Tag: turfgrass

PBI-Gordon: Avenue South Broadleaf Herbicide

September 19, 2017 By
Specifically formulated for sensitive warm-season turfgrasses, Avenue™ South Broadleaf Herbicide For Turfgrass from PBI-Gordon delivers exceptional weed killing performance with the turf safety you need. Avenue South combines four proven active ingredients to deliver fast, dependable control of more than ...
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Winter traffic stress on a Transition Zone bentgrass green

Many factors affect the durability of turfgrass under traffic stress, including the turfgrass species and cultivar, timing and type of traffic, root zone composition and construction type, soil moisture levels, recovery time and maintenance regiments. A 2008 study noted that ...

PBI-Gordon: Avenue South

January 11, 2017 By
Golfers and course owners want weed-free fairways. You know how to kill the weeds fast, but you also have to be careful to not harm the sensitive warm-season turf. Avenue™ South Broadleaf Herbicide For Turfgrass from PBI-Gordon delivers the weed ...

Sand greens and sodium

November 13, 2015 By and
Understanding base cations and hydraulic conductivity of sand root zones Irrigating turfgrass with water containing high concentrations of sodium can present significant agronomic challenges. Sodium promotes clay swelling and dispersion, resulting in a decrease in the hydraulic conductivity or rate ...
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The turf routine: What defines healthy turf?

January 22, 2015 By
I was at the British Turf Management Exhibition (BTME) in Harrogate, England, a year or so ago when I listened to a speaker talk about the golf swing. He identified three distinct aspects of hitting a golf shot — the ...

Golfdom Gallery: July 2014

July 23, 2014 By
1 Kaymer signing sighting Eventual 2014 U.S. Open champion (wire to wire, nice!) Martin Kaymer autographs souvenirs for fans at Pinehurst Resort. All that game and fan-friendly too? We dig it. 2 Seeing red again The Toro Co.’s Jeff Clarke, ...