2017 Turf Conference

11th Jul 2017

On the 6th of July 2017 the annual Lawn Solutions Australia Conference was held in Glenelg, Adelaide. We joined over 200 other attendees.

Guest speakers included:

  • David Acosta - retired US Navy Seal
  • Ben Roberts-Smith VC MG - The most decorated soldier in the Commonwealth. Ben spoke on his personal experiences in Afghanistan, unity, loyalty, leadership and success.
  • Tommy Dean - an Asutralian comedian, Tommy had us almost to tears with laughter.

Key topics by other speakers included:

  • Farm Production costs and sales
  • Research and Development
  • Releases of new turf varieties
  • AusGAP Certification (Rivendale Turf are now fully accredited).
  • Lawn Solutions Australia Partners

There were also sales stands which included:

  • Husqvarna (battery charged) electric lawn mowers
  • Chemicals and fertilisers
  • Frost blanket and turf netting
  • Information on the latest farm machinery such as:
  • Automatic harvesters, Aerators, Turf mowers, Tractors and Spreaders.

Overall it was a very informative and successful Conference. We came away inspired for a bumper spring, providing you with quality, local turf.

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