Monthly Turfgrass Roundup: August 2016

Here’s a roundup of turfgrass articles and links from the past month: Travis Russell took some great photos of bermudagrass under different amounts of shade: Nice visual changes in growth of common bermudagrass exposed to 20, 40, 60, or 80% continual shade for 5 days. pic.twitter.com/kS6ks459un — Travis Russell (@Trane_92) August 11, 2016 Air temperature… Continue reading Monthly Turfgrass Roundup: August 2016

Monthly Turfgrass Roundup: July 2016

Here’s a roundup of turfgrass articles and links from the past month: A lot of rain in a short time. This is what the southwest monsoon looks like. This video from STRI about putting green performance measurements: #Video watch part 2 of Making the Cut about #TheOpen @RoyalTroonGC @striturf_richw discusses #course #measurements pic.twitter.com/pQggW1nhlc — STRI… Continue reading Monthly Turfgrass Roundup: July 2016

Monthly Turfgrass Roundup: June 2016

Here’s a roundup of turfgrass articles and links from the past month: Kreuser with a cool video of syringing to cool turf: Syringing effects gone in <2 min. Notice the wind's effect on the boundary layer; use fans! https://t.co/57AcVysT2S pic.twitter.com/eOAbNvLmrV — Bill Kreuser (@UNLturf) June 17, 2016 Silvertown on Agatha Christie and Park Grass. MLSN… Continue reading Monthly Turfgrass Roundup: June 2016

Monthly Turfgrass Roundup: May 2016

Here’s a roundup of turfgrass articles and links from the past month: An ET calculator for any location, now in a Japanese version. From Andrew McDaniel, images of earthquake damage on Kumamoto golf courses: Japan's Kumamoto Prefecture. Golf course images showing damage from the earthquake. pic.twitter.com/cT4UWIjlrD — Andrew McDaniel (@drumcturf) May 22, 2016 From Bhupendra… Continue reading Monthly Turfgrass Roundup: May 2016

Monthly Turfgrass Roundup: March 2016

Here’s a roundup of turfgrass articles and links from the past month: Handout and slides, Beijing and Bangkok, playability and sustainability. China Golf Show report. Weed ID tool with lots of photos. Video report from the R&A sustainability seminar. Jason Haines with these presentation slides on 4 years of MLSN. Driving range before and after:… Continue reading Monthly Turfgrass Roundup: March 2016

Monthly Turfgrass Roundup: February 2016

Here’s a roundup of turfgrass articles and links from the past month: Is the leaking barrel analogy irrelevant? Andrew Anderson with sunrise and sunset photos in Sydney. Seriously special place. The sun rises and sets over water. #nswgc #sydney #botanybay pic.twitter.com/GbCTrqcdBQ — Andrew Anderson (@AndrewTurfNerd) February 22, 2016 Comments about tournament conditioning guidelines. Paul Robertson… Continue reading Monthly Turfgrass Roundup: February 2016

Monthly Turfgrass Roundup: December 2015

Here’s a roundup of turfgrass articles and links from the past month: “The R&A is proposing a new approach to golf green construction” Estimating daily light integral (DLI) in Tennessee. Mike Richardson shared this useful chart with monthly DLI for 48 states in the USA. @UTTurfPath @asianturfgrass this is still a good chart to see… Continue reading Monthly Turfgrass Roundup: December 2015

Monthly Turfgrass Roundup: November 2015

Here’s a roundup of turfgrass articles and links from the past month: Mineral nutrients in grass leaves, compared to those in the soil, or why some elements are almost never required as fertilizer. 2015 report from Michael, Obear, and Kreuser on growing degree days and plant growth regulators. What's the ideal GDD interval for your… Continue reading Monthly Turfgrass Roundup: November 2015