Videos

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

‘A beast of a grass’

‘A beast of a grass’

April 1, 2016

Mission Viejo (Calif.) Country Club superintendent Scot Dey discusses kikuyugrass and the network he has developed to help him manage it. Read More

What about the K?

What about the K?

March 9, 2016

Compass Minerals Senior Agronomist Mark Davis shares the signs and scenarios superintendents need to be aware of that the soil profile is deficient in potassium (K). Davis also discusses how and when to monitor for potassium levels, as well as the timing and means to introduce K back into the soil. Read More