Turfgrass roundup: June 2017

Three points about turfgrass roots and fertilizer. Frank Rossi, Dan Dinelli, and Roch Gaussoin on TurfNet Radio talking organic matter. Zoysia growing into bermuda at 6.8 cm per month. Matee Suntisawasdi with photos of zoysia greens in Thailand: Zoysia grass on putting greens at Bang Pra GC. Chonburi Thailand. Mowing height 3.0 mm. speed 9… Continue reading Turfgrass roundup: June 2017

Turfgrass roundup: May 2017

Billy Crow asks how do I know if I have a nematode problem? MacKenzie’s fundamental principle of greenkeeping. Paul Jansen with an amazing video of greenkeeping in Myanmar: Myanmar (formally Burma) greenkeeping highlights reel @SuperintndtMag @gcamagazine @GCM_Magazine @GCImagazine @TurfgrassZealot pic.twitter.com/sQty6sswl7 — Jansen Golf Design (@pauljansengolf) May 28, 2017 Bill Kreuser wrote about PGR over-regulation on… Continue reading Turfgrass roundup: May 2017

Turfgrass roundup: April 2017

Easily identify four tropical grasses. Paul Jansen on a “Sustainable by Design” tour. BOGOR: Surely Asia's best kept golf secret #Indonesia pic.twitter.com/IhhbgIdpCg — Paul Jansen (@pauljansengolf) April 27, 2017 Photos and presentations from the R&A Sustainability Seminar in Japan. Website visits by computer, phone, or tablet. The GP Avatar app from PACE Turf. We see… Continue reading Turfgrass roundup: April 2017

Turfgrass roundup: March 2017

In more than 3000 soil samples from turfgrass sites, how is aluminum affected by pH? Gabe Hughes with an amazing photo of microdochium patch in Corvallis: Love seeing how these trials are evolving yearly! @mattoxgolf is seeing results w/fungi alternative trials @OSU_TurfClub winter field day pic.twitter.com/BqloRUlMBc — Gabe Hughes (@GrassJanitor) March 1, 2017 Salinity and… Continue reading Turfgrass roundup: March 2017

Monthly Turfgrass Roundup: December 2016

Some great articles and summaries come out at the end of every year. Here are some excellent items from the past month: Bill Kreuser learned these five things about PGRs this year. Luke Partridge with photos from Emirates GC: A few snaps of the week so far @dubailadiesmasters@OMEGAGolfDubai @haldane_craig @EmiratesGC @LETgolf pic.twitter.com/8eFW1UDHX7 — Luke Partridge… Continue reading Monthly Turfgrass Roundup: December 2016

Monthly Turfgrass Roundup: September 2016

In this month’s roundup: fertilizer, roots, golf in Japan, identifying a turf disease, the Ryder Cup, putting green performance, and much more. What’s the probability of a positive response to fertilizer application? Sue Crawford reports on a #MLSN trial green: Roots on our #MLSN trial green 18 days after hollow tine aeration. 3.5" deep. Poa… Continue reading Monthly Turfgrass Roundup: September 2016