Entries by Louise Challiss

GKB infiller heads to South Wales Sports Grounds

GKB infiller heads to South Wales Sports Grounds: After seeing the machine at SALTEX 2021, South Wales Sports Grounds organised for a demonstration model of the Infiller to be shipped over from GKB HQ on the basis that if they were impressed with it, they’d keep it… and they did! Adding to a vast and […]

Technical Managers join Headland Amenity

Technical Managers join Headland Amenity: To support continued growth and development as part of Origin Amenity Solutions, Headland Amenity have announced the appointment of two new Technical Managers in the form of Laurence McCrory and Jack Hawkes. Both will be responsible for delivering Headland’s sound and scientific advice and guidance on product selection, Laurence to […]

Reduce your environmental impact with Aspen Fuel

Reduce your environmental impact with Aspen Fuel: It is perhaps no surprise that recent research into the environmental and health impacts of petrol-powered hand tools has highlighted some worrying statistics around emissions and the knock-on negative effects on public health. However, making additional capital investment or disposing of serviceable equipment can be avoided with the […]

Suståne keeps Rushmore Golf Club ‘green’

Suståne keeps Rushmore Golf Club ‘green’: While the course at Rushmore Golf Club may be a tale of two halves, the approach to nutrition is wholly focussed on sustainability – with Course Manager Jaime Acton very proud of the six years that the greens have now been completely chemical-free. Alongside cultural practices and an overseeding […]

EVO woodchippers at the double

EVO woodchippers at the double: As a longstanding GreenMech customer, Rob Drinkwater of Drinkwater Tree Services is the latest in a growing list of tree surgeons to be seriously impressed by the improvements made with their revolutionary EVO Series… so much so, he bought two! Delivered in early 2022, the 6” EVO 165P was swiftly […]

Redexim Rink proves a versatile solution

Redexim Rink proves a versatile solution: With approximately 80 acres of sports turf making up the 250 acre estate of Merchant Taylors’ School, the key word for Grounds Manager Richard Ayling when it comes to maintenance is ‘efficiency’. Delivering that efficiency when it comes to topdressing is a Rink 2020 dropdresser from Redexim – purchased […]

Progressive key to consistent cutting

Progressive key to consistent cutting: When it comes to optimum heights of cut for fairways, there isn’t a ‘one-height-fits-all’ approach – but one thing all Turf Managers will be aiming for is consistency, which can be easier said than done when dealing with potentially uneven or undulating ground. The Progressive range of multi-deck mowers have […]

Masterline Mixtures make the grade

Masterline Mixtures make the grade: Matt Parry, Head Groundsman at Kingston Grammar School has praised mixtures from DLF for delivering great results at a great price, all backed up with great support from his local Technical Manager Craig Spooner. With the whole 22-acre site sown with seed from across the DLF portfolio, this season the […]

INFINICUT® combo lands at Durham

INFINICUT® combo lands at Durham: They say ‘all good things come to those who wait’, and for the team at Durham County Cricket Club, they’ve waited almost five years for their very own INFINICUT® and UltraGroomer™ set-up! The combination has been on the mind of Head Groundsman Vic Demain since 2017, so when funding became […]

Redexim return to SAGE

Redexim return to SAGE: As their 40th anniversary year continues, Redexim UK have announced they are returning to The Three Counties Showground for SAGE 2022 – bringing with them a selection of machinery that is critical to successful sports turf maintenance. Visitors to the event taking place on the 6th and 7th July can expect […]