Tag: Michigan State University

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Experts’ Insights: Fall fertilization frenzy

October 7, 2019 By
One of the keys to healthy grass in the spring is to make sure it’s in good health before going dormant in the fall. One way to ensure this is to implement a fall fertilization program. Fall fertilization improves plant ...

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MSU students, professor volunteer at 2019 Tour Championship

August 23, 2019 By
Michigan State University brought 17 students to Atlanta, Ga., to volunteer with the crew of East Lake Golf Club before the start of the 2019 PGA Tour Championship. Hear from John Trey N. Rogers III, Ph.D., as he speaks about how ...

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Auburn University wins the 2018 GCSAA Collegiate Turf Bowl

February 16, 2018 By
Auburn University is the winner of the 2018 GCSAA Collegiate Turf Bowl. John Deere Golf  awarded Auburn the traveling trophy and the $4,000 first-place prize during the closing ceremony of the Golf Industry Show in San Antonio on Feb. 8. ...

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All-in on LinkedIn

September 24, 2014 By
I have got my Dear Abby hat on because this month I’m writing an advice column: Dear reader, if you’re not already, get on LinkedIn. ¶ If you are on there, make sure your profile is up-to-date, professional and polished. ...

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Inside the USGA Turfgrass and Environmental Research Committee

September 24, 2014 By
Early August is the time of year when the USGA Turfgrass and Environmental Research Committee meets to review research proposals and decide which research projects to fund. I have the good fortune to serve on the committee. With the approval ...

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Where to place moisture sensors

May 21, 2014 By
Right now, extension specialists like Dr. Kevin Frank at Michigan State University recommend irrigation sensors as a good way to ride herd on the amount of water required for a green or fairway. However, Frank cautions that – even just ...

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