Greenkeepers praised for extensive winter work

Greenkeepers praised for extensive winter work Updated

🕔13:19, 1.Apr 2019

The outstanding Adare Manor in Ireland has reopened its fairways for the new season after an extensive and thorough maintenance programme throughout the winter months.

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This is how Royal Birkdale saved 25% on water consumption during the 2018 heatwave

This is how Royal Birkdale saved 25% on water consumption during the 2018 heatwave

🕔11:46, 31.Mar 2019

Royal Birkdale Golf Club saved 25 percent on water consumption during the 2018 heatwave thanks to Toro.

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Water Garden named Reesink Turfcare UK Otterbine Contractor of the Year

Water Garden named Reesink Turfcare UK Otterbine Contractor of the Year Updated

🕔21:50, 30.Mar 2019

Portsmouth based family business, Water Garden, has won the prestigious 2018 Reesink Turfcare UK Otterbine Contractor of the Year award.

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New turf technologies manager for Bernhard and Company

New turf technologies manager for Bernhard and Company Updated

🕔08:10, 29.Mar 2019

Bernhard and Company is delighted to announce that Scott Forrest has recently joined as its new turf technologies territory manager.

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Reesink’s range of small tractors just got bigger

Reesink’s range of small tractors just got bigger

🕔11:31, 28.Mar 2019

Reesink Turfcare’s range of small tractors just got bigger with the introduction of the nimble TYM T194.

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‘You must assess the risks associated with transporting fuel in jerry cans’

‘You must assess the risks associated with transporting fuel in jerry cans’

🕔07:23, 27.Mar 2019

We’re all familiar with petrol’s distinctive smell, but are you aware of the potential danger that this vapour carries with it?

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This shows the level of damage badgers can do to a course

This shows the level of damage badgers can do to a course Updated

🕔12:39, 25.Mar 2019

A reader has emailed GreenKeeping to ask what can be done about badger damage to golf courses.

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Visitors vote SALTEX 2018 the best yet

Visitors vote SALTEX 2018 the best yet Updated

🕔09:35, 24.Mar 2019

The SALTEX 2018 post-show visitor survey has revealed that an overwhelming amount of attendees felt that it was the best and most vibrant show to date.

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How Ashridge GC’s irrigation system helped the club last summer

How Ashridge GC’s irrigation system helped the club last summer Updated

🕔06:19, 20.Mar 2019

With one of the hottest summers on record last year, Ashridge Golf Club in Hertfordshire has reaped the benefits of a new Toro irrigation system, installed in the nick of time.

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Otterbine fountain at the heart Of Ladbrook Park GC

Otterbine fountain at the heart Of Ladbrook Park GC Updated

🕔19:11, 19.Mar 2019

For the past 15 years Otterbine’s Sunburst aerating fountain has created a stunning centrepiece to the heart of Ladbrook Park Golf Club in the Midlands.

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Inquest finds greenkeeper’s death was an accident

Inquest finds greenkeeper’s death was an accident Updated

🕔09:48, 18.Mar 2019

A 35-year-old greenkeeper died after a poplar tree he was cutting fell on his head and fractured his skull, an inquest has heard.

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Ransomes chosen for Elvaston Castle

Ransomes chosen for Elvaston Castle

🕔05:28, 17.Mar 2019

Ransomes has been chosen as the preferred mower of choice for the Grade II listed gardens surrounding Elvaston Castle in Derbyshire.

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Device launched that allows long-range wireless control of most irrigation valves

Device launched that allows long-range wireless control of most irrigation valves

🕔21:04, 16.Mar 2019

A device that can control irrigation valves from more than 10 miles away has been launched for UK golf clubs.

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Sitwell Park Golf Club takes delivery of new compact tractor

Sitwell Park Golf Club takes delivery of new compact tractor Updated

🕔11:07, 16.Mar 2019

Sitwell Park Golf Club in Rotherham has taken delivery of a Ventrac 4500 compact tractor and two attachments from Russell Group’s Groundcare Division.

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Product review: The Toro ProCore 648

Product review: The Toro ProCore 648 Updated

🕔07:01, 15.Mar 2019

Just like the Toro Greensmaster 1000, the ProCore 648 is another classic example of a Toro product whose revolutionary design just can’t be beaten.

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Capillary Concrete launches the Hydroponic Turf System

Capillary Concrete launches the Hydroponic Turf System Updated

🕔07:55, 13.Mar 2019

Capillary Concrete, best known as the supplier of golf’s most scientifically advanced bunker liner product, has launched what it calls a revolution in golf turfgrass management.

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The machine Leamington & Country Golf Club uses to scarify

The machine Leamington & Country Golf Club uses to scarify Updated

🕔19:53, 12.Mar 2019

The SISIS Rotorake TM1000 is a tractor mounted scarifier and linear aerator with collection which now features a new interchangeable reel system.

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Seven UK and Ireland greenkeepers prepare for THE PLAYERS Championship

Seven UK and Ireland greenkeepers prepare for THE PLAYERS Championship

🕔13:15, 12.Mar 2019

This year’s group of British and Irish greenkeepers are preparing for the experience of a lifetime as part of the John Deere TPC Sawgrass Volunteer Programme.

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Here are the greenkeeping volunteers for the Open Championship

Here are the greenkeeping volunteers for the Open Championship Updated

🕔10:06, 11.Mar 2019

The line-up for the volunteer support team that will be heading to Northern Ireland for the first time ever as the Open Championship takes place at Royal Portrush Golf Club has been unveiled.

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‘Climate change increases frost damage to trees’

‘Climate change increases frost damage to trees’ Updated

🕔17:29, 10.Mar 2019

Global warming increases frost damage on trees in large areas of Europe, according to a new Finnish-Chinese study.

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‘Don’t sacrifice the quality of your aeration programme by fitting machinery with spurious tines’

‘Don’t sacrifice the quality of your aeration programme by fitting machinery with spurious tines’ Updated

🕔07:09, 9.Mar 2019

A regular aeration programme, conducted with well-maintained equipment, will pay off in both the health and the presentation of the grass surface, says Nick Darking, sales manager at Charterhouse Turf Machinery.

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