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PBI-Gordon: Avenue South Broadleaf Herbicide

January 25, 2018 By
Speed or Turf Safety: Avenue™ South Gives You Both 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 ...
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Turfgrass breeders at Texas A&M University develop drought-tolerant grass

January 12, 2018 By
The Turfgrass Producers of Texas launched a new website dedicated to TamStar to serve as a resource for industry professionals and homeowners regarding TamStar St. Augustine, a new drought-tolerant, low-water-use grass developed by turfgrass breeders at Texas A&M University. Specifically, the ...
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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 ...

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, ...