Technology

Welcome to Turf Republic the worlds largest most diverse turfgrass community in the world. Over the last four years technology has made the biggest contribution to turfgrass industry. The impact of technology has not just been through the introduction of smartphones, tablets and mobile apps, it has played a large part in our fertility and plant protectant programs, equipment, irrigation systems and our overrall turf management.

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Vine has become a HUGE tool for the turf industry, giving managers the power to brand their message via video.  During the US Open this year, Turf Republic contributor @PSUTurf provided some great videos of behind-the-scenese […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Superintendent Sam Leatherberry of Bear’s Best Atlanta recently attended Turf Science Live presented by Syngenta, Jacobsen, Smithco and Turfco.  Sam was also a part of our LIVE Google Hangout that day, sharing his thoughts on the [&h...

Golf Inc. Most Innovative People in Golf

In this months issue of Golf Inc. quarterly they introduced the Most Innovative People in Golf.  “Creative minds, risk takers and cutting-edge heroes: Here are 18 people who are improving the golf industry through new ideas, [&hellip...

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Evernote the personal note-taking app got hit with a security breach early this year added additional security features plugging the holes. They added the following three features: Two-Step Verification, Access History, and Application Auth...

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Dropbox is experiencing a widespread service outage from our own testing and reports on twitter.It’s been down for about 20 minutes as of this posts and is affecting versions of its mobile apps and web app. […]

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Flickr, the online photo management and sharing service just upgraded their site. It now offers larger storage up to 1 terabyte and a new Android app. Flickr Pro is no longer available as their parent company […]

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Join us RIGHT HERE at 12pm EDT, tomorrow for a LIVE Hangout from Greenville Country Club as we bring you Turf Science Live.  Turf Science Live presented by Syngenta (@Syngenta),  Jacobsen (@JacobsenTurf),  Smithco, and Turfco will ...

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New Favorites and Updated Precautions Enhance User Experience Today Precision Laboratories released version 2.1 of their MixTank App.  Although this app is designed for agriculture, Superintendents have found this app very useful for the t...