Rotam North America Hires New National T&O Account Manager

Posted on September 27th, 2018
Rotam North America, a leader in post-patent chemistry, is pleased to announce that Michael Blume has joined the Professional Products team as the National T&O Account Manager. Blume is a talented, innovate leader with a proven track record in the turf and ornamental industry, with extensi…

Neil Cleveland Joins PBI-Gordon as Vice President and General Manager

Posted on September 27th, 2018
(Kansas City, Mo.) – September 25, 2018– The employee-owners of PBI-Gordon announced today that Neil Cleveland has joined the company as vice president and general manager. Cleveland will oversee all aspects of the PBI-Gordon Professional Turf & Ornamental and Home Lawn & Garde…

Solid-Tine Aeration Order Of Operations, USGA Central Region Update

Posted on September 24th, 2018
Apply dry sand to putting greens before solid-tine aeration to improve operational efficiency.  
By Zach Nicoludis, agronomist, Central Region Solid-tine aeration is a key component of many putting green management programs because aeration channels enhance gas exchange and water move…

2018 Ally Challenge at Warwick Hills, Volunteers Needed!

Posted on September 8th, 2018
Warwick Hills G&CC is hosting the Ally Challenge next week September 10-16. Superintendent Chris Kuciemba needs some volunteers to help with maintenance tasks on the golf course.  He needs about 5-10 workers per shift, especially Wednesday September 12 – Sunday S

Crab, Crab, Goose USGA Central Region Update

Posted on September 7th, 2018
Diagnosing and controlling goosegrass early in its life cycle is the key to preventing it from spreading and evolving into a serious, chronic problem. Experienced golf turf managers in northern states have little trouble identifying and controlling crabgrass. They know when and where to apply p…
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