Laurence Gale MSC, MBPR
PARKS IN DEEP MIRE
Problem highlighted by national newspaper
by TurfPro Editor, Laurence Gale MSC, MBPR

Having spent much of my working life managing parks, I personally find the current situation regarding our public green spaces very disturbing.

 

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FEATURES
MAINTAINING STANDARDS
Q&A with BASIS ceo, Stephen Jacobs
by TurfPro Editor, Laurence Gale MSC, MBPR

Editor Laurence Gale meets BASIS chief executive officer, Stephen Jacobs, to catch up with what they have been doing to celebrate their 40th year and what new qualifications are on offer.

 

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Stephen Jacob
NEWS
DETAILS ABOUT REVAMPED BTME RELEASED
As registration opens

BIGGA say event has expanded by 25% and will feature a host of new conferences, forums, exhibition platforms and more opportunities than ever to network.

 

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BTME
IOG ASSURES APPRENTICESHIP STANDARD QUALITY
Approved as the External Quality Assurance Provider

Within this role the IOG will help to ensure the new higher quality apprenticeship standards are maintained across the entire industry.

 

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The IOG has been approved as the External Quality Assurance Provider for the Apprenticeship Standards for a Sports Turf Operative by the Institute for Apprenticeships (IfA).
EDUCATION CITY GC PARTNERS JOHN DEERE
First major Middle East venture

A major investment in John Deere golf course maintenance equipment has been made by the brand new Education City Golf Club in Doha, Qatar, which is due to open at the end of October 2018.

 

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(Front left to right) Education City Golf Club General Manager Michael Braidwood, Golf Course Superintendent Darren Smith, Business Development Manager Leen Al Ghaly of John Deere dealer Progressive, Deputy Golf Course Superintendent Andrew Ikstrums and Education City’s Director of Golf Rhys Beecher, with members of the 45-strong maintenance team and part of the new John Deere machinery fleet.
MACHINERY STOLEN
From Toro in Spellbrook

Toro has discovered that a SGR-13 Stump Grinder, model 22619, was stolen from its premises in Spellbrook between the night of Tuesday 2nd and morning of Wednesday 3rd October.

 

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A Toro SGR-13 Stump Grinder has been stolen from the company
RENEWED LIFE FOR LEES HALL GOLF CLUB
Common sense and the right products applied

Ian Whitehead knew he could a make a difference to the badly-presented, badly-playing course that was effectively “playing second fiddle to the club’s social/bar facilities”.

 

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Ian Whitehead, head greenkeeper at Lees Hall Golf Club
HAM MANOR GC COMMITS
To Reesink and Toro

Five-year machinery lease deal and new irrigation system for club.

 

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The new Reelmaster 3575-D and irrigation in action in front of the Manor House at Ham Manor Golf Club.
RUSSELLS HOLD SUCCESSFUL DEMO DAY
Over 40 turf professionals attend

Dealers Russell Group held a dedicated Ventrac demo recently which attracted in excess of 40 visitors from local landscape contractors, golf courses and a national hire company.

 

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Trencher demo
CAN-AM KICK OFF CONQUEST TOUR II
Developed in partnership with dealer network

The Can-Am Conquest Tour is returning this autumn bringing their vehicles to farmers and agricultural workers at new auction marts and sales across the country.

 

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Can-Am Outlander
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Entries have been confirmed for the SALTEX 2018 Innovation Award.
SALTEX INNOVATION AWARD 2018
Snapshot of some of the exciting entries

After making its successful debut last year, the SALTEX Innovation Award is back for 2018 and visitors will get the chance to see every entry at the show.

 

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