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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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We were excited to announce earlier this year, the Excellence in Innovation Award sponsored by Jacobsen.  Innovation is the key to growth and sustainability of any industry and we feel this is something that should be […]

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The Ohio Turfgrass Foundation is pleased to announce that the 87th Ohio State University Green Industry Short Course, formerly known as the OSU Nursery Short Course, will now be held in conjunction with the Ohio Turfgrass […]

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Between now and March 16th Golf Course Superintendents across the United States are invited to enter The Fairway FORE! Sustainable Golf Sweepstakes for a chance to win one of four one-year memberships in e-par USA’s Environmental [&hellip...

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Jacobsen®, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced that the Chicago Cubs Major League Baseball team has named the company the official turf equipment supplier of Cubs Park, the team’s brand-new spring training facility located in [...

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In a story from the NJ Times this week, Superintendent Jay Long of the Mercer County Parks Commission diseases his watch over winter recovery. It looks like we don’t have any damage to our greens.  All […]

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Central Turf & Irrigation Supply, Inc., a leading North American wholesale distributor of irrigation, landscape, lighting and equipment supplies, and a service provider of technical solutions for contractor projects, has appointed Alan ...

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Syngenta announced today it has upgraded Weevil Trak, an interactive tool for customized annual bluegrass weevil (ABW) tracking and control recommendations. The newly updated platform features a new look including a customized stage notific...

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I know a few superintendents who are using the Google Drive as a job board, rather than the old school white boards.  When I first stumbled upon digital job boards, I realized this was something that […]

Running For Glo
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There is something truly remarkable about the turf industry and it’s the closeness of those of us who work in it. We are more than a bunch of people who share the same profession, we are […]

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This summer, a golf course in the Mid-Atlantic got hit with a $15,000 administrative penalty resulting from unauthorized discharges of pollutants irrigated into buffer zones, as required under a groundwater discharge permit, along with disc...