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USGA funds 73 turf research projects

Mar 06, 2020

Continuing its 100-year commitment to providing scientific innovations for the golf industry, the USGA will fund 73 separate research grants totaling nearly $2 million in 2020 as part of its annual investment in helping courses to improve the golfer experience while reducing the consumption of key resources.

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BASF Story: Innovation that Never Stops

Mar 05, 2020

The methodology and practicality superintendents use when determining how to implement a new fungicide into their agronomic program.

Synthentic Service to Address Heat

New Technology to Address Heat of Synthentic Turf

Feb 22, 2020

In a recent article from Turf Magazine, they discuss the challenges of turf and heat issues associated with the synthentic service. illness is a leading cause of sudden death among high school athletes. Since 1995, 64 football players have died from heat stroke. Of these, 47 were in high school, 13 in college, two professional, and two organized youth. In 90% of these cases, the fatal incidents occurred during practice.

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Tips for Winter Play

Feb 02, 2020

Matt Wharton, CGCS, MG  discusses tips that may help some of you — depending on your location and clientele — alleviate the poor winter conditions that translate into less than desirable spring and summer conditions.