Did You Know? A Guide To Soil

Did You Know? A Guide To Soil

Soilco is committed to ensuring its products meet the relevant Australian Standards. Product certification has been achieved for Composts and Soil Conditioners (AS4454) and Landscape Mixes (AS4419). Soilco manufactures a range of general-purpose and specific soil...

Have You Tried? Turf Special

Turf Special is a natural soil blend of sandy loam and GO compost that is designed to meet recommendations for buffalo, couch & kikuyu lawns.   Turf Special is suitable as a turf underlay for all lawn types and comes with a range of benefits including:  ...

Case Study – Austinmer Beach Park Upgrade

PROJECT OVERVIEW DATE:  December 2016 SITE:  Austinmer Beach Park CLIENT:  Wollongong City Council PRODUCTS:  Turf Special, GO Compost Premium & Iron Sulphate   CLIENT OVERVIEW Wollongong City Council wanted new turf at Austinmer Beach Park, with fast...

Did You Know? Water Repellent Soils

Water repellency in soil is caused by organic acids being produced through the decomposition of plant materials.   The organic acids form wax like coatings on soil particles causing repellency. It is thought that sandy soils are more likely to have this condition...