Planning golf courses in Australia
30 Apr 2010 - Golf - Mike Orloff
There are many challenges facing the construction of new golf courses in Australia including the following perceptions which the industry needs to address
Seeking a Lifestyle Change & New Zealand Bound?
30 Apr 2010 - General News - Steve Mexted
We are a Wellington based Sports Turf company specialising in performance sports surfaces, maintenance and development.
Memorial Bowls Club to go Synthetic
30 Apr 2010 - Bowls - Editor - 2 comments
There is plenty of action to view at Diggers Memorial Bowls Club, but rather than play on the greens it is the work being done to prepare them that is catching the eye.
Vandals Trash New Trump Golf Resort
29 Apr 2010 - Golf - Editor
Controversy over Donald Trump's planned Aberdeenshire golf resort has taken a sinister new twist after the site was hit by vandals in a $100,000 wrecking spree.
Cricket Pitch Decimated by 'Meathead' Motorcyclist
29 Apr 2010 - Cricket - Editor
Under the cover of darkness, a joy-riding vandal on a scooter has wreaked havoc on the cricket pitch at the Harry Barker Reserve.
Obtaining the Best Results from a Winter Seed Mixture
29 Apr 2010 - Bowls - Matt Gresty
Grass seed mixtures for Winter Bowling Greens. There are few grasses that can tolerate mowing below 5mm.
Ratho Farm Golf Links & Ross Baker
29 Apr 2010 - Golf - Editor
In all likelihood, a player starting a round at Ratho Farm Golf Links first notices the sheep roaming the fairways. Next to draw one's attention, probably, are the wire fences around the square putting greens,
Twin Creeks G.C on a High
28 Apr 2010 - Golf - Editor
Twin creeks on a high. Despite the global effect the economy has had on the golf industry, Twin Creeks Golf & Country Club is celebrating its most successful year of operation.
John Deere Builds Five Millionth Lawn & Garden Tractor
28 Apr 2010 - Industry News - Rene Lubbers
John Deere recently rolled the five millionth lawn tractor off its assembly line at the Horicon, Wis., manufacturing facility. A model from the Select Series™ X700 Ultimate™ Tractor line-up was manufactured as the five millionth lawn tractor in time for spring and the peak outdoor power equipment selling season.
Systematic Spray Drift Reviews
28 Apr 2010 - Health and Safety - Editor
The APVMA, in accordance with Part 2, Division 4, of the Agvet Codes, is reconsidering all registrations of all products containing MCPA and the approvals of all labels associated with those products.
Look before buying, think before applying
27 Apr 2010 - Consultancy - David Lawson
In the ongoing discussions about the effectiveness of particular commercial products on turf quality, it might be worth taking a step back and looking at the materials that are routinely applied to turf.
It's more than just a Utility Vehicle, it's a Sprayer too!
27 Apr 2010 - Industry News - Rene Lubbers
Spraying tees, greens and fairways has never been easier or more accurate than with the introduction of John Deere's HD200 and HD300 SelectSpray™ Series of turf sprayers.
Do we Need More Golf Courses?
26 Apr 2010 - Golf - Mike Orloff
I want to open the discussion to all of you in the industry regarding new golf course construction. Do we need more golf courses or are we actually better off with less in Australasia?
Palm Meadows Golf Course for Sale
26 Apr 2010 - Golf - Editor
A Carrara property once earmarked for a six-star casino resort and horse-racing track has been listed for sale in an off-market sales campaign.