Wood Bay Blog

Merry Christmas Everybody

Posted on Sunday, 02 December 2018
Wishing all our customers and anyone visiting the Wood Bay site a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Here's a reminder that you can play golf at any time and in all weather, providing you use clearly visible balls...

How can golf clubs limit their losses in the event of flood damage?

Posted on Wednesday, 19 September 2018
No amount of preparation can withstand the damage caused by hurricanes, tropical storms or any weather condition that brings heavy rainfall over a prolonged period. This raises the question, “How can course design mitigate flood damage?...

Do CUSTOMER TESTIMONIALS make the difference between Success and Failure?

Posted on Sunday, 01 January 2017
Nothing says more about a company, its products and the service it provides than customer testimonials. Wood Bay Turf Technologies prides itself on keeping abreast of turf maintenance trends and helping to address many of the practical concerns that...

Impressive, a Testament to its Versatility & Savings in Time and Money

Posted on Thursday, 10 November 2016
SAVING TIME AND MONEY Tim Poore, regarding the fds 9200 Sport Dethatcher. "I purchased it for a large private estate. Great piece of equipment. What usually takes me well over a week I did in a day and a half. It also does a great job. Money...

The fds 9200 Turf Dethatcher is a hit "Down Under"

Posted on Monday, 24 October 2016
Turfmate, Australia's top turf guide to encourage practices in stimulating and maintaining healthier turf, has announced the arrival of Wood Bay's fds 9200 Sport Turf Dethatcher. The fds 9200 and its sister machines fds 6000 and fds 4600 can...

Wind can affect a golfer's game so what can we do to deal with it?

Posted on Monday, 27 July 2015
A Saturday postponement of the 2015 British Open at St Andrews marked only the second occasion when the final round was completed on a Monday. In 1988 Seve Ballesteros shot a final-round 65 on Monday to win his third and final British Open by two...

20% Reduction in Amount of Water to Maintain Healthy Golf Course Turf

Posted on Tuesday, 02 June 2015
Create the Perfect Turf with the help of Wood Bay Turf Technologies' Superior ProductsGolf Course Superintendents are constantly looking for ways to reduce the amount of water needed to sustain healthy turf. The serious lack of rainfall in...

A Sensless Act of Vandalism

Posted on Monday, 12 January 2015
A community was devastated by extensive damage to their golf course by ATV drivers. The 11th hole at Riverhills Golf Course in Clyde River, N.S. was extensively damaged after a number of all-terrain vehicles tore up greens and fairways. What took...

Winter Golf

Posted on Thursday, 01 January 2015
The Rules of Golf define snow and natural ice, other than frost, as either casual water or loose impediments, which can be moved or removed at the option of the player. However, if the ball and the snow or natural ice lie in the same bunker or water...

The Magic of Golf

Posted on Friday, 19 December 2014
Check out some of golf's memorable and magic moments.Severiano Ballesteros conjures some great shots and magic moments for his fansThe magician DMC entertains some golfing prosYoung Tiger Woods draws a big crowd