November 2013 (Page 2)


Blown away by Mitox

Clearing up autumn leaves is one of those onerous tasks we all have to face if we have trees nearby.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 25/11/13


Salt of the Earth

When the worst of the winter weather arrives you want a simple and effective way of spreading salt on snow and ice.

in Industry News - on 25/11/13


Income record at RFU

The Rugby Football Union (RFU) has revealed in its annual report that its revenue has surpassed £150m for the first time in its history and that has enabled...

in Rugby - on 24/11/13

Planes - Keep paying attention

Keep paying attention

The London Tree Officers Association and the Bartlett Tree Research Laboratory based at Reading University have been undertaking investigations on Planes...

in Industry News - on 24/11/13

Minchinhampton Main

A big and scary project

Forming environmental policies and action plans in such an environmentally sensitive region as The Cotswolds can be a big and scary project says the club’s...

in Golf - on 24/11/13

Barnsley FC 3

No problems for Pitch

A visitor to the home of Barnsley FC at Oakwell stadium will encounter a stiff breeze and a pitch that is not over blessed with natural light.

in Football - on 23/11/13

Pestovo 2982

E-Z-GO upgrade for Club

Pestovo Golf and Yacht Club, situated 28 km from Moscow, has recently upgraded its fleet of golf cars, with the delivery of 25 E-Z-GO RXV buggies by local...

in Golf - on 23/11/13

New John Deere XUV 825i Gator utility vehicle

John Deere at Harrogate

New machines from John Deere's comprehensive golf and turf maintenance product range will be featured at BTME 2014 in Harrogate in January.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 23/11/13


SISIS help renovate

Avonmore Associates, a specialist fine turf contractor, has upgraded its turf maintenance fleet with the purchase of two SISIS Rotorake 600HD pedestrian...

in Bowls - on 22/11/13

GBS 029

New dealer for E-Z-GO

Golf Buggies Scotland, based at Ladybank in Fife, has been appointed a non-exclusive dealer of E-Z-GO golf cars and Cushman light utility vehicles.

in Golf - on 22/11/13

BLEC team Tom Shinkins (Ieft) with Gary Mumby (in cap) and Sue Mumby with TV presenter Nick Knowles and the DIY SOS team at Little Miracles centre in Peterborough

BLEC support Pudsey

BLEC Global were happy to help when the BBC ‘Children In Need’ team descended on Peterborough to build a new £1million children’s charity centre....

in People - on 22/11/13

Spurs DarrenBaldwin Sign

Audere est Facere

Not so much a training ground, more an expression of a football club’s business and playing philosophy, that’s the new Tottenham Hotspur Training Centre...

in Football - on 22/11/13


Winter Spraying advice

Alan Abel, a Complete Weed Control franchisee for over 30 years, gives his take on winter spraying.

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 21/11/13

Pic for Press Release

Don’t Forget to Register

With less than a hundred days remaining to BTME 2014, now is the perfect time to pre-register to avoid queues when you arrive. It’s completely free so...

in Industry News - on 21/11/13

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New machines at Harrogate

BLEC Global will use BTME in Harrogate (January 21-23) to launch new products for the golf and sportsturf industry.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 21/11/13

Pic for PR

Report from World Series

After an intense training from May onwards to the day finally came for the England over 35’s and 45’s to set off to Heathrow for our flight to South...

in Industry News - on 21/11/13

pr picture

DMMP to power into BTME

What to expect from DMMP at BTME in January

in Industry News - on 20/11/13

IMG 3282

Replay revive pitches

The artificial sports pitches at Longbenton sports ground, the Centre for Physical Recreation & Sport for Newcastle University, have undergone a Replay...

in Synthetics - on 20/11/13

paul w

New FEGGA member

He is a career Greenkeeper and Course Manager currently responsible for a 54-hole golf complex in the Cotswolds area of the UK.

in Golf - on 20/11/13

invasive rhododenron ponticum

Tackling the tree rose

They make a stunning display in spring, but some Rhododendrons are now a major headache for estate managers, groundsmen and greenkeepers, particularly...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 20/11/13