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Double your donation to the Wee One

Posted on April 5th, 2019
The 2019 Wee One Fundraiser is almost sold out for Monday May 20th at Franklin Hills, if you can not attend or want to take advantage of this double your money offer you can still support this great cause as again this year. The MiGCSA will once again be matching 100% of any individual member donations to

Federal Winterkill Research Proposal

Posted on April 4th, 2019
Greetings golf course superintendents: Winter injury on turfgrass is one of the most challenging, and poorly understood, aspects of managing turfgrass in northern climates. A team of researchers from six universities (University of Minnesota, Michigan State University, University of Wisco…

Paul Galligan, 2019 GAM Superintendent Award of Merit Winner

Posted on April 1st, 2019
The 2019 Golf Association of Michigan Superintendent Award of Merit will be presented to MiGCSA Class A Member Paul Galligan, Director of Grounds at Grand Traverse Resort at the GAM Annual Meeting on April 22nd at Detroit Golf Club. Paul will be presented with this award during lunch served from 12:

Tee Times 4 Turf Auction

Posted on March 28th, 2019
The MTF once again will be hosting the Annual Tee Times 4 Turf on-line Golf Auction for Turf Research at MSU. Many clubs generously support turf research by donating a round of golf. The success of this event is directly related to the great network of golf here in Michigan and we are very fortunate to ha…

Dam Scary To Remove Ice, USGA Central Region Update

Posted on March 22nd, 2019
It’s hard to imagine opening a golf course to play when putting greens are still buried in snow, but spring is coming soon. Anxious turf managers at courses where playing surfaces are dominated by Poa annua have reported localized areas of turf under dense ice cover for at least 70 to 8…

Traverse City Golf and Country Club: Serving its Membership, Year after Year

Posted on March 22nd, 2019
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Chris Whitten to Succeed David Graham as GAM Executive Director

Posted on March 15th, 2019
FARMINGTON HILLS – Chris Whitten, the University of Michigan Men’s Head Golf Coach since 2011, has been hired to succeed David Graham as Executive Director of the Golf Association of Michigan. “I am honored to have this opportunity to lead and contribute at the Golf Association of Michigan,

Michigan Golf Journal – March 2019

Posted on March 14th, 2019
· Buddy Trips: French Lick Resort · Caddyshack Parables · College Recruiting Tips from MSU · Drive, Chip and Putt Sign-up · Learn to Build Golf Clubs · The new sage Run in U.P. … And more in Michigan’s only monthly golf news publication.

2019 GAM Superintendent Award of Merit

Posted on March 12th, 2019
Nominations are Open, Deadline of March 28th Receiving the GAM Superintendent Award of Merit is a special honor bestowed upon a Superintendent who has demonstrated leadership, professionalism, good character and high standards of conduct through pursuits associated with Golf Course Grounds
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