Tag: nematodes

Nematodes on northern turfgrasses

Nematodes are everywhere. They’re found in all but the most extreme environmental conditions, in soils, oceans, rivers, streams, on plants, in plants and even in animals and humans. Fortunately, most nematodes are innocuous, eating bacteria and occasionally each other. Of ...

Nematodes Beware: NIMITZ is coming!

February 11, 2016 By
“NIMITZ Pro G puts nematodes six feet under,” says Marie Knox, resident nematologist and technical services manager for Quali-Pro, a brand of Pasadena, Texas-based Control Solutions Inc. (CSI). Knox and Rick Grant, CSI’s business director for turf and ornamental markets, ...

Golfdom Gallery: August 2015

August 5, 2015 By
1. Expensive tastes We were happy to make some new friends at the Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse bar in Daytona Beach, Fla. (L to R) Jeff Dekle, Bulloch Fertilizer Co.; Walt Strickland, Bulloch Fertilizer Co. and Brad Shaver, Helena Chemical ...
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Quali-Pro gathers group to discuss nematodes

July 14, 2015 By
I was in Florida last week to attend a nematode control meeting put on by Quali-Pro. The product the company has coming down the line will be available in about 8 months, so I can’t go into it quite yet, ...
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GCSAA: EPA extends Nemacur use to Oct. 6, 2017

September 30, 2014 By
The GCSAA announced that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has granted the association’s request for an extension on the use of fenamiphos – Nemacur nematicide – existing stocks labeled for use on golf courses until Oct. 6, 2017. The EPA plans to publish a ...

Tell your turf to ‘chillax’ to cut anthracnose woes

December 9, 2013 By
One of the best ways to keep your turf from succumbing to anthracnose problems is to keep it stress free. You can do the worrying. As the kids might say, turf needs to chillax. Stress factors are a major contributor ...