2017 Turf Conference
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.