Javelin Aer-Aid ‘essential’ for turf management

Javelin Aer-Aid ‘essential’ for turf management Updated

🕔05:29, 23.Sep 2017

Following extensive trials conducted by the STRI, it has been concluded that the SISIS Javelin Aer-Aid tractor mounted aerator would be an essential tool within any integrated turf management programme. Over a four month period, extensive STRI trials led by

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Valderrama purchases new type of golf cars

Valderrama purchases new type of golf cars Updated

🕔03:16, 20.Sep 2017

Real Club Valderrama, host of the 1997 Ryder Cup, is the first golf club in Spain, and one of the first in Europe, to purchase a fleet of the recently launched E-Z-GO ELiTE golf cars. Local dealer Greenmowers made the

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Machin and Roberts win student greenkeeper awards

🕔10:16, 18.Sep 2017

Nick Machin and Angus Roberts have been named as winners of the 2017 Toro Student Greenkeeper of the Year Awards. The winner of the Toro Student Greenkeeper of the Year Award 2017 is Machin, 31, of Royal Cinque Ports. Nick

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Dutch stadium purchases two Cub Cadet Infinicut mowers

Dutch stadium purchases two Cub Cadet Infinicut mowers Updated

🕔07:30, 16.Sep 2017

Stadion Galgenwaard, home to FC Utrecht in The Netherlands, has recently purchased two unique Cub Cadet Infinicut 34” mowers – unique in that they are the first 34” models to be fitted with the optional Groomer attachment. The club plays

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How Kings Hill Golf Club solved its slippery surfaces problem

How Kings Hill Golf Club solved its slippery surfaces problem Updated

🕔23:27, 14.Sep 2017

Kings Hill Golf Club in Kent had a problem with people slipping on wooden surfaces around the golf course and clubhouse. Old railway sleepers have been used on golf courses from the 1930s and provide an ideal material for many

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SISIS Quadraplay praised by multi-tasking CEO

SISIS Quadraplay praised by multi-tasking CEO Updated

🕔05:18, 13.Sep 2017

Kevin Sturmey – chairman, chief executive AND head groundsman of Taunton Town FC, believes that the multi-functional SISIS Quadraplay single pass maintenance system has been a ‘God-send’ in helping him to maintain the pitch at the Viridor Stadium. As a

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SALTEX 2017 visitor registration is open

SALTEX 2017 visitor registration is open Updated

🕔07:14, 11.Sep 2017

Visitors can now register to attend SALTEX 2017 for free. The show takes place at the NEC, Birmingham, on November 1 and 2, and has so far attracted over 250 exhibitors – a number that’s set to grow further in

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New York Red Bulls: Our Dennis cylinder mower is excellent

New York Red Bulls: Our Dennis cylinder mower is excellent Updated

🕔05:04, 10.Sep 2017

Dan Shemesh, Director of Stadium and Training Grounds for the New York Red Bulls has reported excellent results since purchasing a Dennis G34D cylinder mower. In 2009, after seven years at the Philadelphia Eagles Dan Shemesh landed the role of

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The greenkeeper who founded Working Turf

The greenkeeper who founded Working Turf Updated

🕔08:50, 9.Sep 2017

Peterborough based contractor Working Turf undertakes small scale groundcare projects in and around the Cambridgeshire area. Owner, Mark Silk, requires a vast array of equipment to ensure he can deal with the tasks at hand – and can’t own all

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Ransomes Jacobsen wins RoSPA Gold Medal award

Ransomes Jacobsen wins RoSPA Gold Medal award Updated

🕔07:59, 7.Sep 2017

Ransomes Jacobsen is a winner at the RoSPA Health and Safety Awards 2017. The company, based in Ipswich, achieved the Gold Medal award (five consecutive golds) in the prestigious annual scheme run by the Royal Society for the Prevention of

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