Tag: Penn State University

Penn State University wins 2019 GCSAA Collegiate Turf Bowl

February 11, 2019 By
Penn State University is the winner of the 2019 GCSAA Collegiate Turf Bowl during the Closing Ceremony of the Golf Industry Show in San Diego, Calif. As the winner, Penn State University received a traveling trophy, $4,000 first-place prize and ...

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Penn State develops bluestem ecotype

March 16, 2017 By
Every superintendent has roughs and far roughs where maintenance is an expense yet aesthetics need to be acceptable. Penn State demonstrated its latest bluestem line this past summer. Given that bluestem is a native grass with proven ability to persist, ...

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Penn State team wins 2016 GCSAA Collegiate Turf Bowl

February 22, 2016 By
Penn State University was named the 2016 winner of the GCSAA Collegiate Turf Bowl, held Feb. 11 during the Golf Industry Show in San Diego. Team 20 from Penn State was awarded $4,000 by the GCSAA and its partner of ...

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Penn State University: Golf Course Turfgrass Management Program

November 23, 2015 By
Get the edge you need to succeed in turfgrass management in just 18 months. “The Penn State Golf Course Turfgrass Management Program is the foundation of my career as a golf course superintendent.” – Paul B. Latshaw, MSM, CGCS Muirfield ...

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The 19th Hole: Chris Harriman

November 13, 2015 By
Superintendent // Cattail Creek Country Club, Glenwood, Md. What are you drinking? Something dark off the tap… an IPA. You went to both Auburn and Penn State? I got my undergrad from Auburn, Masters from Penn State online. I was an ...

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Fidanza: It’s #FriskyFairyRing time

July 24, 2015 By
Mike Fidanza, Ph.D., professor of plant and soil science, Penn State University, enjoys discussing fairy ring with turf professionals. So the 50 phone calls and emails he’s received in the last week aren’t a disruption, but a chance to discuss ...

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