Research Project Milestone 2

“Compare possible hours of use for different sports field construction types and maintenance inputs” Sports Turf Association Victoria Milestone Report 2 STA Milestone Report 2 Sportsfield Construction and Hours of Use Project December 2017

Toro Regional Sportsfield & Grounds Forum

After a rigorous month touring Australia and presenting at forums for Toro and Syngenta, it was STA (Vic)’s turn to host the Toro Regional Sportsfield & Grounds Forum at the Packer Pavilion, Carnegie on the 29th November, 2017. Almost 60 delegates braved the extremely hot conditions to view new equipment and share information and ideas on spray technology; advanced turf …

Message from the President

Dear Members, We are at the close of another year, one of the busiest years for STA (Vic), highlighted by; -Safety & Education Forum sponsored by Bayer in April. -Sports Turf Seminar sponsored by Jacobsen attracted close to 300 delegates -The Annual General Meeting in August saw the election of four new members to General Committee. -Pitch Preparation Day in …

Cricket Pitch Preparation Video

STA (Vic) held a Pitch Preparation Field Day in conjunction with Cricket Victoria and sponsored by Mentay.  The event was held at Melbourne Grammar School, Port Melbourne in September, 2017 and was attended by over 90 delegates involved in a practical day on how to prepare cricket wickets.  John Shannon and Chris Cay ran the day with the help of …