Louth Golf Club signs John Deere deal

Louth Golf Club signs John Deere deal Updated

🕔14:37, 6.Apr 2020

The golf club has decided to upgrade its older competitive course maintenance equipment and invest in its first ever package for eight new John Deere machines.

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The Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG) changes its name to appeal more to women

The Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG) changes its name to appeal more to women Updated

🕔11:59, 5.Apr 2020

The Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG) has changed its name to the Grounds Management Association partly because just one per cent of grounds professionals are female.

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Club raises £70,000 in one week from coronavirus appeal

Club raises £70,000 in one week from coronavirus appeal Updated

🕔11:05, 5.Apr 2020

A Scottish golf club that feared it was about to close down due to the coronavirus lockdown has said a series of initiatives it launched to raise money has brought in a life-saving total of £70,000 in one week.

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Club given immediate COVID-19 lifeline of £25,000 as more is being made available; Club gives free membership to NHS staff; Footballer ‘to pay golf club’s staff wages’; COVID-19 latest

Club given immediate COVID-19 lifeline of £25,000 as more is being made available; Club gives free membership to NHS staff; Footballer ‘to pay golf club’s staff wages’; COVID-19 latest

🕔10:32, 5.Apr 2020

A golf club has already received £25,000 of coronavirus funding from the Scottish government – money that has ‘secured its future’.

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Here’s some amazing stories emanating from golf clubs during COVID-19

Here’s some amazing stories emanating from golf clubs during COVID-19

🕔09:29, 5.Apr 2020

From a golf club that’s inspiring the industry to raise money for the NHS to ones that have been distributing food, the coronavirus has brought out the best in many golf clubs.

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A day in the life: Andy Copeland

A day in the life: Andy Copeland Updated

🕔07:57, 5.Apr 2020

The course manager at Mill Green Golf Club in Hertfordshire, an 18-hole course designed by both Peter Alliss and Clive Clark, takes us through his average day.

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Otterbine service resumed at Northamptonshire County Golf Club

Otterbine service resumed at Northamptonshire County Golf Club

🕔11:10, 4.Apr 2020

Otterbine has been chosen again by Northamptonshire County Golf Club to maintain its irrigation reservoir.

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Q&A with Stuart Taylor, course manager at Glasgow Killermont Golf Club

Q&A with Stuart Taylor, course manager at Glasgow Killermont Golf Club Updated

🕔08:56, 3.Apr 2020

The greenkeeper answers questions on the club’s recent purchase of its second Tru-Turf greens’ roller.

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Efficient Groundsmaster 5900-D headlines first Toro fleet  for Cotswold Hills Golf Club

Efficient Groundsmaster 5900-D headlines first Toro fleet for Cotswold Hills Golf Club Updated

🕔07:32, 2.Apr 2020

When it comes to course machinery, time is money, and as such efficient machines are a must have. Which is exactly the reason Cotswold Hills opted for the Groundsmaster 5900-D in its first Toro fleet deal.

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Reliable Dennis G860 is essential at Colliers Park

Reliable Dennis G860 is essential at Colliers Park Updated

🕔19:50, 31.Mar 2020

The Dennis G860 cylinder mower is the most reliable cylinder mower on the market according to Dylan Thompson, grounds maintenance manager, at the all-new Colliers Park in Gresford, Wales.

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Greenkeepers can mow greens a maximum of three times per week

Greenkeepers can mow greens a maximum of three times per week

🕔14:55, 29.Mar 2020

The R&A and greenkeeping association BIGGA have issued guidance to golf clubs about what their greenkeepers should do during the COVID-19 lockdown.

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‘All UK golf courses must now close’

‘All UK golf courses must now close’

🕔13:17, 29.Mar 2020

England Golf, Scottish Golf and Wales Golf have all issued statements saying that their affiliated clubs must close with immediate effect and that golfers should stay at home.

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Student Greenkeeper of the Year Awards postponed until 2021

Student Greenkeeper of the Year Awards postponed until 2021

🕔06:52, 29.Mar 2020

The 2020 Toro Student Greenkeeper of the Year Awards has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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England Golf and Scottish Golf: Greenkeepers can still attend work

England Golf and Scottish Golf: Greenkeepers can still attend work

🕔23:46, 28.Mar 2020

England Golf and Scottish Golf have both issued guidance stating that golf course greenkeepers can still attend work during the UK lockdown due to coronavirus.

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SALTEX received more than 9,100 visitors in 2019

SALTEX received more than 9,100 visitors in 2019

🕔11:06, 28.Mar 2020

Findings from the SALTEX 2019 post-show survey have revealed another year of record-breaking attendance.

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Jill Hewitt returns as CEO of the NAAC

Jill Hewitt returns as CEO of the NAAC

🕔08:31, 28.Mar 2020

Jill Hewitt has been appointed to CEO of the National Association of Agricultural Contractors (NAAC), following the retirement of Duncan Russell.

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Prestigious preparatory school invests in a GKB Rotobrush

Prestigious preparatory school invests in a GKB Rotobrush Updated

🕔07:20, 27.Mar 2020

Home to full sized AstroTurf, grass cricket wicket, a nine-hole golf course and an all-weather wicket, there was no better match than the GKB Rotobrush for Witham Hall Preparatory School.

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Three phase solution for Cruden Bay irrigation

Three phase solution for Cruden Bay irrigation Updated

🕔07:09, 26.Mar 2020

After having completed the second of three phases of a complete irrigation installation and renovation, Cruden Bay GC is now benefitting from cost and time effective irrigation from Toro.

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Company profile: Capillary Concrete

Company profile: Capillary Concrete Updated

🕔08:02, 25.Mar 2020

Capillary Concrete bunkers were first seen in Scandinavia in 2010 and, ten years on, they’re now visible at many UK golf courses. Here, the reasons behind that growth is explored.

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GreenMech appoint TNS as new dealers for East Anglia

GreenMech appoint TNS as new dealers for East Anglia Updated

🕔19:59, 24.Mar 2020

Thurlow Nunn Standen LTD (TNS) has become the latest pin in the dealer map of GreenMech, having been appointed as distributor for Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire.

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Yorkshire golf club plants 5,500 trees in less than three hours

Yorkshire golf club plants 5,500 trees in less than three hours

🕔10:19, 23.Mar 2020

Prior to the coronavirus outbreak, a team of volunteers from Bingley St Ives Golf Club in Yorkshire, planted nearly 6,000 trees and shrubs in less than three hours at the venue.

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