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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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Scott Rockov, Golf Course Superintendent of the University of Michigan (U-M) Golf Course has earned certification in the e-par Environmental Management System (EMS) Certified Professional program. The program recognizes individuals who have...

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May 9, 2012 we brought home the most adorable blonde golden retriever, Crosby. After months of discussions and searching we had found him. The largest part in our decision to get a dog was that he […]

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Another great week of the Scouting Report presented by Aquatrols.  Lots happening around the world with first frost in Australia, football fields being stripped for the beginning of the season, to all the great happenings on golf [&hellip...

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There are a variety of new technologies that golf course superintendents have at their disposal, one of the newest being the remote control quadcopter. When the quadcopter is outfitted with a camera, the superintendent can take […]

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We had a great first week for the Scouting Report presented by Aquatrols. Lots happening in the turf industry and many of you shared your photos with us. Below is the June 30th week of the […]

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The Scouting Report Presented by Aquatrols It’s back…and even better.  The Turf Republic #ScoutingReport has returned and now presented in partnership with Aquatrols. Those in the  turf industry have one of the most unique jo...

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Syngenta gives back to the 2014 U.S. Open turf maintenance crew Taking on back-to-back U.S. Open Championships is a daunting task for golf course management professionals. To thank staff and volunteers at Pinehurst for their countless hour...

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AGCSA Turf Conference LIVE Blog The AGCSA turf conference is the premier turf conference and trade show in Australian turf industry. Superintendents, curators and other turf managers are descending this year on the Gold Coast located [&hell...

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Bees thriving on golf courses with Operation Pollinator Syngenta’s Operation Pollinator increasing numbers of native bees Out-of-play areas natural spot for bee-attractive wildflowers More than 50 golf courses across 20 states planting be...

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Nearly thirty college seniors from top turfgrass programs around the world converged in Charlotte, North Carolina last month for Jacobsen’s annual Future Turf Managers event. Jacobsen is a Textron (NYSE: TXT) company. The annual event giv...