Repairs for Geelong Racecourse
31 Dec 2011 - Racing / Equestrian - Editor
Geelong Racing Club will use specialised machinery to repair its turf track today to ensure next Wednesday's race meeting goes ahead. The club is confident the machine, a deep aerator, will make the track safe for racing.
ATC in 2011, by the Numbers
31 Dec 2011 - General News - Micah Woods
As we come to the end of another year, it is interesting to look at some of the numbers related to the work done this year, particularly in comparison with the previous years (2009 report, 2010 report). In 2011, I'm especially glad to see that we continue to provide more people with turfgrass information through our websites and training programs.
MCG Pitch Gives Test Perfect Narrative
31 Dec 2011 - Cricket - Editor
If you didn't allow yourself to be distracted by the chatter about the Decision Review System, a far better story lay there before you: Test cricket in its finest suit. The MCG has provided the pitch and the stage to two less-than-perfect teams to weave together the perfect narrative that has kept everyone -- batsmen, bowler, and spectators--interested.
The Science of Compliance
30 Dec 2011 - Best of the Rest - Laurence Gale MSc
Like most people these days, we tend to take for granted the choice and selection of professional pesticide products on the market for the turfcare industry. We rarely care, or understand, the complexities of bringing these products to the market place; however, we are the first to complain about their cost.
How to Change Oil in a Lawn Mower - Do It Yourself
30 Dec 2011 - Mechanics - Editor
Lowe's home improvement expert, Mike Kraft, shows how to safely change the oil in your lawn mower for proper maintenance.
Future Looks Bright for Japan’s Kashima Stadium
30 Dec 2011 - Stadia - Press Release
The Kashima soccer stadium of Ibaraki Prefecture is one of the largest athletic sports fields in the Northeastern region of Japan. Located in Kashima City, this stadium is home to the Japanese (J-League) professional soccer team, the Kashima Antlers. It holds a capacity crowd of over 40,000, and boasts a beautifully sleek architecture.
John Deere Series 1 vs Kubota BX Series - Round 6: Hitch Control Performance
29 Dec 2011 - Industry News - Press Release
You can place a rear-mounted implement in the same working position every time.
Registration Now Open for Sustainable Turfgrass Management in Asia 2012
29 Dec 2011 - Shows and seminars - Micah Woods
Registration is now open for Sustainable Turfgrass Management in Asia 2012, to be held at Pattaya, Thailand, on 12 to 14 March. This three day educational conference includes a field day, presentations on advanced management of diseases by Dr. Lane Tredway of North Carolina State University, on grass varieties
Engineered for You
28 Dec 2011 - Industry News - kubota.com.au
For more than 37 years Kubota Japan has been manufacturing Hydraulic Excavators. Starting back in 1974 with the KH-1 and now comprising of a product line up that is second to none in engineering concept and design as well as operator comfort and performance.
Waste Ground now a Staff Golf Course
28 Dec 2011 - Golf - Editor
Staff at Invercargill firm Opus have found a way to make use of the waste ground around their building – they have built their own golf course.
Cowan thanks Bellerive Oval
28 Dec 2011 - Cricket - Editor
Ed Cowan says batting at Bellerive makes life everywhere else feel like a piece of cake - even providing the confidence to take the first ball of the game from Zaheer Khan and top score with 68.
Dreaming of a Green Christmas
27 Dec 2011 - General News - Editor
While fields are laying dark and faded in the winter cold the grass is still growing green inside the greenhouses at DLF-TRIFOLIUMs Research Division in Store Heddinge.
14 Lucky Customers Win Bayer's High Performance Day
27 Dec 2011 - Industry News - Lesley Pepperell
The final draw of Bayer’s V8 SuperSchool Competition took place on Monday, December 19. All winners will be announced in The Australian newspaper on Wednesday, 21st December. Congratulations to all lucky winners!!
John Deere Series 1 vs Kubota BX Series - Round 5: Hooking Up a Loader
27 Dec 2011 - Industry News - Editor
Easier and faster to switch out than any loader in its class.
Latest Sports Field Forum Newsletter Download
26 Dec 2011 - Industry News - NZ Sports Field Forum
Download the latest STANZ Newsletter inside for FREE. Featuring a Member Profile on Sarah Natac from Auckland Council, Journey to the Presidents Cup and The Chairman's Cheers. Check it out inside.
MCG to be Pitch-ure Perfect
26 Dec 2011 - Cricket - Editor
Australia's fast bowlers will be hoping that MCG curator Cameron Hodgkins doesn't cut the fresh, green grass on the new Test strip for the Boxing Day Test against India. Hodgkins said that he "would like to leave some grass'' on the pitch but that he "did not want it green'' when play begins on Monday.
New Hollands First Hydrogen Powered Tractor
25 Dec 2011 - Industry News - Editor
New Holland reaffirms its role as the Clean Energy Leader by announcing the release of the new hydrogen-powered NH2™ tractor, which had its world preview at the Agritechnica show in Hanover (13 – 19 November 2011).
Kubota Meets Emission Regulations
24 Dec 2011 - General News - kubota.com.au
In recent years, with increased awareness about conserving the global environment, Kubota has place top priority on ensuring environmental compatibility and reducing environmental impact.