Hunting for a Controller

Hunter Industries introduces a major enhancement to the popular I-Core advanced irrigation controller, with the release of its 3.0 operating system. The controller now has built-in compatibility with the Hunter Solar-Sync climate sensor, allowing automatic self-adjustment for changing weather conditions. The new version of the I-Core controller features a Solar Sync dial position, and allows all sensor setup functions from the main control panel. The controller also permits a Solar Sync Delay feature, allowing the installer to specify a number of days before the controller switches to automatic adjustment mode.

The Lightning Bolt Strikes

Southwest Greens International announced the launch of Bolt, its newest fiber innovation, which is highlighted by a cutting-edge shape designed for increased performance and durability. Engineered to handle the demands of a high-traffic sports surface, Bolt features a patent-pending, lightning bolt-shaped fiber, which creates a strong vertical axis that causes the fibers to stand upright for increased durability and resiliency. Additionally, Bolt’s unique cross section features curved angles reflecting light for lower luster and a natural looking appearance.

Give These Tools a Hand

The SISIS Bray Hand Tools are ideal for overseeding and aerating small area. The tools’ interchangeable heads, between slotter and spiker, offer versatility and can save grass seed when overseeding using the slotter. The tools are designed to encourage rapid germination and strong growth, enabling no loss of play and no topdressing required. The tools have a 10-inch working width and are easy to store and maintain.

The Latest from LebanonTurf

Country Club MD is a new fertilizer from LebanonTurf developed to provide increased turf quality and playability. It is formulated to deliver nutrients and stress-buffering biostimulants that turf needs to stay healthy all season long. Additionally, this new fertilizer contains sea plant kelp meal and humic acid biostimulants.

Shear Genius

The NCS Artificial Turf Shear will shear down synthetic turf to the backing in a single pass. USA-made and manufactured by NC/Turf Sewing Machines, this unit is designed to harvest turf pile height and carpet pile height for recycling. The machine has a .5 hp motor, and shearing depth can be easily adjusted. It weighs just 25 pounds, allowing it to be easily carried to the job site.