Dennis Hurley, Turf Drainage Co. of America: Drainage Techniques That The Pros Use
Nov 10 2015A discussion of installation techniques that are used by the top drainage contractors across the country.
- Freehand and Annual Flowers
posted May 26 2015 by Stanley Heidinger"Is it safe to apply Freehand granular herbicide around annuals? We planted all of our flowers and are trying to keep weeds down this year without hand pulling. "
- I am not really down with data; should I be?
posted May 26 2015 by Chris Tritabaugh"While doing office work last week, I was listening to one of the video podcasts Kaminski and Watschke have been doing. This one was with Matt Shaffer and in it Matt was talking about all of the dat..."
- greensmaster 3100 2wd...2006
posted May 25 2015 by Jeff Moore"hey guys just seeing if anyone has had to adjust their speeds on any of these motors..we have 2 of them..1 of them is a tad slower than the other..they have the briggs 16 hp engines....ive ad..."
Latest from the blogs...
Here at the 'Rock
- Fixated on The Future of Golf at Rockbottum CC
"The internet, pronounced: Inner-nayut hereabouts, has had a serious impact on golf, triggering a fearsome fixation on futurism around the woodstove in our barn Turf Care Center. The Net (and the voices in my head) have been asking me: What do we do? Who are our cus..." Read more →
- TurfNet RADIO: Norm Hummel on green firmness and other "soil" issues
"In this episode of Frankly Speaking, I chat with my old buddy Norm Hummel, Ph.D., recently semi-retired after selling his soil physical testing lab to Turf and Soil Diagnostics. Norm and I chat ab..." Read more →
Career & Tech Interchange
- Website Series: Professional Photography for Your Course & Career
"While building career materials projects throughout the years, one key component is typically missing from them: excellent photography. The kind that can showcase just how great your..." Read more →
The Mindful Superintendent
Career Advancement is JOB ONE!
- Self-Funded Personal Career Budgets: A Superintendent’s Best Friend In Good or Bad Economies
"I have always been disappointed that so many golf course superintendents and assistants are unwilling to pay their own way to participate in career securing and career advancing events when an empl..." Read more →
Third Way Green
The Turfgrass Zealot
- Ten Things To Remember: On Assistant Superintendent Leadership Skills "My last post covered some basics on being excellent. Kind of a 101 level of how to roll. Now lets look at leadership. Over the years, I've seen some things that Assistant Supers are and are not doing when it comes to being leaders. And let's reall..." Read more →
Pitch Prep in the UK
- Arsenal FC and Wimbledon (All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club)
London is the location this week. Yesterday was a morning trip to Arsenal FC's Training Centre to meet with head groundsman Steve Braddock. With us, we brought an Air2g2 and a Koro with a Universe rotor. The staff there tested out the Air2 on a pa... Read more →
View from the Cheap Seats
- Career: Know when to stay the course, and when to change it...
"This is a career case study of two individuals in very different circumstances but with one thing in common: they know what they want out of life and career. Those of you who have hung around TurfNet for any length of time either know or know of John Colo. Passionate golf course superintendent..." Read more →
Welcome New Members
Gene DavisElk Rapids Golf Club, Elk Rapids Michigan
Rob GiampietroBull's Bridge Golf Club, S Kent, CT 06785
Keith WoodQuail Hollow Club, Charlotte, NC
Tom HowardReynolds Plantation, Greensboro, GA
Doug BrooksCastle pines golf club, Castle rock Colorado 80108
Michael BerningMaplecrest Country Club, Goshen, IN, USA
Brian VelasquezRotolo Consultants Inc., Slidell, Louisiana
Frank CarinoCentral Turf & Irrigation Supply Inc, Elmsford, NY
Timothy HainesMountain Meadows Golf Course/AGC, Pomona, CA
Patrick JanisonBlue Ridge Trail Golf Club, Mountaintop PA 18707
- "A torn jacket is soon mended, but hard words bruise the heart of a child..."
— Henry Wadsworth Longfellow