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New Pellenc Tools At SALTEX

New Pellenc Tools At SALTEX: Pellenc, which is distributed throughout the UK and Ireland exclusively by Etesia UK, have opted to use SALTEX 2018 as a platform to launch a new range of battery-powered hand tools on stand E055. Full details are being kept under wraps until the show opens on 31st October at the NEC […]

Barenbrug At SALTEX 2018

Barenbrug At SALTEX 2018: Barenbrug UK, the grass expert, is returning to SALTEX for 2018, showcasing two of its most innovative ranges.  Between them, the Essentials range and the Sports range offer a grass seed to cover every possible turf, environment and budget contingency. Visitors to stand GO55 are encouraged to bring their turf questions and […]

Dennis & SISIS Acquire Foley Grinder

Dennis & SISIS Acquire Foley Grinder: Dennis & SISIS have bolstered their production line with the addition of a Foley Accu-Pro 673 to ensure perfect OEM specification grinding. The renowned mower manufacturer had very specific requirements when it came to choosing the machine that would grind all of the bedknives for their mowers, citing reliability, flexibility and […]

New Etesia Brushcutters At SALTEX

New Etesia Brushcutters At SALTEX: Etesia UK have confirmed that visitors to stand C050 at this year’s SALTEX will have an opportunity to see new products, with the launch of two new Attila pedestrian brushcutter models at the show. With built-in rugged reliability as standard, the new Etesia AK60 and AH75 pedestrian brushcutters have been designed […]

Giant Sinkhole Appears On Pitch

Giant Sinkhole Appears On Pitch: A football pitch in Mexico has been become unusable after a giant sinkhole formed in the centre of the field. The incident is thought to have occurred after the pipes under the water sprinkler system apparently started leaking. The affected pitch, in Cuajimalpa de Morelos, now sports a gigantic sinkhole, well over […]

SCH Supplies’ New Apprentices

SCH Supplies’ New Apprentices: We at SCH Supplies have recently taken on three young apprentices. Our company, based in Holbrook in Suffolk, design and manufacture attachments for small tractors and ride on mowers. It’s due to a very busy summer and increased orders that we have decided to take on more staff. We feel that it’s […]

Toro’s Great Results At Carnoustie

Toro’s Great Results At Carnoustie: This year’s hot, dry summer led to Sandy Reid, links superintendent at Carnoustie Golf Links, facing an unusual set of circumstances in the lead up to, and during, the Open Championship. Weather prior to the Championship had produced the fast-running links conditions many had dreamt of, but the turf was so dry it […]

New Germinal Package At SALTEX

New Germinal Package At SALTEX: Germinal will be returning to the NEC in Birmingham on 31 October–1 November for SALTEX, and will be showcasing its new, all-in-one sports pitch renovation package. Containing three key elements – Germinal’s A20 Premier Ryesport seed mixture, an appropriate selection of fertiliser products and free sward management advice from one of Germinal’s […]

Replay Restore Minster School Surface

Replay Restore Minster School Surface: Having been founded in 956, Southwell’s Minster School is one of England’s oldest schools. Despite this, the school’s sports facilities are up to date. To complement its natural rugby and football pitches it has a state-of-the-art all-weather pitch. After experiencing problems with it in early 2018, David Everett, Acting School Business […]

Westland To Showcase Investment At Glee

Westland To Showcase Investment At Glee: Westland will be attending the upcoming Glee show, using the event to strengthen its position and launch its strongest home and garden range with new products and developments across a diverse portfolio. At the forefront of this will be the unveiling of new products in the New Horizon range with […]