April 2013 (Page 3)

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With the first event in the MAP Live series now less than 1 week away, news of still more participants and speakers pours in.

in Industry News - on 18/4/13

BTME 2013

Following the success of last year’s show BIGGA are gearing up for a huge BTME 2014, as it returns to a four hall exhibition with the world’s major...

in Industry News - on 18/4/13

 First hole in one at RJ National

Craig Cameron, Deputy Course Manager at Aldeburgh Golf Club, is the first person to record a hole-in-one at the RJ National, Ransomes Jacobsen’s three-hole...

in Golf - on 18/4/13

St Andrews MF 1

Two identical Massey Ferguson compact tractors are winning praise from course managers and staff at St Andrews Links for their gutsy performance, good...

in Industry News - on 18/4/13

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cricket pitch management?

Regeneration may have become a development buzzword, and recycling a daily part of domestic life but, when it comes to the improvement of sports pitches,...

in Cricket - on 18/4/13


European Turfgrass Laboratories (ETL) Ltd are pleased to announce that their A2LA Accreditation (Geotechnical/Putting Green Materials) has been extended...

in Industry News - on 17/4/13


The Toro Company has shown its commitment to golf and leisure club managers by renewing its exclusive sponsorship of the Club Managers Association of Europe...

in Industry News - on 17/4/13

STC Scarifier

It’s the time of year when a little warmth, sun and rain can make it a good time to scarify, with fresh grass ready to grow through.

in Industry News - on 17/4/13

MCC launches scheme to teach fair play in sport to children

"It is vital children are taught the importance of playing sport in the correct spirit," said MCC chief executive Derek Brewer.

in Cricket - on 16/4/13


Chris Divers Appeal

Thank you to all who kindly donated to this appeal.

in Industry News - on 16/4/13

Amenity Forum

in Industry News - on 16/4/13

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Hawick Golf Club

The Scottish Borders is renowned for its stunning beauty. Sadly, it’s often awful weather means that it can rarely be seen in its best light. And so...

in Golf - on 16/4/13


Martin Knight

Martin Knight - would like to lose weight but, with kebabs on the menu, maybe a lottery win is more likely!

in People - on 15/4/13


in Industry News - on 15/4/13

Record year for JCB

JCB today announced that 2012 was the best year in its 67-year history with earnings reaching a new record.

in Industry News - on 15/4/13

New head groundsman at Spotland Stadium

A new head groundsman has been appointed at Spotland Stadium, home of Rochdale AFC and Rochdale Hornets.

in Football - on 15/4/13

 Roadshow of free workshops are launched for Turf Managers

Over the course of the next few months, greenkeepers across the UK will be able to learn how healthy, firm and smooth greens can be achieved this year....

in Industry News - on 14/4/13

The Bedford GC A

The Bedford Golf Club at Great Denham has invested almost £250,000 in a fleet of new John Deere course machinery, bought from dealer P Tuckwell Ltd of...

in Golf - on 14/4/13


sixwaays tent

Our editor helps out on match day at the Sixways Stadium, home of Worcester Warriors, where Head Groundsman, Martin Knight, has struggled to keep the pitch...

in Rugby - on 14/4/13

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To cater for professional users of tractors for landscaping and grounds maintenance operations, Alistair Matthews of Yorkshire Compact Tractors has started...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 13/4/13