August 2015 (Page 1)

Crocodile Precision

Crocodile Precision

A select number of the trade press were recently invited to the factory of Crocodile Precision (formally Crocodile Golf) for a behind the scenes look at...

in Industry News - on 31/8/15

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Deere for Woodbury Park

The biggest package of John Deere golf course maintenance equipment sold in Devon and Cornwall has been delivered by dealer Masons Kings of Chudleigh to...

in Industry News - on 30/8/15

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Toro for Cumberwell Park

Cumberwell Park Golf Club, near Bath, has invested in Toro for the first time in a £½m five-year deal.

in Industry News - on 30/8/15

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Cherry on the cake

Peter Britton headed to his local club to catch up with the Premier League’s newest Head Groundsman, James Lathwell, a young man who has experienced...

in Football - on 30/8/15

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Toro at Frilford Heath

Frilford Heath, the 54-hole championship golf course complex seven miles south of Oxford, has been an exclusive Toro customer for four years.

in Industry News - on 29/8/15

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John Deere BS Mowers

John Deere dealer BS Mowers of Bristol has supplied leading landscape construction and maintenance contractor The Landscape Group with a fleet of eight...

in Industry News - on 29/8/15

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New GTC Apprenticeships

The GTC, one of the organisations working as part of the Golf Greenkeeping Trailblazer, has received approval for two further Apprenticeship Standards...

in Industry News - on 29/8/15

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John Deere and ProVQ

John Deere has appointed ProVQ as its new partner to deliver the company’s award winning apprentice training programmes, replacing the previous provider...

in Industry News - on 28/8/15


Toros at Redditch

Redditch Golf Club in Worcestershire has taken delivery of 10 new Toro machines in a move that’s resulted in great member feedback and significant reduction...

in Industry News - on 28/8/15

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Everris launch DewSmart

Everris has announced an addition to its H2Pro range with the launch of a new product called DewSmart, which has been designed to prevent or reduce the...

in Industry News - on 28/8/15

Monkstown Pond&Fairway

Monkstown Golf Club

The southern coast of Ireland, around the city of Cork, is not short of a golf course or two, such is the splendour of the topography. So, when GCSAI editor,...

in Golf - on 28/8/15

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BIGGA President Elect

Congratulations to Iain Macleod, Course Manager at Tain Golf Club, who has accepted the role of BIGGA President Elect ahead of officially becoming President...

in Industry News - on 27/8/15

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Glyphosate - in control?

It is important to understand how weed control works can help to get the best out of herbicides and increase efficiency, explains Manda Sansom, Monsanto’s...

in Local Authority - on 27/8/15

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Making important decision

As the managing director of a small to medium sized business - as defined by Brussels - I am constantly reminded of my responsibilities to the eighty odd...

in Editorial - on 27/8/15

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BT Sport wins Ashes

Broadcaster BT Sport says it has secured the live rights to the 2017-18 Ashes cricket series as part of a five-year deal with Cricket Australia.

in Industry News - on 26/8/15

Keith Exton

Keith Exton suspended

After the shock abandonment of Glamorgan's Royal London One-Day Cup clash with Hampshire due to an unsafe pitch, the head groundsman has been suspended....

in Industry News - on 26/8/15


Jumping for joy ...

As a former jockey who once partnered Desert Orchid to his most famous win, and a trainer of Sir Alex Ferguson’s horses, Simon Sherwood knows a thing...

in Equestrian - on 26/8/15

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Photo comp voting open

Voting for our Summer Photo Competition is now open.

in Pitchcare News - on 25/8/15