Videos

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

Keeping the Bermuda tidy

Keeping the Bermuda tidy

October 28, 2016

Pat Jones chats with Derek Settle of the Bayer Green Solutions Team about controlling fairy ring, nematodes, left spot and other potential issues on Bermudagrass. For more insight from Settle and the Bayer Green Solutions Team, visit the “Talking Turf” blog at www.backedbybayer.com. Read More

Wide-ranging uses

Wide-ranging uses

October 26, 2016

Anuvia national accounts director John Fowler discusses the versatility of GreenTRX and where it fits into a golf course agronomic program. Read More

Proactive nutrition

Proactive nutrition

October 17, 2016

Pat Jones chats with Koch Turf & Ornamental’s Andy Drohen about the value of proactive nutrition especially during a challenging year like the one many superintendents endured in 2016. For more information on the practices discussed in the podcast, visit www.KochTurf.com. Read More

Turf health benefits of amino acids

Turf health benefits of amino acids

October 7, 2016

The conditions on a golf course are rarely optimal for turfgrass health. Superintendents are in a constant struggle to provide faster green speeds and healthier turf, two somewhat contradictory goals. For years, superintendents have turned to amino acid products to increase turf’s ability to withstand stress. But how does it work? Quail Hollow's... Read More

Tartan Talks No. 3

Tartan Talks No. 3

September 15, 2016

Our Tartan Talks series continues with Jim Cervone of Cervone Golf Design discussing factors to consider when renovating greens. Read More

The Shark Speaks

The Shark Speaks

September 1, 2016

Greg Norman discusses golf course design and construction trends and his relationship with the GCBAA and the Sticks for Kids program. Read More

When it’s time to rent

When it’s time to rent

September 1, 2016

Sunbelt Rentals national strategic accounts manager Kevin Grieder joins us at the GCBAA meetings to discuss steps superintendents should take when renting equipment for renovations, offseason projects and major events. Read More

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