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A golf business for a golf family Posted on 17 Oct 2018 in the Featured & People categories.

In July, Florida-based companies Global Turf Equipment and Turf Equipment Rental merged into a single entity under new ownership, GTE Partners, LLC. This acquisition, however, is unlike most. For one Read more»

Behind the scenes of Oregon’s The Reserve bunker renovation Posted on 10 Apr 2018 in the Maintenance categories.

Golf course architect John Fought speaks fondly of The Reserve Vineyards and Golf Club in Hillsboro, a suburb of Portland, Ore. “The Reserve was one of my first — probably Read more»

Smithco celebrates 50 years of improving turf maintenance Posted on 19 Jul 2017 in the Columns & Featured categories.

For Ted Smith, founder of Pennsylvania-based Smithco, his greatest ideas came from the field. Of course, Ted’s proverbial “field” could be defined as many locales, but none more important than Read more»