Tag: Bill Kreuser

Turf response to foliar iron

Treatment of iron deficiency and chlorosis

August 15, 2018 By
Iron (Fe) chlorosis of Kentucky bluegrass and creeping bentgrass can be a perennial summer problem. Symptoms usually include light yellow or lime-green leaves in July and August. Scientists believe that iron chlorosis is a root dysfunction that occurs when soils ...

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Learning about the GreenKeeperApp.com

April 26, 2017 By
To help get his research findings into the hands of superintendents, Bill Kreuser, Ph.D., a turfgrass scientist at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and his colleagues at UNL developed GreenKeeperApp.com. Spoiler: GreenKeeperApp.com is a website, not an app. ...

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Turf isn’t the only cutting-edge industry

March 15, 2017 By
In this issue we celebrate some cool new technologies for the turf maintenance business. I mean, check out the Tweel and the Shark Wheel — they look like they came from an episode of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. (OK, ...

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GreenKeeperApp.com: A digital tool for superintendents

January 25, 2017 By
Bill Kreuser, Ph.D., is a turfgrass scientist at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. To help get his research findings into the hands of superintendents, Bill and his colleagues at UNL developed GreenKeeperApp.com. For more information, Bill can be reached at wkreuser2@unl.edu ...

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All photos courtesy of Orange County Convention Center

Superintendent Kingdom

January 24, 2017 By
It takes a certain amount of preparation to make it through the wild that is the Golf Industry Show. Let us be your guide through this year’s trade show safari. Disney has its Animal Kingdom theme park, which features attractions ...

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The sun/nitrogen connection

November 9, 2016 By
Plants need nitrogen (N) and sunlight to be healthy. Nitrogen allows leaves packed with chlorophyll to absorb the sun’s energy and ultimately turn CO2 into sugar. Nitrogen also stimulates growth and quality of light impacts turf health. The impact of ...

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