Case Studies

Almost five years ago we reported on the upgrade investment made by Stoneleigh Deer Park Golf Club, just outside Coventry, They had then expanded and upgraded their range of John Deere precision-mowing equipment, because of the previous experience with
One of the most important aspects of investment into new machinery for Tom Rimell, is ‘whole life value.’ Tom and his wife Linda, own and run SmartCut Ltd, consisting of a group of specialist grounds maintenance businesses.
With the widest commercial range of Clematis plants in the UK, propagating over 600 varieties, New Leaf Plants Ltd., is a major player in the global supply of clematis and climbing plants. Based in Sedgeberrow near Evesham, Worcestershire, the company, ow
Well recognised for being a highly efficient grounds-care and maintenance business, Cotswold Handyman provides a wide range of services including hedge-cutting, pasture-topping, grass mowing, estate management, landscaping and tree management
uying two new smaller combines, instead of one large combine, has been the policy for Herefordshire farmer Mark Bennion and it’s paying off every time!
Just outside Narberth, Pembrokeshire, the family farming enterprise of Ludchurch Farms, owned by Phil and Louisa Davies, run a highly efficient dairy operation.
Pembrokeshire contracting firm Sean Savage Agri, recently took up the John Deere Fuel Guarantee programme offer through Tallis Amos Group (TAG) in Narberth and the results showed their customers saved big time on fuel costs
A seven-year plan to return the 18-hole course to its original James Braid Parkland Course design is well underway at Drayton Park. The seven-strong maintenance team have had their work cut-out but are achieving great results.
Farming some 700 acres on the Welsh borders in New Radnor, Will Lloyd single-handedly takes care of the entire operation with 1400 ewes and 25 suckler cows and calves.
A near-miss, involving a passing tractor and trailer, jack-knifing and colliding with the farm truck, prompted a farming family to have all their trailers undergo the Tilly Trailer Test programme to ensure they were road safe
Part of the agricultural contracting services offered by GB & RR Phillips & Son of Hayscastle, near Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire includes high volume slurry and waste digestate application. The family-run business started contracting in 2010
Consisting of 100 hectares of parkland with formal gardens amounting to around ten hectares, the stately home of Lypiatt Park, situated near Stroud, Gloucestershire boasts historic buildings that date back to the 14th Century.
Salad potatoes are the main production focus for Cresswell Barn Farms Ltd, based in Kilgetty, Pembrokeshire. This family-farming enterprise operates on a combination of partly owned and partly rented land.
Minchinhampton Golf Club’s championship Avening and Cherington courses near the village of Avening in Gloucestershire and The Old Course on National Trust-owned Minchinhampton Common are renowned for their year-round immaculate presentation.
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Romsley, Bridgnorth based farming enterprise of GC & JM Norgrove can trace their history back for over 100 years. Initially offering very reputable contract threshing and general farm services, but 100 years on, the business now farms some 450 acres