Looking Back To Move Forward, USGA Central Region Update

Posted on January 15th, 2021
Zach Nicoludis, agronomist, Central Region
Each golf season delivers a unique set of challenges that test all aspects of an agronomic program. While it is understandable that people don’t want to spend time dwelling on the past, taking the time to reflect on the successes and struggles of the pas…

What’s ahead for ‘zealous’ golfers?

Posted on January 15th, 2021
As the broader U.S. economy limps into 2021 and stimulus measures work to stave off a double-dip recession, the sentiment in golf remains optimistic, although there are certainly questions about how the industry will fare amid vaccine rollouts and the eventual return to public life. On the whole,…

Get the GCSAA Now app

Posted on January 13th, 2021
The latest GCSAA app will give instant access to GCSAA news, resources and tools — available for iOS and Android GCSAA app news image 2GCSAA Now is the new mobile app to give you GCSAA news and information in the palm of your hands. Download documents, interact with fellow members, update your membership info and more. G…

Complete! Golf course environmental BMPs established for all 50 states

Posted on January 13th, 2021
From sea to shining sea, golf courses can look to the state-specific resources for making environmentally sound decisions and demonstrating stewardship. View all the guides here. January 12, 2021 | GCM staff Filed to: Best management practices Golf course state BMPs
Three years after launching t…

Youth on Course 2020 Review

Posted on January 13th, 2021
2020 was certainly a year of challenges and surprises. Youth on Course, like many nonprofits, had plenty of both. The Challenges: 
  • We could not see our amazing supporters face-to-face and our golf events were canceled. Fundraising to support our programming was expected to decline dramati

Employee Assistance Grant Process Opens January 15!

Posted on January 12th, 2021
  2018 e header What are Employee Assistance Grants? The Employee Assistance Grants were made available by Senate Bill 748, and are designed to provide support to employees impacted by the MDHHS Gathering and Face Mask Order that took effect on November 18, 2020. The Michigan Restaurant & Lodg…

New used oil checklist available for performing self-audits

Posted on January 12th, 2021
The Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) is committed to providing businesses with tools that help ensure compliance and keep people and our environment safe.  Recently, EGLE’s Materials Management Division partnered with the Water Resources Division,

#48 – Course Conditions – Q4 2020

Posted on January 11th, 2021

January Michigan Golf Journal

Posted on January 7th, 2021
Get a jump on the Michigan golf season by trying Ice Golf in February, or planning a trip to southern Indiana where spring blooms sooner. Speaking of ice, we have a golf Q&A with Red Wings head coach Jeff Blashill too, plus Jr. Golfers of the Year, an inside look at WDIV-TV news anchors who golf, new C…

Michigan publishes BMPs

Posted on January 7th, 2021
by Kate Hiebert, GCSAA Golf course superintendents lead the development of statewide best management practices with a grant from the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America Lawrence, Kan. (Jan. 5, 2021) – A collaborative effort by the Michigan Golf Course Superintendents Associ…
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