Turf

Seek and destroy

Seek and destroy

June 1, 2017

Penn State Agronomist Ben McGraw provides some insight on annual bluegrass weevil (ABW) control methods as the pest emerges from its winter slumber. Read More

UP-Star SC

UP-Star SC

May 15, 2017

The SC formulation’s stable suspension of the insecticide in liquid delivers long-lasting residual control to combat challenging turf pests. Read More

AvatarPLX

AvatarPLX

May 15, 2017

In addition to control of Annual Bluegrass Weevils (ABW) on turf, AvatarPLX insecticide (Acephate, Imidacloprid) controls over 50 pests. Read More

Round and round

Round and round

May 12, 2017

A comprehensive ABW strategy is more than just spray and forget. Success stems from a multiple-application approach. Read More

Reaction time

Reaction time

May 9, 2017

What to do if one of your team members is stricken by a heat-related illness? Read More

See the signs

See the signs

May 9, 2017

Sports medicine specialist Dr. Sean A. Cupp offers insights on the warning signs for heat-related illnesses to look for in your maintenance crew. Read More

Know when to say when

Know when to say when

May 8, 2017

Superintendent Gene Scarborough educates his laborers on the importance of heat safety and why it’s important to know when to get from the sun. Read More

Full of it

Full of it

May 8, 2017

Full of water, that is. Proper hydration and cool-down opportunities are ways superintendent Matt Herstad keeps his crew out of danger on hot days. Read More

Common sun sense

Common sun sense

May 8, 2017

Employing experience and common sense are two cornerstones for keeping laborers safe in high heat and humidity. Read More

Never too much

Never too much

May 8, 2017

In addition to education, Southern California superintendent Scott Dey considers repetition a key tenet to avoid heat-related illness among his crew. Read More

Willing and able

Willing and able

April 21, 2017

Jeff Snyder sees the golf course from the player’s perspective. That’s why he was the perfect superintendent to get the course at The Water’s Edge Country Club back in shape. Read More

Covering the basics

Covering the basics

April 21, 2017

Superintendent David Dickson’s no-frills yet adaptable agronomic philosophies are helping 120-year-old Allegheny Country Club enhance its reputation. Read More