Last Updated on Monday, 25 February 2013 15:34 Monday, 25 February 2013 15:29
All Golf Course Superintendents need to have an excellent working knowledge of fertilizers and how they work. The University Of Florida Extension Program has posted a great piece on their website about the different fertilizers required to maintain and grow healthy turf.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 January 2013 06:39 Wednesday, 30 January 2013 06:30
Anyone who has been in the turf business for any length of time knows the name Joe Duich. In this piece from the GCSAA Duich discusses how to maintain the newer types of bentgrass.
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As Superintendents work to feed their turf on a consistent basis in order to produce a healthy, resilient golf course they are always looking for ways to improve their fertilizer program. Tom Margetts of Innovative Agronomics has posted an interesting blog about the use of boron for healthy turf.
Tuesday, 02 August 2011 06:40
With all we know these days about carbon footprinting and reducing emissions the time has finally come for electric mowers on golf courses that can actually get the job done. It appears as though Toro may have finally accomplished the goal.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 29 June 2011 06:57 Wednesday, 29 June 2011 06:46
All Superintendents understand the importance of a good topdressing program. Pitchcare Magazine offers some valuable insight as to the keys of a solid topdressing operation
Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 May 2011 06:12 Tuesday, 24 May 2011 06:02
As a turf manager their is a tremendous amount of information out there that we are expected to know and understand. Much of it can be quite confusing, such as figuring out the differences between phosphites and phosphates. Here is an excellent article from Penn State University that helps to explain phosphonate products.
Last Updated on Friday, 08 April 2011 06:29 Friday, 08 April 2011 06:14
Thiophanate methyl, the active ingredient in Senator 70WP WSB Fungicide has been re-evaluated by the PMRA.