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About Chris Lewis

Michigan-based writer Chris Lewis specializes in reporting on golf in the U.S. He wrote about White Pine National Golf Resort for Golfdom in 2013, and part two of the magazine’s annual Plant Health Series in 2014.

Posts by Chris Lewis

Kabuto: Spring dead spot’s archnemesis Posted on 05 Jun 2019 in the Current Issue & Maintenance categories.

As a severe disease of warm-season turfgrasses, spring dead spot (SDS) is managed throughout the Transition Zone of the United States. Caused by a fungal infection that occurs in the Read more»

2018 SOI: Q&A with NWIGCSA’s Andrew Perry Posted on 07 Jan 2019 in the Blog categories.

Andrew Perry President, Northwestern Illinois Golf Course Superintendents Association Golf Course Superintendent, Blackstone Golf Club Marengo, Ill. 1.) Generally speaking, how was the golf season this year? Overall, I would Read more»

2018 SOI: Q&A with LMGCSA’s Mitchell O’Banion Posted on 07 Jan 2019 in the Blog categories.

Mitchell O’Banion President, Louisiana-Mississippi Golf Course Superintendents Association Golf Course Superintendent, Money Hill Golf & Country Club Abita Springs, La. 1.) Generally speaking, how was the golf season this year? Read more»

2018 SOI: Q&A with WGCSA’s Josh LePine Posted on 04 Jan 2019 in the Blog categories.

Josh LePine President, Wisconsin Golf Course Superintendents Association CGCS, Maple Bluff Country Club Madison, Wis. 1.) Generally speaking, how was the golf season this year? Not to be a Debbie Read more»

2018 SOI: Q&A with HAGCSA’s Ethan Shamet Posted on 02 Jan 2019 in the Blog categories.

Ethan Shamet President, Heart of America Golf Course Superintendents Association Class A Superintendent, Prairie Highlands Golf Course Olathe, Kan. 1.) Generally speaking, how was the golf season this year? It Read more»

2018 SOI: Q&A with WWGCSA’s R. Sean Reehoorn Posted on 27 Dec 2018 in the Blog categories.

R. Sean Reehoorn President, Western Washington Golf Course Superintendents Association Superintendent, Aldarra Golf Club Sammamish, Wash. 1.) Generally speaking, how was the golf season this year? We had a great Read more»