About Us

Peter Jones MSc., MBPR, RIPTA   -  Principal Consultant

Having previously been a Course Manager in his own right, Peter is a well qualified and experienced Consultant and remains the only Consultant on the RIPTA Register of Independent Professional Turfgrass Agronomists with practical experience as a Golf Course Manager. He is also currently the Administrator for RIPTA.

In his role as a Golf Course Consultant he has worked with a wide range of Clubs with a variety of budgets and staff numbers, with experience spanning Links Courses, Heathland, Downland and Parkland courses.

With a passion for improving courses, training staff, and getting down to the nitty-gritty of what needs to be done, he is not one for sitting on the fence or blaming the weather for problems, but approaches the management of the course in a practical way using common sense, tried & tested methods, backed up by sceince and research.

Paddy Jackson BSC(Dunelm) MLI  -  Landscape Architect (Associate)

 

With extensive experience in Golf Course landscape design, including projects such as The London Golf Club, Collingtree Park GC, Leighton Buzzard GC, and the Clandon Park Club, Paddy Jackson brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the PJA team.

The Turf Disease Centre  -  Plant Pathology

Our preferred laboratory for plant pathology and disease indentification is The Turf Disease Centre, run by Dr Kate Entwistle CBiol, MIBiol, MBPR. www.theturfdiseasecentre.co.uk