Tag: anthracnose

Researchers at Rutgers University have developed best management practices for anthracnose. In this photo, leaves have turned yellow to brown and are sprinkled with black spore-bearing structures. (Photo: James Hempfling)

BMPs for anthracnose on annual bluegrass putting greens

Turfgrass experts lay out a few best management practices for controlling anthracnose on annual bluegrass putting greens. ...

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The truth about anthracnose

June 26, 2020 By
Inspired by the show MythBusters, Research Editor Mike Kenna busts some common myths relating to anthracnose control on golf courses. ...

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Anthracnose symptoms (Photo: Mike Kaminski)

Experts’ Insights: Anthracnose

April 2, 2020 By
Anthracnose is not a new problem on golf courses. In fact, a team of researchers from around the country and Canada have worked for more than 20 years to dispel anthracnose myths and promote best management practices. This research team ...

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Going above and beyond to battle anthracnose

January 1, 2020 By
[SPONSORED CONTENT] Having a good representative who knows their way around the industry can make all the difference. Just ask Duane Sanders, superintendent at Shoal Creek Golf Course. Watch this video to find out how he was able to battle ...

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The man in the mirror

September 25, 2018 By
You, dear superintendent, are the main cause of anthracnose outbursts. Luckily, you also hold the keys to minimizing those problems. Research from Ohio State University (OSU) says that mowing issues likely are the No. 1 factor that initiates the onset ...

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Syngenta: Velista fungicide

September 6, 2017 By
Velista® fungicide is the broadest-spectrum SDHI for turf and the only SDHI that is labeled to control anthracnose. As the fall season approaches, Velista can deliver excellent control of leaf spot, dollar spot, fairy ring and spring dead spot, among ...

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