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Syngenta rolls out new resources for dollar spot control

November 27, 2018 By
To help golf course superintendents better manage dollar spot all season long, Syngenta launched a new solutions-based website, which includes a dollar spot prediction tool, trial data, videos and more. These new resources allow superintendents to actively monitor their courses ...
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PBI-Gordon names new chief operating officer

November 26, 2018 By
PBI-Gordon Corp. named Steve Clifford as its new COO. The change became effective July 31. He was previously an audit partner and the managing partner of Ernst & Young’s Kansas City office from 1999 through his retirement in 2015. Clifford ...
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Glenn Quattlebaum joins Turf Connections

November 26, 2018 By
Turf Connections, a Carolinas’ producer of turfgrass sod and sprigs, added longtime turf industry professional, Glenn Quattlebaum, to its staff as sales manager. Quattlebaum brings more than 35 years of golf and turf industry sales experience in the Carolinas and ...
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Syngenta’s Divanem receives registration in California

November 26, 2018 By
Syngenta’s Divanem nematicide is now registered in California. The nematicide is designed to manage plant parasitic nematodes, such as lance, root knot and sting. “By offering Divanem to superintendents in California, we are meeting their needs for reliable nematode control ...
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Rain Bird Golf introduces 551 Series rotors

November 26, 2018 By
Rain Bird Golf added the 551 Series rotors, designed to help superintendents water tee boxes and other smaller areas of the course. “Our new 551 Series rotors are the most durable and efficient short-throw golf course rotors on the market ...
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J.R. Simplot Co. to expand to Southeast

November 16, 2018 By
The J.R. Simplot Co., a diversified, global food and agriculture company headquartered in Boise, Idaho, is expanding its turf, horticulture and specialty plant nutrition business to the southeastern U.S. “We’re excited to establish a presence here,” said Jeff Higgins, manager ...
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