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T.A. is taking care of business

September 19, 2018 By
The Herb Graffis Businessperson of the Year Award is named in honor of Golfdom’s founder, World Golf Hall of Fame member Herb Graffis. Graffis was one of the first people to think of golf as a business when he and ...

Embracing the youth (on course) movement

September 17, 2018 By
Last month in this space I heralded the unification of the First Green and the GCSAA. Let’s keep this youth golf movement rolling this issue and show some love to our new friends at Youth on Course. It was T.A. ...

Returning to summer camp

September 17, 2018 By
A colleague of mine, Pamela Sherratt, this year created and organized a week-long STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) camp through The Ohio State University. Pam’s STEM summer camp focus was on the science behind turfgrass management. I asked her ...
Wanamaker Trophy at Bellerive CC (Photo by: Montana Pritchard/PGA of America)

Believe in Bellerive: PGA Wrapup 2018

September 17, 2018 By and
It’s been 10 days since Brooks Koepka hoisted the Wanamaker Trophy at Bellerive CC in St. Louis, Mo. Carlos Arraya, CGCS, director of agronomy, has witnessed his crew dwindle from 52 people to 18. Cooler weather is allowing the course ...
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Pete Tescher (Photo by: Seth Jones / Courtesy: Ryan Turf)

The 19th Hole: Pete Tescher

September 17, 2018 By
Pete Tescher Superintendent // Grand Lake (Colo.) Golf Course What can I get you? I’m a craft beer fan… I’ll take a fresh IPA, any of them, I’m not picky. Tell me about Grand Lake GC. It’s a gem of ...
Adam Scott at 2018 PGA Championship (Photo by: Seth Jones)

Golfdom Gallery: September 2018

September 17, 2018 By
1. Great Scott! We really were self-satisfied after the opening round of the 2018 PGA Championship when three of the top five players were guys we interviewed, including Adam Scott, who finished in 3rd place. 2. Almost famous One has ...
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