Frank S. Rossi, Ph.D., Cornell University: 2015 - The Year in Review
Dec 01 2015A discussion of events and conditions from throughout the country during 2015 and how superintendents can share information to learn from one another.
Andy Staples, Staples Golf Design: Growing the Game Through Golf Course Architecture
Dec 15 2015Practical information on how rethinking how golf courses are designed can help grow the game by appealing to a wider audience.
- Dump Trailer
posted Yesterday, 09:20 AM by Michael Elliott"I found an older post about this but looking for an update. We are in the market for a dump trailer and I am looking for some options. We want a three way dump feature as well as someth..."
- Share your demons
posted Nov 24 2015 by Paul MacCormack"Hey Turfnet Gang, I am in the process of developing my next series (and next conference talk)for the "Mindful Super" and wondered if you would lend a hand. A couple of years back I sta..."
- Toro 835 Irrigation Heads
posted Nov 24 2015 by Brian Benedict"Just wanted to reach out to you all and solicit your feedback. For several years now we have been improving 2 fairways at a time upgrading our irrigation system / coverage each year. We..."
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Career & Tech Interchange
Career Advancement is JOB ONE!
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Join Dave Wilber as he talks with Pat Sisk, CGCS, about the history and caretaking of Milwaukee Country Club. Milwaukee Counry Club is one of those places. It has history and character. Patrick Sisk commands the hel... Read more →
The Turfgrass Zealot
- The Turfgrass Zealot Project, Episode #10: Talking Jobs with Armen Suny "Join me and Armen Suny as we take a deep dive into the world of job searches and job interviews. Episode 10 of The Turfgrass Zealot Project is not short on passion. Both Armen Suny and I really want you to succeed in your career goals. Handling..." Read more →
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TurfNet Members' Trip: IRELAND 2015
- Saturday: Ballymac Golf, then onto Dublin for a Guinness tour
"The last day of the TurfNet Members' Trip 2015 (for those not extending) kicked off with a 9-hole scramble match at the Ballymascanlon Hotel and Golf Course, the only parkland course on the trip this year. John Gall and John Gosselin are all smiles as the trip winds down on Saturday. Before the round, trip organizer and Mr. Irish, Jon Kiger, snuck away to 100-year old Lawless Barbers in Dundal..." Read more →
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