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Another great week in the turf industry.  The US Senior Open and the team at Omaha Country Club have had a great week.  Just watching the social media wire lots was getting accomplished. Today’s Question: What […]

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It is sometimes taken for granted the freedoms we are provided at the sacrifice of our Armed Forces.  BASF is helping the turf industry honor those who have made the sacrifice so that we may work […]


The floods in Canada have been absolutely devastating.  The impact of these floods have been severe, completely closing numerous golf courses and affecting many families in the process.  The Western Canadian Turfgrass Association posted o...

Turning Boards
July 5, 2013 //
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Are You Using Turning Boards? Greg Shaffer from Elcona Country Club is looking for some answers on using turning boards for greens mowers. My Bluegrass around the edges of the greens is taking a beating and […]

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If you are applying fertilizers in the state of Maryland, better check the new laws.  These new laws in our opinion finally go where others wouldn’t to the homeowner.  Although it really comes down to enforcement, […]


As we near July and the heat is on, we also near the mid way point to the 2013 golf season.  There has been lots of great talk and interaction about the season, but despite the […]


I have been seeing this infomercial for weeks now and just had to pose this video to the turf experts.  What are your thoughts? – Don’t have to mow for 90 plus days – Weed and […]


As I travel the country speaking on utilization of technology and social media, there is on point I continue to hammer home.  We MUST begin to embrace these tools.  Chances are your clientele, members, owners, superiors […]


Adam Garr, Class A Superintendent at Plum Hollow Country Club has always done a fantastic job of promoting his team’s value through his blog.  This video was produced by Adam and his team as they prepare […]


Jacobsen Introduces New AR 522 Jacobsen packs a punch with their NEW AR522 announced yesterday. A word from Jacobsen’s Product Manager Rachel Luken- The hilly and contoured roughs of golf courses are just as challenging for […]