Magazine - Articles by Dave Raison
Turf 11 Conference
19 Jun 2011 - Shows and seminars - Dave Raison
3-5 August, 2011. Stamford Grand Adelaide, Glenelg, S.A. A dynamic and carefully crafted schedule of events, Turf 11 promises to motivate, inspire, educate, inform and entertain all attendees.
31 Jan 2011 - Schools - Dave Raison
Following the spate of natural disasters throughout the country and the current circumstances now affecting South East Queensland, the Turf Producers Association of Australia (TPA) has compiled the following information to assist both members and levy payers in seeking Govt.
7 Dec 2010 - Industry News - Dave Raison
It’s that time of the year when you can start to enjoy your yard again and this year may be even just a little bit more.
1 Dec 2010 - Industry News - Dave Raison
Broader Industry focus and addressing turf producers’ issues are the primary concerns for Turf Producers Australia’s (TPA) newly appointed Industry Development Manager (IDM).
8 Nov 2010 - General News - Dave Raison
A new soil project recently announced seems staggering in its ambition: to map the entire world’s soils at 90 by 90 metre resolution, down to a depth of two metres.
7 Nov 2010 - Health and Safety - Dave Raison
The Department of Primary Industry (DPI) is advising chemical users with any suspended quintozene products to return them to their local chemical reseller.
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.
14 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.
4 Oct 2010 - Turf Growers - Dave Raison
Queensland turf producers are celebrating the success of their Turf Queensland (TQ) Bi-annual Conference held recently at the Twin Waters Resort, Sunshine Coast, Qld.
Windsor’s Water Reform Backlash
4 Oct 2010 - General News - Dave Raison
A worrying raft of water reform measures has been looming large over Windsor Turf Growers of late with the public exhibition of draft water sharing plans for the Greater Metropolitan Region.
Turf Australia's Future Leaders Return from Turf Tour
1 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.
27 Sep 2010 - Industry News - Dave Raison
The Turf Producers Association of Australia Limited (TPA) has experienced a round of changes and new appointments coinciding with the Annual General Meeting held September 7, at the Hawkesbury Race Club in Sydney.
23 Aug 2010 - Industry News - Dave Raison
Turf Growers Association WA (TGAWA) has recently welcomed a visit by TPA CEO Jim Vaughan. Jim made a flying visit to WA last week and according to WA Turf Growers Association Industry Development representative, Eva Ricci, Jim literally hit the ground running.
26 Jul 2010 - General News - Dave Raison
The recent TPA Annual Conference witnessed the end of an era for two longserving board members of TPA.
8 Jul 2010 - General News - Dave Raison
Did you know the NSW Pesticides Act requires users of pesticides to have training?
6 Jul 2010 - General News - Dave Raison
Most Australian turf producers are embracing positive indicators in a changing national economy and climate. Above average rainfall recently recorded in many pockets around the country, coincides with signs of increased consumer confidence in the market place.
2 Jul 2010 - General News - Dave Raison
The Biggest Show on Turf is one term that has been used to describe Turf Producers Australia Ltd (TPA) 'Turf 10' fifth annual turf industry conference.
Racing towards Turf 10
11 Apr 2010 - Shows and seminars - Dave Raison
Turf 10 is the year's premier turf event that combines Turf Australia and the Sports Turf Association's Annual Conference and Expo, and together with a Race Day finale will bring together all aspects of turf growing and turf care.
Pace picks up for Toro Turf 10
6 Apr 2010 - Shows and seminars - Dave Raison
The program of events is picking up pace for the Toro Turf 10 Conference, Expo and Race Day scheduled over a two day event at Hawkesbury Race Course, April 14-15 this year.