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Posted on November 27th, 2020
  GCSAA Members earn education points with FREE Webinars – Live or On Demand What to Do about Winter – Roundtable Discussion – On Demand We don’t know what winter conditions will be in 2020, but we do have tips to help you prepare. Kevin Frank, Ph.D., and Bill Kreuser, Ph.D., mad…

Youth on Course Has Record Year in 2020

Posted on November 25th, 2020
We all will remember 2020 as the year that brought unparalleled challenges and opportunities. Many establishments needed to retool how they did business and some, unfortunately, did not survive. Sporting events were cancelled or proceeded forward but with the strange phenomenon of no fans to ch…

U.S. Facility Financial Health Update

Posted on November 24th, 2020
 
Back in 2009, towards the end of the Great Recession, we surveyed U.S. golf courses and clubs regarding their financial health. We did it again in 2016 to see how things had changed, and again over the course of the past few months.
 
In both 2009 and 2016, roughly a quarter of public courses

Michigan Golf Business Virtual Conference Series

Posted on November 18th, 2020
  Click Here to Register Agenda Tuesday December 1:  CLICK ON THE IMAGE TO HEAR KRAIG’s INVITATION Snapshot 1 10 20 2020 11 38 AM
  • 9:00am: Reception/Registration Area:  The MGCA Staff will be “online” to greet you between 9:00 and 10:00. Log onto the Conference and view the daily greeting fro

New Grants for Qualified Small Businesses to Expand Capacity this Winter

Posted on November 16th, 2020
Application Opens Wednesday, November 18th at Noon Get Application Details HERE  Application Process
  1. Consider what weatherization you could do at your business to expand capacity; or consider what you have done since August 1, 2020 to add capacity for the winter.
  2. Submit your application b

Spring Lake’s Anna Kramer Tops 2020 Women’s Honor Roll

Posted on November 13th, 2020
FARMINGTON HILLS – Anna Kramer of Spring Lake put in the work to be a better golfer and decided to enjoy the game more in 2020. “I focused on trying to have fun and not be so uptight if I hit a bad shot or had a bad hole,” she said. “I really tried to enjoy that I was getting to play, that I could have fun o…

Blythefield C.C. Finalizes Revitalization of Golf Course

Posted on November 12th, 2020
  GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Blythefield Country Club, the host of the Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give, is completing the final stage of the major renovation and revitalization of its 18-hole golf course and Club grounds.   With an Old English derivation meaning “quiet fields…

Thank You 2020 Industry Partners

Posted on November 11th, 2020
As the end of the unprecedentedly challenging 2020 golf season is upon us it is important for all MiGCSA Members to remember the 2020 Industry Partners and your fellow members who work for them. As the pandemic swept into our daily lives in March of this year there was steadfast support f

2020 GAM Men’s Player of the Year

Posted on November 9th, 2020
Canton’s James Piot Tops 2020 Men’s Honor Roll FARMINGTON HILLS – James Piot of Canton had a great golf summer highlighted by being the runner-up in the Michigan Amateur Championship and earning the No. 2 seed at the U.S. Amateur Championship. “But I didn’t finish,” the redshirt junio…

MSU Turf Team – Research Support – Virtual School

Posted on November 9th, 2020
The Michigan Turfgrass Foundation thanks the MSU Turf Team and Michigan State University with the efforts they have put forward to provide virtual continuing education and research information  December 1 – 17  2020 The Foundation will be sending information regarding the Tu
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