July 2013 (Page 6)

MansfieldSand Scraper

Mansfield Sand

Mansfield Sand will be vacating their current quarry for pastures new in 2015. Mark Robinson, the company’s Sports Surface Manager, takes our editor...

in Industry News - on 8/7/13


Construction is underway on the new golf course in Calabar, the capital of Nigeria's Cross River State.

in Golf - on 7/7/13

Lecturers, teachers & administrators at the Ireland Education Day 2013

The first Institute of Horticulture (IoH) Ireland Education Day was held at University College Dublin on the 25 June 2013.

in Industry News - on 7/7/13

Penny Long with Dave Langheim wimbledon

The much used BBC aerial shot of Wimbledon gives a superb view of Wimbledon Park Golf Club across the road from the All England Club, which is used for...

in Industry News - on 7/7/13

5th Green[1] golf course

Slow greens that tended to turn yellow in the winter are now a thing of the past at Hayston Golf Club thanks to the efforts of head green keeper Tam Currie...

in Golf - on 6/7/13


Trainer Mark Johnston has again slammed the watering of tracks and has called for the use of studs or grips to stop horses slipping on suspect ground.

in Equestrian - on 6/7/13

AntonyWainwright PenhaLonga

Conservation at Turton

Winning the Conservation Greenkeeper of the Year in 2011 has provided a confidence boost for the greenkeeping team at Turton Golf Club, whilst also inspiring...

in Golf - on 6/7/13

2nd jcb image

Mechplant - the plant hire business which is part of Esh Group - has invested in a fleet of new mini excavators and compaction rollers as part of a £3.5...

in Industry News - on 6/7/13


The Everris 2013/2014 Product Guide is now available, with a fresh image and lots of useful information for those who manage turf and amenity areas.

in Industry News - on 5/7/13


A newly constructed school situated on steep slopes needed a mower that could cope with the ups and downs of grounds maintenance more than most.

in Industry News - on 5/7/13

Maidstone united

Replay Maintenance, the synthetic surface maintenance specialists, has carried out its specialist Revive® Plus+ process at the Gallagher Stadium – home...

in Industry News - on 5/7/13

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Merchant of Old Trafford

A year after reporting on Emirates Old Trafford’s major renovation works, Tom James catches up with Grounds Manager Matt Merchant once more to see what’s...

in Cricket - on 5/7/13

Hyundai HYC3816 chainsaw

September will see the formal launch of Hyundai garden, estate and amenity machinery, being marketed as part of the fast-growing Hyundai Power Equipment...

in Industry News - on 4/7/13

coventry city

Coventry City have agreed a deal to play at Northampton Town's Sixfields Stadium for the next three seasons, BBC Coventry & Warwickshire reports.

in Football - on 4/7/13


Hundreds of competitors made a big splash for charity by digging deep to take on the challenge of the JCB Mud Run.

in Industry News - on 4/7/13

The revamped Groundmaster 4000-D

Toro’s Groundsmaster 4000-D rotary mower range has been revamped to offer dramatic efficiency savings without compromising on performance or productivity....

in Industry News - on 4/7/13

IMG 1726

This year's weather has seen rain alternating with spells of warm, dry sunshine - the ideal conditions for encouraging grass, weeds, saplings and other...

in Local Authority - on 3/7/13


Alec MacIndoe

Alec MacIndoe - Here is the News - it seems a travesty that we would only allow one person on his romantic date!

in People - on 3/7/13


A quiet golf revolution

One of Berkshire’s oldest golf courses, Newbury & Crookham, is now in the loving care of Course Manager, Alec MacIndoe and, as our editor discovers,...

in Golf - on 3/7/13

Broadwater School Richard Williams

A 25hp Massey Ferguson compact tractor with mid-mounted mower deck is helping Surrey comprehensive school, Broadwater, keep on top of its grounds and...

in Industry News - on 2/7/13