Green Roofs Taking Turf to New Heights
26 Oct 2010 - Industry News - Dave Raison
Melbourne's skyline is now a little greener with the completion of the world's first fully funded, competition-designed, retrofitted green roof, located at 131 Queen Street.
Honda First Look
26 Oct 2010 - Industry News - Rob Jenkins
Last week Honda held a first look and demonstration day for its power equipment range at the beautiful Werribee mansion. Melbourne turned on its charm for the event with rain, hail and blistering winds to go with the freezing temperatures. Media from around Australia braved the arctic conditions to have a play with the brand new toys.
Aerating Has Never Been Easier
22 Oct 2010 - Industry News - Press Release
TurnpointServices is pleased to announce the arrival of the new, revolutionary DryJectaeration technology, under exclusive license to operate in Australia and New Zealand.
Ryegrass Found Resistant to Herbicide
21 Oct 2010 - Industry News - Editor
Annual ryegrass, the mostly costly weed for Australian farmers, is showing signs of resistance to a key herbicide, scientists at Adelaide Wait Research Institute have found.
Hands on with Honda Power Equipment
20 Oct 2010 - Industry News - Leigh Rogers
A recent product demonstration day organised by Honda Power Equipment gave participants an opportunity to gain ‘hands-on’ experience with the premium brand’s product range, including its impressive new MowSafe lawnmower series.
ABEL Completes Major Flag Pole Restoration
20 Oct 2010 - Industry News - John Cann
Abel Flag has last month [ September ] completed the restoration of the flagpole on the historic T & G Building in Collins Street Melbourne
New Holland Announces Tier 4A Solutions
19 Oct 2010 - Industry News - Press Release
As the Clean Energy Leader, New Holland has pioneered the use of biodiesel in agricultural machinery since 2006 and is currently researching the most advanced technologies. The brand developed the award winning NH2TM tractor - the first to use hydrogen fuel cells
MX5100HST with Rotary Hoe
19 Oct 2010 - Industry News - Press Release
For larger lifestyle farmers up to 25 hectares, contractors and general utility tractor users who are looking for an affordable tractor with an easy to operate transmission, Kubota offers the MX5100H hydrostatic.
New Kubota Utility Vehicles
16 Oct 2010 - Industry News - Press Release
As the market for utility vehicles in Australia continues to grow at a very high rate several manufacturers are battling to gain a share of this market, often with machines from a common manufacturer and badged with the emblem of the reseller.
Horticulture Australia New Turf Industry Services Manager Astrid Hughes.
15 Oct 2010 - Industry News - Dave Raison
Following the recent departure of Horticulture Australia Limited (HAL) Industry Service Manager Lucy Keatinge, Turf Australia welcomes the arrival of Astrid Hughes to take on the challenging role of Turf within her portfolio.
New Holland Sets the Standard as Clean Energy Leader
14 Oct 2010 - Industry News - Press Release
As agriculture changes, New Holland continues to be a leader in the field providing simple, ingenious solutions that make the right technology accessible to all.
Lawn care for Buffalo, Couch, Kikuyu and Zoysia turf.
13 Oct 2010 - Industry News - Press Release
Don't you love spring? Winter's over and finally it's time to turn off the heater, get out of the house and soak up the warmer days
Kubota’s New Compact Diesel Zero Turn Mower
11 Oct 2010 - Industry News - Press Release
Kubota Tractor Australia has an extensive range of both petrol and diesel powered Zero Turn mowers which have performed strongly in the Australian mower market.
The Wheel Deal!
9 Oct 2010 - Industry News - Jane Carley
They’re black, round and have a hole in the middle, right? Wrong. Jane Carley discovers that there is more to tyres than meets the eye - particularly for use on delicate turf
Jacobsen Equipment Prepares the Madrid Masters.
8 Oct 2010 - Industry News - Editor
When Luke Donald won the European Tour’s Madrid Masters back in May, it was on a course prepared exclusively with Jacobsen turf maintenance equipment.
Rising Sun in Townsville named Number one Honda dealer
4 Oct 2010 - Industry News - Press Release
Townsville-based business, Rising Sun Honda, has been named Australia’s Number One Dealer at Honda Power Equipment’s prestigious gala awards ceremony at Hyatt Regency Coolum.
Turf Australia's Future Leaders Return from Turf Tour
2 Oct 2010 - Industry News - Dave Raison
Turf Australia's Future Leaders Award recipients returned recently from their two-week United States Study Tour. The Future Leaders Program is a joint initiative of Turf Producers Australia Ltd (TPA) and Horticulture Australia Ltd (HAL) to foster leadership skills and better equip young people already working in turf grass production to become future drivers of the industry.
New Shindaiwa C4 Technology
30 Sep 2010 - Industry News - Press Release
Until recently, nearly all outdoor power tools such as brushcutters, hedgetrimmers and power blowers were powered by two-stroke engines.