What are common causes of dry patches in turf?

What are common causes of dry patches in turf?

By Michael Sutton AusGAP – December 10, 2020. Dry patches in your turf are not all created by the same issue and some of the most common reasons for dry patch (dead spots) to occur are: Heat exposure (varied area sizes and shapes) – normally a combination of foot...
What are these things in my lawn?

What are these things in my lawn?

Zoysia Seed Head Don’t despair, you don’t have a problem, it just your lawn seeding. Seed heads typically grow from the stem of the turf leaf and the colour can range from purple to brown to white. Can seed heads be a problem? Kikuyu Seed Head   Not really, all...
Why we should use natural turfgrass over synthetic

Why we should use natural turfgrass over synthetic

The NFL Players Association president cited the league’s official injury reports from 2012-2018 to state his case that natural grass fields provide a much lower risk for injuries, compared to artificial surfaces, during practices and games. The analysis shows that NFL...
Why Certified Matters

Why Certified Matters

Buying and installing only certified sod ensures that the end user — whether that’s a homeowner, sports turf manager or golf course superintendent — receives the specific variety requested for the specific use needed. It also, however, minimizes customer complaints...
AusGAP Scholarship Winners for 2020

AusGAP Scholarship Winners for 2020

Since AusGAP’s inception in 2015, the turf certification and business accreditation program has been committed to the continual improvement of quality and production in the Australian turf industry. In 2019, the AusGAP Scholarship program was launched to support the...