March 2017 (page 3)


Tiernan Crawford wins

Tiernan Crawford has been announced as the ICL and Syngenta Irish Student Greenkeeper of the Year Award 2017 winner

in Golf - on 19/3/17

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BIGGA Support Team

A support team of British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association members will be heading to The Wentworth Club this May to help prepare the course...

in Golf - on 19/3/17


Landfill row ongoing

Unhappy campaigners are taking their battle against the state of a golf course-turned-landfill site and a lack of financial transparency to the national...

in Industry News - on 18/3/17

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Sweet Chestnuts threat?

Be on the lookout: Serious disease of sweet chestnut trees hits Devon

in Conservation & Ecology - on 18/3/17

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£6K raised for charity

A Christmas tree ‘chipping’ scheme raised over £6K for a worthy cause, helped by a GreenMech QuadChip 160.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 17/3/17

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CE marking for Classen

Classen’s new TA18 aerator now has CE marking in compliance with EU health and safety requirements. This follows the conformity assessment and issue...

in Industry News - on 17/3/17

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Get stuck in!

NatWest CricketForce is a nationwide initiative aimed at cricket clubs. The programme is designed to bring clubs and local communities closer together,...

in Cricket - on 17/3/17

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Battling dual use ...

Five months of unpredictable weather and dual use at the DW Stadium has meant that Dave Saltman and the Wigan team have had to pull out all the stops to...

in Football - on 17/3/17


Glyphosate not carcinogen

ECHA's Committee for Risk Assessment (RAC) has concluded that the available scientific evidence did not meet the criteria to classify glyphosate as a carcinogen,...

in Industry News - on 16/3/17


Pitchcare Online Learning

Mindful of the need to keep pace with modern practices and learning methods, Pitchcare’s Grounds Training team have created a suite of Online Training...

in Training & Education - on 16/3/17

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Commonwealth Games rush

Birmingham and Liverpool battle to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games after Durban was all but stripped of the event

in Industry News - on 16/3/17

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Under threat course saved

Professional golfer Neil Reeves is taking over the operation of Marsden Park Golf Course in Nelson.

in Golf - on 15/3/17

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Community chooses Iseki

Shotwick Park, located in Chester, U.K. has taken delivery of an Iseki SXG326 cut and collect compact tractor mower to help maintain the eight-acre private...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 15/3/17

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Ballybunion in focus

The Old Course at Ballybunion – ranked by at 17 in the Top 100 golf courses in the world – has been subject to a complete renovation of...

in Golf - on 15/3/17


Electronics on Mowers

In the 3rd article of Jim Whitton’s machinery series, he explores the development of commercial mower electrical systems over the last three...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 15/3/17


Sparrows Lane revamp

Charlton Athletic's legendary Sparrows Lane training complex is well on course for its multi-million pound upgrade

in Industry News - on 14/3/17

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Football pitches wrecked

A football manager has condemned the "idiots" who mindlessly created deep tyre tracks marks and left three pitches unplayable.

in Football - on 14/3/17

Toro award

Reesink Turfcare awarded

Reesink Turfcare has been recognised by The Toro Company for its outstanding performance in Parts, Service and Technical Training in 2016

in Industry News - on 14/3/17

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OutThere choose Kubota

OutThere, one of the leading grounds maintenance and landscaping businesses in Northern Ireland, has strengthened its fleet of Kubota machinery following...

in Industry News - on 13/3/17

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ProNitro shortlisted

DLF Seed’s newest nitrogen seed coat technology ProNitro has been shortlisted for the “Innovatieprijs Sportaccommodaties” or “Sports Innovation...

in Industry News - on 13/3/17