Videos

Tweets with great views

Tweets with great views

February 2, 2017

Gull Lake (Mich.) Country Club superintendent Jesse Shaver joins us to discuss the scenic Michigan property he maintains and how quality images can create a dynamic social media presence. Shaver is being honored in the “Best Twitter Feed” category at #GCITweetUp17 in Orlando. Read More

Tartan Talks No. 7

Tartan Talks No. 7

January 27, 2017

Ian Andrew of Ian Andrew Golf Design joins us for the seventh edition of our Tartan Talk series to discuss one of the most debated topics in golf course design and maintenance – bunkers. Read More

"It's about the socks"

"It's about the socks"

January 27, 2017

In anticipation of the 2017 Golf Industry Show in Orlando, GCI publisher Pat Jones offers guidance and suggestions – and a bit of fashion advice – from his three decades of attending trade shows. Read More

Tartan Talks No. 6

Tartan Talks No. 6

January 9, 2017

Forrest Richardson of Forrest Richardson & Associates joins us for the sixth edition of our Tartan Talks series to discuss Mountain Shadows, a par-3 course consisting of only 13 ½ maintained acres of turf opening later this winter in Arizona. Richardson also describes philosophical changes in golf course maintenance and architecture in the arid... Read More

Creating TRX Technology

Creating TRX Technology

January 3, 2017

Anuvia's plant nutrition products for turf managers exceed Exceptional Quality (EQ) standards set by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and its facilities leave behind only clean air and water as a result of the manufacturing process. Read More

What went down in ‘16

What went down in ‘16

December 21, 2016

The golf market didn’t expand in 2016, but plenty of encouraging things happened for people and facilities making smart decisions. GCI publisher Pat Jones and associate editor Guy Cipriano discuss industry trends and newsmakers as 2017 approaches. Read More

Building Bluejack

Building Bluejack

December 20, 2016

Bluejack National director of agronomy Eric Bauer might be the only person to grow-in four golf courses and have a Twitter handle on his golf bag. Bauer joined us to discuss his successful career, opening the first Tiger Woods-designed golf course in the United States, maintaining zoysiagrass and the power of social media. Read More

Tartan Talks No. 5

Tartan Talks No. 5

December 5, 2016

Nathan Crace of Watermark Golf joins us for the fifth edition of our Tartan Talks series to discuss the short course he built as a 10-year-old, his first encounter with Bob Cupp, practice facility design and even fiction writing. Read More

Winter Feeds Into Spring

Winter Feeds Into Spring

November 29, 2016

Dr. Larry Murphy, a consultant with Compass Minerals, discusses the importance of fall nutrition and what is essential now for ensuring turf survival through the winter months, strategies for feeding turf, common mistakes turf managers make at this time of year, as well as what particular nutrients promote quick recovery during spring green-up. Read More

Ending ’16, Starting ‘17

Ending ’16, Starting ‘17

November 22, 2016

Pat Jones chats with Zac Reicher of the Bayer Green Solutions team about what he saw in 2016 and how to get your turf ready for a healthy start to 2017. For more insight from Reicher and the Bayer Green Solutions team, visit the “Talking Turf” blog at www.backedbybayer.com. Read More

Update on ultradwarf

Update on ultradwarf

November 10, 2016

Old Chatham Golf Club director of golf course management and past Carolinas GCSA President Brian Powell discusses one of the popular topics in the region this year – managing ultradwarf Bermudagrass greens. Read More

Carolinas Show 2016

Carolinas Show 2016

November 10, 2016

Hope Valley Country Club superintendent and Carolinas GCSA President David Lee discusses 2016 around the region and what to expect from the 2016 Carolinas GCSA Conference and Show in Myrtle Beach. Read More

Wolfpack mentality

Wolfpack mentality

November 8, 2016

The National Golf Club of Canada associate superintendent Grant Murphy joins us at Green Start Academy to describe how his team gets individuals working together as one to accomplish lofty agronomic goals. Murphy also provides guidance on establishing a successful long-term relationship with a boss. Read More

Tartan Talks No. 4

Tartan Talks No. 4

October 28, 2016

Damian Pascuzzo of Pascuzzo/Pate Golf Design joins us to discuss the evolution of the West Coast water situation and where he thinks the relationship between golf and water is headed. Read More