August 2016 (Page 3)

DSC 0287(2)

Sportsturf Award winner

Elliot Wilson is this year’s recipient of the Ransomes Jacobsen-sponsored Higher Education Sportsturf Award after completing a degree in BSc (Hons) Sportsturf...

in Industry News - on 19/8/16

The First Tee & John Deere

Deere on the First Tee

John Deere has announced an extension of its commitment to The First Tee, the US-based non-profit youth development organisation that uses golf to teach...

in Industry News - on 19/8/16

Spillern 4 weeks after seeding 10.11.2014

Reduce construction costs

Symbio’s Martin Ward says that, if we could halve the time taken to grow in new sports pitches, golf courses or bowling greens, the cost of construction...

in Football - on 19/8/16

Buggy 1A

E-Z-GO transfer news!

Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust has taken delivery of a bespoke electric vehicle for transferring trauma patients from their Air Ambulance landing site on the...

in Industry News - on 18/8/16


Maracanã ready to wow

Sunday’s closing ceremony promises another unforgettable show - and if it is anything like the curtain-raiser, we’re sure to see a fantastic celebration...

in Industry News - on 18/8/16

Student Greenkeeper 2016 LOGO2

BIGGA and Toro announce

BIGGA and Toro are delighted to announce the finalists for this year’s Toro Student Greenkeeper of the Year awards, which for the first time ever features...

in Industry News - on 18/8/16


Pesticides in the UK PDF

'Pesticides in the UK: The 2015 report on the impacts and sustainable use of pesticides' is available to download as an interactive PDF

in Industry News - on 17/8/16


Praised for dedication

A devoted groundsman has been presented with a certificate to thank him for more than 30 years of service at one of the country’s oldest cricket fields...

in Cricket - on 17/8/16

Bradgate Fencing

Triple flail impresses

The grounds maintenance division of Cambridgeshire’s Bradgate Fencing has reported fantastic client feedback since putting its new Toro LT-F3000 triple...

in Industry News - on 17/8/16

Lena Crowe beekeeper landscape WEB

Heaton Park buzzing

The Queen Bee of Manchester’s parks has been crowned with three Green Flag awards for 2016 – including a special community award handed to a century-old...

in Local Authority - on 17/8/16

Tier 4F engine

Hybrid power here to stay

Richard Comely is Director, International Product Development at Ransomes Jacobsen, looks at hybrid power systems and how they are used in today’s modern...

in Industry News - on 17/8/16

Air2HP photo2

Air2HP Handheld Probe

New Campey Turf Care Systems Air2HP Handheld Probe delivers portable aeration to turf professionals

in Industry News - on 16/8/16

Coventry Wasps

Coventry stung by Wasps?

Coventry City’s largest supporters’ group has called on the city council to reject plans for Wasps to build a £7million training centre at the current...

in Industry News - on 16/8/16

3D Pro Master Cropped

DLF earn medals

Seed from DLF is returning to the sports surfaces of Brazil for the second time in two years

in Industry News - on 16/8/16

OlympicGolf Jacobsen

Jacobsen help Justin!

Justin Rose of Great Britain won golf’s first Olympic gold medal in 112 years, watched by a global TV audience estimated at more than 3.6 billion

in Industry News - on 15/8/16

EatonPark ScottPoulson

Is your park threatened?

Model boat races, cricket matches, ice-cream vans and bootcamps – all human life can be found in our green spaces. But with government cuts and looming...

in Industry News - on 15/8/16

CWC Alan

Brexit or Glexit?

It’s been a few weeks since Brexit and things are pretty cloudy. We don't fully know what it means and how it will affect us all in a daily basis just...

in Industry News - on 15/8/16


Q&A with Rhys Butler

Rhys Butler - Goo goo, bubba - and that’s just his youngest’s artistic skills!

in Golf - on 15/8/16


Butler Service

With Harlech Castle dominating the skyline, views out across the Irish Sea and the Lleyn Peninsular and inland over Snowdonia National Park, there can...

in Industry News - on 15/8/16


Redexim at the Olympics

Maracana and Engenhão are the two official Olympic stadiums for the Rio 2016 Olympics

in Industry News - on 14/8/16