Former Wentworth course manager named VP of BIGGA

Former Wentworth course manager named VP of BIGGA Updated

🕔07:14, 18.Jan 2017

The former courses and estates manager at The Wentworth Club, who worked closely with Ernie Els during the four-time Major winner’s renovation of the West Course, has been announced as vice president of BIGGA. Chris Kennedy, 69, oversaw the course

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Castle Stuart uses ‘Stressbuster’ on its turf

Castle Stuart uses ‘Stressbuster’ on its turf Updated

🕔05:09, 16.Jan 2017

The use of ICL’s new Vitalnova Stressbuster has significantly improved the overall health of the turf on the fairways and greens at Castle Stuart Golf Club, reports course manager Chris Haspell. The Castle Stuart Golf Club in Inverness, Scotland is

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Kubota has exclusive price for new tractor

Kubota has exclusive price for new tractor Updated

🕔05:45, 15.Jan 2017

Kubota UK, leading groundcare and agricultural machinery specialist, has launched an unmissable ‘on-site’ price for its Scraper tractor. Available until February 28, 2017, customers looking to purchase the L4240 will receive it at the exclusive price of £16,640, whilst the

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Fleesensee Golf & Country Club remodels 70 bunkers

Fleesensee Golf & Country Club remodels 70 bunkers Updated

🕔05:09, 13.Jan 2017

Fleesensee Golf & Country Club in Germany is on a fast track to complete the re-styling of all its 70 bunkers by the end of March 2017 on its acclaimed Schloss Course. The top venue is using the EcoBunker construction

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British president of Jacobsen steps down

British president of Jacobsen steps down Updated

🕔10:02, 12.Jan 2017

The British president and CEO of one of the world’s biggest golf course machinery suppliers, David Withers, has stepped down from his role. Withers, who has been doing the job in North Carolina, USA, since 2011, is leaving due to

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This smartphone picture wins greenkeeping prize

This smartphone picture wins greenkeeping prize

🕔09:24, 11.Jan 2017

This image taken on a smartphone has won first prize for a greenkeeper in a competition. The spectacular dawn image of a greenkeeper preparing his course at a Welsh golf club claimed first prize in the annual ‘BIGGA Photographic Competition’.

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Reesink Turfcare bringing realistic GeoLink Simulator to demo spraying accuracy at BTME

Reesink Turfcare bringing realistic GeoLink Simulator to demo spraying accuracy at BTME Updated

🕔04:36, 10.Jan 2017

Reesink Turfcare will be bringing a GeoLink Precision Spray System simulator to BIGGA Turf Management Exhibition (BTME) 2017, Europe’s leading showcase for turf professionals and buyers. Complete with touchscreen and steering wheel, the simulator will allow stand visitors to realistically

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Ecosol to showcase Drill n Fill at BTME

Ecosol to showcase Drill n Fill at BTME Updated

🕔05:23, 9.Jan 2017

Autumn 2015 saw a flurry of activity with Ecosol Turfcare’s Drill n Fill operation. The company travelled to new Scottish customer, Western Gailes, near Glasgow to drill the whole course, as well as many others countrywide. Teams also went to

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DLF launches chewings fescue cultivar Siskin at BTME

DLF launches chewings fescue cultivar Siskin at BTME Updated

🕔04:44, 8.Jan 2017

Golf clubs looking for high quality turf surfaces need look no further than the 2017 Johnsons Sports Seed line-up. At BTME 2017 DLF will be launching Siskin, the new top rated chewings fescue cultivar on the latest independent Turfgrass seed

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ATT to use own brand name at BTME

ATT to use own brand name at BTME Updated

🕔05:40, 7.Jan 2017

Advanced Turf Technology (ATT) can be found in Hall M, stand M7, under its own name for the first time at BTME 2017. The company has become recognised as one of the foremost innovators in the turf industry, with agronomic

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Soil moisture measurement ThetaKit at BTME

Soil moisture measurement ThetaKit at BTME Updated

🕔05:35, 6.Jan 2017

Used by many leading golf courses and sports venues, the ThetaKit enables fast, easy, precise soil moisture measurement. It enables turf moisture to be accurately monitored and potential irrigation problems to be addressed before deterioration of the playing surface has

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ICL outlines Turf Rewards loyalty scheme at BTME

ICL outlines Turf Rewards loyalty scheme at BTME Updated

🕔05:28, 5.Jan 2017

ICL will be launching a number of exciting new products and showcasing an increased portfolio of qualifying products and new rewards in its Turf Rewards loyalty scheme for 2017 on stand B54 at BTME. A new range of H2Pro performance

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Bayer to launch first new chemical in 10 years at BTME

Bayer to launch first new chemical in 10 years at BTME Updated

🕔05:21, 4.Jan 2017

Greenkeepers looking for the latest product advances to aid integrated pest and disease management shouldn’t miss the new innovative product launches from Bayer at BTME. Conscious of the need to find new solutions, Bayer will be officially launching a new

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TeMag Elite to make its debut at BTME

TeMag Elite to make its debut at BTME Updated

🕔04:57, 3.Jan 2017

Making its debut at BTME 2017 on stand B39 will be TeMag Elite, a three-in-one, water-soluble product, containing a full range of chelated micronutrients and Headland’s Elevate Fe, complexed iron, as well as the unique plant elicitor Harpin™. The inclusion

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Complete Artificial Grass to be launched at BTME

Complete Artificial Grass to be launched at BTME Updated

🕔04:53, 2.Jan 2017

Complete Weed Control, the UK’s largest weed control contractor, will be at BTME 2017, where visitors will be able to find out more information on the company’s new Complete Artificial Grass service. Forget about mowing, watering and fertilising. Complete Artificial

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New Charterhouse products at BTME

New Charterhouse products at BTME Updated

🕔04:45, 1.Jan 2017

At BTME 2017, visitors to stand B48 will be able to familiarise themselves with products old and new available from Charterhouse Turf Machinery. Particular highlights will include an innovative new development from the Graden portfolio, as well as firm favourites

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Trilo returns to BTME with a bigger stand

Trilo returns to BTME with a bigger stand Updated

🕔04:30, 31.Dec 2016

Now fully established as a separate sales entity in the UK, blowers and vacuums manufacturer Trilo returns to BTME 2017 with a bigger stand and a brand new location in Hall M. Visitors to stand M6 will be able to

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Jacobsen to showcase new products at BTME

Jacobsen to showcase new products at BTME Updated

🕔05:01, 30.Dec 2016

Jacobsen, the renowned manufacturer of turf maintenance equipment, will be introducing the highly anticipated GA600 aerator at BTME 2017 in Harrogate. Also on the stand at the exhibition will be the HR800 wide-area rotary mower and the new Smithco XL

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Waste2Water’s wash-off system on display at BTME

Waste2Water’s wash-off system on display at BTME Updated

🕔04:57, 29.Dec 2016

“We’ve never been busier with record numbers of golf clubs installing our Waste2Water Recycling Wash-Off Systems in 2016,” commented a delighted Tim Earley, managing director. The government’s confirmation it will enshrine all current environmental legislation in any new Brexit legislation

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Superior line-up for Dennis and SISIS at BTME

Superior line-up for Dennis and SISIS at BTME Updated

🕔04:43, 28.Dec 2016

Whether you need a scarifier, slitter, aerator, top dresser, mower or have any other golf course maintenance requirements, Dennis and SISIS will have the solution on stand A5 at BTME 2017. Appearing on a newly-designed stand, the innovative British manufacturers

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Rigby Taylor to launch product at BTME

Rigby Taylor to launch product at BTME Updated

🕔04:26, 27.Dec 2016

Rigby Taylor, through the use of interactive TV screens, will be showcasing exciting innovations at this year’s BTME. A new, low invasive approach to surface drainage will be introduced. Already shown to be highly effective, the ‘Energy-Passive Ground-Water Recharge Pump’

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