Tag: Green Start Academy

Applications open for 14th annual Green Start Academy

June 18, 2019 By
The application process for the 14th annual Green Start Academy (GSA) is now open. John Deere Golf and Bayer are accepting applications through June 28. The event will take place from Oct. 23-25 at the Bayer Development and Training Center in ...

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Golfdom Gallery: December 2018

December 17, 2018 By
1. Not quite the cover of the Rolling Stone At a recent reunion party of former GCSAA employees, former GCSAA President (and staff member) Dave Fearis, CGCS-Retired, was presented with an oversized Golfdom cover of the September 2013 issue, on ...

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Connections help pave the way to Green Start Academy

October 29, 2018 By
Sarah Jackson, first assistant superintendent at TPC San Antonio and Green Start Academy attendee, is no stranger to tournament golf. She has volunteered at several tournaments and was employed as assistant superintendent at Trinity Forest GC when it hosted the ...

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Green Start Academy is another piece of the puzzle

October 24, 2018 By
Kelsey Baier-Anderson, the assistant superintendent at TPC Potomac, says the Green Start Academy will be another piece in the puzzle of his development. The Green Start Academy is co-hosted by Bayer and John Deere. “I’ve been in the industry for ...

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Green Start Academy applications to open May 21

May 17, 2018 By
John Deere Golf and Environmental Science, a business unit of Bayer Crop Science, will accept applications for the 13th annual Green Start Academy (GSA) May 21 through June 25. Applications can be submitted at the Green Start Academy website. Fifty ...

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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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