Special Sections

Minimizing losses

Minimizing losses

November 12, 2015

Understanding the workings of enhanced efficiency fertilizers could help your course’s bottom line. Read More

Talking N, P and K

Talking N, P and K

November 12, 2015

Documenting fertilizer usage represents a proactive measure to let outsiders know how a golf course benefits its surroundings. Read More

Let’s not be lax

Let’s not be lax

November 12, 2015

Don’t think properly calibrating a fertilizer spreader is a big deal? Experts explain how complacency can burn turf and tamper with budgets. Read More

‘Special effects’

‘Special effects’

October 19, 2015

As courses engage in Fall prep, overseeding offers some key advantages when putting a course to sleep, or to make it come alive. Read More

Far-reaching problem

Far-reaching problem

October 19, 2015

Dollar spot has been with golf turf for a long time and it’s not going away. Here are some key strategies to understand, address and control this disease. Read More

Forward-thinking decisions

Forward-thinking decisions

October 19, 2015

Depending on your location, Fall means a sudden cooldown in temperatures or acceleration in golfer activity. Proper preventative maintenance ensures your greens are ready to handle what awaits. Read More

Achieve clarity

Achieve clarity

October 19, 2015

Our research identifies what perplexes you the most about managing your course’s water features, and what strategies have proven successful. Read More

Slave to the grind

Slave to the grind

June 17, 2015

Cut is king with superintendents, but some uncertainty exists with how to best achieve and maintain cut quality. GCI partners with Foley United to examine blade and reel maintenance trends. Read More

Cleat chaos

Cleat chaos

March 17, 2015

Aggressive new spike designs are chewing up putting surfaces. GCI investigates this nuisance and how to counter it. Read More

Stay sharp

Stay sharp

May 13, 2014

It’s so easy to err when grinding and sharpening mower reels and blades. Here six common mistakes and some well-honed tips to avoid them. Read More

High and dry

High and dry

July 16, 2012

A crippling drought is helping superintendents discover if their irrigation systems are up to snuff. But it’s also putting pressure on their budgets as they’re starting to feel the effects of having had to turn their systems on earlier this year. Read More