August 2015 (Page 4)


Brentford replace pitch

Brentford have postponed their Championship match at home to Birmingham City next Tuesday in order to re-lay the pitch at Griffin Park.

in Industry News - on 13/8/15

Michael Boyes BSc Turf with sponsor David Timms

Ransomes education award

Michael Boyes, Assistant Golf Course Superintendent at the Trump International Golf Club in Dubai, is this year’s recipient of the Ransomes Jacobsen-sponsored...

in Industry News - on 13/8/15

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Toro at Kingsdown Club

Established in 1880, Kingsdown Golf Club is a club with longevity. It is the oldest club in Wiltshire and has outlived all but 12 English clubs, even its...

in Industry News - on 12/8/15

Trimax Stoneleigh Deer Park Golf Club

Trimax at Stoneleigh Park

Stoneleigh Deer Park Golf Club is the proud new owner of a Trimax Snake after purchasing the rotary mower ten days before a demonstration was even due...

in Industry News - on 12/8/15


Q&A with Graham Pickin

Graham Pickin - balancing height and weight with chocolate and ice cream!

in Football - on 12/8/15

Phoenix Picturesque

Pickin - his moments

Managing a sixty hectare green oasis in the industrial heartland of South Yorkshire requires special skills, especially when it’s a multi-sports venue...

in Football - on 12/8/15

SRUC Elmwood Golf Course

John Deere at Elmswood

Renowned for its leading greenkeeping and golf course management training and education programmes, which have produced many of the world’s top greenkeepers,...

in Industry News - on 11/8/15


Wessex Sweeper Collector

The new Wessex MTC Sweeper Collector rolls all three jobs into one machine. Designed for the maintenance of sports turf, parks, car parks, private estates...

in Industry News - on 11/8/15

Bolton Wanderers

DLF for Bolton Garden

Bolton Wanderers may not be in the Premier League but a front garden at a house in Bolton certainly is! Pukka Turf has made quite a transformation, with...

in Industry News - on 11/8/15

Waterloo Bowls

Waterloo Bowls Handicap

The Co-operative Funeralcare has agreed a sponsorship deal to bring the much loved Waterloo Crown Green Bowls Tournament back to TV screens across the...

in Industry News - on 10/8/15

Worcestershire Golf Course (1)

AFT at Historic Course

The AFT Trenchers 45 and AFT Wizz Wheel are set to install a full drainage scheme in the 96-year-old greens at Worcestershire Golf Club, as well as playing...

in Industry News - on 10/8/15

SISIS Eastbourne College

SISIS maintain RWC pitch

The South African national rugby team will have first class training facilities going into the 2015 Rugby World Cup after it was confirmed that their outdoor...

in Industry News - on 10/8/15

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Peak Phosphorus debate

In the third of a series of three, Mike Atherton looks at the Peak Phosphorus Debate and, having followed many paths in his quest to quench his unrelenting...

in Editorial - on 10/8/15


A new digital age

Professional standards and certification body BASIS has re-launched its website with a fresh new look and improved user-functionality.

in Industry News - on 9/8/15

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Great Yarmouth racecourse

Norfolk’s Great Yarmouth Racecourse – one of 15 racecourses run by the Arena Racing Company (ARC) across the UK – has invested in a new Toro Groundsmaster...

in Industry News - on 9/8/15

Cheltenham Town   Abbey Business Stadium

Cheltenham Town FC

Cheltenham Town Football Club has commented that the services of Complete Weed Control have made the role of their groundsman a great deal easier.

in Industry News - on 9/8/15


Rushmere Golf Club

Rushmere Golf Club, in Ipswich, Suffolk, has seen a new TYM tractor come on board, marking part of a wider £140k machinery renewal agreement with Lely...

in Industry News - on 8/8/15

PR4329 Foxhills

Foxhills Club & Resort

Championship hosts Foxhills Club & Resort, situated in 400 acres of Surrey countryside just 20 minutes from Heathrow, is enjoying a new fleet of Toro turfcare...

in Industry News - on 8/8/15

Gorse FreeStock Sussex

Gorse Management

James Hutchinson, the recently appointed Environmental Officer at The St Andrews Links Trust, discusses how gorse has an effect on our sports grounds and...

in Golf - on 8/8/15

Everris Comes to the Rescue for Moortown Golf Club

Moortown Golf Club

Over the years, Moortown GC has changed the way they have managed and maintained their rough. Everything from wall to wall cutting through to areas being...

in Golf - on 7/8/15