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Sports ground maintenance

Planned maintenance for our sports grounds around our district. The work is to improve turf quality for sports codes. 
In spring and autumn we carry out weed spraying. Signs will be displayed onsite when the contractor is working.  

Ground maintenance program

Anzac Park | Awapuni Stadium  | Barry Park | Childers Road Reserve | Harry Barker Reserve | Hatea-A-Rangi Reserve | Heath Johnston Reserve | Nelson Park | Patutahi Soccer Ground | Te Araroa Domain | The Oval | Te KarakaUawa Reserve | Waikirikiri Reserve | Wainui Reserve | Watson Park

Anzac Park  
Jan Feb Mar Apr May June Oct
Fertilising        
Under sowing            
Weed spraying          
Spray Conquest for flat weeds and cape daisy.
Recommend re-entry to ground is 2hrs after application.

Spray Ruck is a pre-emergent spray applied prior/during rain so it gets washed in.
Recommend re-entry 2hrs after application  
Awapuni Stadium  
Jan Feb Mar Apr May June  
Fertilising          
Soil topdressing              
Undersowing            
Weed spraying            
Barry Park  Jan Feb Mar Apr May June Oct
Fertilising        
Soil topdressing            
Undersowing            
Weed spraying          
Spray Katana/Simazine to remove rye/poa so couch can come through.
Recommend re-entry to ground is 12hrs after application.

Spray Conquest for flat weeds and cape daisy. 
Recommend re-entry to ground is 2hrs after application.

Spray Ruck is a pre-emergent spray applied prior/during rain so it gets washed in.
Recommend re-entry 2hrs after application  
Childers Rd Reserve  Jan Feb Mar Apr May June Oct
Fertilising        
Soil topdressing            
Under sowing            
Weed spraying            
Spray Conquest for flat weeds and cape daisy. 
Recommend re-entry to ground is 2hrs after application.
Harry Barker Reserve  Jan Feb Mar Apr May June Oct
Fertilising        
Under sowing            
Weed spraying          
Spray Conquest for flat weeds and cape daisy. 
Recommend re-entry to ground is 2hrs after application.

Spray Ruck is a pre-emergent spray applied prior/during rain so it gets washed in.
Recommend re-entry 2hrs after application  
Hatea-A-Rangi Reserve  Jan Feb Mar Apr May June  
Fertilising          
Under sowing            
Heath Johnston Reserve  Jan Feb Mar Apr May June  
Fertilising          
Under sowing            
Weed spraying            
Nelson Park  Jan Feb Mar Apr May June Oct
Fertilising          
Weed spraying            
Spray Conquest for flat weeds and cape daisy. 
Recommend re-entry to ground is 2hrs after application.

Spray Ruck is a pre-emergent spray applied prior/during rain so it gets washed in.
Recommend re-entry 2hrs after application  
Patutahi Soccer Ground  Jan Feb Mar Apr May June  
Fertilising            
Te Araroa Domain  Jan Feb Mar Apr May June  
Fertilising          
The Oval  Jan Feb Mar Apr May June Oct
Fertilising        
Soil topdressing            
Undersowing            
Weed spraying          
Spray Conquest for flat weeds and cape daisy. 
Recommend re-entry to ground is 2hrs after application.
Te Karaka Reserve             Oct
Weed spraying            
Spray Conquest for flat weeds and cape daisy. 
Recommend re-entry to ground is 2hrs after application.
Uawa Reserve  Jan Feb Mar Apr May June Oct
Fertilising          
Soil topdressing              
Undersowing            
Weed spraying            
Spray Katana/Simazine to remove rye/poa so couch can come through.
Recommend re-entry to ground is 12hrs after application.

Spray Conquest for flat weeds and cape daisy. 
Recommend re-entry to ground is 2hrs after application.

Spray Ruck is a pre-emergent spray applied prior/during rain so it gets washed in.
Recommend re-entry 2hrs after application  

Waikirikiri Reserve  Jan Feb Mar Apr May June  Nov\Dec
Fertilising          
Weed spraying            
Imidacloprid to control black field crickets - applied to sports fields when it's raining 
Wainui Reserve  Jan Feb Mar Apr May June Oct
Fertilising        
Under sowing            
Weed spraying            
Spray Conquest for flat weeds and cape daisy. 
Recommend re-entry to ground is 2hrs after application.

Spray Ruck is a pre-emergent spray applied prior/during rain so it gets washed in.
Recommend re-entry 2hrs after application  
Watson Reserve  Jan Feb Mar Apr May June Oct
Fertilising          
Soil topdressing            
Undersowing            
Weed spraying            
Spray Conquest for flat weeds and cape daisy. 
Recommend re-entry to ground is 2hrs after application.

Spray Ruck is a pre-emergent spray applied prior/during rain so it gets washed in.
Recommend re-entry 2hrs after application  
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