January 2019 (Page 3)


Lynx for links at Newquay

Newquay Golf Club in Cornwall, a traditional links course with traditional links irrigation issues, has chosen Toro Lynx control system and Flex Series...

in Golf - on 17/1/19

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New Groundcare Seminar

Dennis & SISIS have announced an exciting new free-to-attend Groundcare Seminar which has been designed with education in mind for those involved in groundcare...

in Training & Education - on 16/1/19


Two more BASIS Advisors

Maxwell Amenity have furthered their commitment to providing customers with agronomic advice of the highest quality by supporting two members of the technical...

in Industry News - on 16/1/19

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Virtual Reality at BTME

This year at BTME, Europe's leading exhibition for turf professionals, SIS Pitches will have an exclusive reveal of their new hybrid grass VR...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 16/1/19

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Never Complain ...

Grounds Training Trainer Frank Newberry has always been fascinated by the maxim ‘never complain, never explain’. This advice is believed, by many,...

in Training & Education - on 16/1/19


Campey at GIS 2019

Campey Turf Care Systems will be attending the Golf Industry Show (GIS) 2019 in San Diego with Dakota and Air 2G2 GT Air Inject.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 15/1/19


Andrew's Retirement

After being in the captain’s chair for thirty-three years and having reached the grand age of 80, Andrew Rodwell, Founder and Managing Director at British...

in People - on 15/1/19

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Vandals target Angus GC

Green-keepers arrived on Sunday morning to be met by tyre marks cutting across the 17th fairway and the winter tees in the second incident of its kind...

in Golf - on 14/1/19

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Q & A; Callum Robinson

Callum Robinson - everything Liverpool and truly dedicated to his job

in Football - on 14/1/19

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The youth of today eh!

The North West of England is home to five top flight teams. But what is life like for the region's lower league groundsmen who can only dream of the extensive...

in Football - on 14/1/19

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Invasive weeds success

Over 60 contractors and invasive weed eradication specialists recently attended Invasives Science Live – a unique event that showcased the latest research...

in General Interest - on 13/1/19

Toro BALI Awards

John O’Conner BALI win

Award sponsors Toro and Reesink Turfcare are delighted to announce that John O’Conner Grounds Maintenance are the principle award winners for their sponsored...

in People - on 13/1/19

Japanese Knotweed

Japanese Knotweed

The Science and Technology Committee are holding an oral evidence session in early 2019, specifically to explore the science behind the effects of Japanese...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 12/1/19

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Everton FC update.

Speaking at a recent General Meeting, Everton FC Chairman, Bill Kenwright, and Deputy Chairman, Dr Keith Harris, provided updates on the Bramley-Moore...

in Football - on 12/1/19

Greenkeepers Gear Up

Greenkeepers gear up

It IS just under a year ago that the grounds across the region’s golf courses were blanketed with snow, and just under half a year since the country...

in Golf - on 11/1/19


Etesia - two new mowers

Etesia have launched two new 46cm cutting width professional pedestrian rotary mowers ahead of the 2019 season which extends their range of mowers already...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 11/1/19

John Richards - Old Gold Club

King John interview

Our very own John Richards made more than 480 appearances in gold and black and recently joined Mikey Burrows and Chris Iwelumo on the 13th episode of...

in Football - on 11/1/19

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Drumchapel raise money

A DRUMCHAPEL football club has pledged to raise cash for the family of its groundsman who died following a long battle with illness.

in Football - on 10/1/19

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Syngenta at BTME 2019

Syngenta will be giving turf managers the chance to win a professional PAR light meter every day at BTME 2019 - to scientifically measure useable light...

in Chemicals & Fertilisers - on 10/1/19

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Ben Bowen receives award

Countless hours of voluntary work and a passion for making the Edgar Street pitch the perfect playing surface has led to head groundsman Ben Bowen receiving...

in Football - on 9/1/19