Tag: USGA Green Section Award


USGA selects Bob Farren as Green Section Award winner

January 31, 2024 By
The USGA honored Farren for serving as a leader in sustainable golf course maintenance practices.  ...

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USGA names 2023 award winners, including Green Section Award

February 1, 2023 By
The USGA has announced the 2023 recipients of its annual awards, including the Joe Dey Award, the Herbert Warren Wind Award and the Green Section Award. ...

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Frank Dobie earns USGA Green Section Award

February 1, 2022 By
David Franklin “Frank” Dobie received the Green Section Award recipient, for introducing new technologies and processes that advance golf course management. ...

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USGA names sustainability initiative for Mike Davis

June 10, 2021 By
The USGA renamed its sustainability initiative the Mike Davis Program for Advancing Golf Course Management in honor of its outgoing CEO. Formerly the Turfgrass Environmental Research Program (TERP), the initiative is the largest private grant program in golf dedicated to ...

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Off the Record: On-site cultivar testing revisited

November 24, 2020 By
Golfdom columnist Mike Kenna, Ph.D., gives a history of the USGA Green Section testing new cultivars of turfgrass. The practices dates back to the 1930s. ...

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Michael T. Huck to receive USGA’s 2019 Green Section Award

January 10, 2019 By
The USGA has named Michael T. Huck, a turfgrass and irrigation specialist from Orange County, Calif., as the recipient of its 2019 Green Section Award. Huck will be honored at the USGA’s Annual Meeting and Service Awards Dinner at the ...

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