Monthly Archives: June 2015

AGCSA Conference 2015 – Live Blog

As an added bonus this year I will be running a live blog with help from my mates Turf Republic

In this live blog you will see updates form the week with information and pictures from the

  • conference dinner
  • tradeshow setup
  • tradeshow general
  • various social activities from the week

The Live blog Link is:

 http://www.turfrepublic.com/live-blog-31st-annual-australian-turfgrass-conference/

There will also be a TurfSnap badge available to anyone there. Just download the TurfSnap app See this link for more details)

You can also search for things about the conference using #AGCSA15

You can see plenty of photos from my twitter feed www.twitter.com/campbellturf

 

I will also be looking to use Periscope to live stream parts of the show. A link will be put out later on for this through my twitter feed www.twitter.com/campbellturf

 

 

 

AGCSA CONFERENCE 2015

Its just under 1 week to the AGCSA conference in the Hunter. In this post I am previewing what you will see from us at the show. I will be doing a live blog as well- details to come

Firstly you will see that we have a new label design for all our products which will be phased in over the coming year. Our first such is Liquid Dek a liquid version of our popular mancozeb fungicide.

Liquid DekWe also have Pig Dog our Pigment & Machinery Cleaner which makes your sprayer look like new again after the use of dyes and pigments.

Product pic low resFor more information see my previous post here

Print

Monstar has been submitted for registration for fairy ring and brown patch (rhizoctonia) and we will have helpful information to get the best results with Monstar

 

Fungicide Program support

Here at Campbell’s we have been working with turf managers to better manage their turf against diseases. Whether you have a adequate or not so adequate budget we can. We can sit down with you and discuss your main issues and tailor a program that best suits your needs utilsiing our extensive product range as well as products that you have used in the past that work well for you.

We look at every aspect of your turf with a strong emphasis on using the right product at the correct point of time.Please feel free to see us at the show or contact us if you would like to discuss this further. I can be contacted via email zreikat@campbellchemicals.com.au

 

Trade Show Competition

We will also be running a competition to win 1 of 3 prizes. I have a “Keepers of the Green Book” – A history of golf management. Valued at $75

I also have a $20 itunes card to giveaway and 220mAh power bank charger

As usual I am happy to open this competition up to in Australia who cannot make the conference.

To enter is simple all you have to do is fill out a form (like a voting card). Click on the link below and fill the form out then email it to news@campbellchemicals.com.au with subject “AGCSA 2015”.

Competition form

Winners will be notified via email.

 

COME CELEBRATE WITH US THE 30TH ANNIVERSARY OF PENNSIDE

Did you know Pennside is turning 30 this year. To celebrate we will be having a cake cutting ceremony during the trade show, details as follows:

Where: Colin Campbell Stand number 38
Date: Wednesday 24th June
Time:1.45pm

We will have a special guest to do the honors

All are invited to celebrate this occasion and have a nice sweet piece of mud cake

 

Don’t forget to download the conference app as well iphone/ipad or google

 

LASTLY

One talk YOU MUST attend is Tuesday 3.20pm-4pm

“KEEPING UP WITH TECHNOLOGY”

Why because I am presenting. Well not just that but thats a good enough reason. i am teaming up with Gareth Hammond (Assistant superintendent NSW Golf Club) to bring you this talk. The last time I did this type of talk at the conference was back in 2012 in Melbourne (with Robin Doodson) and this is an extension of that with with information you can take back and start using straight away. So please make the effort to come along to this as you will get something out of it. Also bring along your tablets and smartphones and utilise them during this talk.