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 …

Certificate IV in Leadership and Management specific to the turf industry as provided by epar

epar (RTO41407) is delivering a Certificate IV in Leadership and Management (BSB42015) specific to the turf industry in a series of workshops to be held over winter in Melbourne. With case studies and role plays targeted at the issues facing senior turf staff, the qualification is nationally accredited and has been designed in line with feedback provided by hundreds of Australian turf professionals. The …

Basic Guide to Turf Cricket Pitch Preparation

This book was written By John Shannon (Turf Management teacher NMIT and former Premier cricket player) and is a good basic guide to turf pitch preparation. In 1986, John Shannon was employed by the City of Camberwell (now Boroondara) and prepared pitches at local and sub district level. He also worked on pitches in England, and on golf courses in …