Tag: Scott Kinkead

Turfco honors legacy of John Kinkead Sr.

October 22, 2019 By
Turfco’s third generation of Kinkeads, friends and supporters recently honored the lifetime achievements of former Turfco CEO John Kinkead Sr., on Oct. 17, during the GIE+Expo. It was a bittersweet celebration as Turfco marks 100 years in the turf care ...

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John Kinkead Sr., head of Turfco, dies at 89

October 4, 2019 By
John Kinkead Sr., longtime head of Turfco Manufacturing and an innovator in the golf course and turf management industry, died on Oct. 1. He was 89 years old. Kinkead will be remembered by those in the industries he loved — ...

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All in the family: Turfco celebrates 100 years

August 28, 2019 By
Any company that’s been in the golf course maintenance business for more than 50 years is a modern golf industry pioneer. Heck, 50 years ago, golf barely had the attention of a large television audience and was not yet poised ...

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Machine of Dreams: Turfco’s new Torrent 2 Debris Blower 
increases related productivity up to 50%

February 9, 2017 By
Scott Kinkead, EVP of Blaine, Minn.-based Turfco, remembers well 1989’s classic film “Field of Dreams.” What’s resonating particularly strong with Kinkead this Golf Industry Show (GIS) is the flick’s famous line: “If you build it, they will come.” Turfco took ...

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Bringing precision to topdressing

February 18, 2015 By
Scott Kinkead is executive vice president of Turfco Manufacturing Inc., and has worked in the golf course industry his entire career. Kinkead is active in all aspects of the company and enjoys bringing new technology to Turfco’s products. Scott can ...

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GolfdomTV — A chat with Turfco

September 9, 2011 By
While I was in Blaine, Minn., hanging with the Turfco guys, I shot a quick video. And I do mean quick… the camera battery was about to go out, so I kept it short and sweet so we wouldn’t get ...

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