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Major new golf club to feature revetted EcoBunkers

Major new golf club to feature revetted EcoBunkers

🕔07:29, 5.May 2021

Set to open in late 2021, the all-new Stillwater community and golf club will be located in northeast Florida between Jacksonville and St. Augustine.

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Q&A with James MacBeath

Q&A with James MacBeath

🕔07:44, 4.May 2021

James is the head greenkeeper at Brora Golf Club.

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Gullane Golf Club and Toro partnership to hit 25 years

Gullane Golf Club and Toro partnership to hit 25 years Updated

🕔09:36, 3.May 2021

Gullane Golf Club and Toro certainly have history. With the latest deal taking it to 25 years, it’s a partnership claimed to have produced putting surfaces as close to perfection as nature allows.

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Vanmac named as new distributor for Progressive mowers

Vanmac named as new distributor for Progressive mowers Updated

🕔07:19, 2.May 2021

Vanmac is pleased to announce it has been appointed as full-line distributor of the Progressive range of trailed and mounted rotary mowers for the professional grounds and sports turf market.

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What are some of the best mowers for golf courses?

What are some of the best mowers for golf courses? Updated

🕔07:38, 1.May 2021

The demand for quality mowers is always high in spring, but perhaps never more so than this year. Here are some of the top mowers on the market to benefit your course.

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100% fescue delivers 100% satisfaction for Perranporth Golf Club

100% fescue delivers 100% satisfaction for Perranporth Golf Club Updated

🕔07:27, 30.Apr 2021

Doing a fantastic job at retaining the natural links characteristics, Perranporth Golf Club course manager Rob Cook has been delighted with his switch to Johnsons J Fescue mix.

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Q&A with Peter Lacey

Q&A with Peter Lacey Updated

🕔07:24, 28.Apr 2021

Lacey is the Aquatrols Europe Account Manager for Wales, West and South-West England. We speak to him about his 24 years as a greenkeeper and now 14 in the trade.

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Celebrating 25 years of Double A

Celebrating 25 years of Double A Updated

🕔07:16, 27.Apr 2021

The Double A Trading Company is celebrating 25 years in business. We speak to managing director Sandy Armit to find out more about this Fife-based company.

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A day in the life: Rob Cook

A day in the life: Rob Cook

🕔04:28, 27.Apr 2021

Rob is the golf course manager at Perranporth Golf Club, situated on the north coast of Cornwall.

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Castle Stuart purchases a Ventrac

Castle Stuart purchases a Ventrac

🕔10:07, 26.Apr 2021

Castle Stuart Golf Links is the latest Scottish golfing venue to purchase a Ventrac 4500 all-terrain compact tractor and a selection of attachments.

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‘Noxious chemical’ sprayed across golf club’s greens

‘Noxious chemical’ sprayed across golf club’s greens Updated

🕔09:18, 25.Apr 2021

A golf club that experienced vandalism when a quad bike drove across it in March has now revealed that the vehicle probably had a spray unit attached to cause even more damage to the surface.

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GreenMech’s EVO delivers big performance – without the noise – for Day Tree Fellers

GreenMech’s EVO delivers big performance – without the noise – for Day Tree Fellers

🕔07:51, 24.Apr 2021

Reflecting the growth in the company and scope of the projects undertaken, Maidstone-based Day Tree Fellers has just purchased its fourth GreenMech woodchipper.

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Toro the right decision for Olton

Toro the right decision for Olton Updated

🕔07:11, 23.Apr 2021

Investing in your first fleet deal is a big decision, but after seeing both Toro irrigation and machinery in action, Olton Golf Club in Solihull was confident Toro was the way to go.

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Get ready for summer with Otterbine

Get ready for summer with Otterbine

🕔10:03, 22.Apr 2021

With the sun can come dangers for your lakes and ponds and as we know the warm weather arrived early last year with April the sunniest on record.

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Redexim range delivers complete versatility for overseeding

Redexim range delivers complete versatility for overseeding Updated

🕔07:13, 21.Apr 2021

The provision of favourable germination and establishment conditions are essential to the success of any overseeding operation.

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SISIS Flexibrush gets results at Greetham

SISIS Flexibrush gets results at Greetham Updated

🕔07:55, 20.Apr 2021

After the withdrawal of certain chemicals, Adi Porter, course manager at Greetham Valley Golf Club, has found the SISIS Flexibrush to be an ideal solution for dispersing worm casts.

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Why Foley grinders could transform your golf course

Why Foley grinders could transform your golf course

🕔10:00, 19.Apr 2021

The CEO of Foley Company, Paul Rauker, talks about why the company’s grinders have been so successful in the USA – and what they can do for golf courses in the UK.

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New sales manager for GA Groundcare

New sales manager for GA Groundcare Updated

🕔07:14, 18.Apr 2021

Following the recent news of expansion in its coverage area, GreenMech main dealer GA Groundcare has announced the appointment of Matt Textor as sales manager.

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Q&A with Kevin Hayward – course manager – Ashford  Golf Club (Kent)

Q&A with Kevin Hayward – course manager – Ashford Golf Club (Kent) Updated

🕔07:57, 17.Apr 2021

Kevin details how he’s maintained the course during the last, extraordinary, year.

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Headland’s range of specialist fertilisers bring strength and control to new season growth

Headland’s range of specialist fertilisers bring strength and control to new season growth Updated

🕔07:09, 16.Apr 2021

With thoughts turning to the application of early season nutrition, Headland Amenity has a wide range of fertiliser products to get growth going this spring.

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A switch to Suståne keeps salt under control at Newquay Golf Club

A switch to Suståne keeps salt under control at Newquay Golf Club Updated

🕔07:06, 15.Apr 2021

Boasting views of the Atlantic from every hole, Newquay Golf Club has been completing the postcard scenery with picture-perfect greens, thanks to their Suståne organic feeding programme.

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