September 2017 (Page 1)

John Deere 2017 British Masters

The 2017 British Masters

John Deere course maintenance equipment supplied by dealer Greenlay of Cramlington in Northumberland has been helping to prepare the Lee Westwood Colt...

in Golf - on 30/9/17

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Groundsman on the wing!

Hartpury winger Harry Cochrane knows the Gillman’s Ground pitch better than anyone else from both his rugby experience and his day job...

in Rugby - on 30/9/17

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T H White imports on show

Some of the world’s top names in groundcare machinery – including Ferris and Wright mowers, Spider slope mowers and Jensen woodchippers, are now being...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 29/9/17

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Altonwood Group upgrades

The Altonwood Group, which owns and operates five golf courses across Surrey and Kent, has purchased a fleet of 60 E-Z-GO RXV golf cars to replace its...

in Golf - on 29/9/17

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Etesia go Greener

Etesia will be launching their range of Greener City Equipment on stand C050 at the NEC, which includes a range of environmentally-friendly battery-powered...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 29/9/17

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Liverpool Cricket Club

Teams of tired people have been shifting portable grandstands across Liverpool Cricket Club’s home turf, Aigburth Cricket Ground, in preparation for...

in Cricket - on 29/9/17

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Golf club staff tied up

Staff at Blackwell Range Golf Club in Durham have been tied up and threatened with a shotgun and a hammer by armed robbers.

in Industry News - on 28/9/17

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INNSA code and insurance

Specialist trade body publishes authoritative Code of Practice for Managing Japanese Knotweed and releases details of new insurance product.

in Industry News - on 28/9/17

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New Deere tractor at NEC

A new top of the range diesel lawn tractor is being launched by John Deere at the NEC

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 28/9/17

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GKB makes their day

Phil Day Sports of Worcestershire has added a GKB Machines Drainmaster to their fleet of sports ground construction and maintenance equipment.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 27/9/17

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Trilo set for the future

Pitchcare was invited to Vanmac bv, manufacturer of the Trilo range of Blowers and Vacs, to view the range of machines on offer along with a sneak preview...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 27/9/17

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New features from MTD

Established under the new MTD ownership as the CubCadet INFINICUT® and the ATT TMSystem™, visitors to stand F041 will be able to see some new features...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 27/9/17

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Shrewsbury Town FC

Dave Saltman, turf maintenance contractor for Shrewsbury Town Football Club and Managing Director of Pitchcare, spoke to us about his pitch-fixing following...

in Football - on 27/9/17

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A numbers game

It’s all in the numbers for The Buckinghamshire Golf Club, which has recently undergone a £3 million course redesign.

in Golf - on 26/9/17

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Make every seed count

Every seed counts when it comes to restoring playing surface quality on golf courses or getting stadium pitches established and stable for the new season....

in Industry News - on 26/9/17

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‘Why Amenity Matters Week

This week (25 September – 1 October) marks Why Amenity Matters Week. Through the eyes of the Colins family, the campaign encourages families and friends...

in Industry News - on 26/9/17

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Rubber crumb in court!

Dutch environmental organisations have made a formal legal complaint about the use of crumb rubber made from old tyres on sports fields.

in Industry News - on 25/9/17

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Gator utility launch

John Deere is introducing the newly styled Gator XUV 865M utility vehicle at the NEC in November.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 25/9/17

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Amazone spread the news

The AMAZONE E+S single-disc spreader has always been at the forefront when it comes to flexibility.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 25/9/17

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A task for Catterick!

A busy programme with tight recovery windows means that Catterick Racecourse’s turf surfaces require plenty of tender loving care. Jane Carley headed...

in Equestrian - on 25/9/17