NZSTI Blog

Vision for Asian golf industry now a reality

New Zealand Sports Turf Institute (NZSTI), a member of the Labosport group, is pleased to announce its partnership with the Asian Golf Industry Federation (AGIF) in delivering the inaugural Certificate in Greenkeeping (CIG) programme, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – the first of its kind in Asia…

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NZSTI Turf App

The NZSTI Turf App contains practical tools to help you get the most out of your turf. These tools have been developed with the input of the agronomists here at the New Zealand Sports Turf Institute and have been tried and tested to ensure accurate results...

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NZSTI Awards Scholarship

NZSTI Training Manager Lindsay Roberston (left) with Megan Cushnahan (right) receiving her scholarship. The New Zealand Sports Turf Institute recently awarded a $3,000 scholarship to Megan Cushnahan to contribute towards her studies in Precision...

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Waikato Bowling Greenkeeping Association

Waikato Bowling Greenkeeping Association hosted their last field day for the year on Mon 6th of November. Members from both Waikato and Thames Valley Greenkeeping Association visited Hinuera, Matamata, Matamata RSA and Rewa Bowling Clubs, where a number of seasonal...

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CNITMA FIELD DAY

CNITMA hosted a field day in conjunction with Wairakei Golf Course, Sinclair Hogan and his staff on Tuesday 29th August , A huge turnout of 110+ delegates from Hawkes Bay, CNITMA, Taranaki. Wellington, Auckland and Manawatu regions. Some highlights from...

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Central North Island Turf Managers Field Day

NZSTI were delighted to participate in Central North Island Turf Managers Association field day at Hukanui Golf Club on Tuesday May 23rd. There was a fantastic turnout with over 30 members which included a high numbers of trainees. The day started with a presentation...

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BNZ Field Day – Waikato

Waikato Bowling Greenkeeping Association hosted a BNZ field day on Monday, May 1st. There was a fantastic turnout with 46 attendees, including members from Thames Valley Greenkeeping Association. The day started at Agrisea discussing benefits...

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Nelson / Tasman Region Field Day

On 22 March, Chris Gribben (NZSTI Agronomist) joined 20 attendees at Nelson and Marlborough Bowling Club greenkeepers field day held in Nelson/Tasman region. Throughout the day, they visited 4 Clubs - Riwaka, Motueka, Mapua and Ngawhatu Bowling...

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