TurfCert Auditor Training takes place

TurfCert Auditor Training takes place

Two days of intensive turf-training took place last month to bring a team of quality auditors up to speed with the requirements of a newly developed national turf certification program. The Australian Seeds Authority (ASA) has been putting the finishing touches to its...
What’s in a name?

What’s in a name?

Australia’s turf doyen Peter McMaugh highlights the important differences between a turfgrass ‘variety’ and a ‘trademark’ to help turf managers sort fact from fiction about the grasses they choose. I have previously mentioned the need for...

New help for heavy vehicle drivers in Victoria

VicRoads, the Victorian government’s road and traffic authority, has published a new series of heavy vehicle maps to help drivers identify height clearances, truck curfews and permit applications on Victoria’s roads. It has announced that this digital map upgrade will...
New Co-op breaks new ground

New Co-op breaks new ground

A turf-breaking ceremony in the true sense of the word took place this week, with the formation of a new Turfgrower co-operative group taking place at Pitt Town, NSW. The Greenspace Turf Cooperative has been working towards establishment and last Wednesday night held...