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Golfdom Files: What’s ahead for golf in wartime?

May 8, 2020 By
In a February 1942 Golfdom feature, four veteran greenkeepers gave their views on how wartime restrictions affected the golf industry. ...

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Stephen Rabideau (Photo: Beth Perkins)

Waiting in the wings

May 8, 2020 By
A resilient groupof New Yorkers, led by Stephen Rabideau, CGCS, get Winged Foot GC ready for a U.S. Openin unprecedented times. ...

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Turfco introduces larger-capacity topdresser

April 14, 2020 By
Turfco has rolled out the larger-capacity, midsized CR-8 Topdresser. The CR-8 Topdresser is designed for tow-behind use with minimum 30-horsepower tractors. The CR-8 comes equipped with a 2-cubic-yard capacity, self-cleaning, galvanized steel hopper and patented Turfco WideSpin technology for precision-controlled ...

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Smithco releases electric bunker rake

April 10, 2020 By
Smithco has introduced its Sand Star E electric-powered bunker rake. The Sand Star E is powered by a 48-volt continuous AC induction Mahle industrial-rated motor with peak torque of 83 N-m. Operators can travel from hole to hole at 10 ...

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Effect of herbicides on turf (Photos: Lane Tredway)

Resistance: Futile or not?

April 2, 2020 By
The concept of resistance is not new to the turf industry. Fungicide resistance was first documented in the 1960s and continues to be a major issue in dollar spot and anthracnose populations. Herbicide and insecticide resistance were first reported in ...

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(Left to right), Geoff Plovanich, agronomy manager; Kevin Teahan, San Francisco’s Department of Recreation & Parks golf and turf manager; and Almar Valenzuela, superintendent. (Photo: Golfdom Staff)

TPC Harding Park: From bottom to top

April 2, 2020 By
TPC Harding Park is a city-owned course maintained by city employees working for city golfers. The facility hosts 70,000 rounds annually on the Harding Park course and another 25,000 a year on the Fleming nine. On a typical year, sunup ...

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