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About Paul Koch, Ph.D

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Paul Koch, Ph.D., is an assistant professor of plant pathology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison where he conducts research and provides information to professional turf managers on disease management and control. Koch's research article in the August 2013 issue of Golfdom, "Beat the summer heat, plan for snow mold," won a TOCA Award (merit) for turf feature article. Koch can be reached at plkoch@wisc.edu.

Posts by Paul Koch, Ph.D

Why the winter of 2022-2023 was a proverbial snow mold bloodbath Posted on 21 Aug 2023 in the Featured & From the Magazine & Research categories.

Paul Koch, Ph.D., examines why the winter of 2022-2023 was a proverbial snow mold bloodbath and shares the results of a recent research trial. Read more»

What the future looks like for snow mold management Posted on 06 Oct 2022 in the Featured & From the Magazine & Research categories.

Researchers discuss snow mold, how to diagnose it, what products to use to prevent it and whether or not supers should change their snow management program. Read more»

Super Science: Looking back on 2021 Posted on 30 Dec 2021 in the Featured & From the Magazine & Research categories.

Take a look back at all of the best turfgrass research from some experts that has been published by Golfdom within the past year of 2021. Read more»

Super Science: The bizarro snow mold year Posted on 30 Sep 2021 in the Featured & From the Magazine & Research categories.

Paul Koch, Ph.D., looks at two case studies that searched for a reason as to why snow mold barely affected northern areas while hammering southern areas. Read more»

Super Science: Preventive fungicide applications for dollar spot control on creeping bentgrass fairways Posted on 10 Jun 2021 in the Featured & From the Magazine & Research categories.

Paul Koch, Ph.D., and Kurt Hockemeyer delve into preventive fungicide applications for dollar spot control on creeping bentgrass fairways. Read more»

Super Science: A year of research in review Posted on 04 Dec 2020 in the From the Magazine & Research categories.

Mike Kenna offers a look at all of the best turfgrass research that has been published by Golfdom within the past year of 2020. Read more»