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Ryegrass injury and recovery from human insect repellent Posted on 14 Jan 2019 in the Columns & Current Issue & Featured & Research categories.

Superintendents commonly observe turfgrass injury from human insect repellent (bug spray) overspray on human skin and clothing. The injury most commonly occurs as an outline shape of unaffected footprints with Read more»

Debunking a large patch myth Posted on 15 Mar 2017 in the Research categories.

Meyer zoysiagrass (Zoysia japonica Steud.) is favored for use on golf course fairways and tees in the United States Transition Zone because of its excellent traffic durability, low maintenance requirements Read more»