Business

This section contains information, conversation, and answers to managing all areas of turf including Golf, Sports, Lawn, Landscaping and more. We welcome opinions and comments on all postings.

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A letter to a younger me, before getting married….and to all future Wives of Turf. Dear Me~ So you’ve met the man of your dreams, and the wedding is being planned. First of all….think carefully before […]

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Much has been written about how to conserve water in turf and landscape situations.  And well it should.  Water is our most precious resource.  We can’t live without it, and we need to do all that […]

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The USDA’s Agricultural Research Service (ARS) has named Dr. Matt Madsen its Early Career Scientist of the Year in the Pacific West area. According to the ARS, Dr. Madsen is being recognized for his work in […]

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Aquatrols is pleased to announce the hiring of Matthew Bywater as its new International Accounts Manager in the Pacific Rim. Mr. Bywater joins the Aquatrols team with years of experience in the turfgrass industry. He has […]

Matthew Golson, 2014 Jacobsen Turfgrass Winner from Auburn University, is currently interning with the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field.

Jacobsen, A Textron (NYSE: TXT) company, has awarded scholarships to 27 college students throughout North America. The Jacobsen Turfgrass Scholarship, now in its third year, recognizes college seniors in turfgrass management or related disc...

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Syngenta launches Ference™ insecticide to control annual bluegrass weevils Syngenta has launched Ference™ insecticide to help golf course superintendents systemically control annual bluegrass weevil (ABW) at all larval stages (one throu...

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Interesting finds and a unique approach to IPM was the story of this past week’s Scouting Report presented by Aquatrols this past week. Once again a week filled with activity.  Below is the July 28th week of the Scouting Report ...

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Tracy Jarman (second from left) with husband Terry (left), brother Andy and sister-in-law Elizabeth Aquatrols President and CEO Tracy Jarman was honored Wednesday evening at an event celebrating the top female CEOs in the Mid-Atlantic regio...

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The East Lake Golf Club Agronomy team was hard at work completing summer maintenance. Fortunate for us, they included a GoPro Camera in their operation. See what the Team has been up to. Follow East Lake […]

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The Toro PrecisionSense 6000 patented system collects data such as soil moisture volumetric water content (VWC), salinity, compaction, turf vigor Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI), and topography. Data is stored in an onboard co...