October 2016 (Page 2)


Tich gets 'big' award

A Cornwall rugby stalwart has been honoured at Twickenham for his efforts. St Austell vice-chairman and groundsman Tich Preston, was at rugby headquarters...

in Industry News - on 25/10/16


Kubota dealer expands

One of Kubota’s leading South East dealerships, Rod Gaskin Ltd, has unveiled its new West Sussex depot, expanding the reach of the Kubota agricultural...

in Industry News - on 25/10/16


Clumpy clobbered!

An influx of ‘clumpy’ ryegrass on the greens, approaches and surrounds at the Island Golf Club in Donabate, Dublin has now been treated successfully,...

in Golf - on 25/10/16

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AF Question Time at NEC

The Amenity Forum will once again be hosting its ever-popular Question Time at the NEC

in Industry News - on 24/10/16


Douglas Park get quality

Douglas Park Golf Club, located in Glasgow, Scotland, has invested heavily in Jacobsen machinery since opting for orange eleven years ago

in Golf - on 24/10/16

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Grassau dealer training

Wiedenmann UK has taken 54 dealer representatives on a training mission to Grassau in southern Germany to see new machines and developments in their fleet...

in Industry News - on 24/10/16

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Documenting your progress

Wendy Gelernter, Ph.D, Larry Stowell, Ph.D and Micah Woods Ph.D suggest that simple monitoring approaches can help you provide measurable, science based...

in Golf - on 24/10/16


Etesia UK celebrates 25th

Etesia UK’s 2016 ‘Partners in Excellence’ awards proved to be one to remember, as the company celebrated its 25th anniversary in the UK as well as...

in Industry News - on 23/10/16


Jacobsen's Thai demo

Jacobsen, together with local dealer, Shriro Thailand, recently hosted a demo day to show a selection of the latest and most advanced products to the industry....

in Golf - on 23/10/16

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Groundsman hits back

Croke Park’s head groundsman has hit back at Jim Gavin for his criticism of the stadium’s pitch in last month’s drawn All-Ireland final

in Industry News - on 23/10/16


First for Hadlow

Hadlow College is the first centre in the UK to have been awarded approval to offer the newly developed 0143 Golf Greenkeeping Standard Apprenticeship....

in Golf - on 22/10/16


Paul ticks off Ryder Cup

Paul Jenkins has moved a step closer to completing his bucket list after helping to look after the Ryder Cup course

in Industry News - on 22/10/16

Get Moving

Get Moving Campaign

The Amenity Forum launched their “Get Moving” campaign at their annual conference on the 13th October at the Burton Albion FC at Burton on Trent

in Industry News - on 22/10/16

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Dennis sponsor US Bowls

Dennis and SISIS have announced that they will once again be sponsoring the US Bowls Championships, which will be held at Johnson Lawn Bowls Club in Sun...

in Industry News - on 21/10/16

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RIP Bob Corbin

A founder member, former president and Fellow of the Institute of Groundsmanship, Bob Corbin has died aged 101

in Industry News - on 21/10/16


False knowledge dangerous

I don’t wish to sound alarmist, but there is a sector of society who, by a combination of cynical ignorance and calculated arrogance, potentially threaten...

in Industry News - on 21/10/16

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New MD for Bernhard

Bernhard and Company is pleased to announce that Brian Batchelor has been appointed Managing Director for global operations. Brian takes up the post in...

in Industry News - on 21/10/16

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Keeping revenue flowing

This very model of modern sustainable football is committed to a programme of advances to keep ahead of game. We caught up with Andy Gibbins, the Head...

in Football - on 21/10/16

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Tynedale after the floods

Tynedale Golf Club’s Kevin Thompson provides an update on the state of the course following last December’s devastating floods which submerged pretty...

in Golf - on 20/10/16

Lantra awards 2016

New Lantra mower courses

Ride-on and pedestrian mowers play a vital role in the world of amenity horticulture, but their use is not without risk. Accidents involving mowers can...

in Industry News - on 20/10/16