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About Brian Aynardi, Ph.D.

Brian Aynardi, Ph.D., is a turfgrass pathologist and leads the fungicide development effort at PBI-Gordon as the company’s Northeast research scientist. You may reach Brian at

Posts by Brian Aynardi, Ph.D.

Review of 2018: Problematic diseases and fungicide efficacy testing Posted on 07 Jun 2019 in the Maintenance categories.

Weather in the 2018 growing season varied widely by region. The Midwest and parts of the western United States were dry throughout most of the summer and into the fall. Read more»

Lessen your anthracnose struggles Posted on 11 Mar 2016 in the Research categories.

Anthracnose (Colletotrichum cereale) has been a persistent problem on putting greens, particularly in the northeastern United States, where many golf courses have Poa annua greens, some by choice, others to Read more»