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Week 1 of Samantha Butler’s working trip abroad

After flying 22 hours from Sydney I arrived in Dublin. The first thing I noticed was the harsh difference in weather. Leaving Australia in 32’c heat arriving in Dublin where the temperature was meant to reach 9’c and numbing winds. In Dublin I was greeted at the Airport by Brian O’Shaughnessy, who took me [...]

Week 1 of Samantha Butler’s working trip abroad 2018-04-20T10:05:36+00:00

Production of a Prize Winning Pitch

Campey Turf Care Systems Mini Pitch Renovation Days give Greenock Morton Fans chance to see production of prize winning pitch. The pitch was rated as one of the top-four in the Scottish Championship with a score of 4.6 out of ten as part of the Scottish Professional Football League licensing scheme in 2016, giving [...]

Production of a Prize Winning Pitch 2018-04-12T13:20:56+00:00

Real Madrid Make Light Work of Off Pitch Areas

Small things make a big difference on and off the pitch in football, and for Real Madrid the small machines making a big difference are the Dakota 310, Air2G2 Air Inject and two Martin Lishman Micro Sprayers. Los Blancos represent the pinnacle of modern football. Their white shirts are famous the world over and [...]

Real Madrid Make Light Work of Off Pitch Areas 2018-04-12T12:35:34+00:00

Zachary LaPorte from Son Servera Mallorca Interview

In this feature he discusses his experience of using an aerator at his course. “After a visit to the Congress of Spanish Greenkeepers Association in Malaga, I arranged a demonstration day to find out more about Campey Turfcare’s Air2G2 aerator.” The demo took place on the putting green and at first I was surprised, [...]

Zachary LaPorte from Son Servera Mallorca Interview 2018-04-12T11:41:56+00:00

Shock Relief from Compaction

Compaction on greens is a common issue on many golf courses, but for Ruddington Grange Golf Club the extent and depth of the compaction was preventing any water filtration at all on many parts of the course. A solution was essential to restore this great course to the level of play expected of it. [...]

Shock Relief from Compaction 2018-04-12T11:27:32+00:00

Judges Go Direct with the Vredo Compact

Judges Contracting Ltd has opted to extend its seven-year use of the Vredo seeder range because of the direct contact approach the machines uses to plant the seed. Remarkably the decision to upgrade wasn’t to replace the existing model, but instead to add some more width and a larger hopper size to the current [...]

Judges Go Direct with the Vredo Compact 2018-04-12T11:21:21+00:00

Richard Peel Groundcare Stay at the Cutting Edge

Richard Peel Groundcare has purchased a Dakota 440 Turf Tender, KORO® FIELD TOPMAKER® with UNIVERSE® Rotor, KORO® Recycling Dresser, IMANTS SandCat and Air2G2 from Campey Turf Care Systems as they continue to stay at the cutting edge of maintenance equipment. Over the last 15 years Richard Peel Groundcare has grown. Originally their service was [...]

Richard Peel Groundcare Stay at the Cutting Edge 2018-04-12T10:53:52+00:00

Bigger is Better for Knotty Hill Golf Centre

Knotty Hill Golf Centre has adopted a different way of thinking when it comes to personnel and machines, and the 2.75 meter IMANTS ShockWave fits their ethos perfectly. You’d be forgiven for thinking an army of men would be spread across the 660-acre site that offers 54-holes of golf, 27 of those being foot-golf [...]

Bigger is Better for Knotty Hill Golf Centre 2018-04-12T10:35:56+00:00

Stoke City Turn to Air2G2 and Raycam UniRake for Perfect Pitches

With the advancements in turf technology and hybrid pitches the scope for improvements has been considerably narrowed, and Stoke City Football Club head groundsman, Andy Jackson, has turned to the GT Inject Air2G2 and Raycam UniRake to target his marginal gains. At the top level of English football perfect playing surfaces are becoming the [...]

Stoke City Turn to Air2G2 and Raycam UniRake for Perfect Pitches 2018-04-12T10:12:54+00:00

Raycam’s UniRake and TB220 Brush

Croke Park find it’s Not All Yellow with Raycam’s Unirake and TB220 Brush Croke Park had a usual bumper year of activity, but once the likes of Coldplay and U2 existed stage left, Raycam’s UniRake and TB220 Brush were ready to clean up what music had left behind. To really get behind what Croke [...]

Raycam’s UniRake and TB220 Brush 2018-04-12T10:06:46+00:00