March 31, 2017
Golf News

Applying biodiversity and ecosystem function theory to turfgrass management

There is a critical need to re-examine turf management practices that reduce reliance on pesticide and fertilizer inputs while contributing additional beneficial ecosystem services.
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March 30, 2017
Golf News

Syngenta enhances Weeviltrak for bluegrass weevil season

The 2017 WeevilTrak program features the growing degree day (GDD) model, new golf courses serving as ABW research stations, and real-time blog updates from researchers.
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March 29, 2017
Golf News

Wittek Golf buys Eagle One Golf Supply

Eagle One is a golf supply company based in Anaheim, Calif.
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March 29, 2017
Golf News

5th Annual Bayer Bee Care Award Seeks Noms

The award winners are selected from a pool of applicants by a panel of three judges.
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March 29, 2017
Golf News

Super rescues owl in Texas

The owl was stuck near the first tee box.
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March 29, 2017
Golf News

YOUR COURSE. YOUR WAY. JUST CLEANER.

Superintendents around the U.S. are integrating propane into their operation.
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March 29, 2017
Golf News

Syngenta Business Institute applications open

Applications for 2017 are due by Aug. 15.
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March 28, 2017
Equipment

U.S. drone registrations skyrocket to 770,000

The FAA made it mandatory to register drones starting in December 2015, and the agency expects usage to keep climbing.
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March 28, 2017
Golf News

Use Your Zip Code to Attract Brilliant Birds to Your Yard This Spring

Gardens are outdoor sanctuaries for birds, insects and other wildlife.
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March 28, 2017
Equipment

Western Products Unveils New Defender Compact Snowplow

A full-trip moldboard helps protect the plow and truck when encountering hidden obstacles.
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March 27, 2017
Equipment

Fisher Releases New XRS Plow

The new oscillating mount offers several of its own key advantages to skid-steer operators.
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March 26, 2017
Equipment

Western Products Updates Plow Line With New Halogen Headlamps

The improved Nighthawk headlamps are also engineered to withstand the toughest weather conditions.
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March 25, 2017
Equipment

Fisher Engineering Reveals New Walk-Behind Broom and Liquid Sprayer

The rotary broom adapts to any job, offering adjustable rotation speed and adjustable down-pressure.
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March 24, 2017
Golf News

A Tradition Unlike Any Other

National Golf Day is celebrating its 10th anniversary.
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March 23, 2017
Golf News

Oakmont superintendent leaves for Inverness

John Zimmers, 45, leaves Oakmont less than a year after the club played host to the U.S. Open in June for a record ninth time.
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March 22, 2017
Equipment

Jacobsen launches HF600 fairway mower

The new mower is powered by a 65-hp Kubota turbocharged, Tier 4 Final, common rail diesel engine.
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March 22, 2017
Equipment

Steiner introduces 450 tractor

The tractor boasts an articulating frame, which gives it a tight turning radius of only 43.5 inches.
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March 22, 2017
Golf News

Troon Promotes 3 Execs to Division Presidents

Mark Chapleski is the new president of Troon International and Mitch Harrell is the new president of Troon Golf.
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March 22, 2017
Golf News

Superintendent in Malaysia honored

The CGCS qualification is the most widely recognised in the golf industry and the highest level of recognition that can be achieved by a greenkeeper.
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March 22, 2017
Golf News

Musser Foundation honors duo

This year’s recipients were each presented with a $35,000 cash award.
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March 20, 2017
Golf News

Topgolf Crush takes game to places it's never been before

Topgolf Crush is sort of an entry-level introduction to Topgolf.
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March 19, 2017
Golf News

Players Championship purse to stay at $10.5M

The Players has traditionally had the highest purse of any PGA Tour run event and frequently has been at least the equal of the four men’s major championships.
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March 18, 2017
Sod

April is National Lawn Care Month

TLI’s website (www.TheLawnInstitute.org) has a wide variety of graphics to promote the campaign.
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March 17, 2017
Golf News

Happy Friday! Here’s "Big Beertha," a beer bong made in the shape of a golf club

Billed as "a gentleman's beer bong," the Big Beertha holds 12 ounces of a beverage of choice in its hollowed-out head.
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March 17, 2017
Golf News

Study: Soils Could Release Much More Carbon Than Expected as Climate Warms

Soil organic carbon harbors three times as much carbon as Earth’s atmosphere.
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March 16, 2017
Golf News

Penn State Wilkes-Barre offers Ladies Golf Clinics

The Ladies Golf Clinics will include both a beginner and advanced player programs taught by Penn State Wilkes-Barre’s golf instructor Ed Keil.
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March 15, 2017
Golf News

GCSAA member dies at 81

In 1962, Howard Fisher Jr. became the first full-time superintendent of the Mt. Saint Helena Golf Course at the fairgrounds in Calistoga.
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March 14, 2017
Golf News

Sharp Park Plan Moves Forward

A handful of environmentalist groups had for years opposed San Francisco’s Sharp Park Plan.
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March 13, 2017
Maintenance

USGA launches new maintenance tool

The data will help facilities to manage their maintenance practices in ways that reduce costs while also improving the experience of their golfers.
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March 12, 2017
Golf News

USGA, R&A propose sweeping changes to golf rules in effort to simplify game

The governing bodies will allow for a six-month comment period with a proposed implementation date of Jan. 1, 2019.
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March 11, 2017
Maintenance

Birmingham course getting facelift

The project will look to enhance the course’s tees, greens and fairways.
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March 10, 2017
Golf News

You Could Be Watching O.J. Simpson On Reality TV If He’s Released From Prison This Year

Simpson is no stranger to reality TV.
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March 10, 2017
Golf News

Will Montana become 3rd state to ditch daylight saving time?

For many it means one less hour of sleep, leaving for work in the dark and inconvenient acclimation to new schedules.
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March 10, 2017
Golf News

Ag World Golf Classic tees off June 14 in Kennewick, Wash.

Ag World Golf Classic was born out of a vision to help families with children who have severe medical needs.
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March 10, 2017
Chemicals

Valent, Nufarm present Pinpoint

The active ingredient in Pinpoint is mandestrobin.
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March 09, 2017
Equipment

E-Z-Go introduces ELiTE lithium golf car

New ELiTE Series vehicles are powered by hundreds of Samsung SDI lithium cells that are loaded into a single battery pack.
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March 08, 2017
Golf News

Clint Eastwood testifies against worker who stole nearly $200,000 from his golf club

Years ago Eastwood, at the behest of a business partner, paid to send Neal Morton, then a golf cart driver, to college to study accounting.
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March 08, 2017
Golf News

Harrell’s pledges $250,000 to Environmental Institute for Golf

This latest pledge extends the company's long-standing and generous support of the EIFG and GCSAA superintendents.
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March 07, 2017
Golf News

Feed a Bee launches RFP for $500,000 pollinator forage initiative

The committee is requesting forage initiative proposals that will promote pollinator health and help provide a tangible solution to the current lack of forage.
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March 06, 2017
Golf News

Trump's courses would benefit from his water-rule rollback

The Trump Organization lists 17 golf courses among its properties, including 12 in the U.S. that probably would be subject to the rule.
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March 06, 2017
Golf News

Michelle Wie on comeback trail

The key, it appears, is that Wie has found some peace of mind on the greens.
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March 06, 2017
Golf News

Question of player support lingers for Palmer Invite

For the second straight year Palmer’s tournament is sandwiched between two World Golf Championship events, as opposed to past years when the WGC-Dell Match Play was typically played earlier in the season.
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March 06, 2017
Golf News

Vegas makes Dustin Johnson a (slight) Masters favorite

DJ probably would be at the top of most people's picks to win at Augusta National, but it's official according to Westgate Las Vegas Superbook.
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March 06, 2017
Golf News

The Onion’s fake news on Tiger Woods in 2014 rings true in 2017

The Onion’s fake news wasn’t fake after all. It was just ahead of its time.
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March 06, 2017
Golf News

Paulina Gretzky shows off her golf swing, gives credit to Dustin Johnson

Seems like Paulina has some pretty good pop.
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March 04, 2017
Maintenance

Successful Women in the Landscaping World

According to the 2016 State of Women-Owned Businesses Report by American Express, 1.3 million women in the United States are business owners in the landscape industry.
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March 03, 2017
Golf News

Despite drought-ending rains, water experts urge continued conservation

The fact that weather is an inexact science should be a warning to golf course superintendents not to take too much for granted.
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March 03, 2017
Equipment

Altoz’s New TRX Shipping to Dealers

TRX provides patent-pending technology for commercial use on sloped, wet and untamed terrain.
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March 03, 2017
Equipment

My 7 Favorite Quotes from Bhavarlal Jain

Bhavarlal Jain practiced what he preached and he built his entire business on a foundation of inclusiveness and sustainability over the last five decades.
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March 03, 2017
Golf News

We'll get you in golf shape in five weeks

With golf season ramping up and the Masters only five weeks away, we've asked Golf Digest Fitness Advisor Ben Shear to put together a "crash program" of exercises to get you ready for golf season.
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March 03, 2017
Golf News

Classic Phil! Mickelson goes in depth on discrepancy in irons in post-round interview

“The thing I most love about the altitude is that you have a great discrepancy in your irons, a greater ability to hit the ball shorter or longer."
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March 03, 2017
Golf News

Jennifer Kupcho returns from freak concussion as Wake Forest fights to adjust dropped ranking

Jennifer Kupcho thought her ponytail may have cushioned her when her head snapped back, and although she was shaking as she walked toward the green after her tumble off the cart, the concern wasn’t high.
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March 03, 2017
Golf News

Jack Nicklaus on Tiger Woods: I don't know where his mind is

Woods missed the cut at Torrey Pines in his 2017 debut.
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March 02, 2017
Golf News

Arnold Palmer shoes from 1958 Masters victory bring in $66,000 at auction

The FootJoy wingtip shoes from Palmer's controversial win at Augusta National in 1958 had an original estimate of $15,000
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March 01, 2017
Golf News

Pat Perez: "I'm a Tiger fan' who wants to see him playing again"

Perez emphasized that he wants to see Woods play again at some point, noting at the same time that he has received criticism for having an opinion.
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March 01, 2017
Golf News

Golf course turns to fun winter sports for veterans, people with disabilities

They provide year-round experiences in Nordic sports like cross-country skiing, biathlon, orienteering and snowshoeing.
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