Wolves purchases Dennis G860 cylinder mowers as they head towards the Premiership

Wolves purchases Dennis G860 cylinder mowers as they head towards the Premiership Updated

🕔05:57, 28.Feb 2018

A new strategy devised by the owners of Wolverhampton Wanderers FC has resulted in the club purchasing three new Dennis G860 cylinder mowers. It’s an exciting time for the West Midlands based club; when the new owners took control last

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10% off Toro Titan Tines in March

10% off Toro Titan Tines in March Updated

🕔20:19, 27.Feb 2018

Reesink Turfcare is offering customers 10 per cent off Toro Titan Tines throughout March. And it’s not just Reesink Turfcare offering you more, Toro Titan Tines do too. More choice There are over 150 Toro Titan Tines available covering all

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All of the UK’s links golf courses could disappear by 2100

All of the UK’s links golf courses could disappear by 2100 Updated

🕔11:53, 26.Feb 2018

An alarming report from the UK’s leading environmental organisation charity has found that every links golf course in the UK is in danger of disappearing in less than a century due to climate change. The Climate Coalition says golf faces

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SALTEX attendance continues to grow

SALTEX attendance continues to grow Updated

🕔10:17, 25.Feb 2018

An independent audit has confirmed that the combined attendance over the two day exhibition totalled 8,909 – the highest since SALTEX moved to the NEC, Birmingham. Over the past two years the exhibition has recorded an encouraging and consistent flux

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How would you do at the aerator coffee challenge?

How would you do at the aerator coffee challenge? Updated

🕔04:47, 24.Feb 2018

A Buckinghamshire head greenkeeper has inspired a user challenge among fellow owners of Wiedenmann Terra Spikes. After taking delivery of a new GXi8 HD in December, Gerrards Cross GC’s Adam McColl reckoned the machine was smooth enough to balance a

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Charterhouse appoints Mona Tractor as Wales dealer

Charterhouse appoints Mona Tractor as Wales dealer Updated

🕔21:46, 22.Feb 2018

Charterhouse Turf Machinery has announced the appointment of Mona Tractor Company as its dealer for North Wales. With three depots in the area, in Ruthin, Llanystumdwy and Anglesey, it is well placed to deliver sales and customer support on a

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Rain Bird appoints Rigby Taylor as UK golf products distributor

Rain Bird appoints Rigby Taylor as UK golf products distributor Updated

🕔06:41, 22.Feb 2018

Leading global manufacturer of irrigation product and services, Rain Bird, has announced the appointment of Rigby Taylor as its golf products distributor for the UK market. Golf course managers will continue to access products through the UK-wide network of approved

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This is how a sub 750kg woodchipper helped a tree surgeon

This is how a sub 750kg woodchipper helped a tree surgeon Updated

🕔05:40, 21.Feb 2018

Kevin Patton, tree surgeon, purchased his first woodchipper back in 2002 and has a few different makes and models in his fleet. However, he faced a major challenge when it came to purchasing new equipment for him and his team

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Tributes to 35-year-old Eaton Golf Club greenkeeper killed by a falling tree

Tributes to 35-year-old Eaton Golf Club greenkeeper killed by a falling tree Updated

🕔11:44, 19.Feb 2018

Tributes have been paid to a greenkeeper at a Cheshire golf club where he was known as the ‘prodigal son’, who was killed in January in a tree felling tragedy. Martin Davenport, 35, who was also a father of an

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Final stage to renovate Stoke Park underway

Final stage to renovate Stoke Park underway Updated

🕔10:50, 18.Feb 2018

Work is underway on the third loop of nine holes at Stoke Park Country Club & Hotel, in Buckinghamshire, to complete a three-year renovation of the 27-hole course. The owners of Stoke Park, the King family, will have overseen a

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Bailoy brings distribution of its irrigation products in-house

Bailoy brings distribution of its irrigation products in-house Updated

🕔10:17, 17.Feb 2018

In a move to bring clarity and certainty to its distribution channel, Bailoy Irrigation Control Systems has decided to bring the distribution of all its products in the UK and Ireland in-house. Already in effect, this means customers with GTI

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Crosland Heath Golf Club wins Acumen ClearWater system

Crosland Heath Golf Club wins Acumen ClearWater system Updated

🕔08:04, 16.Feb 2018

The Yorkshire golf club Crosland Heath was the winner of a machinery washpad system in Acumen ClearWater’s prize draw at BTME 2018. Head greenkeeper Richard Holmes’ winning entry was pulled out of the box at the end of the show.

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Dennis & SISIS bowls seminar to take place next month

Dennis & SISIS bowls seminar to take place next month Updated

🕔06:56, 15.Feb 2018

The first of the 2018 Dennis and SISIS bowling green maintenance seminars has been announced and will take place at the Ipswich & District Indoor Bowls Club on Tuesday, March 13. Dennis and SISIS have a long history of supporting

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Newmarket Racecourse using blowers and collectors to keep on top of maintenance

Newmarket Racecourse using blowers and collectors to keep on top of maintenance

🕔05:35, 14.Feb 2018

As a multifunction venue, Newmarket Racecourse not only hosts some of the most world-renowned horse racing meetings, they also hold a number of concerts and corporate events throughout the year too. To keep both the Rowley Mile Racecourse and July

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Five greenkeepers selected for Ryder Cup

Five greenkeepers selected for Ryder Cup

🕔09:56, 12.Feb 2018

Jacobsen and BIGGA have chosen a team of Future Turf Manager Initiative (FTMI) graduates to join the course maintenance team for the 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National in France. One delegate from each FTMI in the past five

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Product profile: Capillary Concrete

Product profile: Capillary Concrete

🕔07:17, 11.Feb 2018

Gaining reputation in the UK, Capillary Concrete™ is proving its benefits around the country with many customers reporting no movement of sand, even in the heaviest of downpours, bunkers back in play in minutes instead of hours and no contamination

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Waterton Park Golf Club succeeds with All Bent programme

Waterton Park Golf Club succeeds with All Bent programme

🕔05:52, 9.Feb 2018

Now into the third year of increasing the bent content of its greens, Wakefield’s Waterton Park Golf Club has achieved the biggest bent showing to date in 2017 thanks to the Johnsons Sports Seed J Nitro All Bent mixture. Head

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Stinchcombe Hill Golf Club reveals secrets of course success

Stinchcombe Hill Golf Club reveals secrets of course success Updated

🕔05:51, 7.Feb 2018

The word ‘steep’ and its connotations ideally describe a number of facets of Stinchcombe Hill Golf Club in Gloucestershire. Established in 1889 with nine holes, and extended to 18 holes in 1906, the club is steeped in history with the

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IOG recommends 2.5% pay rise

IOG recommends 2.5% pay rise

🕔10:16, 5.Feb 2018

The Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG) is recommending a 2.5 per cent increase in grounds’ staff’s national minimum salary bands for 2018. The IOG also advises that this increase would, in real terms, equate to an increase of just 0.1 per

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How irrigation best practice is achieved at Trentham Golf Club

How irrigation best practice is achieved at Trentham Golf Club Updated

🕔04:44, 4.Feb 2018

Implementing moisture level monitoring, updating controllers with the latest software and frequently applying evolving course setup conditions to your irrigation programmes, all contribute to responsible and sustainable management of your golf course. Here we talk to Ed Stant, course manager

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‘World’s Best Eco-Friendly Golf Facility’ to go even greener

‘World’s Best Eco-Friendly Golf Facility’ to go even greener Updated

🕔11:51, 3.Feb 2018

Ekerum Resort Öland recently won the award for ‘World’s Best Eco-Friendly Golf Facility’ at the World Golf Awards held at La Manga Club in Spain. The golf club, located in Sweden, has signed a five-year preferred supplier agreement with Jacobsen

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