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Monthly Archives: February 2012

‘Spider’ Found on the Slopes at Old Head Golf Links

Ransomes remote controlled mower maintains fairway banks on Old Head of Kinsale golf course

A Ransomes Spider remote controlled slope mower is maintaining the ocean side …

February 27, 2012 | Trade more

Bring on the Elements: Super Bents are Here

When extreme weather conditions threaten the quality of fine turf surfaces, a special response is called for and Super Bents are the ideal answer, says …

February 27, 2012 | Trade more

Special Mixtures for Winter Sports Pitches

A specialist seed merchant is urging grounds maintenance companies not to neglect winter sports areas, as temperatures continue to drop.

With increased winter growth a must …

February 27, 2012 | Trade more

Drought Summit Highlights Water Use Efficiency

An emergency ‘Drought Summit’, called this week by the Government’s land resources agency, Defra, has highlighted the perilous state of the UK’s water reserves. Large …

February 20, 2012 | Trade more

Maintaining Quality on Municipal Courses

Budget cuts invariably mean pressure on local authority turf managers to make economies, but as Steve Fenn of Southend Borough Council points out, at Belfairs …

February 20, 2012 | Trade more

One of Europe’s Largest Green Roofs Sown with Barenbrug Seed by Spearhead Turf

Southern Water’s new wastewater treatment works is topped with a green roof featuring turf grown by Spearhead Turf from Barenbrug grass seed

One of the largest …

February 20, 2012 | Trade more

David Greenshields Announced as New Barenbrug R&D Manager

Barenbrug has announced the appointment of Dr David Greenshields as its new research and development manager

Specialist grass seed breeder Barenbrug has announced the appointment of …

February 20, 2012 | Trade more

‘How to…’ Videos Help Get the Best Out of GreenCast

The first of a new series of ‘how to’ videos will help GreenCast website users to get the best out of some of the innovative …

February 20, 2012 | Trade more

Driving Environmental Performance in Golf

Across golf, sustainability is quickly gaining momentum, boosted by growing industry support and commitment. Jacobsen, a Textron Inc (NYSE: TXT) company and one of the …

February 20, 2012 | Trade more

Campey Turf Care Systems is an Official Sponsor of the FEGGA Conference 2012

Working closely with FEGGA during the past year has provided Campey Turf Care Systems with a wealth of opportunities to spread its knowledge and experience …

February 20, 2012 | Trade more
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