Tag: research


Moving fungicides down in soil

Fungicides are the most common means of crown- and root-disease suppression, so optimizing the product is economical and beneficial to turfgrass health. ...

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Managing organic matter in greens

December 23, 2019 By
Clark Throssell, Ph.D., and Roch Gaussoin, Ph.D., discuss how golf course superintendents can manage organic matter in greens. Gaussoin is a turfgrass scientist at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He has conducted a wide range of research projects on organic matter ...

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GCSAA grants $112K for new turfgrass research

May 22, 2018 By
Research grants from the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America (GCSAA) are supporting six new research projects this year at seven universities across the country — one project is a collaboration between the University of Minnesota and the University of ...

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USGA announces research partnership with University of Minnesota

November 2, 2015 By
The USGA and the University of Minnesota have announced a five-year research partnership to develop solutions to golf’s challenges. ...

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Photo by: Cole Thompson, Ph.D.

Controlling silvery-thread moss with Quicksilver

October 15, 2015 By
Silvery-thread moss (STM) (Bryum argenteum Hedw.) continues to trouble superintendents managing creeping bentgrass (Agrostis stolonifera L.) and annual bluegrass (Poa annua L.) putting greens. Extremely small asexual propagules make STM an invasive and resilient weed that often requires the integration ...

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