Bayer Turf Field Day

60 people enjoyed unseasonably warm weather at the 6th Bayer Turf Field Day on 16th August. The field day is held at the University of Sydney Plant Breeding Institute which is located at Cobbity in south western Sydney. Bayer Turf Field Day 2016  

Disease Diagnosis in Sportsfields

David McGeary, Senior Turf Consultant with ETP Turf covered the following topics in his recent presentation at the Sports Field & Wicket Seminar proudly sponsored by Jacobsen. What causes diseases Importance of disease diagnosis Need for accurate disease identification Steps to take when diagnosing diseases Using this information to control diseases Case studies of disease diagnosis in sportsfields. Click here …


Proudly sponsored by :- First of all, I would like to thank all members and sponsors for their continued support of STA Vic. I am honoured to be elected president of this association and look forward to keeping the momentum going over the next 12 months. STA (Vic) wishes to thank Jacobsen once again for being the major sponsor of …

Notice of STA (Vic) AGM 2016

NOTICE OF STA (Vic) INC ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING & CALL FOR BOARD & SUB-COMMITTEE NOMINATIONS Wednesday 20th July, 2016, 8.15am-8.30am, AAMI Park, Melbourne Olympic Room, Olympic Boulevard, Melbourne This year’s Annual General Meeting will be held at AAMI Park (Olympic Room), commencing at 8.15am sharp prior to the Sports Field and Wicket Seminar. The Sports Field and Wicket Seminar will …

Safety in the Workplace Seminar – Wrap-up

The half day event was a successful event enjoyed by a captive audience. STA (Vic) would like to thank Dawn Mowers for sponsoring the event – Thank you also to the speakers for attending on the day-

All sports open day and seminar – Wednesday 18 May 2016

• Discover the latest products and technologies in turf management • Learn about new techniques and practices from industry experts • Test drive the latest John Deere and Jacobsen turf equipment Venue: Hendriksen Contractors: 510 Hall Road, Skye All Sports Open Day and Seminar

# Sponsorship Awards – Sports Turf Programs

Sponsorship Awards – Sports Turf Programs STA Victoria is committed to continuing its support of educational programs for the Sports Turf Industry.  Two opportunities are available for 2016 which are outlined below. National Graduate Award In 2016 the STA Victoria will be seeking nominations from each college to be interviewed with the resultant winner representing STA Victoria in the AGCSA …