Videos

GCI Tech Coference Video: Tim Hiers

GCI Tech Coference Video: Tim Hiers

August 29, 2016

The Club at Mediterra’s Tim Hiers provides a fast-paced ending to the debut GCI Tech Conference by revealing small tasks superintendents can perform to boost their standings at their own clubs and within the industry. Read More

Tartan Talks No. 2

Tartan Talks No. 2

August 16, 2016

Live from Jersey City overlooking the Manhattan skyline, American Society of Golf Course Architects President Greg Martin of Martin Design joins Tartan Talks to discuss what it’s like leading an industry association and how golf course superintendents can promote match play atmospheres at their respectively facilities. Read More

New disease models

New disease models

August 4, 2016

Between playing tennis on a bentgrass court and eating brats at the Wisconsin Turfgrass Field Day, we caught up with the University of Wisconsin’s Dr. Paul Koch to discuss emerging technologies and models in disease forecasting. Read More

GCI Tech video: Ken Mangum

GCI Tech video: Ken Mangum

July 12, 2016

Retired Atlanta Athletic Club director of golf courses and grounds Ken Mangum discusses ways superintendents can more effectively manage people. Read More

Aiding their recovery

Aiding their recovery

July 7, 2016

TPC Louisiana director of golf course operations Brandon Reese (@brandonleereese) describes the industrywide effort to help members of The Greenbrier agronomic team affected by severe flooding. Read More

GCI Tech Conference video: Dana Lonn

GCI Tech Conference video: Dana Lonn

June 30, 2016

Dana Lonn, managing director of Toro’s Center for Advanced Turf Technology, looks at the future of water management and data implementation in the golf industry. Read More

Tartan Talks Number 1

Tartan Talks Number 1

June 25, 2016

Our Tartan Talks series begins with Andy Staples of Staples Golf Design discussing ways to make municipal golf courses outdoor spaces with broad community appeal. Read More

Optimizing Turfgrass Performance Using the POGO System

Optimizing Turfgrass Performance Using the POGO System

June 14, 2016

Data collection is becoming more and more popular and prominent in the turfgrass management world. Many misunderstandings exist regarding what to measure, how to measure and what to do with the information.Agronomist Carmen Magro, who serves as vice president, business development, Stevens Water Monitoring Systems, discusses how proper monitoring... Read More

'Old school' U.S. Open

'Old school' U.S. Open

June 13, 2016

GCI publisher/editorial director Pat Jones and associate editor Guy Cipriano provide an agronomic preview of the 2016 U.S. Open at Oakmont Country Club. Read More

Preventing Anthracnose

Preventing Anthracnose

June 3, 2016

Scott Griffith, superintendent of the University of Georgia Golf Course, discusses treating anthracnose on young greens, as well as the strategy of nutrition and rotating in new fungicide chemistries he uses to control and suppress anthracnose on his course. Read More

Anthracnose Outlook 2016

Anthracnose Outlook 2016

June 3, 2016

In this early June interview, Dr. Mike Agnew, Syngenta field technical manager, provides his expert advice on what superintendents might expect from anthracnose pressure this season on their golf courses, as well as some key tips to both manage and contain this troublesome turf disease. @SyngentaTurf Read More

Super work for veterans

Super work for veterans

May 12, 2016

Mike Blackwood explains how he helped create an outing benefiting veterans at Black Hawk (Pa.) Golf Course and offers suggestions for superintendents who want to organize similar events at their respective courses. Read More