Tag: Michigan

Dr. Joe Vargas is a member of the Michigan Golf Hall of Fame and has dedicated his 51-year career to improving the quality of turf. (Photo: Kevin Frank)

Industry mourns loss of Joe Vargas, legendary turfgrass researcher

May 13, 2024 By
The industry mourns Joe Vargas, Ph.D., who spent more than 50 years as a pillar in the turfgrass industry. ...

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Audubon International celebrates long-term milestones for 40 courses

October 30, 2023 By
The organization awarded plaques to those at the 30- and 20-year level and certificates to those at the 10-year level. ...

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Photo: Dave Sansom

Supers contemplate what’s next after nine-hole rounds rise in popularity

October 11, 2023 By
Supers share why they believe the popularity of nine-hole rounds will continue to rise. ...

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Michigan governor declares June Michigan Golf Month

June 13, 2023 By
The declaration came on Michigan Golf Day at the Capitol as members of the golfing industry met on the lawn to discuss business concerns with lawmakers. ...

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Greens at Detroit GC vandalized a month before Rocket Mortgage Classic

May 9, 2023 By
The lines are lightly colored and are a result of glyphosate, a grass and weed killer, according to test results that came back to the GC. ...

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Michael Morris, CGCS (Photo: Michigan Golf Course Superintendents Association)

Golf Association of Michigan awards Crystal Downs CC superintendent

March 30, 2023 By
The association named Mike Morris, CGCS, of Crystal Downs, as its 2023 Superintendent of Merit for his leadership and professionalism in the field of golf course maintenance. ...

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