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Air2Root turns to Redexim – as it expands premises, services and machinery fleet

Air2Root turns to Redexim – as it expands premises, services and machinery fleet Updated

🕔08:29, 18.Jan 2022

It’s been 18 months of expansions for the team at Air2Root Turfcare – new larger premises, more staff and an even bigger bank of equipment from Redexim.

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Meet the course manager: Canterbury Golf Club’s Ray Goodsall

Meet the course manager: Canterbury Golf Club’s Ray Goodsall

🕔10:07, 15.Jan 2022

Ray talks about stemming the effects of worm casts, how his team manicures undulating terrain on the course and having to choose between being a guitarist and a greenkeeper.

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A day in the life: Richard Hollingworth

A day in the life: Richard Hollingworth Updated

🕔08:34, 14.Jan 2022

The head greenkeeper at Rudding Park Golf Club in Yorkshire, which features two golf courses set in 300 acres of woodland, takes us through his average day.

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“Not many girls think of it as a profession they can go into”

“Not many girls think of it as a profession they can go into” Updated

🕔11:01, 8.Jan 2022

Rhian Barton became a greenkeeper as it would help her professional golfing career – but it’s now her priority, and she’s been rewarded for her work.

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Aspen, fuelling a cleaner campus at the University of Chester

Aspen, fuelling a cleaner campus at the University of Chester Updated

🕔07:53, 5.Jan 2022

To reduce its impact on the environment, the grounds department at Chester University has recently made the switch to Aspen Fuel for its remaining petrol-powered equipment.

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Q&A with Calum Morris

Q&A with Calum Morris Updated

🕔08:28, 4.Jan 2022

Calum is the course manager at Maverston Golf Club.

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Dennis PRO 34R perfect for the Pilgrims

Dennis PRO 34R perfect for the Pilgrims

🕔08:48, 17.Dec 2021

The head groundsman at Boston United FC claims that the Dennis PRO 34R provides a quality of cut that he has never seen before in a rotary pedestrian mower.

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Ventrac – now a credible and relevant brand in UK

Ventrac – now a credible and relevant brand in UK

🕔08:54, 7.Dec 2021

Returning from a successful SALTEX, Rupert Price, MD of UK importer Price Turfcare, says that Ventrac has now been accepted as a relevant brand in the UK groundscare sector.

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A day in the life: Richard Shapland

A day in the life: Richard Shapland Updated

🕔08:39, 3.Dec 2021

The head greenkeeper at Bigbury Golf Club, which is located in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) by the Devon coast, takes us through his average day.

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Winter irrigation system projects

Winter irrigation system projects Updated

🕔08:20, 2.Dec 2021

Winter is the time of year most golf course staff forget all about their irrigation. Here, Peter Robin offers tips on what you can do now to avoid more lengthy maintenance later.

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Preparing your turf for success

Preparing your turf for success Updated

🕔08:56, 1.Dec 2021

Winter brings with it plenty of challenges for greenkeepers. With fewer daylight hours and less favourable growing conditions, the focus shifts to winter maintenance.

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Meet the deputy head greenkeeper: Craig Swindells

Meet the deputy head greenkeeper: Craig Swindells Updated

🕔09:08, 30.Nov 2021

From Chipping Sodbury Golf Club, Craig talks about maintaining the course amid increased participation, renovating bunkers, trialling dwarf ryegrass and building wildflower areas.

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GripClad: Safeguarding you and your course

GripClad: Safeguarding you and your course

🕔09:50, 29.Nov 2021

Wrapping chicken wire around a sleeper to prevent someone from slipping on hazardous elevated stepped access, or tripping or falling from steep sided tees, just doesn’t solve the problem.

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Q&A with Erin Rix, manager of International Operations at Tru-Turf

Q&A with Erin Rix, manager of International Operations at Tru-Turf Updated

🕔08:54, 26.Nov 2021

Erin talks about her role – particularly in the UK this year, and the many greenkeepers she works with.

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New Singapore Island course depends on EcoBunker

New Singapore Island course depends on EcoBunker Updated

🕔08:54, 24.Nov 2021

“EcoBunker technology enabled us to get the aesthetic we wanted, with good sand visibility, and a confidence that the bunkers will endure without excessive maintenance requirements.”

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Municipal course maintains the highest standards

Municipal course maintains the highest standards Updated

🕔08:47, 23.Nov 2021

Improvements to the course have included new tees, pathways and drainage – as well as a new John Deere course maintenance equipment fleet.

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Plan ahead with 4turf® from DLF to ease the pain of spring & summer drought

Plan ahead with 4turf® from DLF to ease the pain of spring & summer drought Updated

🕔08:34, 20.Nov 2021

As spring and summer droughts become more common, and water becomes a more valuable resource, turf managers need to consider ways of maintaining lush green grass all summer long.

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Versatile Verti-Drain helps Rudding Park prepare for winter

Versatile Verti-Drain helps Rudding Park prepare for winter Updated

🕔08:02, 19.Nov 2021

The recent delivery of a Verti-Drain 7416 from Redexim is proving key in the pre-winter preparations at Harrogate’s Rudding Park Golf Course.

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SISIS Flexibrush key to fantastic fairways

SISIS Flexibrush key to fantastic fairways Updated

🕔08:54, 18.Nov 2021

Worm cast dispersal, dew removal, standing grasses up prior to mowing and excellent presentation – the SISIS Flexibrush is having a positive impact at Herefordshire Golf Club.

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Sleaford Golf Club seeks higher standards

Sleaford Golf Club seeks higher standards

🕔08:46, 17.Nov 2021

Set in the heart of Lincolnshire, Sleaford Golf Club is an 18-hole private members’ course redesigned by Peter Alliss, with an additional six-hole Academy par three course.

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Q&A with Peter Fiske, head greenkeeper at Buckpool Golf Club

Q&A with Peter Fiske, head greenkeeper at Buckpool Golf Club

🕔11:20, 15.Nov 2021

Peter talks about maintaining the venue with a limited number of staff.

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