June 24, 2015
Golf News

BASF Launches Holiday Spray Promotion

The summer holidays are just around the corner.
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June 22, 2015
Golf News

Myrtle Beach area golf courses dealing with weather-driven grass winterkill

Grand Strand golf courses endured some relatively harsh winters in 2013 and 2014 and managed to emerge from them largely unscathed.
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June 21, 2015
Golf News

Roundtree takes reins at Kah-Nee-Ta

If you play golf in Central Oregon, you have seen his work.
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June 20, 2015
Golf News

Toro honors Lilly with faculty chair, learning center

In honor of the legacy of its fourth president, David M. Lilly, the Toro Co. has announced the formation of a faculty chair at the University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management.
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June 19, 2015

Floods swallow Missouri course

On June 10, the Paradise Point Golf Course was back up to par after having a course almost completely unplayable on June 7.
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June 18, 2015
Golf News

Golf course aims to lower scores for golfers

Golf is by far one of the more difficult sports to play.
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June 17, 2015
Chemicals, Maintenance

Sales of ALT 70 fungicide halted

United Turf Alliance (UTA) announced it is voluntarily stopping the sale of ArmorTech ALT 70 fungicide following reports over the last 10 days of turfgrass incidents in the Northeast from use of the product.
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June 16, 2015
Chemicals

FMC Introduces New Solitare WSL Herbicide Formulation

Solitare WSL, a new water soluble liquid herbicide formulation offering increased application efficiency while controlling more than 40 weeds, is now available from FMC.
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June 16, 2015

Nonprofit aims to turn Michigan course into community asset

Officials who work in golf, veterans affairs and at-risk youth look out at Custer Greens and they see possibilities.
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June 15, 2015
Golf News

A Place Where Watching Grass Grow Is Anything But Boring

They say there's nothing more boring than watching grass grow.
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June 15, 2015
Golf News

Fescue-grass knowledge key in superintendents’ prep of Chambers Bay for U.S. Open

The best way to understand the role of Eric Johnson and Josh Lewis, the two men whose job it is to get Chambers Bay ready for the U.S. Open, is to use a football analogy.
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June 14, 2015
Golf News

GCSAA partners with UniFirst for member discounts

The Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) and UniFirst, a leading supplier of uniforms and facility services since 1936, have joined in a partnership to bring savings to association members and their facilities.
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June 13, 2015
Maintenance

Platte River Equity acquires Profile Products

Profile Products LLC, an environmental solutions company providing soil, water and vegetation management solutions used by customers ranging from international mining companies to golf and sports complexes to retail lawn and garden centers, announced its
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June 12, 2015
Golf News

Southern California water importer OKs $350 million boost in lawn-removal rebates

Responding to a surge of interest in removing grass amid California's worsening drought, the Metropolitan Water District agreed May 25 to spend an additional $350 million to help homeowners and businesses replace the turf.
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June 11, 2015
Golf News

UGA to hold groundbreaking ceremony for new turfgrass research facilities

GRIFFIN, Ga.—State, industry and University of Georgia officials will take shovel to soil on June 24 at 2 p.m. as they officially break ground on three new turfgrass research and education facilities.
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June 11, 2015
Golf News

EPA Finalizes Clean Water Act (WOTUS) Rule

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Army Corps of Engineers have released a final Clean Water Rule (WOTUS rule) that includes expanded jurisdiction for the agency.
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June 10, 2015
Golf News

Registration Opens for PGA Fashion & Demo Experience Pro-Pro

Registration is now open for the 2015 PGA Fashion & Demo Experience Pro-Pro Tournament at www.pgalasvegas.com.
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June 09, 2015
Golf News

Bayer Announces Chipco Signature Not Related to Alleged Issues with ALT 70

To help mollify concerns with alleged issues regarding a generic fosetyl-Al fungicide Bayer CropScience announces that Bayer does not manufacture, nor does it have any relationship with, ArmorTech ALT 70 Fungicide, a generic product currently pulled from
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June 09, 2015
New Products

BRANDT Chosen Preferred Green Grass Golf Group Vendor

BRANDT, a leading manufacturer of specialty products for the turf and agriculture markets, has been added to The Green Grass Golf Group’s (TGGGG) list of preferred agronomy vendors.
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June 08, 2015
Golf News

Monsanto plots pricey Syngenta comeback amid skepticism

U.S. agrochemicals firm Monsanto Co and its advisers are working flat out to accommodate Syngenta's qualms about regulatory hurdles to a deal whose perils may well outweigh the rewards.
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June 08, 2015
Golf News

New identity creates problems

Caitlyn Jenner has some tricky day-to-day changes in store, including where she eats, drinks and changes clothes ... at the country club which has become her home away from home.
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June 07, 2015
Golf News

Superintendent Cleverly tackles Olympic task in Brazil

Neil Cleverly welcomes a challenge. His calm demeanor belies an adventurous nature that leads his friends to call him the Indiana Jones of the golf course management business.
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June 05, 2015
Golf News

GCSAA named one of country's healthiest companies

The Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) was recently named one of the healthiest companies in America by Interactive Health, a leading provider of health management solutions.
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June 04, 2015
Golf News

Golf course architect attempts to qualify for U.S. Open

Golf course architect Jay Blasi is on a quest to accomplish the rare feat of participating in the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay as both a competitor and contributing designer.
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June 03, 2015
Golf News

TOCA names environmental communicator of the year

Dr. Brian Horgan, department of horticultural services at the University of Minnesota, has been named the 2015 Turf & Ornamental Communicators Association (TOCA) Environmental Communicator of the Year.
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June 02, 2015
Golf News

Save the Date for the 2015 Irrigation Show

The Irrigation Show & Education Conference will make waves in California this fall, so plan to join us in Long Beach, Nov. 9-13!
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June 02, 2015
Chemicals
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June 02, 2015
Golf News

Opposition to the WOTUS rule going strong

Although members of congress and agricultural industry groups admittedly have not fully digested the nearly 300-page Waters of the U.S. rule issued May 27 by the Environmental Protection Agency and the Army Corps of Engineers, opposition to the rule was i
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June 02, 2015

Calif. courses search for ways to save water

In recent months, golf’s top officials have identified water as the biggest threat to the industry, particularly in California, where it has become more scarce and expensive.
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June 01, 2015
Golf News

Praise of "Augusta" big compliment for Mass. super

SOUTH HADLEY, Mass.—The challenge of a decade brought about the compliment of a lifetime for Mike Fontaine and his staff.
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