13

WRU National Centre chose CWC for total weed control

The £4 million WRU National Centre of Excellence, which provides training facilities for the Welsh rugby team, Cardiff Blues, Cardiff City FC and the...

in Industry News - on 25/4/13

Six years on and still going strong

Six years ago Burghill Valley Golf Club near Hereford upgraded their fleet, with considerable help from local Ransomes Jacobsen dealer, TH White based...

in Industry News - on 25/4/13