February 2018 (Page 1)


Kubota has wings!

Kubota Tractors, M5001 Series, Redwings

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 28/2/18

Trilo Berkhamsted S4

Trilo fix falling leaves

Head Groundsman Mike Herring, of Berkhamsted School, and his team have their work cut out maintaining over 40 acres of grounds and sports facilities over...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 28/2/18

Major Synergy Crawley Borough Council

Crawley's 'Synergy'

Four Major Synergy out front mower decks are being used by Crawley Borough Council to assist in the maintenance of 2 million square metres of grass areas....

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 28/2/18

DaveSaltman Oldham Landscape

Change as good as a rest?

There’s been talk, in recent weeks, about a winter break in football to allow the players to recover. It’s an interesting debate, with many citing...

in Editorial - on 28/2/18


Tiverton targeted

Owners shocked as greenkeeping equipment is stolen after early morning raids in Sampford Peverell

in Industry News - on 27/2/18


Different Shades of Green

The European Turfgrass Society are pleased to welcome ETS members and other turfgrass specialists to the 6 ETS Conference 2018 in Manchester, United...

in Industry News - on 27/2/18

New John Deere 1200H bunker rake A

New hydro bunker rake

John Deere continues to help golf courses and sports arenas make maintenance operations easier with the introduction of the 1200H bunker rake, which will...

in Golf - on 27/2/18

Mona Tractors CTM

North Wales appointment

Charterhouse Turf Machinery have announced the appointment of Mona Tractor Company as their dealer for North Wales. With three depots in the area, in Ruthin,...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 26/2/18


Who gave all the pies?

A football club whose match was postponed shortly before kick-off donated all the food for the game to a charity for the homeless

in Football - on 26/2/18

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Drainage issues closure?

A popular Aberdeen golf course could be closed for a year. The MacKenzie Championship Course in Hazlehead is due to undergo drainage works following heavy...

in Golf - on 26/2/18

Lyme House&Rhododendrons

Pride, but no prejudice

Thousands of romantics make the pilgrimage for the opportunity to worship at a National Trust ‘shrine’ renowned the world over. Greg Rhodes meets Gary...

in People - on 26/2/18


Goalie turned groundie

Salisbury’s Charlie Searle has taken on a new role with the Evo-Stik South West promotion chasers.

in Football - on 25/2/18

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BALI-NCF work with Stihl

BALI-NCF, the grounds maintenance industry’s National Contractors Forum, and STIHL GB joined forces recently to deliver best in class hedge trimmer training...

in Training & Education - on 25/2/18

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PGI Welsh Beef search ...

As part of its continued support for grassroots rugby, PGI Welsh Beef is launching its Groundsman of the Year Awards

in Rugby - on 25/2/18

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Anything but predictable

Everton’s new stadium will “break the mould”, according to chief executive Robert Elstone, who pledged the club will ensure its new home is not “predictable...

in Football - on 24/2/18

Royal DornochToro

Dornoch trusts Toro

Course Manager Eoin Riddell explains why the club purchased Toro machinery: “We can’t get enough of Toro, it is by far the best turfcare machinery...

in Golf - on 24/2/18

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Brexit: What does it mean

James Allen, Director of Policy, Governance and External Affairs at the Sport and Recreation Alliance, reflects on the three key points he raised in the...

in General Interest - on 24/2/18


Poweroll 1,000 not out

Cornwall based engineering company, known by most as Poweroll, are pleased to announce that they have recently manufactured and sold their 1,000th cricket...

in Cricket - on 23/2/18


Etesia complete portfolio

Scamblers, based in Bourn, Cambridgeshire, believe they now have a complete portfolio of groundscare machinery after they were confirmed as Etesia UK’s...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 23/2/18


Stoke Park's third loop

Work is continuing on the third loop of nine holes at the prestigious and multi-award-winning Stoke Park Country Club to complete a three-year renovation...

in Golf - on 23/2/18