February 29, 2016
Golf News

Rotam North America and SipcamAdvan announce new joint venture

Rotam North America and SipcamAdvan entered into a joint venture Feb. 1 as SipcamRotam LLC.
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February 23, 2016
Golf News

Bayer Celebrates Course Dogs in 2016 Specticle Loyal Companion Photo Contest

In an ongoing celebration of two of the most dependable golf course companions for superintendents—course dogs and Specticle herbicide—Environmental Science, a division of Crop Science, a division of Bayer, is launching the 2016 Specticle Loyal Companion
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February 18, 2016
Golf News

New Jersey's O'Keefe continues board service for GCSAA

John J. O'Keefe, director of golf course management at Preakness Hills Country Club in Wayne, N.J., will continue his service on the nine-member board of directors of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) in 2016 as immediate past
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February 18, 2016
Golf News

Ohio’s Jordan continues service as a director for GCSAA

Mark Jordan, the natural resources leader at Westfield Group Country Club in Westfield Center, Ohio, will serve the second year of a two-year term on the board of directors for the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) in 2016.
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February 18, 2016
Golf News

Texas' Walker appointed to board of directors for GCSAA

John Walker, director of golf course maintenance at Bentwater Yacht and Country Club in Montgomery, Texas, was appointed to the board of directors of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) at the association's annual meeting Feb. 1
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February 18, 2016
Golf News

Missouri’s Maynard elected vice president of GCSAA

Bill H. Maynard, the director of golf course management at The Country Club of St. Albans (Mo.), was elected vice president of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) at the association's recent annual meeting in San Diego.
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February 18, 2016
Golf News

Michigan’s Fulling continues service as a director for GCSAA

John Fulling, superintendent at Kalamazoo (Mich.) Country Club since 1993, will serve the second year of a two-year term on the board of directors for the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) in 2016.
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February 18, 2016
Golf News

Florida’s Davis elected secretary/treasurer of GCSAA

Darren J. Davis, the golf course superintendent at Olde Florida Golf Club in Naples, Fla., since 1992, was elected secretary/treasurer of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) at the association's recent annual meeting in San Dieg
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February 18, 2016
Golf News

California’s Breen continues service as director for GCSAA

Kevin P. Breen, the superintendent at La Rinconada Country Club in Los Gatos, Calif., was elected to the board of directors of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) at the association's annual meeting Feb. 11 in San Diego.
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February 17, 2016
Golf News

Grass elected 2016 president of GCSAA

Peter J. Grass, golf course superintendent at Hilands Golf Club in Billings, Mont., has been elected to a one-year term as president of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) at the association's annual meeting Feb. 11, held in con
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February 16, 2016
Golf News

Toro contributes $50K to environmental Institute for Golf

The Environmental Institute for Golf (EIFG), the philanthropic arm of the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA), has again received a $50,000 grant from The Toro Company for continued support of the Rounds 4 Research program in 2016 t
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February 12, 2016
Golf News

Project EverGreen announces 2016 board of directors

Project EverGreen has announced its officers and board of directors for 2016.
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February 11, 2016
Golf News

Georgia chapter honors William Smith

William Smith was a math major when he entered the University of Georgia, which would yield no clue that he would become one of the state's best golf course superintendents.
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February 10, 2016
Golf News

Apple Earns Tri-State GCSAA Award

Russ Apple, head superintendent on the Pete Dye Course at French Lick Resort, has been honored by the Tri-State Golf Course Superintendents Association (GCSAA) as Superintendent of the Year in 2015.
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February 09, 2016
Golf News

Canadian superintendents elect board, celebrate 50 years

The Canadian Golf Superintendents Association (CGSA), in cooperation with the Ontario Golf Superintendents' Association (OGSA), held the 2016 Canadian Golf Course Management Conference (CGCMC) Jan. 12-14 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in downtown
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February 09, 2016
Golf News

Wyo. superintendent retires after 30 years

Joe Fernau spent most of his adult life at the Casper Municipal Golf Course.
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February 08, 2016
Golf News

Hunter Industries Acquires Senninger Irrigation

Hunter Industries and Senninger Irrigation announced the acquisition of Senninger Irrigation by Hunter Industries, effective Jan. 4.
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February 07, 2016
Golf News

SI's Michael Bamberger to Receive ASGCA's Donald Ross Award

Michael Bamberger, a Sports Illustrated senior writer and author of several acclaimed books on golf, has been chosen by the American Society of Golf Course Architects (ASGCA) as the latest recipient of its Donald Ross Award.
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February 06, 2016
Golf News

EPA Releases Report on Insecticides Potentially Harmful to Bees

The Environmental Protection Agency announced a preliminary pollinator risk assessment for the neonicotinoid insecticide imidacloprid, which shows a threat to some pollinators.
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February 05, 2016
Golf News

West Coast Turf goes to Super Bowl 50

West Coast Turf, the west’s largest grower and installer of natural turfgrass sod, is once again headed to the Super Bowl.
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February 04, 2016
Golf News

National Golf Day 2016 Set for May 18

We Are Golf—a coalition of the game’s leading associations and industry partners—has announced the ninth annual National Golf Day will be held Wednesday, May 18 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.
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February 03, 2016
Golf News

Rojahn, Desert Hills have two-decade partnership

Even after 21 years, John Rojahn plans on keeping Desert Hills Golf Club's greens green and its fairways fair well into the future.
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February 03, 2016
Golf News

Rock Valley wins top 9-hole honor in Iowa

As the wind whips snow across Highway 18, I zip west on Tuesday, eager for any glimpse of spring, which is 2 1/2 months away.
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February 03, 2016
Golf News

Italy’s Marco Simone Golf and Country Club selected to host 2022 Ryder Cup

The 2022 edition of the Ryder Cup will take place at the Marco Simone Golf and Country Club near Rome, Italy.
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February 03, 2016
Golf News

Mild Midwest winter bodes well for golf

If you wait long enough, everything seems to even out.
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February 03, 2016
Golf News

Florida’s Stephen Tucker wins 2015 Edwin Budding Award

At 37, Stephen Tucker, equipment manager at Tranquillo Golf Club at Four Seasons in Golden Oak, Fla., may seem too young to be awarded his profession’s equivalent of a lifetime achievement award.
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February 02, 2016
Golf News

Koch Biological Solutions invests in Pathway Biologic

An affiliate of Koch Biological Solutions, LLC has acquired a minority equity position in, and entered into collaboration with, Pathway BioLogic, LLC (Pathway).
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February 02, 2016
Golf News

Audubon International Launches BioBlitz 2016

Environmental nonprofit Audubon International has launched the second annual BioBlitz, a free program for golf courses across the world, which will run from Earth Day, April 22, to International Migratory Bird Day, May 14.
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February 01, 2016
New Products

Underhill introduces Easy Out

Easy Out, the first spray sprinkler removal tool that requires no digging, is now available from Underhill International.
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