West Cornwall invests in efficient Toro machinery

West Cornwall invests in efficient Toro machinery Updated

🕔07:09, 31.Oct 2020

West Cornwall Golf Club, the oldest club in its county, has invested in Toro machinery to ensure maximum efficiency, in a move spearheaded by the club’s new course manager.

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Wheatley Golf Club benefits from R9 perennial fine ryegrass mixture

Wheatley Golf Club benefits from R9 perennial fine ryegrass mixture Updated

🕔06:28, 30.Oct 2020

Martin Haywood, course manager at Wheatley Golf Club in Doncaster is a big fan of Rigby Taylor’s R9 perennial fine ryegrass mixture.

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Hermitage Golf Club renovates all its bunkers

Hermitage Golf Club renovates all its bunkers Updated

🕔07:08, 29.Oct 2020

Hermitage Golf Club, Dublin, rich in history, is regarded as one of Ireland’s finest parkland courses, and now even more so following a recent bunker renovation.

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Headland EPH programme reduces costly fungicide applications for Stratford Oaks GC

Headland EPH programme reduces costly fungicide applications for Stratford Oaks GC Updated

🕔06:58, 28.Oct 2020

The transition from the main growing season into the cooler, wetter autumn and winter months brings many changes to a turf maintenance programme.

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Case study: The Dennis Razor Ultra

Case study: The Dennis Razor Ultra Updated

🕔06:28, 27.Oct 2020

After Ian Fraser, head greenkeeper at Pitmedden Bowls Club in Ellon, Aberdeenshire, trialled the Dennis Razor Ultra 560 for just a weekend – he quickly decided he couldn’t be without it.

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Saltex is postponed by another eight months

Saltex is postponed by another eight months

🕔06:58, 25.Oct 2020

The grounds management exhibition Saltex has been postponed until November 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Q&A with Ben Lowery

Q&A with Ben Lowery Updated

🕔07:06, 24.Oct 2020

The course manager at Market Rasen Golf Club talks about the maintenance of the greens.

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A day in the life: James Cleaver

A day in the life: James Cleaver

🕔06:50, 23.Oct 2020

The course manager at Stratford Oaks Golf Club in Warwickshire, a parkland venue that was designed by Howard Swan, takes us through his average day.

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GA Plant take delivery of the first GreenMech EVO 165P SUB-750

GA Plant take delivery of the first GreenMech EVO 165P SUB-750 Updated

🕔06:34, 22.Oct 2020

GA Plant and Tool Hire in Swindon has become the first company to take delivery of a brand-new EVO 165P SUB-750 woodchipper from GreenMech.

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Profile: SISIS tractor mounted deep slitters

Profile: SISIS tractor mounted deep slitters Updated

🕔06:20, 21.Oct 2020

With three models in the SISIS range – the Multislit, Maxislit and Megaslit are tractor mounted deep slitters which offer deep, clean penetration with minimal surface disturbance. 

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A new deal for Newquay Golf Club

A new deal for Newquay Golf Club Updated

🕔06:54, 20.Oct 2020

Dan Kendle, head greenkeeper at Newquay GC, says it is great being back at work after lockdown on a busy golf course, with the added bonus of using several new John Deere course maintenance machines.

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P Tuckwell to acquire Burden Bros Agri dealership

P Tuckwell to acquire Burden Bros Agri dealership Updated

🕔06:43, 18.Oct 2020

The owners of P Tuckwell have reached an agreement to acquire the Burden Bros Agri John Deere dealership business, with completion set to go through in the next few days.

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Meet the golf course superintendent: Jeff Miller

Meet the golf course superintendent: Jeff Miller Updated

🕔06:39, 17.Oct 2020

Jeff, from The Santaluz Club, talks about the soil condition of a course in a mountainous area, why he’s a fan of lithium batteries for some course machinery and how the club recycles water for irrigation purposes.

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How Notts Golf Club improved its heathland offering

How Notts Golf Club improved its heathland offering Updated

🕔07:12, 16.Oct 2020

Ten years ago the club embarked on a major change to conservation greenkeeping with a reduction in chemical inputs and a regeneration of fine turf, giving firm, fast-running heathland surfaces.

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BLEC PBR150 makes the grade for landscape contractor Chemquad

BLEC PBR150 makes the grade for landscape contractor Chemquad Updated

🕔06:40, 15.Oct 2020

With two major soft-landscaping projects in the diary, the decision to purchase a Power Box Rake 150 (PBR150) from BLEC was a timely one for Worcester based contractor, Chemquad.

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Product profile: The Ventrac multi-purpose compact tractor

Product profile: The Ventrac multi-purpose compact tractor Updated

🕔06:53, 14.Oct 2020

The Ventrac multi-purpose compact tractor is a machine that can be used for a multitude of groundscare operations. With over 30 attachments, it provides year-round solutions.

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JCB Golf and Country Club benefits from Reesink Turfcare training and support

JCB Golf and Country Club benefits from Reesink Turfcare training and support Updated

🕔06:59, 13.Oct 2020

The club’s irrigation installation was supported by Reesink providing expert training by Toro trained engineers, covering everything from sprinklers to controller training.

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John Deere’s Denny Docherty to retire

John Deere’s Denny Docherty to retire Updated

🕔06:57, 11.Oct 2020

Denny Docherty has announced he will retire as John Deere’s Vice President, Ag & Turf Sales & Marketing, Region 2, at the end of this month.

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Leicester City FC’s golf club renovates its bunkers

Leicester City FC’s golf club renovates its bunkers Updated

🕔06:32, 10.Oct 2020

Durabunker recently won a very unique contract, working with former Premier League champions, Leicester City FC, at Park Hill Golf Club.

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Crystal Palace FC bring in more Toro machinery

Crystal Palace FC bring in more Toro machinery Updated

🕔06:59, 9.Oct 2020

With Crystal Palace FC investing in the development of its stadium and training ground, its grounds team knows the importance of ensuring the club has a fleet of reliable machinery.

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Bespoke DLF Wildflower mix brightens the landscape for HFN

Bespoke DLF Wildflower mix brightens the landscape for HFN Updated

🕔07:03, 8.Oct 2020

A wildflower meadow at the heart of a brand-new retirement village in Alcester has been praised for its outstanding, long-lasting visual impact.

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