Pacific Dunes Upgrades Complete.
30 Nov 2009 - Golf - Brett Brooks
One of New South Wales' leading golf courses, Pacific Dunes at Port Stephens, is in top condition with the completion of course upgrades last month.
Fifa Lay Down Law on Grass
30 Nov 2009 - Football - Editor
Looking at greenery reduces stress, according to psychologists. But there are exceptions. Derek Blanckensee looks at more greenery than Tarzan these days, but he's not relaxed - and with good reason.
Kubota’s New Budget Buster Farm Tractor
29 Nov 2009 - Industry News - Editor
In order to offer a utility tractor for every customer type, Kubota Tractor Australia has released a new low budget tractor in their M-Series line up.
Award winning QA cutting units
29 Nov 2009 - Industry News - Steve Mitchell - 1 comment
John Deere's innovative QuickAdjust cutting units have been recognised with a new product award at IOG Scotsturf.
John Deere launches hybrid fairway mowers
28 Nov 2009 - Industry News - Steve Mitchell
Following the successful launch of the golf and turf industry's first hybrid greens mower in 2005, and in response to customer demand, John Deere is introducing the same energy-efficient technology on its new 7500e and 8500e E-Cut hybrid fairway mowers.
27 Nov 2009 - Mechanics - Eric Kulaas
We made this in 2003, trying to come up with a better mousetrap. It almost worked. Years ago, cultivator2Green Machine was a dominant force in 2-cycle tools.
Go you Good Thing!
27 Nov 2009 - Racing / Equestrian - kubota.com.au
The 2009 Melbourne Cup carnival has come and gone for another year. This big concentration of close fought racing takes its toll on the lush surface of the Flemington race track.
The All-New Jacobsen Eclipse 322
26 Nov 2009 - Industry News - Peter Driver
The all-new Jacobsen Eclipse 322, a hybrid ride-on greens mower, featuring the latest technological advances and powered by a small diesel engine with electric drive to the cutting cylinders and drive wheels.
Peter Thomson Statue at Victoria Golf Club
25 Nov 2009 - Golf - Helen Perrett
Victoria Golf Club today honoured its most famous member by unveiling a bronze statue of five-times British Open champion Peter Thomson AO, CBE
Waikato Stadium Hammered
25 Nov 2009 - General News - Editor
A repeat of last weekend's Australasian supercross championship round at Waikato Stadium is in doubt after the turf took a hammering in the event.
NZSTI Disease Laboratory Update
24 Nov 2009 - General News - NZ Sports Field Forum
Late last year NZSTI were fortunate to enlist the expertise of retired plant pathologist Dr Mike Christiansen, who has been working with the Institute establish a disease culturing service. Dr Christiansen’s assistance has enabled the disease laboratory to provide even more accurate disease diagnoses and also to create a collection of NZ turf diseases in culture.
Rectangular Stadium will be very Busy
24 Nov 2009 - General News - Editor - 1 comment
NRL chief executive David Gallop says the opening of Melbourne's new rectangular stadium will help develop interest in rugby league in one of its non-traditional markets.
Kevin Mitchell says Pitch will Turn
24 Nov 2009 - Cricket - Editor
The Gabba's long-time curator, Kevin Mitchell jnr, has recommended that Australia pick a spinner for the first Test against West Indies starting on Thursday because the pitch is likely to deteriorate from the fourth day.
Ride-on lawnmowers 'injure thousands every year'
23 Nov 2009 - Health and Safety - Editor
Using a ride-on mower to cut the grass might save energy but they land thousands of people in hospital every year, experts have warned.
TigerTip: School Alert
23 Nov 2009 - Schools - Jo Prothero
Synthetic playground surfaces are relatively new innovations that offer schools new age opportunities when compared to asphalt, concrete and in some cases, natural grass.
Old what's his name!
23 Nov 2009 - Golf - Peter Britton
One of the tasks that the Pitchcare team undertake periodically is the updating of the magazine database. We do this to ensure that contact details are correct and that the magazine is reaching the right person.
Bernhard’s Introduces New 3000MC Range of Grinders
22 Nov 2009 - Industry News - Press Release
Tight budget? No problem! Developed in response to today's economic challenges, Bernhard's will be showing their new Express Dual and Anglemaster 3000 MC range of grinders at BTME Harrogate Week 2010.