New Oleo-Mac saws from Parklands Power Products
31 Dec 2008 - Industry News - Parklands Power Products
Due to price, the hobby farmer usually looks to the less expensive 100-hour engine chainsaws which struggle to do the required job. Now available for the hobby farmer, Parklands Power Products has two new professional chainsaws with 1000-hour engines
Toro 2008 Reports
29 Dec 2008 - Industry News - Editor
The Toro Company today reported net earnings of $119.7 million, or $3.10 per share, on net sales of $1,878.2 million for its fiscal year ended October 31, 2008
John Deere sponsors 2010 World Equestrian Games
27 Dec 2008 - Industry News - Steve Mitchell
John Deere has been named the official equipment sponsor of the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games, by the World Games 2010 Foundation.
Baroness makes Greens trim and fit for purpose.
23 Dec 2008 - Industry News - John Purtell
Baroness pedestrian greensmowers deliver the most uniform cut of any mower on the market offering informed golf course managers the opportunity to cut their greens with a precision second to none. The mowers lead the field with a quality of cut and contour following ahead of any fixed or floating head greens machine.
BLEC Forced into Administration
21 Dec 2008 - Industry News - Charmian Robinson
With enormous regret BLEC Landscaping Equipment Company Ltd has to announce that the company has gone into administration.
Record $25 Billion Profits for John Deere
11 Dec 2008 - Industry News - Editor
Deere & Company today announced worldwide net income of $345.0 million, or $0.81 per share, for the fourth quarter ended October 31
Ransomes Jacobsens Cutting Technology.
4 Dec 2008 - Industry News - Editor
Over 40 City & Guilds NPTC assessors recently visited Ransomes Jacobsens, the Ipswich-based turf maintenance equipment manufacturer, for a one-day seminar looking at the latest developments in mowing technology.
New JD 5R Series Tractors
27 Nov 2008 - Industry News - Press Release
Replacing the previous 5020 Series models, the new range includes 80hp 5080R, the 90hp 5090R and the 100hp 5100R. In addition to these standard models, narrow (RN) versions have a maximum overall width of 1.86m and are particularly designed for horticultural use, working in row widths greater than 2.50m.
Woman of Professional Golf Calendar 2009
25 Nov 2008 - Industry News - Jenny Sevil
Following the success of the inaugural calendar in 2007, Jenny Sevil was approached by players, sponsors and another deserving charity in the Make A Wish® Foundation, which brings magic and joy to children with life-threatening illness by granting a cherished wish, to produce a 2009 calendar. With overwhelming support received from the golf industry, and a worthy recipient for monies raised, head to the Pitchcare Store today and support Make A Wish!
New Four Year Factory Warranty for Select Series Lawn Tractors
23 Nov 2008 - Industry News - Press Release
John Deere has introduced a new four year limited warranty for its line of Select Series™ lawn & garden tractors. The new limited warranty doubles previous two year coverage for private residential, personal use applications. In addition, it covers all parts of new John Deere Select Series™ tractors for four years at no additional cost to consumers.
John Deere Announces New Equipment Name & Numbering System
21 Nov 2008 - Industry News - Press Release
What's in a name? Quite a bit actually – especially when it comes to tractors. John Deere announces it's currently transitioning to a new name and number system for its full line of tractors with the introduction of the new 5D, 5E, 5M, and 6D Series Tractors.
Toro Company Acquires Assets of Southern Green
20 Nov 2008 - Industry News - Press Release
The Toro Company today announced that it has acquired certain assets from Southern Green, Inc., a leading manufacturer of deep-tine aeration equipment based in Zachary, Louisiana.
Grundfos is the Industry Leader in Quality
14 Nov 2008 - Industry News - Press Release
Grundfos is one of the world’s leading pump manufacturers – producing over 16 million pumps each year. The Grundfos organisation places great emphasis on quality and considers quality assurance to be a vital consideration in its continual growth.
The Future is Just Around the Corner
11 Nov 2008 - Industry News - Editor - 1 comment
The Precise Path RG3 mows putting greens without the need for an operator to guide it. Lines are always straight. Turns are always gentle and smooth. Effective height of cut is always uniform. Every green is mowed to the same specifications every time.
11 Nov 2008 - Industry News - Editor - 2 comments
The flagship RS48-11C Roll ‘n’ Spike Golf Greens Roller by Tru-Turf is the culmination of 60 years design and development in the art of turf rolling.
Sports Turf Association News & Update
10 Nov 2008 - Industry News - Jenny Zadro
A well patronised annual Sports Turf Seminar and Trade Show was held recently at the highly rated Hunter Valley TAFE Campus at Kurri Kurri. Mixtures of students as well of industry delegates were rugged up and keen to listen to the day’s presenters.
New Mid-duty Workman Utility
25 Oct 2008 - Industry News - Lesley Walker
Toro's latest launch is the Workman MD Series, an advance on the specialist turfcare machinery manufacturer's popular mid-duty utility vehicle design in the form of two dynamic new models - the Workman MD and MDX