January 2020 (Page 1)

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An interesting BTME ...

Price Turfcare enjoyed an interesting BTME with the announcement that Toro had purchased Venture Products Inc., the manufacturer of Ventrac all-terrain...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 31/1/20


New Verti-Drain 2519

Charterhouse Turf Machinery used BTME 2020 as a platform to launch what is considered to be the ‘next generation’ of their renowned Verti-Drain...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 31/1/20


All new 22” INFINICUT

Another show, another product launch for Cub Cadet at BTME 2020. Following on from SALTEX 2019 where the company showed its first Rotary Mower, the SM34,...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 30/1/20

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Deliberate fire at Moray

Officers are investigating the blaze at Moray Golf Club, which happened within the area of the greenkeeping sheds in Muirton Crescent around 10.30pm last...

in Industry News - on 30/1/20

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Otterbine Concept 3

Otterbine’s Fractional five-in-one and Concept 3 aerating systems were back by popular demand at BTME.

in Local Authority - on 30/1/20

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Contoura the solution

The Contoura roller mower is the perfect solution to keep the undulating fairways tidy year-round at Roganstown Golf Course and Swords Open Golf Course...

in Golf - on 29/1/20


Rotherham "under attack"

Rotherham Cricket Club say they are "under attack" after vandals damaged their playing surface for a second time in seven months

in Industry News - on 29/1/20


Q&A with Matt Booth

Matt Booth - manners don’t cost anything, especially when you’re naked in hotel corridors

in Golf - on 29/1/20


Wakefield Golf Club

Wakefield Golf Club is an undulating parkland course in West Yorkshire. It comprises two loops of nine holes, both of which start and finish at the clubhouse....

in Golf - on 29/1/20


TYM showcase tractors

The best-selling T393 from the compact range and T503 from the mid-duty range from TYM tractors paired up at BTME to headline the stand.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 28/1/20

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Ken is standing down

He has become one of the recognisable figures in north-east cricket over the last twenty years. But now, Kenny McCurdie, the head groundsman at Aberdeenshire...

in Cricket - on 28/1/20

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Golf Environment Awards

The winners of this year’s 2020 Golf Environment Awards were announced last week at The Crown Hotel, Harrogate, in a ceremony hosted by STRI Group

in Golf - on 28/1/20


Caption competition

Campey Turf Care’s Ambassador Ian (Poggy) Pogson is seen here with the BBC’s Naga Munchetty at the BTME Welcome Celebration. Clearly, one of the them...

in General Interest - on 27/1/20


GreenTek Sarel roller

GreenTek displayed a selection of products including their 5.4m wide Multi-Sarel at BTME.

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 27/1/20


Q&A with Dale Stephen

Dale Stephen - I think he likes Tom Hanks!

in Football - on 27/1/20


Inverness CTFC feature

Inverness Caledonian Thistle Football Club began life in 1994 and came to prominence, or perhaps notoriety, when the still considered minnows took on the...

in Football - on 27/1/20

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ASOY winner announced

The Amenity Sprayer Operator of the Year Award (ASOY) recognises and rewards top sprayer operators across the amenity industry. It aims to further improve...

in Industry News - on 26/1/20


R&A and RSPB partnership

The R&A has agreed a new partnership with the RSPB to address wildlife conservation and the management of natural habitats at golf courses throughout the...

in Golf - on 26/1/20

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BASIS and STRI step up!

BASIS and the STRI have joined forces to provide a new modular training course that will help greenkeepers, groundsmen and amenity contractors to protect...

in Training & Education - on 26/1/20

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Toro acquire Ventrac

The Toro Company has entered into an agreement to acquire privately-held Venture Products, Inc, the manufacturer of Ventrac-branded products

in Industry News - on 25/1/20