Although large patch and its hosts have been around a long time, little is understood about this blight disease that affects warm-season turfgrasses.
The 1964 U.S. Open champion, who pioneered golf telecasts, died two days after his 82nd birthday and less than two weeks after his induction into the World Golf Hall of Fame.
In its 24th year, the Turf and Ornamental Communicators Association is a 200-plus member association comprising editorial, advertising and marketing professionals working in various segments of the green industry.
The Mobile Weed Manual is designed to help users choose herbicides for use in warm- and cool-season turfgrasses and a variety of ornamentals.
More than 20 sessions provide instruction on how to use the company's products as well as non-manufacturer-specific information designed to teach attendees how to design and build their own irrigation systems.
High water associated with spring rain did little to dampen the spirits of many superintendents throughout the Chicago area.
Plant breeder and turfgrass professor Milt Engelke, Ph.D., said selecting the right turfgrass species will take on increasing importance as water-use challenges intensify.