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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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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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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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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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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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First impressions count with the SISIS Quadraplay

First impressions count with the SISIS Quadraplay Updated

🕔06:45, 7.Oct 2020

Nigel Mortimore, head groundsman at Topsham RFC, is a believer in first impressions – and his SISIS Quadraplay is helping him to create a pitch that opposition teams will remember.  

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What condition can we expect Augusta to be in this November?

What condition can we expect Augusta to be in this November?

🕔11:51, 1.Oct 2020

It is going to be fascinating to see Augusta National Club in November this year for the 2020 US Masters.

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Toro’s Titan tines have been built to last up to four times longer

Toro’s Titan tines have been built to last up to four times longer Updated

🕔06:35, 29.Sep 2020

Built to take on the toughest of tasks, Toro’s Titan tines last up to four times longer than standard tines, meaning fewer change-outs and replacements for greater productivity.

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Meet the course manager: Darren Anderson MG

Meet the course manager: Darren Anderson MG Updated

🕔07:02, 26.Sep 2020

Bromborough Golf Club in the Wirral earlier this year became an award-winning venue for a major bunker and irrigation renovation project. Darren talks us through the work and his career to date.

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Overstone Park Resort reports ‘great results’ from brushing dew away

Overstone Park Resort reports ‘great results’ from brushing dew away

🕔06:50, 25.Sep 2020

The wide working width of the SISIS Flexibrush tractor makes it ideal for regular brushing over large areas.

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Q&A with Dale Housden

Q&A with Dale Housden Updated

🕔07:05, 22.Sep 2020

The head greenkeeper at Drayton Park GC talks about the success he’s had in particular with improving the greens in the last 18 months.

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‘Staycation’ golf holidays have more than doubled in the last year

‘Staycation’ golf holidays have more than doubled in the last year

🕔15:58, 21.Sep 2020

Holiday bookings at UK golf resorts more than doubled from early June to early September 2020, compared with 2019, according to new data.

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Toro Irrigation talk of the town at Pennard Golf Club

Toro Irrigation talk of the town at Pennard Golf Club Updated

🕔08:27, 18.Sep 2020

With an irrigation system in desperate need of replacing, Pennard Golf Club opted for a combination of Toro Lynx Central Control and Toro sprinklers, based on multiple recommendations from within the industry.

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