July 2019 (page 2)

OPM cluster in bright sunlight

New OPM measures

Strengthened measures on the import of most species of oak into England were introduced to protect native trees from the threat of the tree pest Oak Processionary...

in Conservation & Ecology - on 24/7/19

London Stadium Mowing

London Stadium transforms

London Stadium has released dramatic time lapse footage showing the transformation of the venue for four different sport and music events in just three...

in Football - on 24/7/19

Andrew Woodhall At Work

Q&A with Andrew Woodhall

Andrew Woodhall - Hizzy, Stalker, Nell and Elmer!

in People - on 24/7/19


Straight shooting

Pocklington School is an independent day and boarding school for boys and girls aged 3-18. Located in Pocklington, a pleasant, small market town able to...

in Cricket - on 24/7/19


ISEKI help at Praa

ISEKI UK & Ireland, distributors of ISEKI compact tractors and mowers alongside their local dealer Nigel Rafferty Groundcare based in Redruth, Cornwall...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 23/7/19


Deere acquires OnLink

Highlighting the company’s focus on golf course technology solutions, John Deere has announced the acquisition of OnLink, an industry-leading golf course...

in Industry News - on 23/7/19

Haydock Park Maurice Crooks 2

Meet "Mr Haydock"

Maurice Crooks even lives in a cottage on the edge of the St Helens venue, and counts legends like Lester Piggott, Ruby Walsh and Harvey Smith among his...

in Equestrian - on 23/7/19


Save with Otterbine

It’s taken a little time to warm up this year (unlike last year!), but British Summer Time is in full swing and water management specialist Otterbine...

in Golf - on 22/7/19

J H Tree 2

GreenMech tick the boxes

A GreenMech Arborist 130 woodchipper is proving to be a real workhorse for J H Tree Services. Conducting works for a variety of domestic and commercial...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 22/7/19

Manor-GC Rob-Preston

Q&A with Chris Ralph

He’s a family man who loves the gym and NASA

in Golf - on 22/7/19

Manor-GC Pond

Manor House GC

The beautiful Cotswold village of Castle Combe is perhaps best known for its motor racing circuit, but nestled away in 350 acres of rolling Wiltshire countryside...

in Golf - on 22/7/19


Toro win at Sherborne GC

2019 brings plenty to celebrate for Sherborne Golf Club. A 125-year anniversary, a Toro machinery fleet update and recognition for the club’s young greenkeeping...

in Golf - on 21/7/19


Mulgrave's new pitch

Football Foundation Ambassador, Chris Powell, believes around-the-clock access to new all-weather playing facilities will help develop students at Mulgrave...

in Football - on 21/7/19

ALS Contracts - Lucky 7

The Magnificent 7

ALS Contracts’ fleet of machinery has again expanded with the addition of two new Wiedenmann Terra Spike XD6’s now taking the fleet to seven Wiedenmann...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 20/7/19

Sit Fully Ssealed Bunker

Durabunker signs up

Bunker design and construction specialist Durabunker Ltd has pledged its commitment to members of the British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association...

in Training & Education - on 20/7/19

Saffrons Aerial

Spice of life at Saffrons

This delightful multi sports venue on the south coast was, and still is, part of the Duke of Devonshire’s estate, where in Victorian times the most expensive...

in Football - on 20/7/19

SAS 3039

SAS appreciate Ventrac

The SAS Institute, based at Medmenham, near Marlow in Buckinghamshire, is the latest organisation to purchase a Ventrac 4500 compact tractor and attachments....

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 19/7/19


SPPS sprayer options

The SPPS, a self-propelled pedestrian sprayer from Techneat Engineering, aimed at lawn care professionals and already in use at many leading UK and Overseas...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 19/7/19

Lee Morgado-Richard Campey-John Campey,-Julia Campey--July-2019 Rt

Julia becomes MD

Julia Campey has been appointed as the new managing director of Campey Turf Care Systems, with former MD, Richard Campey, taking the position...

in Industry News - on 19/7/19

Eaton TMSystem 1

TMSystem™ for Eaton GC

The combination of UltraGroomer™ and SMARTVibe™ cassettes from the TMSystem™ have been the key to removing lateral growth and increasing green speed...

in Golf - on 18/7/19