October 2015 (page 3)

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BASIS Amenity Assured

Two leading weed control companies have praised the BASIS Amenity Assured standard for raising standards and best practice in the sector, as the industry...

in Industry News - on 19/10/15

PR4347 Toro Finance

Toro Triple Finance

Lely UK is again offering three 0% finance deals for golf clubs buying Toro equipment, with the offer to buy sooner and pay much later.

in Golf - on 19/10/15

ETMower at Forest Green Rovers

Etesia's robot mower

The new head groundsman at Forest Green Rovers FC, Matt Rainey, has praised Etesia’s ETMower claiming that it is like having an extra member of staff....

in Football - on 19/10/15

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Deere & Mytime Active

Godfreys Golf & Turf and Mytime Active continue their partnership with the supply of over £300,000 of John Deere golf course maintenance equipment.

in Golf - on 18/10/15


Couch-potato culture

Britain’s couch-potato culture is creating a “lost generation” of obese and physically inactive teenagers, as shock new figures show grassroots sports...

in Industry News - on 18/10/15

StAndrews Stonechat

It's their home too

In his latest article on conservation and ecology, James Hutchinson, Environmental Officer at The St Andrews Links Trust, looks at the impact the Open...

in Golf - on 18/10/15

Photograph  Odilon Dimier,Alamy

Buff-tailed bumblebee

Species scooped more than 40% of the votes, easily beating closest contenders the seven spot ladybird and emperor dragonfly

in Conservation & Ecology - on 17/10/15

Kubota Skills

Kubota Service Skills

The cream of Kubota UK’s service team gathered in September for the first Kubota Skills competition in the UK, an event that seeks to put the technical...

in Industry News - on 17/10/15

Turf Science Live Ireland (002)

Turf Science Live Ireland

Over 120 groundsmen, superintendents, turf managers, agronomists and golf club managers attended the latest Turf Science Live event, which was held at...

in Industry News - on 17/10/15

David Hulley

Orange Photo Comp

Our orange-themed photo competition closes in just 10 days!

in Pitchcare News - on 16/10/15

Machrie Golf Links

John Deere and Machrie

The magnificent Machrie Golf Links on the island of Islay is one of the finest golf courses to be found anywhere in the UK – as well as one of the most...

in Golf - on 16/10/15


Midlands rugby success

England may be watching the Rugby World Cup from the sidelines, but the West Midlands region is still proudly celebrating its connections with the game,...

in Industry News - on 16/10/15

Helen Davies

Helen Davies and IAgrE

Helen Davies of Pwllhelli, Gwynedd is the first member of the Land Drainage Association to achieve Chartered Environmentalist status through the Institution...

in Industry News - on 15/10/15

Mark Mennell

Mark Mennell marks 40yrs

FIVE-time Open champion Tom Watson led the tributes as Fulford Golf Club groundsman Mark Mennell marked 40 years of service.

in Industry News - on 15/10/15


Wessex at the NEC

Wessex International will launch a new product at Saltex 2015 which, they say, will be a breakthrough for the turfcare industry. It will join on the stand...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 15/10/15


Les Gibson wins award

BURGHILL & Tillington Cricket Club groundsman Les Gibson has been presented with the Rob Staite Trophy for services to cricket in the county

in Industry News - on 14/10/15


Community Star award

A Barmouth man has received special recognition for his outstanding work in the community by winning a Community Star award

in Industry News - on 14/10/15


Wessex for South Park

Mike Lawrie is Grounds maintenance Manager for Manchester City’s south area parklands with responsibility for looking after four million square metres....

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 14/10/15

Trueness meter, moisture meter, Clegg and buggies (2)

A "firm" decision

Steve Isaac, Director - Golf Course Management, The R&A, says that the grasses we grow on our golf greens largely dictate how the putting surfaces perform...

in Golf - on 14/10/15

RCA Sept 2015

Watt PVC Fences

in Equestrian - on 13/10/15