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About Ed Hiscock

Ed Hiscock is editor-at-large for Golfdom. He can be reached at hiscock.ed@gmail.com.

Posts by Ed Hiscock

Controlling ultradwarf bermudagrass diseases Posted on 13 Jul 2018 in the Featured & Maintenance categories.

Turfgrass diseases, including diseases of the newer ultradwarf bermudagrass varieties, need four conditions for development: a susceptible host (the turf), a pathogen, a conducive environment and time. Golf course superintendents Read more»

World Golf Foundation’s Mona looks back, ahead Posted on 09 Feb 2018 in the Industry News categories.

The hard numbers of golf’s overall 2017 performance will be out in the spring, but it was a good year from the standpoint of stability among those who participate in Read more»

Smithco offers affordable turf vac Posted on 09 Feb 2018 in the Industry News categories.

Looking for affordable turf vacuuming solutions? Smithco has an option for you. The new Sweep Star V V62-V Turf Vac is an affordable entry into the turf vac market and Read more»

Performance Nutrition redoes its soil program Posted on 08 Feb 2018 in the Industry News categories.

The curtain parted this week to reveal Performance Nutrition’s retooled Performance Soil Treatment (PST) program, which it says uses a proprietary product blend to do several things, including: Enrich soil Read more»

Resuscitate your soil with GT AirInject CPR Posted on 08 Feb 2018 in the Industry News categories.

I’ve been to many editions of the Golf Industry Show and have witnessed CPR given to attendees a couple of times. Thankfully, both times were successful, and the attendees lived Read more»

What’s new? Maybe zoysia greens Posted on 08 Feb 2018 in the Industry News categories.

What’s new, what’s new? You hear it asked by just about everybody at GIS every year. Well, this year, how about something that’s been virtually unheard of until now? That Read more»