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The 19th Hole: Bob Farren

November 8, 2018 By
Bob Farren CGCS // Pinehurst (N.C.) Resort Bob, the grill looks good! What’s your specialty? I’m more of a production guy… I like to fire out 40 to 60 hot dogs and hamburgers and get everyone fed. We’re still active ...
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Photos: Seth Jones (1-4, 7); Bill Roddy (5), Michelle Mitchell (6, 8)

Golfdom Gallery: 2018 GIS edition

March 26, 2018 By
1. He’s got the tools, the talent At the 2018 Golf Industry Show, Greenworks Tools Senior Product Manager David Glueck made short work of a tree with a battery-powered chainsaw. 2. Stay thirsty, my son Turf’s Most Interesting Man, Bob ...
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Parting shots from GIS 2018

February 16, 2018 By
Did the 2018 Golf Industry Show ever really happen? It must have, because I have a mountainous pile of press releases, plenty of fresh equipment photos on my phone and, a week later, a still-wrecked sleep schedule from the late ...
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Golfdom Gallery: December 2017

December 28, 2017 By
1. Turf’s most interesting man At the 2017 Green Start Academy, Golfdom’s Seth Jones (left) and Pat Finlen, CGCS, (right) general manager, Olympic Club in San Francisco, were happy to see Bob Farren, CGCS (center) Pinehurst (N.C.) Resort, fully commit ...
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Working the room at Green Start Academy

November 9, 2016 By
As the equivalent of the assistant superintendent here on the Golfdom staff, it just makes sense that I travel to the annual Green Start Academy (GSA) in Raleigh, N.C. each year. I recently made my second trip — to the ...
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10th annual Green Start Academy now accepting applications

June 18, 2015 By
\John Deere Golf and Environmental Science, a division of Bayer CropScience, have opened the application process for the 10th annual Green Start Academy (GSA). Assistant superintendents in the United States and Canada may apply to become one of the 50 attendees. The ...