Metricon Stadium Gold Coast Queensland
During my time over the past 20 years as a greenkeeper and turf curator I have seen a lot of changes in regards to how turf is grown and maintained. About 5 years ago as Sports Turf Liaison Officer for Brisbane City Council, I introduced a biological approach to turf growing & maintenance...read more
Southport Sharks AFL Field
“The holistic, eco friendly approach to turf care may be a new approach for many curators but the AFLQ is committed to sustainable turf management and water reduction.”
AFLQ Facility manager
Hortons Turf Farm
Horton's Turf is a remarkable turf company based at Cabooulture on the Sunshine Coast who implemented biological growing practices mainly due to the poor quality soil in the site.
" We have really poor soil to grow on and we have been using sustainable methods including soil microbes for years" explained Dave Horton. "it enables us to get a really good crop, year after year and we haven't used grub spray for about 10 years"
Trials at Pacific Harbour Bribie Island