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Head Greenkeeper

Worcester Golf & Country Club is a traditional parkland golf course. This Dr Alister MacKenzie designed golf course has recently undergone a significant investment in a “State of the Art” irrigation system and the Club now wants to build on the benefit this can deliver to all areas of the estate, which also includes three […]

Further accolade for Turf Matters in top awards

Further accolade for Turf Matters in top awards: Turf Matters proved that last year’s triumph in the International Turf and Ornamental Communicators Awards was no fluke by winning big again in the delayed 2020 Awards. Turf Matters Designer, Tim Moat, won two categories for Best Cover (May-June 2019) and Best Single Page Design, while Editor, […]

Embracing new technology

Embracing new technology: One silver lining among the heartache of the pandemic is an acceleration in the adoption of new – and better – ways of working… Craig Earnshaw, Course Manager at Harleyford GC, in Buckinghamshire, is a man on a mission and has been fast to embrace the modern approach to managing, communicating and […]

Groundscare Service Technicians X3

Established in 1945, F G Adamson & Son is a major supplier of garden machinery / groundscare equipment in Yorkshire & Lincolnshire, supplying equipment & supporting maintenance & repair services to golf courses, local authorities, caravan parks, contractors, private estates & homeowners.  As a franchise holder for many of the industry leading manufacturers, including John […]

Honour and a privilege

Honour and a privilege: Scott MacCallum talks with Adam King, Head of Grounds at Radley College in Oxford, and learns that while there is competitiveness to do your best, that doesn’t necessarily mean with each other. I had a pretty normal school education. I got sufficient grades to go on to do the journalism course […]

The men who made it happen

The men who made it happen: When Malcolm Campbell struck the official first drive to open Dumbarnie Links in early summer it was a proud moment and one that he sometimes felt he wouldn’t be around to see. Malcolm, a respected golf writer, who had the dubious pleasure of being my boss in the mid […]

Dumbarnie: It’s worth the wait

Dumbarnie: It’s worth the wait: Scott MacCallum celebrates the opening – at last – of a fine addition to the long list of magnificent Scottish golf courses, uncovering American connections along the way… There is a beach in Fife which is only really known by locals. Shell Bay, on the East Neuk of the Kingdom, […]

Groundcare Machinery Service Technician

Established in 1994, Ireland’s Farm Machinery Ltd (IFM) is a family owned company based in the county of Lincolnshire in Eastern England. Already a well established business selling a wide range of high quality, new and used agricultural machinery across three branches in Lincolnshire; covering every aspect of sales, service and parts. Ireland’s Farm Machinery […]

Groundcare Sales Manager

Ireland’s Farm Machinery Ltd have begun selling Kubota Groundcare within Lincolnshire from 6th October 2020. This creates an exciting opportunity for you to join the IFM Groundcare Team at the beginning of its journey and fundamentally shape how the business will operate. The primary focus of the role will be to manage the maximisation of […]