May 2014 (Page 4)

SweepEx Grain

A Sweeping statement

It’s easy to dismiss the time it takes to shift grain in the store at harvest time as being simply a job that has to be done.

in Industry News - on 14/5/14

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Demo Days get underway

Wiedenmann UK’s Core Recycler Demo Days get underway with Ernest Doe’s Bennington and Esher teams

in Industry News - on 14/5/14

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Obituary; Jean King

It is with great sadness that we report the recent death of Jean King, founding director and co-owner of Ecosolve Ltd. She passed away peacefully in Ashford...

in Industry News - on 13/5/14

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JCB delivers high profit

JCB achieved its third most profitable year in its 68-year history in 2013, the company announced today.

in Industry News - on 13/5/14


A year in football

Sometimes, it's nice to look back on the season as a groundsman.

in Football - on 13/5/14


The Ashes 2015

England will begin their attempt to regain the Ashes from Australia at Cardiff's Swalec stadium in July 2015.

in Industry News - on 13/5/14


World's Toughest Par 3

The tee is set 1,410 feet above the green on Hanglip Mountain. From the base of the mountain to the back of the green is 1,312 feet. In golf terms, that's...

in Golf - on 12/5/14

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Warranty from Rochford

Rochford Garden Machinery have announced the arrival of the first of their newly developed and exclusive aluminium rear roller mowers.

in Industry News - on 12/5/14

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Fairy rings

Fairy rings are today one of the most common diseases encountered by groundsmen and greenkeepers alike, and most will have experienced them under their...

in Industry News - on 12/5/14

Left to right Simon Gumbrill, Graeme Farmer and his grounds staff

Koro at Aston Villa

Aston Villa Football Club training grounds manager Graeme Farmer is using a Koro Field TopMaker with the new Universe Rotor to transform the management...

in Industry News - on 11/5/14

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Pellenc 3-Year Warranty

Etesia UK, the UK distributor of Pellenc battery-powered tools has announced it will now offer a three year commercial warranty as standard.

in Industry News - on 11/5/14

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Moss invasion

Having sat in on the sales desk in the early part of the week, it became quite obvious that moss, at the present time, is one of the major problems in...

in Industry News - on 11/5/14

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Toro success at High Post

Toro ProCore aerator trial prompts club to launch new turf management programme.

in Industry News - on 10/5/14

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New outlet for John Deere

With over 30 years’ experience in selling and maintaining lawn and garden equipment, Burscough based T & H Power Products were the perfect choice as...

in Industry News - on 10/5/14

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Homebrewed compost

In times of austerity, golf clubs have to watch the pennies but, more importantly, with nomadic golfers becoming the norm, change the way they operate...

in Industry News - on 10/5/14

Koro in action

Koro at Blumisberg

By using the technique of koro-ing, which is common in sports pitch renovation, but still rarely used on golf courses, Course Manager Richard (Richie)...

in Industry News - on 9/5/14

Chester Groundstaff Award Presentation

Chester win RCA Award

Pitchcare, ALS and Bill Watt Fences were delighted to present Chester Racecourse with the Racecourse Groundstaff Award for best Flat Racecourse, 2013.

in Industry News - on 9/5/14

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John Deere X300 redesign

A new design for the John Deere X300 Select Series range of lawn tractors has been introduced to coincide with this year’s launch of the new X310 model....

in Industry News - on 9/5/14

Bretton King and Richard Clark with the Shelton 3 tonne fast flow hopper

Ecosol invest in Shelton

Ecosol Turfcare, the Wiltshire based sports turf drainage and aeration contractors have made a major investment in Shelton Sportsturf Drainage Ltd’s...

in Industry News - on 9/5/14


Racecourse cut up rough

On Sunday Ludlow hosts its last meeting before it winds up for the summer and Ludlow Golf Club can enjoy the place to itself until October.

in Golf - on 8/5/14